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by Old Hat
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Leisenrings Old Blue Dun
Replies: 5
Views: 175

Re: Leisenrings Old Blue Dun

Nicely done Tom. This is one of my favorite classic flymph patterns for fishing.
by Old Hat
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: My first shad flies - might need sunglasses to view
Replies: 6
Views: 152

Re: My first shad flies - might need sunglasses to view

I've heard they put up a good fight. I'm looking forward to it.
by Old Hat
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: My first shad flies - might need sunglasses to view
Replies: 6
Views: 152

My first shad flies - might need sunglasses to view

I didn't know where to put these guys. John feel free to move them if you feel they muddy the waters. Going out on my first shad trip next week. A completely new fishery to me. The fishery has been going on for a while now in Florida. After about 4 years in the ocean these fish migrate up the St. Jo...
by Old Hat
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Up Eye Dry Fly Hooks
Replies: 26
Views: 498

Re: Up Eye Dry Fly Hooks

I think the Daiichi and the Sierra -Japaned swell cat posted are also the same hook.
by Old Hat
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wynn's Orange Partridge.
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Wynn's Orange Partridge.

I've never attempted one of the patterns with tinsel at the head. What exactly is the technique Tom?
by Old Hat
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Partridge & Yellow
Replies: 52
Views: 1026

Re: Partridge & Yellow

UC Steve wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 2:55 am
Great freestone fly, Carl. Simulates a lot of small & medium stonefly species.
It's Hidy's pattern, I'm not sure what he used it for. But I agree, stonefly would be appropriate. I was also thinking Mahogany Dun.
by Old Hat
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Partridge & Yellow
Replies: 52
Views: 1026

Re: Partridge & Yellow

UC Steve wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 2:50 am
"What a cocky hen". -Kelson

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I like it!
by Old Hat
Thu Jan 31, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Partridge & Yellow
Replies: 52
Views: 1026

Re: Partridge & Yellow

Bazzer69 wrote:
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:37 pm
Old Hat wrote:
Thu Jan 31, 2019 7:39 am
Stephan, I used it for the hackle on this Hidy Brown Hackle I did recently.

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Lovely fly, what’s the dubbing?
Barry
Brown mohair
by Old Hat
Thu Jan 31, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Partridge & Yellow
Replies: 52
Views: 1026

Re: Partridge & Yellow

Stephan, I used it for the hackle on this Hidy Brown Hackle I did recently.
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