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by letumgo
Tue Jun 25, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pete Hidy Appreciation
Replies: 11
Views: 111

Re: Pete Hidy Appreciation

On a scale of one to ten, this set is an eleven...

Seeing them all together like this is a real treat.
by letumgo
Tue Jun 25, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Winged Larva Lace
Replies: 8
Views: 136

Re: Winged Larva Lace

Bill - I've always admired your creativity/adaptability, when it comes to fly tying. Well done, sir. ;) And thanks for sharing a picture of Ron, on the stream. Nice to have a face, to go along with the screen name.

Ron - Congratulations on catching that beautiful trout.
by letumgo
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Top 6 Commonly Used Hen Neck Colors?
Replies: 25
Views: 882

Re: Top 6 Commonly Used Hen Neck Colors?

Those are all lovely flies and deadly looking fishing flies. I like your hackle density. If you want a more cone shaped collar, try folding the hackle fibers before wrapping. Or simply pinch the fibers into submission after finishing the fly. The hackle fibers are quite malleable and can be “trained...
by letumgo
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Stillwater soft hackle
Replies: 18
Views: 691

Re: Stillwater soft hackle

Mike - That is a gorgeous fish. Beautifully composed, too. You should print and frame that picture.
by letumgo
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: No longer a virgin
Replies: 6
Views: 163

Re: No longer a virgin

:D Congratulations Tim! You flymphomaniac... :oops:
by letumgo
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Top 6 Commonly Used Hen Neck Colors?
Replies: 25
Views: 882

Re: Top 6 Commonly Used Hen Neck Colors?

Ken - Great choices. All of them look super useful. I am looking forward to seeing the patterns you tye with these.
by letumgo
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Saber Hooks?
Replies: 40
Views: 1044

Re: Saber Hooks?

Welcome aboard Ed. Nice to hear from you, and your experience with the Saber hooks.
by letumgo
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Team of flies but no droppers.
Replies: 45
Views: 4017

Re: Team of flies but no droppers.

FliTrap, This is very good advice and timely feedback. I was fishing a team of flies this past weekend, and did encounter issues with tangles of the three fly set-up. In hind sight, I was fishing a fast action graphite rod. The tighter loops may have been part of the issue. I would have probably bee...