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by Soft-hackle
Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Lil' Dorothy 1550
Replies: 3
Views: 1530

Re: Lil' Dorothy 1550

Wonderful! Thanks, William. That should work well!

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Mon Apr 22, 2013 4:34 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Overload
Replies: 13
Views: 6108

Re: Overload

Norm,
We sometime have to deal with problems like this, and I believe we can continue in the manner I intended this forum to operate under. Don't give up on us.

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Thu Apr 18, 2013 9:33 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Lil' Dorothy, the continuing saga.....
Replies: 11
Views: 7028

Re: Lil' Dorothy, the continuing saga.....

Beautiful fish, Jeff. I'm so happy you are having fun with my fly.

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:19 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: One For Mark.
Replies: 22
Views: 10122

Re: One For Mark.

I hope in some small way, this fly makes my contribution to the fly fishing and fly tying world complete.

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:19 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Goto soft hackle patterns for trout
Replies: 39
Views: 19849

Re: Goto soft hackle patterns for trout

Tim, I would like to try to accommodate you with an answer, however, before I begin, there’s a few things I must say. First, this response is not an intention to rebut anyone else's responses. I can’t and the reason is simple. Responses like this are based on experiences and the knowledge that has b...
by Soft-hackle
Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:02 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Are Wingless Wets Versatile?
Replies: 6
Views: 3442

Are Wingless Wets Versatile?

Here's one well-known Fisherman/Writer who thinks so. This well written and informative article is one I thought I'd merely share here for general information. I find, in my experience, Mr. Tapply to be be pretty much on the mark. You may not entirely agree with Tapply, but the article IS informativ...
by Soft-hackle
Tue Mar 26, 2013 12:57 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: The Artistic Tyer Mark J Romero’s Rings
Replies: 28
Views: 9926

Re: Artistic Tyer Mark J Romero’s Rings

I really miss our brother-in-arms. Thanks Misako for posting this. He is never far from our thoughts.

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Sun Mar 24, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Brooks' Stonefly Nymph
Replies: 11
Views: 4172

Re: Brooks' Stonefly Nymph

Sweet, Bill. That should work very nicely.

Mark
by Soft-hackle
Mon Mar 18, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Green Drake Nymph
Replies: 11
Views: 3564

Re: Green Drake Nymph

Hi all, I'd suggest more research on the Green Drake. It is my understanding that the flies are very quick to hatch, and begin doing so well before they reach the surface, springing through the film fully formed duns. It appears from my observation that this is true. A transitional flymph or soft-ha...
by Soft-hackle
Mon Mar 18, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Golden Stone Nymph
Replies: 40
Views: 11358

Re: Golden Stone Nymph

Lance, It is my experience that coloration of the Golden Stone Nymph varies with location. I've seen some that are quite dark on top of the body, and the melt into a golden color toward the underside. In my estimation, stone flies are best imitated by using a good hook profile and the correct colora...