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by Partsman
Thu Dec 01, 2022 5:17 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Light Brown
Replies: 4
Views: 26

Re: The Light Brown

Simply beautiful, the proportions are spot on! I also like the looks of your hook choice, they work well with this style.
Thanks for sharing , Mike.
by Partsman
Thu Dec 01, 2022 6:28 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Dark Watchett
Replies: 10
Views: 344

Re: Dark Watchett

Our friend here chugbug27 has a excellent sbs along with a complete history and several videos on the fly tying forum. Definitely very helpful and a good read. I need to learn how to add links but it’s not difficult to find.
mike.
by Partsman
Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:57 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Small Black 1820
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: Small Black 1820

Very fishy, I love the color selection, here in Michigan I’m thinking deer fly.
Thanks, Mike.
by Partsman
Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:52 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Ephemera and Semperfli silk threads
Replies: 14
Views: 353

Re: Ephemera and Semperfli silk threads

Welcome solitaryflyguy, that is a very nice tie. I can’t really comment on the two threads you have inquired about as I only have the empherea. But I’m really looking at other options such as yli, which may have a wider range of colors. If you do a search here I’m sure you will get a huge amount of ...
by Partsman
Mon Nov 14, 2022 1:03 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: First crack at a soft hackle and introduction
Replies: 10
Views: 380

Re: First crack at a soft hackle and introduction

Welcome to the forum, and very nice flies.
Mike.
by Partsman
Sun Nov 13, 2022 9:15 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Royal Charlie
Replies: 8
Views: 198

Re: Royal Charlie

Roadkill, that is sweet, it would fit in very nicely with some of the other royal patterns seen here. Is the silk waxed? Just curious because it is vibrant.
Thanks for sharing, Mike.
by Partsman
Mon Nov 07, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Walleye Wrecker
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: Walleye Wrecker

Norm, I was a very serious walleye angler for many years, It’s 45 minutes to the Saginaw river from my house and maybe a hour and half to the bay, but this streamer has Holloway Reservoir northeast of Flint written all over it! I’m tying a bunch of these and getting my walleye fishing buddy to take ...
by Partsman
Fri Nov 04, 2022 9:36 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: CDC and Moose
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: CDC and Moose

Ronr, I love the looks of the fly overall, the moose mane body is very cool and I think the cdc will be very effective.
Thanks for sharing, Mike.
by Partsman
Wed Nov 02, 2022 6:41 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: A Review of My Box
Replies: 9
Views: 375

Re: A Review of My Box

Dougsden, all three are excellent, but the iso really stands out! I’m going to have look up the recipe for that one, your tying is top notch. Thanks for sharing.
Mike.
by Partsman
Tue Oct 25, 2022 6:04 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Yorkshire Spider
Replies: 10
Views: 387

Re: Yorkshire Spider

Another great tie Norm, and I just watched the video, it was excellent. Thanks for the link Dubbn.
Mike.