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by Theroe
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Whiting Brahma Hen Capes
Replies: 5
Views: 243

Re: Whiting Brahma Hen Capes

Those are very nice indeed...........Four MORE reasons why I could never own a fly shop or anything remotely connected to the fly fishing genre........
by Theroe
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: How to Fish
Replies: 5
Views: 230

Re: How to Fish

Very uplifting – Perfect timing!
by Theroe
Mon Mar 23, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Wash Your Hare! (preparing hare mask)
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: Wash Your Hare! (preparing hare mask)

Ray -How much do you charge???? :lol:
by Theroe
Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Smaller flymphs
Replies: 43
Views: 1098

Re: Smaller flymphs

This is the actual clamp that was given to me... Dana, Is that artery clamp serrated right to the tip? I carry a similar device on a zinger on my fishing vest to grab flies from the fly box onstream when changing flies. It holds the fly securely while I fuss with the leader, old fly, etc. getting r...
by Theroe
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Dark Needle
Replies: 8
Views: 166

Re: The Dark Needle

upstatetrout wrote:
Thu Mar 19, 2020 1:05 pm
Hook. Daiichi 1480 size 16.
Silk. Pearsalls Gossamer sherry spinner #6b.
Head. Magpie Herl.P_20200319_123851.jpg
Hackle. Brownish Starling wing joint feather.
Body. Sherry spinner
Nice Tom - One of my favorites. I use that fly quite a bit on the Beaverkill.

Dana
by Theroe
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Smaller flymphs
Replies: 43
Views: 1098

Re: Smaller flymphs

SenecaLaker wrote:
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:41 pm
Daicchi #1110 in size 24 . Beaver body and Top of the neck Greenwells hackle. I think I broke a half dozen hackles before I got one to photograph
Extra nice fly you tied there, Mr. SenecaLaker !!
by Theroe
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Smaller flymphs
Replies: 43
Views: 1098

Re: Smaller flymphs

This is the actual clamp that was given to me...
by Theroe
Thu Mar 19, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: YLI 6b Alternative
Replies: 5
Views: 191

Re: YLI 6b Alternative

Kimono Silk Thread #370 Teriyaki is VERY CLOSE........ the fish will never know....
by Theroe
Thu Mar 19, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Smaller flymphs
Replies: 43
Views: 1098

Re: Smaller flymphs

Back when I was learning how to tie(I am still learning!!!)in the late 1970’s early 1980’s, I was a regular visitor at the Dette Shop.....On multiple occasions I asked Walter and Winnie where I could buy one of those clips to wrap my hackle with. The answer was always the same: “they weren’t sure”. ...
by Theroe
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:09 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Smaller flymphs
Replies: 43
Views: 1098

Re: Smaller flymphs

This is a bulldog artery clamp, similar to the one I use.
Obviously these are made to have even pressure across the range of motion, stopping blood flow, without crushing the artery. Both jaws have x-fine interlocking serrations, which grip even the tiniest, most fragile feather perfectly.

Dana