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by redsedge
Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Dark Moorgame
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: The Dark Moorgame

I agree with dubbn - very nice!
by redsedge
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Yellow Woodcock.
Replies: 10
Views: 1116

Re: The Yellow Woodcock.

Beautiful! I really like the contrasting colors.
by redsedge
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: The Fly Fishing Bible of Nymphing
Replies: 36
Views: 5671

Re: The Fly Fishing Bible of Nymphing

Thank you for the conversion chart, John. I would be very interested joining a zoom meeting with Paul!
by redsedge
Sun Jan 03, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Gingerbread
Replies: 11
Views: 1210

Re: Gingerbread

Nicely done! I like that color!
by redsedge
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: *&%#* fly line !!!
Replies: 15
Views: 2365

Re: *&%#* fly line !!!

bearmountain, I have also noticed this problem of a sinking tip on a floating line, especially when cast downstream. Cleaning the line and treating with a line dressing offers a temporary cure. However, there is one floating line I have that does not sink - it is an Airflo Super-Dri River and Stream...
by redsedge
Mon Dec 28, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Just Starting - Hen Capes Brand/Type?
Replies: 12
Views: 1423

Re: Just Starting - Hen Capes Brand/Type?

Welcome Clemmy,

Whiting Hebert Miner.

Jim
by redsedge
Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: More Glass Bead Kebari
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: More Glass Bead Kebari

This is tied on a Firehole 316 #12, pretty much my go-to Kebari hook. I've tried tying them on a 14 but have not been impressed. Keep in mind that I fish these on mild to high gradient mountain streams.
by redsedge
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: More Glass Bead Kebari
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: More Glass Bead Kebari

Thanks guys. I tie in the hackle by the stem 90 degrees to the shank immediately behind the bead; after wrapping the desired amount of hackle I tie off the waste end in open spirals wrapping as far down the hook as you'd like before breaking it off; I then wrap the dubbing (muskrat in this case) up ...
by redsedge
Sat Nov 28, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: More Glass Bead Kebari
Replies: 9
Views: 856

More Glass Bead Kebari

Thought I'd jump in with one of my Futsu Kebaris as there seems to be a Tenkara thing going on here. :D
by redsedge
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Stone Kebari
Replies: 7
Views: 749

Re: Stone Kebari

I have developed a strong preference for futsu, but this kebari has really got me thinking!