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by Ron Eagle Elk
Mon Nov 30, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: P & O. using Morus silk 6b
Replies: 8
Views: 141

Re: P & O. using Morus silk 6b

Most references I've seen call for 6a for the P&O. That's what I've always used.
by Ron Eagle Elk
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Snipe & Spindrift soft hackle
Replies: 8
Views: 124

Re: Snipe & Spindrift soft hackle

Stunning wee fly. I do appreciate the photo of the fly wet as well. The Jamieson's Spindrift yarn has quite a following here on the forum as well. I believe it was Ray (Letumgo) that first introduced it to us. Since then, several folks have purchased skeins of it in various colors and passed it arou...
by Ron Eagle Elk
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: More Glass Bead Kebari
Replies: 9
Views: 136

Re: More Glass Bead Kebari

I'm with Mike, I am soooo stealing this pattern. What size do you tie it in?
by Ron Eagle Elk
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Size 12 Grub
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Re: Size 12 Grub

That's one of, if not the best, grub patterns I've seen. It's even in a size I can tie. Recipe please.
by Ron Eagle Elk
Thu Nov 26, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: I just learned something
Replies: 4
Views: 56

Re: I just learned something

I agree with Dubbn, both look good to me. If offered a choice between them, I would probably tie the top one on my tippet first. Why? Because it looks just a bit better to my eye. Since I fish a lot of flies on short shanked hooks, I would have more confidence in that one. As Dubbn so correctly stat...
by Ron Eagle Elk
Tue Nov 17, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Redquil
Replies: 13
Views: 324

Re: Redquil

Fishnkilts wrote:
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:53 pm
DUBBN wrote:
Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:23 pm
When I just can not leave well enough alone.

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That is simply a gorgeous looking fly in that photo. I too will be stealing this fly.
What he said. Heck, I might have to get another Dubbn fly box just for your latest creations.
by Ron Eagle Elk
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Borderer
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Borderer

I like it a lot. Wonderful tying.
by Ron Eagle Elk
Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Size 22 Brown Hackle Peacock
Replies: 6
Views: 178

Re: Size 22 Brown Hackle Peacock

I couldn't tie it on a tippet, much less dress the fly. Excellent tying, Wayne.
by Ron Eagle Elk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Redquil
Replies: 13
Views: 324

Re: Redquil

Okay, Wayne, what's the recipe? I can still see to tie 16's. 😂😂 Any scud or emerger hook size 16 and 14. Bead, glass Silver Thread, light Brown or Camel. This is Veevus BO9 Tail, Coq De Leon Rib, Copper Wire. I like the dark Brown from UTC Body, pheasant tail Collar, muskrat, mole, filoplume , or t...
by Ron Eagle Elk
Sun Nov 15, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Brown Hackle Series
Replies: 4
Views: 291

Re: Brown Hackle Series

Norm, Stunning dressings as always. There are several of those that grace my fly boxes, though they aren't dressed as cleanly as yours.