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by NightWatchman
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Solstice delight”
Replies: 1
Views: 70

“Solstice delight”

Hook. ........ Gaelic Supreme spider sz 14
Thread. ........ Pearsall’s gosssamer olive #16
Body. ........ Stripped peacock dyed yellow
Thorax. ........ Black ice dub
Hackle. ........ Golden Plover breast feather. One side stripped.
by NightWatchman
Fri Jun 18, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Coop’s Misfortune”
Replies: 6
Views: 327

Re: “Coop’s Misfortune”

Thanks guys for the kind word. I’ll let you know how it works out.
by NightWatchman
Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: The Stone Bloa
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: The Stone Bloa

Boy that is one handsome fly Tom. I’m surprised it hasn’t drawn more attention. 👏👏👏
by NightWatchman
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:18 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Iron Blue Dun”
Replies: 3
Views: 148

“Iron Blue Dun”

Hook. ....... Partridge Supreme UTE sz 12
Thread. ....... Pearsalls Gossamer scarlet. ** I think crimson is the correct color
Tail. ...... Herbert Miner hen dark dun
Body. ....... Natural mole
Hackle. ....... Herbert Miner hen cape dark dun
by NightWatchman
Sun Jun 13, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dubbing block ?
Replies: 11
Views: 637

Re: Dubbing block ?

Thanks Ray.
by NightWatchman
Sat Jun 12, 2021 9:04 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Coop’s Misfortune”
Replies: 6
Views: 327

Re: “Coop’s Misfortune”

Ray,

Named for my Colorado great nephew “Cooper” I’m sure this is probably an established pattern under another name. Was just tinkering around before bed last night. Thanks for the compliments.
by NightWatchman
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Coop’s Misfortune”
Replies: 6
Views: 327

“Coop’s Misfortune”

Hook. ....... Partridge Captain Hamilton sz 12
Thread. ...... Pearsalls gossamer purple
Body. ...... “. “. “
Ribbing. ...... Small silver wire
Thorax. ...... Black ice dub
Hackle. ...... Hen
by NightWatchman
Wed Jun 02, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dubbing block ?
Replies: 11
Views: 637

Re: Dubbing block ?

I received my dubbing block yesterday and it’s a handsome piece of work. I’m sure I’ll be fumbling for awhile but
i’ll let you know how I’m doing.
by NightWatchman
Fri May 28, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Cookshill Hen English Partridge
Replies: 12
Views: 806

Re: Cookshill Hen English Partridge

I would take him up on that Mike62 !
by NightWatchman
Wed May 26, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dubbing block ?
Replies: 11
Views: 637

Re: Dubbing block ?

So to continue on this subject. Do most of the members here believe that a body spun separately on a block
gives the fly a larger appeal to both the tier and the fish ?