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by Ruard
Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Green Caddis Soft Hackle
Replies: 26
Views: 1603

Re: Green Caddis Soft Hackle

upstatetrout wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:19 pm
I think the technique is much older than Hans or you and me!!! :roll: :roll: :shock: .

Tom
I think Marc Petitjean originated this techniek or he spread it in the world of tying.

Greeting

Ruard
by Ruard
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Flymf (Gunnar Johnson Pattern)
Replies: 7
Views: 542

Re: Blue Flymf (Gunnar Johnson Pattern)

letumgo wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:16 am
Thanks Hank. Your comment almost reads a a haiku poetry. Love it! :D ;)

Ray and Hank you inspired me:

Beautiful, Blue fly
All pix showed up this morning.
Thanks sharing with us

Greeting

Ruard
by Ruard
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Up Eye Dry Fly Hooks
Replies: 26
Views: 1366

Re: Up Eye Dry Fly Hooks

I've been helping out with our club's beginners tying class for over a month now. I've gotten to the point that I can actually dress a fairly decent fly again. While setting up our tying room in the new house I noticed that I was running low on my favorite Mustad R50UNP-BR hooks in sizes 14 and 12....
by Ruard
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Doug Does Dubbing
Replies: 29
Views: 1660

Re: Doug Does Dubbing

Hi Doug,

Did you also dyed the pelts yourself??

Greeting

Ruard
by Ruard
Fri May 04, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Speckled Brown Hen Flymph
Replies: 15
Views: 2257

Re: Speckled Brown Hen Flymph

Hmmmmmm ... now I'm wondering. I sent an email to the imgbox (3rd party sharing site) customer service desk this morning inquiring about this incident. UPDATE : Imgbox responded to my email, explaining that they did have an "issue" for approximately 12 hours that has since been resolved. This expla...
by Ruard
Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Adams Flymph Evolution
Replies: 42
Views: 7159

Re: Adams Flymph Evolution

The discussion in this topic reminds me of a few pages of the Book Wet Flies of Dave Hughes were he told us about a meeting with Pete Hidy. I made a scan of several pages and hope it is allowed: https://images2.imgbox.com/1d/51/RNKbwEDw_o.jpg https://images2.imgbox.com/2d/ac/Fu81KukJ_o.jpg https://i...
by Ruard
Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:04 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Adams Flymph Evolution
Replies: 42
Views: 7159

Re: Adams Flymph Evolution

Bill, as far as i know, the Leisenring lift was a minor tactic in Big Jim's arsenal. dd Could be Stefan. All I know is what he and Pete talked most about in the published literature that I have read. My guess is that it was emphasized due to being a new, or not well known, technique. Dave Hughes wr...
by Ruard
Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: baetis
Replies: 15
Views: 2850

Re: baetis

Yes I can!!

Nice tying!!

Greeting

Ruard
by Ruard
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: What's your favorite hook?
Replies: 42
Views: 14387

Re: What's your favorite hook?

Hi Hank, I never heathen the point of the hook, only the eye to prevent it from braking when i make the hook eye straight to the hook. If you press down the point of the hook, you must not held the hook and the pair of tongs square of each other but on one line so you can press the barb down without...
by Ruard
Sun Sep 10, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Glanrhosish wet fly/flymph
Replies: 16
Views: 4861

Re: Glanrhosish wet fly/flymph

(@#$%photobucked*&^%&$@) Ruard - I burst out laughing when I read your post script. Funny! PS - thank you for restoring your Glanrhos photos. ;) Ruard - I burst out laughing when I read your post script. Funny! You never read the Dalton's?? I did with much pleasure. Now i have to restore the tutori...