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by DUBBN
Tue Nov 29, 2022 7:10 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Dark Watchett
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Dark Watchett

I like that on, Bill. To me, it looks kikebit wiukd be very successful the entire caddis and stonefly season.

I could, and would fish it with total confidence.
by DUBBN
Mon Nov 28, 2022 1:34 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: UV
Replies: 24
Views: 582

Re: UV

It kind of sounds like the idea that trout lose the ability to see UV when becoming adults is a fantasy. No matter what studies say. DUBBN, Fluorescent colors are light visible to the eye emitted when UV is absorbed by something. You don't have to see UV to see those bright colors. Bill I am pretty...
by DUBBN
Mon Nov 28, 2022 11:56 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: UV
Replies: 24
Views: 582

Re: UV

It kind of sounds like the idea that trout lose the ability to see UV when becoming adults is a fantasy. No matter what studies say.
by DUBBN
Sat Nov 26, 2022 8:29 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Snipe Bloa 1820
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: Snipe Bloa 1820

Whoa! Nicely done!

That is outstanding!
by DUBBN
Thu Nov 24, 2022 10:10 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hooks
Replies: 11
Views: 439

Re: Hooks

DOUGSDEN wrote: Wed Nov 23, 2022 10:55 pm Roadkill,
I went to Wholesale Fly Co.'s web-site and looked around! Very interesting place! Good prices especially on hooks!
Dougsden
:roll:
by DUBBN
Wed Nov 23, 2022 6:05 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: New Section Name
Replies: 12
Views: 325

Re: New Section Name

I am surprised the FAOL fly tying board wasnt named after him years ago.
by DUBBN
Mon Nov 21, 2022 7:58 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Melted Cased Caddis
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Re: Melted Cased Caddis

Good example there. Experimenting with different colored Crystal Chenille one can get fairly close to mimicking the color of most river substrates. For example, one strand of Orange and one of Pink came very close to duplicating the sand on the lower Fryingpan and Roaring Fork Rivers here in Western...
by DUBBN
Mon Nov 21, 2022 5:58 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: UV
Replies: 24
Views: 582

Re: UV

wsbailey wrote: Wed Nov 16, 2022 1:05 pm This dubbing contains U.V. materials. The pictures show the difference between lit and unlit with U.V. light. That doesn’t prove it’s more effective.

https://chucknduckflytying.com/products/electric-seal
I agree. Just because it has UV reflective materials does not mean it is more effective.
by DUBBN
Sun Nov 20, 2022 5:09 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hooks
Replies: 11
Views: 439

Re: Hooks

For most of my tying I use Wholesale Fly Company hooks. I can not prove it, but I believe they are the Old Dai-Riki hooks. At 7.00 per 100, they are a great value. Here is a link: https://www.wholesaleflycompany.com/ In my opinion, and that is all it is, they are better or equal to most of the brand...
by DUBBN
Thu Nov 17, 2022 5:16 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Head question
Replies: 24
Views: 884

Re: Head question

Ha ha ha

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