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by letumgo
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: T E Pritt's Grannon or Greentail
Replies: 15
Views: 200

Re: T E Pritt's Grannon or Greentail

What a great thread! Imitative fly patterns, insect illustrations, and history.

I really enjoy multi layered threads like this. Thank you all, for contributing.
by letumgo
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Bloody William's Other Mate
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: Bloody William's Other Mate

Those look like a murderous lot! Capital killers, as they used to say.

Thank you for sharing these. I plan to tye some for my spring box.

Question - Do you still have the recipe? I can make out most of the materials from the photo, but a recipe would remove the guesswork.
by letumgo
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Another caddis
Replies: 14
Views: 189

Re: Another caddis

Guys,

These are all great looking patterns. I love seeing these along side the insect photos.

Tom, your patterns is a dead ringer for the caddis John is holding. Amazing.
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Stillwater soft hackle
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Re: Stillwater soft hackle

:D why mess with success! chuckle

;)
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Condor
Replies: 4
Views: 98

Re: Condor

Helluva collection you’ve got, Dana...
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Stillwater soft hackle
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Re: Stillwater soft hackle

Wow! The mirage tinsel reflects a lot of light back through the D-rib. What a great attractor pattern.

Thank you for sharing your effective pattern.

Questions - Have you tried other colors? If so, what colors have you found most effective? How have you been fishing this pattern?
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Another caddis
Replies: 14
Views: 189

Re: Another caddis

Thanks Mike. ;)
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Another caddis
Replies: 14
Views: 189

Re: Another caddis

Hook - Make/model/size? ;)
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Team of flies but no droppers.
Replies: 37
Views: 1376

Re: Team of flies but no droppers.

Dana, The next time we get together, I would like to make a video recording of your set-up. I think this would be an excellent tutorial on the loop-to-loop set-up. Wish I had thought of that when we were together earlier this summer. Do you think we could convince Ivan to do a couple educational tut...
by letumgo
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Another caddis
Replies: 14
Views: 189

Re: Another caddis

My kinda fly! I'd happily fish this pattern.

I'll take a dozen... ;) (humor/kidding) :D

Mike - Could you provide us with a detailed recipe, and tips on forming the veiled body? Nicely done.