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    A nail knot would probably provide the smoothest...

    A nail knot would probably provide the smoothest way of connecting the two. Same knot used to attach leader to fly line if not using loop to loop connection.
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    Narc, If I do the math correctly, it would place...

    Narc,
    If I do the math correctly, it would place the wing tie-in position at the 61% mark of the hook shank?
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    Me too, Larry, but it was a good tool for new...

    Me too, Larry, but it was a good tool for new tiers who hadn't developed their "eye calipers" yet.
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    Fly Proportions the "Ancient Way"

    Remember these from "back in the day"?

    I believe they were based on the ancient Greek mathematical formula which produced Phi - 1.618.
    The use of the formula was called the Golden Mean and has...
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    Mr. Quill himself!??! By the way, would you...

    Mr. Quill himself!??!


    By the way, would you let this individual into your local fly tying club?


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    OK, article should be ready for Monday's mail.

    OK, article should be ready for Monday's mail.
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    Ed, You have a flair for writing. I enjoyed...

    Ed,
    You have a flair for writing. I enjoyed reading your post. It all sounded so familar.....

    That fly, with a different colored hackle would be similar to a Quill Gordon, I believe.

    ...
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    Alan, I read what you told him. It was eerily...

    Alan,
    I read what you told him. It was eerily similar to what I suggested, even down to the video suggestion........


    My recommendation:
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    Put all he can afford into a decent vise, a few...
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    Herefishy, I presume it is a competing fly...

    Herefishy,
    I presume it is a competing fly tying/fishing forum.
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    Another Version ...

    Another Version


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    No particular pattern

    No particular pattern
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    Really like the quill bodied ones ...

    Really like the quill bodied ones


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    Drake Emerger? Blue Wing Olive Emerger?

    Drake Emerger?
    Blue Wing Olive Emerger?
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    Just that insects have 6 legs and not all in...

    Just that insects have 6 legs and not all in front.
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    My front and rear legged fly

    Tying some more front and rear legged flies.......



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    The taxes, of course apply. The good thing about...

    The taxes, of course apply. The good thing about the federal excise tax is that the proceeds are returned to the state for conservation efforts.
    The bad thing is that, like anything else, certain...
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    I doubt that folks will beat down the door to buy...

    I doubt that folks will beat down the door to buy your flies no matter how good a job you do.....

    They have to know about your flies first.

    But, trust me, it's pretty hard to compete with the...
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    The more I think about this, the sillier it...

    The more I think about this, the sillier it sounds.
    I would guess that most of us started tying with few materials........a decent vise......some hooks......a pair of scissors.....etc.

    I began...
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    Never tried it myself, but you often see big lots...

    Never tried it myself, but you often see big lots of materials "former tiers" post on eBay.

    Granted, you don't know what the final bid might be on this, but might be worth pursuing if you're on...
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    Sorry to hear that Ralph! Just wondered as I...

    Sorry to hear that Ralph! Just wondered as I watched the video.
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    NJ I like that fly. Is there a reason you don't...

    NJ
    I like that fly. Is there a reason you don't use the pinch wrap when applying materials?
    Thanks. I will tie some myself.
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    Never had the one rod problem. Have a bunch. ...

    Never had the one rod problem. Have a bunch. Most are newer rods.
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    Products, generally speaking, are always being...

    Products, generally speaking, are always being improved.
    Someone mentioned getting an IM6 rod and not "needing" anything better.
    Well, at one time, the IM6 was the "latest and greatest". It pretty...
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    Never spent much tying time with an offset rotary...

    Never spent much tying time with an offset rotary I take it?
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