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by hankaye
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Fox Squirrel dubbing
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Fox Squirrel dubbing

Howdy All; Ray, YOUR snow is headed my way now :? Dana Yup, There they are, millions of tiny snowflakes, all in formation, rank & file, covering the hillsides and valleys as they approach. Marching in rout-step so they don't set up a harmonic value that would give them away. :roll: , :lol: . hank
by hankaye
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Attractor nymphs
Replies: 10
Views: 304

Re: Attractor nymphs

DUBBN, Howdy;

Beautiful work there. What sizes do you tie them?

hank
by hankaye
Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Turton's Black Gnats
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: Turton's Black Gnats

joaniebo, Howdy;

Absolutely lovely flies.
Tasty lookin' wee critters they are. Almost want to chomp on one myself.

hank
by hankaye
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Buttermilk and Honey Dun Soft Hackle
Replies: 8
Views: 182

Re: Buttermilk and Honey Dun Soft Hackle

Ray, Howdy; I was thinking that by pulling the separate threads from the single yarn then the fibers (as they are known), could also be laid on the hook in the same manner as what you have done thereby giving the same (only smaller), presentation rather then the fuzzier appearance that the chopped y...
by hankaye
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Grouse and Flash
Replies: 26
Views: 995

Re: Grouse and Flash

joaniebo, Howdy;

:shock: oooooooow, pretty, pretty, with me come my precious .

hank
by hankaye
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Purple Haze Soft Hackle Tutorial
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: Purple Haze Soft Hackle Tutorial

Ray, Howdy;

Just took the time to properly read and view the pix. Can not find
the words to truly do your pictorial "What I did for my summer vacation"
show-n-tell essay but it is the bestest one yet.

hank
by hankaye
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Buttermilk and Honey Dun Soft Hackle
Replies: 8
Views: 182

Re: Buttermilk and Honey Dun Soft Hackle

Ray, Howdy;

Beauty of a fly! When creating smaller editions I reckon when a single yarn
becomes to large (for those that wander into smaller sizes), one could pull
the fibers loose and run with it making normal adjustments along they way.

hank
by hankaye
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Foggy Bottom Kebari
Replies: 5
Views: 119

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: 430

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: 430

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...