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by Theroe
Fri Aug 28, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Starling & Moose
Replies: 17
Views: 568

Re: Starling & Moose

Thank you, I’d like to see that information.
by Theroe
Fri Aug 28, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Who Fishes Wood?
Replies: 38
Views: 1723

Re: Who Fishes Wood?

Really nice photos of your guys adventure - Thanks for the ride!

Also: You’re Orvis Battenkill is probably one of the very best bamboo rod values to be had. Good luck with it!

Dana
by Theroe
Fri Aug 28, 2020 6:24 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Little Winter Brown
Replies: 6
Views: 287

Re: Little Winter Brown

Bob
There’s nothing wrong with that at all - I fish it in a heartbeat!

Dana
by Theroe
Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Golden Plover
Replies: 12
Views: 502

Re: Golden Plover

I know there is a long waiting list from Cookshill for a Plover pelt, but his price is reasonable. Anyone know what a buy it now price would be on one of similar quality? REE - Jim Slattery might have one, its worth a call at least. Unfortunately, I have had the same experience as RickA........few ...
by Theroe
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Golden Plover
Replies: 12
Views: 502

Re: Golden Plover

I know there is a long waiting list from Cookshill for a Plover pelt, but his price is reasonable. Anyone know what a buy it now price would be on one of similar quality? REE - Jim Slattery might have one, its worth a call at least. Unfortunately, I have had the same experience as RickA........few ...
by Theroe
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Starling & Moose
Replies: 17
Views: 568

Re: Starling & Moose

Very nice – what hook are you using?

It looks like one of the Varivas models that’s no longer made.....

Dana
by Theroe
Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Black Caddis (and a couple variations)
Replies: 7
Views: 327

Re: Black Caddis (and a couple variations)

Really nice, Ray.
I like using the button hole twist as a rib instead of copper wire, which tarnishes.

Black flies catch fish - One of the most underused patterns :geek: in the Fishermans arsenal.

Dana
by Theroe
Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: North Country the Freckled Dun,
Replies: 8
Views: 1411

Re: North Country the Freckled Dun,

Found this in Rob Smiths book The North Country Fly from the list of Willie Whitaker 1901 and thought it would be an interesting tie. I will try it on the Beaverkill this spring. Hook. Daiichi 1480 size 12. Silk. Orange Pearsalls Gossamer. Body. Orange dubbed with watermouse. I used pine squirrel. ...
by Theroe
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Olive Spider
Replies: 18
Views: 726

Re: Blue Olive Spider

Thanks Carl
I’m sure you bought those hooks from the same guy I did. Over the course of a year I think I bought 3 million vintage Mustads..... but they go quick, I only wish I bought more😮
Dana
by Theroe
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Brown Owl Hackle Substitution
Replies: 20
Views: 805

Re: Brown Owl Hackle Substitution

:lol:

Priceless......