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by hankaye
Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: New member intro
Replies: 57
Views: 2024

Re: New member intro

Jeanluc, Howdy; Yes, it can be frustrating coming from a Country that prides itself on using their language in a perfect manner to attempt a language such as English which in the UK has it's good points. Whereas here in the States we tend to bend the language to our needs and not how it should be. S...
by hankaye
Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Tai Chi Kebari
Replies: 8
Views: 224

Re: Tai Chi Kebari

Roadkill, Howdy; Bill, Beauty of a fly. When you mentioned " Tai Chi is sometimes described as "Moving Meditation" a state of mind and oneness that I believe exists in flyfishing for those Zen mindful flyfishers. ;) " Took a course in it (2 actually), and when you speed up the movements it becomes a...
by hankaye
Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dubbings & Hackles, etc.
Replies: 25
Views: 1065

Re: Dubbings & Hackles, etc.

Theroe, Howdy;
Theroe wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:31 pm
At 60, I’m still in the “need more crap” phase...

SO, Send everything to Theroe! :lol: :lol:
Careful how you phrase statements like that above, ...
First it's a small envelope, then a small package, next one slightly larger ...

hank
by hankaye
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Varying Degrees of Stiffness (play time)
Replies: 13
Views: 732

Re: Varying Degrees of Stiffness (play time)

Ray, Howdy; Appears that all images are still behaving themselves at the present time. Your imagination never fails to amaze me. Beautiful thoughts you've given us. When I read the title I was wondering if you were having problems that would be better discussed with a urologist then a bunch of flyti...
by hankaye
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Bug Gut Caddis
Replies: 17
Views: 585

Re: Bug Gut Caddis

DUBBN, Howdy;

Wow, Drop a few of them in the water and the trouts be beating
each other with sticks to be the first to get one. Beauties 1-n- all!

hank
by hankaye
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Pearsall's Gossamer Silk Colors – Wet and Dry
Replies: 41
Views: 5771

Re: Pearsall's Gossamer Silk Colors – Wet and Dry

Howdy All; I would believe the term is Seizing, as is done when joining some rope or cable. Well waxed thread was wrapped. Here's a simple example using a thick chunk of rope. Principal is the same just finer materials to be used. https://www.google.com/search?safe=active&sxsrf=ACYBGNRwcVDG7tXz0SABp...
by hankaye
Thu Feb 06, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 1262

Re: Muskrat

DUBBIN, Howdy;

I remember reading that story when it was first posted also remember
spending a day on the Gunnison with the writer and a dog named Rascal.
That day is one of my top 5 days, ever.
Thank you SIR.

hanlk
by hankaye
Thu Jan 30, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider
Replies: 23
Views: 922

Re: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider

Howdy All;

Don't know about y'all but this is my favorite video of tying "The Spider".
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwJaD-zuK0Q

hank
by hankaye
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: New member intro
Replies: 57
Views: 2024

Re: New member intro

Fishnkilts, belated Howdy; Must have gotten distracted when I first saw this. Shame on me. :| Anyway, Welcome to our tiny spot in the intergoogleweb. Looks like you're in the process of fitting in nicely. Please be sure to check-out the tutorials/SBS/ etc. forum next to the bottom of the Index page;...
by hankaye
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider
Replies: 23
Views: 922

Re: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider

Roadkill, Howdy;
Roadkill wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:04 pm
There's an old saying that you should never mess with a man that only owns one gun. Chances are he knows how to use it. Same could be said

Ron.
Does the same saying apply to fly rods?? ;) :lol:
Most likely ;) :roll: :lol:

hank