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by tups
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Jim Leisenring's Iron Blue Nymph, tied by him
Replies: 17
Views: 991

Re: Jim Leisenring's Iron Blue Nymph, tied by him

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by tups
Tue Mar 17, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Kryptonite Action
Replies: 15
Views: 1001

Re: Kryptonite Action

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by tups
Tue Mar 17, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Jim Leisenring's Iron Blue Nymph, tied by him
Replies: 17
Views: 991

Re: Jim Leisenring's Iron Blue Nymph, tied by him

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by tups
Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Fresh New York city sidewalk kill
Replies: 34
Views: 2786

Re: Fresh New York city sidewalk kill

“Tell me about the rabbits George.”
by tups
Sat Feb 15, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 2443

Re: Muskrat

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by tups
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: North Country spider article
Replies: 138
Views: 8124

Re: North Country spider article

Dr Herd. “The Fly” has given me many hours of enjoyment, so many thanks for that. I am under the impression that the Lister manuscript (c. 1712) and all those that followed are dominated by hackle patterns at the expense of winged flies. If that is true, then how to explain Pritt’s statement (1885) ...
by tups
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dye mix?
Replies: 9
Views: 1109

Re: Dye mix?

Much valuable info on dying feathers in this book by AK Best. Published 1993. For example. Medium dun from white hen feathers. 4 tbsp Rit pearl grey #39 1 tbsp Rit tan #16. Just as important, he covers how to handle the dyes. There is also a second edition which may be better. 5B31E230-4887-4005-968...
by tups
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hen hackle color names
Replies: 7
Views: 1055

Re: Hen hackle color names

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by tups
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: The Broughton Point.
Replies: 11
Views: 1380

Re: The Broughton Point.

Beautifully tied fly by the way
by tups
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: The Broughton Point.
Replies: 11
Views: 1380

Re: The Broughton Point.

In my head I pronounce this Broe tun Point

But it might also be
Brew tun
Brow tun
Bruff tun

Is anyone aware of the correct pronunciation?