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by letumgo
Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Upstream Wet Fly
Replies: 75
Views: 8734

Re: Upstream Wet Fly

:lol: :D ;)
by letumgo
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Bronze Peacock & Young Starling
Replies: 13
Views: 595

Re: Bronze Peacock & Young Starling

Wow, what a great article. Very interesting.

Thank you for sharing the link. I've converted the article to PDF and will save it to my iPad "library" for future reference.
by letumgo
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Partridge
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: Blue Partridge

Thanks Bill. I’m glad I asked. I was guessing you found a source of blue silk floss. Had not occurred to me to use button hole twist this way.

You’ve opened a new tying door, to explore. ;)
by letumgo
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Partridge
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: Blue Partridge

I’m tempted to tye this on an eyeless hook and gut. It looks like such a classic pattern. Nice job. ;)

What silk did you use here?
by letumgo
Fri Feb 07, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 925

Re: Muskrat

I too grew up trapping and hunting with my Dad. Every fall we would trap raccoon, foxes, mink. Every winter we would be out trapping beaver, otter, muskrat, fisher and the occasional bobcat. Dad taught me to very carefully skin the animals, making sure each dressing was clean and free from meat/fat,...
by letumgo
Wed Feb 05, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: North Country spider article
Replies: 128
Views: 2749

Re: North Country spider article

"Chip Monks!"

Now that's funny! :lol: :lol: :lol: :D
by letumgo
Tue Feb 04, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 925

Re: Muskrat

Wayne,

Do you use muskrat fur straight off the hide, or do you use packaged dubbing? It looks like you are using fur from the hide, with the guard hairs removed.

Beautiful trout, and trio of flies.
by letumgo
Tue Feb 04, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: North Country spider article
Replies: 128
Views: 2749

Re: North Country spider article

Zoom in on the fish. By the shape of the head, and size, I’m pretty sure that is a pike...
by letumgo
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: North Country spider article
Replies: 128
Views: 2749

Re: North Country spider article

Bill - What fur is that? Is it seal?
by letumgo
Mon Feb 03, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Honey Dun like Beer?
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: Honey Dun like Beer?

Like a good beer, who’s happy with just one? Cheers! ;) :D

Marvelous trio of flies.