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by daringduffer
Wed Mar 04, 2009 3:43 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Hello and Question
Replies: 16
Views: 7300

Re: Hello and Question

http://www.visionflyfishing.com/page.php?page_id=33&c=30&pid=106 Hello Jay, This is a link regarding rods. How about a 10'8'' #3, or an 11'1'' #4? I have not tried these myself, but an experienced friend tells me that the 10'#4 in this series would be my perfect spider rod. Myself, I will this upcom...
by daringduffer
Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: 5 O'clock Shadow
Replies: 11
Views: 4016

Re: 5 O'clock Shadow

Pat,
I'm a scholar of Hans - I'm teasing.

dd
by daringduffer
Sun Mar 01, 2009 4:03 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: 5 O'clock Shadow
Replies: 11
Views: 4016

Re: 5 O'clock Shadow

Stefan, Nice technque; touch-dubbing with peacock! Not in this pattern, but yes I do at times - both touch-dub peacock and standard peacock dubbing into a 'noodle'. No joke, just a useful technique, especially when tying #30 Klinkhamer Specials :twisted: Cheers, Hans W Houston - we've got a problem...
by daringduffer
Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:56 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: 5 O'clock Shadow
Replies: 11
Views: 4016

Re: 5 O'clock Shadow

Pat M wrote:From reading it again it looks as if the ribbon and peacock are twisted into a cord.
You mean my jokes ain't funny??

dd
by daringduffer
Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: 5 O'clock Shadow
Replies: 11
Views: 4016

Re: 5 O'clock Shadow

Nice technque; touch-dubbing with peacock!

dd
by daringduffer
Sun Mar 01, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: About Leisenring & Hidy....
Replies: 4
Views: 2706

Re: About Leisenring & Hidy....

Jim,

I really look forward to this. Please consider us mortals when making your priorities. I would hate to die before reading this!

dd
by daringduffer
Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:53 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: A Couple of Questions
Replies: 5
Views: 2529

Re: A Couple of Questions

I hope that Donald Nicolson will arrive to the new forum soon. He has a lot to teach about silk. On his own site he has colour charts on both Pearsall, Gutermann and Seta Reale silk.
dd
by daringduffer
Sun Feb 22, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Experimenting With Underwater Fly Photography
Replies: 14
Views: 7145

Re: Experimenting With Underwater Fly Photography

In my earlier posting I wrote clear when meaning clean. I do believe the "cleanness" of the water to be of some significance to the materials capacity to hold bubbles. I wonder if the importance of bubbles is how they make the fly "swim", or if it is how the bubbles look. dd should have been " how t...
by daringduffer
Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Without The Ugly Vise
Replies: 13
Views: 5692

Re: Without The Ugly Vise

Thank you once again, Eric. Absolutely perfectly imperfect.
dd
by daringduffer
Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:42 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Experimenting With Underwater Fly Photography
Replies: 14
Views: 7145

Re: Experimenting With Underwater Fly Photography

This is a cut-and-paste job; recycling: Post subject: Re: Cul-de-Canard PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 4:44 pm Online Send private message E-mail Profile Joined: Sun Oct 12, 2008 10:49 am Posts: 138 Somewhat off topic, but anyway; you often see pictures of flies, using this or that material, with rema...