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by hankaye
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Foggy Bottom Kebari
Replies: 3
Views: 51

Re: Foggy Bottom Kebari

Letumgo, Howdy;

Gorgeous stuff.

hank
by hankaye
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns
Replies: 16
Views: 302

Re: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns

dd, Howdy;
daringduffer wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:34 pm
hank, you would probably knot find it in a Japanese book either...
:roll: , :lol: .

hank
by hankaye
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns
Replies: 16
Views: 302

Re: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns

Howdy All; I know Knot ( :roll: ), of Mr. Grant nor the others discussed above. I do know that most of the "Woven" types are using what are referred to as Plaited Sennits (aka Macrame). Several books about tying several differing varieties are available. The bestest of the batch is "Ashley's Book of...
by hankaye
Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Is This............Pearsall's 6b (Sherry Spinner)?
Replies: 29
Views: 573

Re: Is This............Pearsall's 6b (Sherry Spinner)?

PhilA, Howdy;

WOW! Looking at those spools says a lot. Thanks for posting it Phil.
Kinda looks almost as if they took 2 strands of 32 and a single stand
of 6A and made the 6B. But what do I know ... :roll:

hank
by hankaye
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Is This............Pearsall's 6b (Sherry Spinner)?
Replies: 29
Views: 573

Re: Is This............Pearsall's 6b (Sherry Spinner)?

FlyFisherMann1955, Howdy; Not truly sure. Looks on my monitor (did a split screen), doing a side by side very close to your 6B. However it was danged close to the 36 Classic Chestnut too. On the link you referenced each spool had a hook with some turns of each color in two parts. One dry the other w...
by hankaye
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Knekestorparen
Replies: 3
Views: 100

Re: Knekestorparen

norm, Howdy;

I think I hear the pitter-patter of Stefan's shoes closing in ... ;)

Very well tied fly by the way. There was some discussion awhile ago
about this fly, especially regarding the Turkey feather, iirc.

hank
by hankaye
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Bicolor Nymph (Jennings)
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: Bicolor Nymph (Jennings)

norm, Howdy;

Now looky-here young man, 6 separate postings of nymphs, :roll: ,
in 2 days time. Think you need to call your DR. and tell him you've
exploded and nuttin' but nymphs are flyin' outta yerself. :shock: , :lol:

Everyone a winner, ya tye a beautiful Sir.

hank
by hankaye
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: A Few Ora Smith Patterns
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: A Few Ora Smith Patterns

norm, Howdy;

Down right beau-t-ful!

hank
by hankaye
Wed Oct 02, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Excerpts from The Practical Angler - W C Stewart
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Re: Excerpts from The Practical Angler - W C Stewart

joaniebo, Howdy;

Nice find! Alot is dated material but a surprising amount never goes out of date.
Thanks for sharing it with us.

hank
by hankaye
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Jays
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Jays

Norm, Howdy;

So, what magazine cover did you tye them for? Fantastic looking flies.

hank