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by newriverspey
Tue Oct 06, 2009 8:59 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: interesting find
Replies: 15
Views: 6489

Re: interesting find

removed
by newriverspey
Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:42 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: 10' Rods
Replies: 23
Views: 6217

Re: 10' Rods

aaron,
i have the five rivers FT1005-4 and i really like this rod a lot. the line i am using is wf rio gold. take care. otto
by newriverspey
Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: interesting find
Replies: 15
Views: 6489

interesting find

sorry but i removed this post after receiving a rather rude private message. i was just showing these items out of interest to others and not claiming anything more than that.
by newriverspey
Mon Oct 05, 2009 2:04 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: 10' Rods
Replies: 23
Views: 6217

Re: 10' Rods

i fish a 10 ft 4 wt dan craft on the south holston, primarily swinging soft hackle flies and for beetle fishing and cannot say enough positive comments concerning this rod. it truly makes a day of mending and casting a joy.
by newriverspey
Wed Sep 30, 2009 6:49 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: head cement
Replies: 24
Views: 6272

Re: head cement

well, i don't know if anyone else does this but i just apply a little dubbing wax to the tying thread and then two small whip finishes or half hitches. out of curiosity does anyone else do this?
by newriverspey
Tue Sep 29, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: magnification
Replies: 17
Views: 4828

Re: magnification

hans,
i am left handed, so the vice is always to my right and position it so that it is comfortable for me. thanks for the responses and being new to the forum i will have lots more questions. thanks again. otto
by newriverspey
Tue Sep 29, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: magnification
Replies: 17
Views: 4828

Re: magnification

does everyone position their vise to the immediate left or right depending on their dominate hand? just curious is all. i have seen some tyers position the vise directly infront of them, so they can turn the vice and view the fly head on.
by newriverspey
Tue Sep 29, 2009 9:35 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: magnification
Replies: 17
Views: 4828

Re: magnification

thanks all for the response. i wear bifocal nows and will try to buy some reading glasses. guess i need to get use to the fact that i am getting old. i recently went to a fly tying show and observed someone with a magnifying lens and thought it would be hard to work around such a lens. i know this p...
by newriverspey
Tue Sep 29, 2009 6:59 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: magnification
Replies: 17
Views: 4828

magnification

i had a question regarding the use of magnification when tying soft hackle flies and small flymphs. how many use magnification when tying small flies and if you do what type of magnification do you prefer? thanks in advance for your replies and comments. otto
by newriverspey
Mon Sep 21, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Law Vice
Replies: 2
Views: 1177

Law Vice

does anyone happen to have an email address for Lawrie Waldron? i am wanting to purchase a Law vice and cannot seem to find an email address for him. any help that you can give me would be much appreciated and thanks in advance. otto