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by ForumGhillie
Thu Dec 30, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Today's Experiment - Restoring Grafting Wax
Replies: 10
Views: 315

Re: Today's Experiment - Restoring Grafting Wax

Ray,

What fascinated me the most is that you save "Spam cans" and the little plastic butter thingies. :lol: :lol:

John
by ForumGhillie
Wed Dec 29, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Golden Hackle.
Replies: 5
Views: 179

Re: Golden Hackle.

Nice tie, Tom!

My fav... Hares Lug & Plover. (Not tied as nice as Tom does, but the trout approve.)

Image

John
by ForumGhillie
Tue Dec 28, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Brahma hen capes
Replies: 5
Views: 259

Re: Brahma hen capes

Mike, that sounds odd to me, what exactly did you order?

Fly shops have a minimum size order they need to place with Whiting, which is my understanding.

John
by ForumGhillie
Fri Dec 17, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hot spots
Replies: 13
Views: 502

Re: Hot spots

Bob (joaniebo), very nice.

What did you use for the blue hot spot?

John
by ForumGhillie
Fri Dec 17, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hot spots
Replies: 13
Views: 502

Re: Hot spots

Roadkill, You summed up my entire career.....re-inventing the past Speaking of "hot spots" in the past... John Atherton's Number Two nymph pattern (Gold-Ribbed Hare’s Ear nymph). From my recollection of reading Atherton's book, he never referred to "hot spotting" his flies. http...
by ForumGhillie
Thu Dec 16, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Melanistic Pheasant, Chukkar, Cornish Game Hen
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Re: Melanistic Pheasant, Chukkar, Cornish Game Hen

REE, I think i fixed the photos the way you wanted them. I really like the Cornish & Chukkar skins.
by ForumGhillie
Tue Dec 14, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hen capes
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Re: Hen capes

Boarmountain wrote: Tue Dec 14, 2021 10:49 am So only dyed grizzly ?
Mike,

He sent me photos of several dyed solid colors but told me not to post them. I gather he might have sold those already. I will ask Jim next time we talk.

John
by ForumGhillie
Tue Dec 14, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hen capes
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Re: Hen capes

Okay, Jim and I finally connected on the phone yesterday so I finally could get the hen capes added to the website. There is plenty of every color. Jim is only showing one hen cape for each color rather than taking a separate photo of each hen cape. https://jimsflyco.com/CapesAndSaddles/Cart-Brands....
by ForumGhillie
Thu Dec 09, 2021 10:32 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hen capes
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Re: Hen capes

Guys. I am waiting on Jim to clarify some things. Unfortunately, they got their booter shot the other day and they are under the weather right now.

John
by ForumGhillie
Wed Dec 08, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Hen capes
Replies: 12
Views: 714

Hen capes

Talking with Jim Slattery today he bought a ton of hackle recently. I mean a ton, maybe two tonss. Some are hen capes. Regardless of what you are looking for he has an awesome selection at fantastic prices. Here is a quick shot of the JimsFlyCo hen capes. This is Jims private label line, because he ...