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    Montana Hoot Owl Restrictions

    Any guesses when they may impose them? Mid-upper 90's for the foreseeable future here in the NW corner with no rain in the forecast. Hoping we don't see a repeat of 2007 (although that came after a...
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    I sub Uni-Stretch for floss on most of the flies...

    I sub Uni-Stretch for floss on most of the flies I tie; much easier, for me, to work with.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Part 2 tie in hackle; wrap, tie off/trim ...

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    tie in hackle; wrap, tie off/trim

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3940_zpsxklwkldq.jpg
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    LaFontaine Cone Fly (variation) SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3952_2_zpsxu1yxllo.jpg

    An emerger or stillborn, depending if you see the glass as half full/empty; change colors to suit your...
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    John, That's how Charlie Craven ties them in...

    John,

    That's how Charlie Craven ties them in his Basic Flytying book, leaving the butts exposed behind the wing, and I agree with you. They're also easier (for me) to tie than the Butthead; just...
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    Part 2 add a bit more dubbing, pull wing...

    Part 2

    add a bit more dubbing, pull wing forward, take a wrap or 2 behind, then dub head in front of butts
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    Brewer's Butthead Dun SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3913_zpsb3q1l3vb.jpg

    An untrimmed Sparkle Dun, sorta; the butts provide a bit more floatation. Tied here a generic olive...
  8. Thread: Wizz Kid

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    Wizz Kid

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3894_zps7bku2gpd.jpg


    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3882_zpsejxqu91r.jpg

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

    Part 2

    trim butts, smooth with thread; pull wings up/back, wrap in front and between to set the proper angle
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    St. Joe Favorite (variation) SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3866_zps5nlelhwm.jpg

    This one goes back a few years; a vintage pattern for the St. Joe River in Idaho. Original was tied with...
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    Cool; like the hexagenia hatches in the midwest...

    Cool; like the hexagenia hatches in the midwest that show up on weather radar.

    Regards,
    Scott
  12. Thread: Kolzer Firefly

    by ScottP
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    Jay, Thanks for the info. I've seen pics of...

    Jay,

    Thanks for the info. I've seen pics of the single wing version, some slanting forward almost Bomber style - it'd save a step or 2 in the tying sequence, and I doubt the fish would care...
  13. Thread: Kolzer Firefly

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    Kolzer Firefly

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3790_2_zpsz9wissjq.jpg

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3800_zpsataafcdk.jpg
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    Part 2 crease wing at base with thumbnail,...

    Part 2

    crease wing at base with thumbnail, create a thread dam in front to set wing upright

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3752_zps9coazfwh.jpg
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    Montana Wulff SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3770_zps7lbdlrln.jpg

    Variation of the standard pattern, apparently used as a green drake imitation back in the day. Recipes I...
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    Part 2 use thumbnail to splay wing, separate...

    Part 2

    use thumbnail to splay wing, separate with thread wraps

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3664_zpsvkbqcc1r.jpg
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    Hellekson's Yaak Bug SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3671_zpsxiy0txai.jpg

    Named after the river, not the animal; simple, generic fish-food fly.


    hook - Dai Riki 280 #12
    thread...
  18. Thread: Felt Sole Ban

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    http://www.stopans.org/feltregulations.html ...

    http://www.stopans.org/feltregulations.html

    This one's dated 2014; haven't heard of any other states implementing the ban.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Part 3 trim butts, smooth with thread; pull...

    Part 3


    trim butts, smooth with thread; pull wings up/back, wrap in front and between to set the proper angle
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    Part 2 flip it over, lay razor on hook eye...

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    flip it over, lay razor on hook eye as index for belly, push straight back

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3611_zpssrl7pd40.jpg
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    Abigail Adams SBS

    http://i1302.photobucket.com/albums/ag128/SBPatt/Tying/Tying003/IMG_3629_zpsscajepp5.jpg


    Rubenesque (she is in a family way, after all)

    hook - TMC5212 #10
    thread - Uni 6/0 tan/MFC 8/0 ...
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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
  23. Thread: Rubin Martin

    by ScottP
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    http://www.rubenmartin.com.ar/tag/flies/ no...

    http://www.rubenmartin.com.ar/tag/flies/

    no idea why you can't post the link.

    Regards,
    Scott
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    Part 2 trim butt of hackle extra-long and tie...

    Part 2

    trim butt of hackle extra-long and tie in at base of post (unlike traditional parachute where I the the hackle up the post, this way is a bit more stable); the first few wraps of hackle are...
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    One of the issues I had with this fly was a...

    One of the issues I had with this fly was a somewhat unstable wing prone to torquing when winding the hackle. Playing around with all the Hacklestacker variations lately gave me an idea so I added a...
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