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- Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:51 pm
- Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
- Topic: Just in Golden Plover
- Replies: 6
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I am jealous! I have some golden plover feathers on the way but just a handful. I am on the waiting list at Cookshills. I have been tying soft hackles for over 40 years and have never used golden plover but some of the great flies on this forum got me motivated. I hope you received a great skin!
Thanks for all the advice! I did find a full golden plover skin on ebay but fell asleep and was outbid when the auction closed last night. The winning bid was $83.50, about $8 higher than my max bid. Does that price seem reasonable? I will get on the waiting list at Cookshill as suggested and see wh...
There have been some exceptional flies on this forum using golden plover hack!e. I have searched the web and apparently they are very scarce. I saw yellow dyed starling ASA substitute. Any opinions or suggestions?
- Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:08 pm
- Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
- Topic: Pheasant Tail & Plover
- Replies: 6
- Views: 1874
Great fly! Your flies are giving me motivation to brave the bitter cold and buy a new lamp for my fly tying desk. The effect of the golden plover is very life-like and a hackle not in my inventory.