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by hankaye
Tue Jul 06, 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Crazy Emerger
Replies: 9
Views: 1755

Re: Crazy Emerger

SIR; I am absolutly dumbstruck (speachless). When I see what you are able to accomplish with a minimum of materials ... When I see your name listed for a new fly to be viewed, I have to cover my laptop with a drool proof cover... I look at where you have set the bar and know that I'll need a space s...
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 8:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wingless Bee
Replies: 12
Views: 2064

Re: Wingless Bee

:o

AAAHHHHHHHHHHHH!



many many thanks.
hank
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 7:20 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Mohito Soft Hackle
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Mohito Soft Hackle

Thank you very much for the photo's of the differences. for me educational to say the least.
hank
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:58 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Mohito Soft Hackle
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Mohito Soft Hackle

Thanks Ray, I see the differance now that you've pointed it out ("Do-o-o-o-o-o-oh!" I have my Homer Simpson moments), any an all help greatfully appericated. hank
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:39 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Mohito Soft Hackle
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Mohito Soft Hackle

Howdy Ray, The following, (copy/paste from your post, answer to CreationBear), has me confused "It is my impression that the Indian hen (saddle) hackle tends to have longer and softer fibers, when compared with the genetic hen (neck) feathers. If you compare the Indian hen saddle to the genetic hen ...
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:10 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: quill flymph
Replies: 7
Views: 1351

Re: quill flymph

Howdy;

Each and every Flymph I see that everyone submits compleatly astounds me with the artfullness and down-right good looks.
Job well done Cicvara.

hank
by hankaye
Mon Jul 05, 2010 8:53 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wingless Bee
Replies: 12
Views: 2064

Re: Wingless Bee

Howdy Carl, hank here; Had to allow the information you gave about tying this to 'process' (I'm not that good at interpeting written how to's, do a lot better when shown or 'walked thru'), Got this figured out ... I think.lol My question is this. As you overwrap each (black and yellow), with each ot...
by hankaye
Sun Jul 04, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wingless Bee
Replies: 12
Views: 2064

Re: Wingless Bee

Howdy;

By all means please ...anything to keep ya away from your 4th. celebrations...lol

Was thinkin that with the yellow it would catch their attention, same as it would for the bass.
by hankaye
Sun Jul 04, 2010 8:13 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Wingless Bee
Replies: 12
Views: 2064

Re: Wingless Bee

Old Hat;
That's one good lookin' fly ya posted. How does it look when wet?
Probably like a 'trout nibble' ... :oops:
by hankaye
Sat Jun 26, 2010 7:17 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Topic: Hook Finish
Replies: 22
Views: 4914

Re: Topic: Hook Finish

Howdy , When the hooks and such were made in olde tymes, they were made (IMO), FOR the fisherfolk. Nowadays seems like the folks doing the majority of the hooking are the manufactures. I refer to the expression " Most fishing gear is made to catch fishermen and women ... not to catch fish." One of t...