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by hankaye
Wed Oct 02, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Excerpts from The Practical Angler - W C Stewart
Replies: 3
Views: 237

Re: Excerpts from The Practical Angler - W C Stewart

joaniebo, Howdy;

Nice find! Alot is dated material but a surprising amount never goes out of date.
Thanks for sharing it with us.

hank
by hankaye
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Jays
Replies: 8
Views: 394

Re: Jays

Norm, Howdy;

So, what magazine cover did you tye them for? Fantastic looking flies.

hank
by hankaye
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Cinnamon & Gold
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: Cinnamon & Gold

Norm, Howdy;

You've been holding out on us. Beauty, for sure.

hank
by hankaye
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Yellow Jacket Bucktail/Hairwing
Replies: 7
Views: 323

Re: Yellow Jacket Bucktail/Hairwing

Norm, Howdy;

Truly enjoy this fly, reminded me of those you'd see in the shops in the 50's/60's
Classics are classic for a reason. 8-)

hank
by hankaye
Thu Sep 26, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: most productive soft hackle trout fly
Replies: 42
Views: 2979

Re: most productive soft hackle trout fly

Howdy All;

Found this for the Ellis Hatch Paupa Olive variation;



hank
by hankaye
Thu Sep 26, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: capercaillie hen for fly tying
Replies: 7
Views: 456

Re: capercaillie hen for fly tying

Howdy All; Decided t do the google bit just to satisfy my curiosity as to just what the heck one of these birds looks like. Looks like you have a difficult time missing one that's for sure. https://www.google.com/search?q=capercaillie&oq=capercaillie&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i61l3&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-...
by hankaye
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: New Pearsall's Silk Substitute
Replies: 21
Views: 1168

Re: New Pearsall's Silk Substitute

Roadkill, Howdy;

Where did ya find the Bobbins? Ebay?

hank
by hankaye
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: GRHE
Replies: 20
Views: 5860

Re: GRHE

fly_fischa, Howdy; Truly enjoyed seeing your GRHE. Stunner. Ran into a problem with the recipe. Your use of the term "Hares fuard hair", caused me pause. So, I turned to Uncle Google, as we have been trained to do and found it to be nothing but simple Guard hairs. Which made perfect sense when viewi...
by hankaye
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Winged Olive
Replies: 74
Views: 4902

Re: Blue Winged Olive

mamatried, Howdy;

Welcome aboard!! Don't forget to look back through the archives for other 'stuff',
and all the step-by-steps. lots of great things in there.

hank
by hankaye
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Grouse and Flash
Replies: 26
Views: 1414

Re: Grouse and Flash

DOUGSDEN, Howdy;

Yup, good seeing a welcome name on a fresh post.
Welcome back Doug, ol' Bud.

hank