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    blending dubbing

    The April-May edition of Fly Fisherman has a blurb in the "short Casts" section submitted by some fellow named Charlie Craven on an EZ way to blend dubbing. He suggests you take a zip lock bag, punch...
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    Sticky: thanks for the posts. hard work ahead but this...

    thanks for the posts. hard work ahead but this is finally a good start for warren. Needs support more now than ever, and heartfelt prayers sent to Tennessee
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    thanks scott weve got at least 8", but talking...

    thanks scott
    weve got at least 8", but talking about highs in the 50's next week.
    are these size 6's?
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    Flies for Hickory Shad

    Thinking about hitting the tidewater VA rivers in hope of getting into the spring hickory shad run. Anyone want to share a pattern or 2 for me to tie up?
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    mystery of the mysis shrimp

    so, I won the raffle at mu local TU meeting, and it was a collection of flies donated by the widow of a passed member. Lots of flies, most of which I could readily recognize, adams, woolly worm,...
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    The latest issue of FF&tying journal (great mag),...

    The latest issue of FF&tying journal (great mag), who is sponsor here, has a great article by Al ritt, that gives great info into the different dubbings. Now, I knew that, for example, superfine is...
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    j stockard, and they are a sponsor here ...

    j stockard, and they are a sponsor here

    http://www.jsflyfishing.com/uni-6-0-uni-thread-waxed

    I have been very pleased with their service
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    looks like uni-yarn to me...

    looks like uni-yarn to me
    http://www.jsflyfishing.com/uni-uni-yarn

    I use this a lot instead of dubbing, really like the "insect green"...

    As far as dubbing goes, some are eazier to use than...
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    Sticky: thanks for the update, i am so sad to hear. ...

    thanks for the update, i am so sad to hear. sometimes it is darkest before the dawn. thoughts and prayers sent to Warren and family, and thanks, newbee, for keeping us posted, i know this isnt...
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    nice, what type of chenille is that? very hairy...

    nice, what type of chenille is that? very hairy...
  11. Thread: Confused

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    I think you will eventually want a 7wt or 8wt to...

    I think you will eventually want a 7wt or 8wt to target the fish you have in mind. But, you have a great starter rod. If you have LM and SM bass, you also have bluegill, crappie, or other panfish...
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    Those are kinda cool.... My wife and I went in a...

    Those are kinda cool....
    My wife and I went in a fly shop, I was looking around the tying section, she tells the proprietor "Wow, you have almost as much fly tying stuff as we do in our basement":o
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    Great read and tribute, thanks for sharing

    Great read and tribute, thanks for sharing
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    cool tying sites

    The web is full of great sites that are wonderful references. This site, of course, click home then search the FOTW archives. Two others I like a lot are
    http://www.ngatu692.com/Flies.html
    and...
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    Thanks for the update, Warren. Hang in there,...

    Thanks for the update, Warren. Hang in there, buddy. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
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    Great to hear you are out and about, John. I was...

    Great to hear you are out and about, John. I was out Thursday, 39 degrees with a sustained wind due to the Noreaster that went thru. It made me think about the post "freezing your materials" ;)
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    Mark, when I first sent the rod in, I was told it...

    Mark, when I first sent the rod in, I was told it would be 4 to 6 weeks. It is what it is.

    Orvis is a kind of lightning rod, I am a member of another forum and there was a thread on fluro tippet....
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    Yep, too bad, I have their a5 7.5 3wt that I...

    Yep, too bad, I have their a5 7.5 3wt that I really like for brookies.
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    a NOT attaboy for Orvis

    Over 9 weeks ago I sent a rod in for a tip repair. At least they are responding to my follow up emails. :(
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    Another really nice tie, thanks Jeff

    Another really nice tie, thanks
    Jeff
  21. Thread: Pluche

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    Hans, Do you find the CDL hen easier to work...

    Hans,
    Do you find the CDL hen easier to work with than hun, would it be a good substitute?
    Thanks,
    Jeff
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    atta boy for Peak Vise

    I was sliding the bobbin cradle off to install a hackle gauge on the vise shaft, and I broke one of the arms off of the plastic pivot. I call Peak to order a new one and the nice lady mails me one at...
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    Sticky: Denny and I exchanged numerous emails when I was...

    Denny and I exchanged numerous emails when I was picking his brain on a trip I was planning. He also discussed the hackle business at length with me, I found the genetics and skills needed to be...
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    That is a great site, new to me, thanks a lot for...

    That is a great site, new to me, thanks a lot for posting - click on "2014" and scroll down and check out that ant - really cool...
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    nice, thanks for taking the time to do these...

    nice, thanks for taking the time to do these SBS's, really are well done
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