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  1. Here's a vintage Thompson model A for $20 ...

    Here's a vintage Thompson model A for $20

    http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/index.php?threads/vintage-thompson-model-a-fly-tyers-vise-20.101682/
  2. Thompson went out of business about 10 years ago....

    Thompson went out of business about 10 years ago. I don't know if the current Thompson vises are of the same quality or even the same materials. Someone has revived the brand.
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  3. Free How to Fly Fish for Trout [Kindle Edition] Tom McCoy

    http://www.amazon.com/How-Fly-Fish-Trout-McCoy-ebook/dp/B00HS941VK/
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    I use this Saber hopper/terrestrial hook. Get 100...

    I use this Saber hopper/terrestrial hook. Get 100 for the price of 25 Orvis hooks. They are not 2X H but it is plenty strong enough.

    http://www.flyshack.com/DisplayItem.aspx?ItemID=23572

    Here...
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    http://www.flyanglersonline.com/bb/showthread.php?...

    http://www.flyanglersonline.com/bb/showthread.php?51912-fluoro-tippet-sizes&p=492693#post492693
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    Free Kindle Fishing Books

    http://www.amazon.com/Trout-Fishing-Ultimate-Mastering-catching-ebook/dp/B00M02TAKC/


    http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-Fly-Fishing-Reasons-Succeeding-ebook/dp/B008S1FMF6/

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    Hatch Friday at Whiting

    Posted by "John" on another BB. I think the group here would enjoy this also. Video of just hatched chicks at Whiting Farms.

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    When faced with a perplexing situation, a...

    When faced with a perplexing situation, a sampling net can give you the solution.

    An easy and cheap sampling net is a 5 gallon paint strainer. Put the strainer over your landing net and you can...
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    Here are two other points in the discussion of...

    Here are two other points in the discussion of "triggers."

    A trigger that has not been mentioned under behavior is the "acoustic footprint/signature" of the fly. Sight is not the only sense that...
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    Trigger is used in the context of selective...

    Trigger is used in the context of selective feeding. I should have made that more clear.

    When trout are sampling the drift, they try all sorts of things as the poster that referred to cigarette...
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    Part 2 of "How Trout Become Selective Feeders". ...

    Part 2 of "How Trout Become Selective Feeders".


    When discussing selectivity, or selective feeding, we must realize that we are discussing a biologic system. In any biologic system there is...
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    Allan, A member of this forum asked me to...

    Allan,

    A member of this forum asked me to repost here, a post I made on another forum about how trout become selective feeders. The questions you are asking, for the most part are answered in the...
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    If you re asking about the Dorber Ultrawave rod,...

    If you re asking about the Dorber Ultrawave rod, see the review for this rod in Fly Fisherman Magazine (Feb/Mar 2011) page 20.

    http://img337.imageshack.us/img337/34/ultrawaverod.jpg
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    There was an article by Tracy Peterson in the...

    There was an article by Tracy Peterson in the Spring 2006 Flyfishing & Tying Journal on these. Google Bat Wing Emerger.
  15. Aquatic insects washed downstream by flooding...

    Aquatic insects washed downstream by flooding falls into the category of CATASTROPHIC DRIFT. The opposite of flooding is drought and it can also cause catastrophic drift, as can pollution....
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    +2 I think the original Klinkhammer will out...

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    I think the original Klinkhammer will out fish the foam version. I have two reason why I think this is so.

    First is the absence of the peacock herl thorax. Hans van Klinken states:

    "The...
  17. My second thought is how the dubbing holds...

    My second thought is how the dubbing holds together when fished.

    Theoretically, a dubbing noodle spun in the clockwise direction for a right handed tier should have more integrity and remain more...
  18. Brand New GLoomis GLX Whisper Creek 9 ft 5 wt Fly Rod for Sale at $275.00 discount

    $395.00 - Whisper Creek GLX 9 ft., 5 wt. Moderate-Fast Action, Medium Stiff Power, Current Retail $670.00.


    http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y183/streamdance/Ebay photos/WhisperCreek9ft5wt.jpg
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  19. My take on the dubbing technique of rolling the...

    My take on the dubbing technique of rolling the dubbing BOTH ways (instead of only clockwise as is standard) is because of the fly he is tying. By rolling it both ways, he gets a looser dubbing...
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    You have a neoprene "compression leak". This...

    You have a neoprene "compression leak".

    This is when the walls of the individual air cells in the neoprene break down due to repeated cycles of compression. The air chambers then communicate with...
  21. Curiosity is good. The reason is that there...

    Curiosity is good.

    The reason is that there are two primary factors that determine how well a butt portion of a leader can turn over the distal part of a leader. One is the mass and the other is...
  22. The complicated leader formulas are unneccesary....

    The complicated leader formulas are unneccesary.

    Build a Gary Borger Uni-body version of the George harvey leader.

    For hand tied leaders, I use a very simple leader formula that I got from Gary...
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    Fluorocarbon is harder and denser than nylon. I...

    Fluorocarbon is harder and denser than nylon. I have had the fluorocarbon cut through the nylon mono with a blood knot. I use a triple surgeons knot for tying nylon and fluorocarbon together.
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    Curing my Depression

    over the lack of fishing by finding some videos. We've had constant rain and I haven't fished in 3 weeks.

    I hope you will enjoy this video of big fish on dries. Notice that the narrator is a...
  25. Thread: Vxp

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    LOL. Does it happen when you turn your...

    LOL.

    Does it happen when you turn your head/body?

    I thought my rods all cast to the left until I noticed that it always happened when I turned my head to look at my backcast. That head and body...
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