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by newriverspey
Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Hidy's Sports Illustrated Patterns
Replies: 20
Views: 3880

Re: Hidy's Sports Illustrated Patterns

Amazing! Wonderful ties and what an excellent tribute to Pete Hidy.
by newriverspey
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Thank you Barry
Replies: 16
Views: 3368

Thank you Barry

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Hook #18 Hanak, thread Sheer 14/0 yellow, body Barry's Tups dubbing blend (spun on Clark dubbing block with Primrose Pearsall's Silk), blonde/yellow hen hackle.
by newriverspey
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: CDC-BWO
Replies: 10
Views: 2425

Re: CDC-BWO

Ray,

Thanks for reminding me, I forgot to mention the thread. It is olive Semperfli nano silk 18/0 (30 denier) and I heavily waxed it with Overton's wonder wax.
by newriverspey
Sun Feb 18, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: CDC-BWO
Replies: 10
Views: 2425

CDC-BWO

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Another BWO fly. I made the body out of CDC and the hackle is dun hen. Hook is a mustard RU-94842 #18.
by newriverspey
Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Partridge Bronze & Peacock (PBP) Tutorial
Replies: 14
Views: 3843

Re: Partridge Bronze & Peacock (PBP) Tutorial

Ray, I can see the pictures this morning and they look fantastic! Thanks for taking the time to post this tutorial. What I like the most is the Sam Adams in the background! It may be the most essential item for tying flies at times.
by newriverspey
Sun Feb 04, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: BWO
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

Re: BWO

Ray that is natural mole and it is blended with UV ice dubbing and hare's ear. I wanted to use my Clark's dubbing block and it is something I plan on using a lot more. It didn't take as long as I thought it would to make up a few prespun bodies. Roadkill I have several flies with a silk tag, those a...
by newriverspey
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: BWO
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

BWO

https://images2.imgbox.com/b1/90/iBi8cwYy_o.jpg https://images2.imgbox.com/af/83/NgM8IuKf_o.jpg There is a good BWO hatch occurring where I fish and I tied the above BWO fly, which worked quite well. The hook is a #17, hackle is blue dunn hen hackle, the body is a blend I make using primarily mole ...
by newriverspey
Thu Jan 25, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Where have all the Soft Hackle Tiers gone?
Replies: 27
Views: 10206

Re: Where have all the Soft Hackle Tiers gone?

Barry,

I am a little lost at what you are tying to tell me. Just trying to understand your thoughts.

Thanks,
Otto
by newriverspey
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: baetis
Replies: 15
Views: 2980

Re: baetis

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I opened an account with imgbox. Hopefully everyone can now see this picture.
by newriverspey
Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: baetis
Replies: 15
Views: 2980

Re: baetis

Dana,

The hook is a Paxipa hook and a friend of mine gave me those after visiting Japan. Unfortunately, I have not been able to find more of them and I am down to my last 4. The feathers I use are from the leading wing edge/covert.