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by hankaye
Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: YL1 vs Pearsall's Gossamer
Replies: 9
Views: 100

Re: YL1 vs Pearsall's Gossamer

ForumGhillie, Howdy;

John, you should know by that that doesn't matter, Ray has
an unsaitiatble hunger for Fly tying Porn. Reckon he figures
that you posted 6 spools, should get to see 6 flies, ... for
comparisons sake , ... of course :? , :roll: , :lol: .

hank
by hankaye
Mon Dec 31, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Ostrich and Primrose Kebari & Underwater Photos
Replies: 14
Views: 2772

Re: Ostrich and Primrose Kebari & Underwater Photos

ForumGhillie, howdy; John, I can appreciate your point-of-view, however have you seen any video of the folks sorting materials on a conveyor at a waste site? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yzox7nuzaZk I don't really think the streams are that full of objects for the fishes to sort through. In the v...
by hankaye
Tue Dec 25, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: CDL (Coq DeLeon Hen)
Replies: 4
Views: 108

Re: CDL (Coq DeLeon Hen)

Trifly, Howdy;

Truly a very nice pair of wee-bitty bugs.

hank
by hankaye
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Molasses Cake
Replies: 24
Views: 455

Re: Molasses Cake

redietz, Howdy; Bob, wish it were but Scrapple is a "Local" delicacy found near the Pa. Dutch areas. Same goes for Taylor's Pork Roll (I grew-up about 6 miles from them folks), Used to joke with folks about Scrapple, when they ask what's in it I always used to tell them everything they leave out of ...
by hankaye
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!
Replies: 12
Views: 232

Re: Three basic Soft Hackles that worked great for me last year!

jcwillow777, Howdy;

As far as the olde classics go if their copyright has expired then you can download
them from a handy website https://archive.org/ It's easy enough for me to find
my way around there so I shouldn't think you would have any problems. Good Luck &
Happy Hunting!

hank
by hankaye
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs
Replies: 46
Views: 1727

Re: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs

PhilA, Howdy; Don't forget that British Pennies were a different "colour" when new then our pennies. Here's some from 1950. I'm sure you taken all of that into account. For the others, here's a link. https://www.google.com/search?q=new+1950+English+Penny&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwis87GQ8J...
by hankaye
Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Upstream Wet Fly
Replies: 65
Views: 1792

Re: Upstream Wet Fly

dd, Howdy; The Hat that Big Jim is wearing in the photo looks somewhat like a Bucket Hat, see link; https://www.villagehatshop.com/product/bucket-hats/451139-465766/brixton-hats-burroughs-wool-blend-bucket-hat.html I think the one shown on Jim's head is made of cotton (?), maybe Lance can weigh in o...
by hankaye
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Upstream Wet Fly
Replies: 65
Views: 1792

Re: Upstream Wet Fly

Howdy All; I became intrigued by John Shanner's fishing helmet. Nosed around in the googleweb and found the following; https://books.google.com/books?id=cNk9AQAAMAAJ&pg=PA25&lpg=PA25&dq=british+fishing+helmet&source=bl&ots=6egV13X6QC&sig=eDm_eseAPXuu9GcdHo3pYmhEKlQ&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwicsvjDxYzfAh...
by hankaye
Sun Dec 02, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Pearsalls Color Chart
Replies: 39
Views: 1094

Re: Pearsalls Color Chart

WiFlyfisher, Howdy;

I reckon the answer would be, "we are just supposed to know". that applies
only if we had several spools of each color.

The same question could be asked about women and new born children,...
we are just supposed to know ... :roll:

hank
by hankaye
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators
Replies: 28
Views: 999

Re: Flymph from Famous Flies and Their Originators

Old ? New Hat, Howdy;

Don't know how I missed this beautiful display of the tying Art.
Beautiful Pix, beautiful tyeing, you are truly an Artist.

hank