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by newriverspey
Sun Apr 26, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Claret & Purple Starling
Replies: 24
Views: 4900

Re: Claret & Purple Starling

Ray and Alan, those are great ties and purple is a great color! Thanks for posting these.
by newriverspey
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Another local
Replies: 4
Views: 710

Re: Another local

Ray,

I use XS wire but you can change the wire size depending on the size of the hook used.
by newriverspey
Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Another local
Replies: 4
Views: 710

Another local

This tied on a #18
by newriverspey
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Another Local
Replies: 5
Views: 819

Re: Another Local

Glad you like the fly. Sorry, I forgot about the tail, it is speckled coq de Leon.
by newriverspey
Fri Apr 17, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Another Local
Replies: 5
Views: 819

Another Local

Hook: #18 Dohiku barbless
Thread: UTC Ultra thread (70 Denier) - Olive
Body: Dubbing rope - rabbit blend dubbingl
Wire: XS gold wire
Thorax: Natural mole
Hackle: Kree hen hackle
by newriverspey
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Black caddis
Replies: 8
Views: 1285

Re: Black caddis

Ray,

I got these hooks from Tactical Fly Fisher. They are mainly used for European nymphing but I like them for soft hackle flies as well.
by newriverspey
Fri Apr 17, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: ?????Leisenring Vise????????
Replies: 11
Views: 2480

Re: ?????Leisenring Vise????????

narcodog, would you mind posting a link to the FB post? Thanks
by newriverspey
Thu Apr 16, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Black caddis
Replies: 8
Views: 1285

Black caddis

Hook: #18 Dohiku barbless
Thread: Benecchi Thread 12/0 (70 Denier) - Burgundy
Body: Dubbing rope - Arizona peacock dubbing material
Tinsel: S French Tinsel
Thorax: Natural mole
Hackle: Dun hen hackle
by newriverspey
Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Local Soft Hackle Fly
Replies: 8
Views: 1115

Re: Local Soft Hackle Fly

Joaniebo, thanks for the link and it is a great read! For sure this is a "hybrid" of the Tups Indispensable. Where I do most of my fishing the Sulfur's start pouring off in the late evening and to answer Ray's question, is why I think this fly works great in the evening. What amazes me is that the p...
by newriverspey
Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Local Soft Hackle Fly
Replies: 8
Views: 1115

Re: Local Soft Hackle Fly

It certainly does Hank! Can't argue with you on that