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    Do you all prefer one with a magnifier? Or do you...

    Do you all prefer one with a magnifier? Or do you rarely find it usefull?
  2. Thread: "Hairy" X`Caddis

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    You know looking at the fly again I would have to...

    You know looking at the fly again I would have to agree, I don't see why this couldn't pass as a mayfly imitation as well. We all have our theories and beliefs about what a fish sees and what...
  3. Thread: "Hairy" X`Caddis

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    I tie all mine with spikey squarril dubbing. They...

    I tie all mine with spikey squarril dubbing. They look great and work great too. I don't put it in a loop like yours but might start, love the buggy look. I have caught some super selective trout on...
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    Just bought some of these to try out, thanks for...

    Just bought some of these to try out, thanks for the suggestion
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    Thanks for the replies so far, I like the look of...

    Thanks for the replies so far, I like the look of Brian silveys pattern, may have to give it a go
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    Tying caddis pupa(wing buds)

    I have been tying a pupa pattern and can't come up with a material that I like to represent the wing buds of the caddis pupa. It's the missing piece of the puzzle for me. Any suggestions on...
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    Thanks for the replies. I'm anxious for spring to...

    Thanks for the replies. I'm anxious for spring to start experimenting. Just grabbed syl nemes book the soft hackle addict from the library last night.
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    Warren this presentation makes much more sense to...

    Warren this presentation makes much more sense to me vs swinging flies.
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    Thanks for the replies, I think I am getting a...

    Thanks for the replies, I think I am getting a better understanding. Just to clarify my biggest confusion is the fact that flies casted across and down will be swung on a taunt line. This will move...
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    Why does Swinging wets works?

    May be a stupid question but why do you think swinging wets downstream works? A fly moving across the creek "swinging" from our fly lines seems like it would be a lot of unnatural movement not to...
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    Indian necks is about all I use. I bought a few...

    Indian necks is about all I use. I bought a few genetic hen necks and they were too "genetic" for my taste. Lol I could float a dry fly with those things. Paid a fortune and rarely use them.

    Stick...
  12. Thread: Wabbit Season

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    There is something fun to me about tying hares...

    There is something fun to me about tying hares ears. It was one of the first patterns that I tied
  13. Thread: Hackling idea

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    Good idea and makes sense. Going to try it when I...

    Good idea and makes sense. Going to try it when I get a chance
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    Your on fire thanks!

    Your on fire thanks!
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    Same here. I always try to hold upside down

    Same here. I always try to hold upside down
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    Earlier in the day...expecting a caddis hatch to...

    Earlier in the day...expecting a caddis hatch to come I was running an x caddis and pupae dropper. Got one take on the ex caddis. Did ok later in the day fishing nymphs. Put on a nasty hopper...
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    Thanks for the welcomes and advice. All good tips...

    Thanks for the welcomes and advice. All good tips to try next time! I want a rematch with these trout. Hopefully I can do that before winter sets in!

    I was thrown off by the lack of any thing...
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    How would you fish these trout?

    Ok here's the scenario, I have trout jumping out of the water during feeding. No duns on the wAter a few stray caddis in the air. Went though my fly boxes and techniques, couldn't get one of these...
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