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by chase creek
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Tups Flymph
Replies: 23
Views: 700

Re: Tups Flymph

Lovely! Also, what Ray said. :D
by chase creek
Sat Dec 28, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Eagle Claw Hooks
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Eagle Claw Hooks

Anyone have any experience with Eagle Claw hooks? Got a package of them pretty cheap for qty. 100.
by chase creek
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Bead Thoraxed Soft Hackled Nymphs
Replies: 20
Views: 926

Re: Bead Thoraxed Soft Hackled Nymphs

Ray said - " wondered if the choice of a silver bead would be a better representation of an air bubble surrounding the thorax." I would fish a silver bead during the day, and a gold bead later - during what photographers call the "golden Hour". (When the light has a more "golden" glow.) Just before ...
by chase creek
Tue Nov 12, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Fox Squirrel dubbing
Replies: 9
Views: 386

Re: Fox Squirrel dubbing

I prefer Fox Squirrel over the rest 'cuz I think it is "spikier". Ray - got our 1st dusting here - 4". EVERYONE HEAD FOR THE DITCHES! Don't know where the Ohio folks learned to drive, but it wasn't Michigan! :D :D
by chase creek
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Grouse and Grouse
Replies: 20
Views: 999

Re: Grouse and Grouse

Hi Ron.
I really like tying with wool. Lots of colors/variations, nice to work with, AND available most anywhere. Really nice tie, like the body color. :)
by chase creek
Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Black Pennel
Replies: 7
Views: 280

Re: Black Pennel

Very nice tie, clean & crisp, and a classic one, too. Thanks.
by chase creek
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: A Book of Trout Flies by Tom Forsyth
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Re: A Book of Trout Flies by Tom Forsyth

Thanks, this goes in my "Reference Book". :)
by chase creek
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hare's Ear Plus Soft Hackles
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Re: Hare's Ear Plus Soft Hackles

Been using it for quite a while, heard about it from same source, and really like it for most dubbing purpose. I really think the small amount of Antron helps. :)
by chase creek
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Peacock-Furnace and Wren (wool) Soft Hackle
Replies: 15
Views: 547

Re: Peacock-Furnace and Wren (wool) Soft Hackle

Absolutely lovely fly, Ray. Wool is a wonderful material to work with. PLUS it's cheap, and you can find plenty of colors to mix. :D
by chase creek
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns
Replies: 16
Views: 737

Re: Woven Nymph Body Fly Patterns

PhilA, "I don't think I will live long enough to figure out how to tie the Grant woven nymph."

ME, EITHER! :D :D