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by daringduffer
Sat Aug 31, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: re: tying Stewart's black spider
Replies: 18
Views: 363

Re: re: tying Stewart's black spider

Thank you, dd, for the video. It sounded like he was speaking in a Scandinavian dialect but his method was clear though. Thank you again. You could watch this video by our member Niklas Dahlin. He has his own way to tie it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeprxcgxUbk dd Yes, he is Swedish as am I. ...
by daringduffer
Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: re: tying Stewart's black spider
Replies: 18
Views: 363

Re: re: tying Stewart's black spider

You could watch this video by our member Niklas Dahlin. He has his own way to tie it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeprxcgxUbk

dd
by daringduffer
Tue Aug 27, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Re: tying a thorax
Replies: 13
Views: 377

Re: tying a thorax

As a relative newcomer to the forum... I find that the questions generated by the newest members seem to recall information that may have been buried deep in the archives of the forum. Bringing them out anew generates a stimulus to further explore those areas of the forum. You'll find that some mem...
by daringduffer
Thu Aug 15, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Ondori Futsu Kebari VID
Replies: 11
Views: 266

Re: Ondori Futsu Kebari VID

Karsten, I'm overwhelmed by how civilized you sound on this excellent video. It's very easy to interpret what you are saying and I very much like your tone and your choice of words. I must have underestimated you 8-) .
Well done.

dd
by daringduffer
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pete Hidy Appreciation
Replies: 15
Views: 591

Re: Pete Hidy Appreciation

Seen together you can really appreciate the intricate thought from Hidy that went into the dubbing mixes and how they interact with the thread and hackle color to form some beautiful emerging mimics of specific insects. When you look at them separately it is difficult to appreciate the pattern sele...
by daringduffer
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Winged Larva Lace
Replies: 11
Views: 618

Re: Winged Larva Lace

Interesting fly that looks very catchy. I hope you will let it swim soon and report back.

dd
by daringduffer
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Saber Hooks?
Replies: 42
Views: 2085

Re: Saber Hooks?

I like some of the older hooks as well, but I have had problems with them breaking when I try to pinch the barb down. Those are just too brittle. 😎 B You have to 'roll' those brittle barbs down by 'squeezing' them from the tip towards the bend of the hook in order to avoid breaking them. The easies...
by daringduffer
Sat Jun 08, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Rena Caddis
Replies: 11
Views: 662

Re: Rena Caddis

Cool Hat, that is a nice version. Rena is a Norwegian river with a good stock of fish. You can see another version here http://www.rakkenes.com/rena-caddis/ http://www.rakkenes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/RenaCaddis.jpg On this same site you find Gunnar Bingen's renowned caddis 'The Animal' aka '...