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by Theroe
Sat Oct 16, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Starling Bloa.
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: The Starling Bloa.

Tom
You are on 🔥!!!

Nice work!!
by Theroe
Mon Oct 11, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Dark Moorgame
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Re: The Dark Moorgame

Updtate wrote: Mon Oct 11, 2021 12:12 pm Hook. Daiichi 1480 size 12.
Silk. Pearsalls gossamer orange.
Head. Peacock Herl.
Body. Dark hares ear.
Hackle. English Grouse.

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Very nice, Tom.......Lets see one on a smaller sneck :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Theroe
Mon Oct 11, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: hook question
Replies: 26
Views: 9902

Re: hook question

Bob’s quote from “The book“ sums it up just perfectly…… my opinion changes from day today, and from fly to fly. Therefore, I have a lot of hooks :shock: :lol:
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Public Enemy #1
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: Public Enemy #1

letumgo wrote: Thu Oct 07, 2021 4:15 pm GREAT name! Beautiful pattern.

I am reminded of Randall Kaufmann's Timberline Emerger (callibaetis imitation).
Ray, I had the exact same thought!
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs
Replies: 59
Views: 41292

Re: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs

I’ve always disagreed with most everyone on this: with regard to any copper items you have new, and old. If you take your pocket change and look at it, a new penny is reddish and an old Penny is brownish. I firmly believe that Sawyer meant to use new red wire, not enameled wire. Just my two cents…....
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs
Replies: 59
Views: 41292

Re: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs

I’ve always disagreed with most everyone on this: with regard to any copper items you have new, and old. If you take your pocket change and look at it, a new penny is reddish and an old Penny is brownish. I firmly believe that Sawyer meant to use new red wire, not enameled wire. Just my two cents…. ...
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Summer Dun.
Replies: 2
Views: 347

Re: Summer Dun.

Tom - I’m sorta shocked, seeing you wrap all of these 3351’s…….

What, no more Allcocks????

:lol: :lol:

Really nice pattern, by the way…

Dana
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Dark Spanish Needle
Replies: 11
Views: 3326

Re: Dark Spanish Needle

…….But it was a good story!!!! :shock:
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Variation on a Waterhen Bloa
Replies: 8
Views: 400

Re: Variation on a Waterhen Bloa

Thanks all for the encouraging comments. Ron, Ray - the only waxes I have on hand are a Waspi wax and ring wax. I guess its time I picked up some of the darker cobbler's wax to get that olive hue to the thread. Doug, I have not fished this pattern yet. There is a pretty healthy population of small ...
by Theroe
Thu Oct 07, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Breadcrust
Replies: 6
Views: 412

Re: Breadcrust

Love the Breadcrust……..in all versions!