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by NightWatchman
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Lug & Plover” Variant
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: “Lug & Plover” Variant

Thanks Ray I appreciate that. Very nice group of people here. Lots of Oregonians !
by NightWatchman
Mon Mar 22, 2021 11:58 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Lug & Plover” Variant
Replies: 2
Views: 166

“Lug & Plover” Variant

Hook. ........ Gaelic Supreme. Sz 16 Thread. ........ Pearsall’s gossamer primrose Body. ........ “. “. “ Ribbing. ....... Fine gold wire. Unfortunately too much glare. Came out nicely Thorax. ....... Hare’s mask Hackle. ....... Golden plover stripped on one side
by NightWatchman
Sat Mar 20, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hook advice needed !
Replies: 2
Views: 308

Re: Hook advice needed !

Thanks Dana. Appreciate the info.
by NightWatchman
Sat Mar 20, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Valsesiana
Replies: 11
Views: 578

Re: Valsesiana

Nice ties Alan. As usual. Spring is casting her glances at us up here in the northeast. 🙂
by NightWatchman
Sat Mar 20, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hook advice needed !
Replies: 2
Views: 308

Hook advice needed !

I know very little about older hooks and I was looking for some help with the hook pictured below. I purchased these Ray Bergman hooks a week ago with the hopes that I could tie some Bergman dry flies with these hooks but the shank appears long although the box reads shank regular. Is anyone familia...
by NightWatchman
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Primrose,Peacock and Plover
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Primrose,Peacock and Plover

Partridge Capt. Hamilton. Sz 14
by NightWatchman
Thu Mar 18, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Greenwells Glory
Replies: 9
Views: 1973

Re: Greenwells Glory

Beautiful fly Tom. Is it meant to be fished dry or wet ?
by NightWatchman
Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:57 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Usk Naylor”
Replies: 0
Views: 195

“Usk Naylor”

“Usk Naylor” Hook. ...... Gaelic supreme. Sz 16 Thread. ...... Pearsall’s gossamer purple Tail. ...... Bronze mallard flank Tag. ...... A tag and a bump of Pearsall’s purple Body. ...... Bronze mallard flank wrapped allowing purple silk to show at the seams Ribbing. ...... Fine gold wire Hackle. ......
by NightWatchman
Tue Mar 16, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “Dark Watchet”
Replies: 2
Views: 225

Re: “Dark Watchet”

Thanks Dana. She’s already cleaned up. My Jackdaw skin is like a powder puff though. On our next nice day I’ll take it outside and beat the poor bird. Mercy though as we are expecting 4 in of snow Friday.😳
by NightWatchman
Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat Gold
Replies: 10
Views: 1073

Re: Muskrat Gold

That’s a nice fly RoadKill !