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    Part 2 trim butts, smooth with thread; pull...

    Part 2

    trim butts, smooth with thread; pull wings up/back and wrap in front to set the proper angle

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    Winger Parachute SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0809_zps742e4441.jpg

    I've seen this fly in a few books; thought it looked cool, decided to give it a try. Tied here in PMD...
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    Dave, Was it this one? ...

    Dave,

    Was it this one?

    http://www.warmwaterflyfisher.com/homepage2.htm

    Ward Bean's warmwater flytying site is another good one

    http://www.warmwaterflytyer.com/welcome.asp
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    Part 3 tie down foam, trim, smooth with thread...

    Part 3

    tie down foam, trim, smooth with thread wraps

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    Part 2 mount foam on hook with feelers at...

    Part 2


    mount foam on hook with feelers at tie-in point; 2 soft loops (to prevent cutting the foam), then a few firmer ones
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    Quigley's Bed Head Stonefly SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0776_zps450f3f5f.jpg

    Wish Mr. Quigley was still around; he came up with some very inventive stuff. Another one based on pure...
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    Part 2 tie in hackle; wind it ...

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    tie in hackle; wind it

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    Powell's Helen Keller Emerger SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/IMG_0702_zpse9c4e109.jpg

    The perfect companion to the Ray Charles nymph. Tied here in PMD colors; change to suit your needs


    hook - Dai Riki...
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    Alan Very nice flies. Charlie Brooks tied...

    Alan

    Very nice flies. Charlie Brooks tied many of his nymphs, especially stoneflies, "In the Round". I hate spending a lot of time tying flies that I know stand a good chance ending up snagged...
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    Part 2 post it ...

    Part 2

    post it

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0615_zpsda2874b8.jpg


    tie in hackle, shiny side out
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    Shanafelt's Sneeky Pete SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0644_zps1b43c359.jpg

    Millennials with 20/10 may not care, but for geezers and poor casters like me, the 2-tone wing makes it...
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    The Sharpie sounds like a good quick-and-dirty...

    The Sharpie sounds like a good quick-and-dirty method if you want it dark; not sure how long it would hold up. Patinas for stained glass (nasty stuff) and gun bluing solution would be a bit more...
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    Scud hooks, to me, are something like a Dai Riki...

    Scud hooks, to me, are something like a Dai Riki 135 - curved shank, down eye, heavy wire; for the most part, these hooks are for flies I want to sink. For most emergers, I like the DR 125 -...
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    Part 2 since I forgot to tie in the hackle 2...

    Part 2

    since I forgot to tie in the hackle 2 steps ago, I'll do it now; shiny side out

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0528_zps8f142626.jpg


    back to the...
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    Jake's Parachutz Hebgen Dun SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0537_zpsa8787f4e.jpg

    Sorta/kinda like a synth ParaWulff with a nested indicator; being ocularly challenged, I fully endorse the...
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    Happy Birthday Mato Kuwapi

    Enjoy your day; hope it's a good one.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Part 2 post it; tie in hackle shiny side out ...

    Part 2

    post it; tie in hackle shiny side out

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0505_zpsca3c93f1.jpg
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    Stranahan's Brindle Chute SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0514_zpsf426410c.jpg

    Developed by Chuck Stranahan of Hamilton, MT for the hecuba mayfly hatch on the Bitterroot. An...
  19. Thread: Softex solvent

    by ScottP
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    Let it sit for a while after you've mixed it,...

    Let it sit for a while after you've mixed it, then stir it again; takes the solvent a bit of time to do it's job thoroughly and it can end up less viscous than it seems at first.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Alan, Absolutely ...

    Alan,

    Absolutely http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/two-thumbs-up_zpsf86194e5.jpg

    Regards,
    Scott
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    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/t...

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/two-thumbs-up_zpsf86194e5.jpg


    Regards,
    Scott
  22. Thread: Softex solvent

    by ScottP
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    Ray, Toluene, naptha (as noted by Bugsy),...

    Ray,

    Toluene, naptha (as noted by Bugsy), Ronsonal/Zippo lighter fluid all work. I'm sure you know to mix it in a well-ventilated area.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Part 2 dub thread, dub thorax ...

    Part 2

    dub thread, dub thorax

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    Christiaen's GT Adult SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying001/IMG_0400_zps40af0db7.jpg

    The GT apparently stands for "Go To". Designed to "imitate natural mayflies struggling from their shucks...
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    Part 3 dub thread, dub thorax ...

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    dub thread, dub thorax

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