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    Tubing Glenloch Lilies

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    After a couple days of oppressive heat, the temps dropped to a comfortable 90 degrees with a breeze. With a chance to drop the tube in for the last hour and a half of daylight, on went the...
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    Little Gill Streamer

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    The Little Gill Streamer is simply a variation of a well-established technique in tying hair bodied streamers. For this variation I use Superhair and target Bluegill Fry. I have the most...
  3. Nice cat! I bet th?t was a blast on a 4wt. ☺

    Nice cat! I bet th?t was a blast on a 4wt. ☺
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    Rick....I'll take it. Yeah...I was thinking of...

    Rick....I'll take it. Yeah...I was thinking of the fish. :)
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    A 5lb bluegill would scare crap me in a tube. LOL...

    A 5lb bluegill would scare crap me in a tube. LOL

    You're right, up here Gills don't get nearly as big as down your way.

    I tend to drop bass more often in a tube it seems. I think it's the...
  6. Thread: UV Finish

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    I've never used the Loon brand. I have Bug-Bond I...

    I've never used the Loon brand. I have Bug-Bond I picked up from Orvis, which i very durable, but gets cloudy on heavy applications. I also have a 3-tube set from I believe Hook and Hackle?...It's...
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    It Was a Froggy Night

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    Really?....A #2 Foam Gurgler?

    SO....it is with mixed emotions that I show you this Gill. Although it is one of the biggest of the year for me. But the cast before this, I was in the...
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    Byron, Thank you for the kind words. I hope it...

    Byron,

    Thank you for the kind words. I hope it added a good memory to your trip.

    My best
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    New Fly Fisher

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    With an Orvis 101 course under her belt, and an anxious Dad....my oldest was finally able to get on her first fly water. It was her first chance as well to christen her Mary Marbury 6wt...
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    WOW....nice work with the cane and great fish!

    WOW....nice work with the cane and great fish!
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    Here is the 3wt Lami that he rebuilt for me. It...

    Here is the 3wt Lami that he rebuilt for me. It was a self build and the cork was coming loose. He saved the cork and re-wrapped it.

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    Bill, No....A friend of mine (Bass_Bug) on...

    Bill, No....A friend of mine (Bass_Bug) on another forum rebuilt it. He has done 2 for me, and both are very nice.
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    Dave, I agree. He did a really fine job. The...

    Dave, I agree. He did a really fine job. The difference between a 7 & an 8wt line on this rod, is like night and day. I was surprised. BTW..hope you've put that rod to good use.
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    Old Glass, New Groove

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    After having the Profile rebuilt, I had been struggling to find the perfect match that would make this rod feel perfect in the hand. It felt way to tip heavy for me, and just didn't seem to...
  15. Nice job! LOL!

    Nice job! LOL!
  16. Sticky: Just a great read. The kind that finds you...

    Just a great read. The kind that finds you nodding your head in agreement without realizing it as you are reading.
  17. Really cool Pic! Thanks Byron.

    Really cool Pic! Thanks Byron.
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    Gurgling Frog

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    The Gurgling Frog is an adaptation of the Gartside Gurgler style foam head and body, with a bit more movement added along with a small frog theme. It's simple to tie, extremely durable...
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    Congrats on the fish! Careful now...Smallies can...

    Congrats on the fish! Careful now...Smallies can get addicting. :)
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    Liked the concept. Bought it, tried it a few...

    Liked the concept. Bought it, tried it a few times....went back to a Thingama. Not bad when only light nymphing. But on days where I was constantly changing up? They seemed a pain to work with to me.
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    LOL....either that or beer was involved. You...

    LOL....either that or beer was involved. You decide :)
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    James, I feel for you brother.....been there. Not...

    James, I feel for you brother.....been there. Not a fun time at all. Luck to ya!

    D4D, Sounds like much of my fishing time as well.
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    Embracing the Heat

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    95 Degrees and sunny means there is only one place to fish

    You can lament the heat in July and accept fishing for trout for the only 2 productive hours of the day at dawn/dusk. Or....grab...
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    Swift Streamer

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    I began tying the Swift streamer for a gentleman who had a cabin along Swift Lake on the south side of Mt St Helen's in western Washington. He wanted something to fish for the Dolly's that...
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    Shakespeare's Back Cast

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    Fly Fishing Shakespeare

    In an attempt to offer that I am not simple single-minded, or socially malnourished in my approach to life. I offer a glimpse of what could have been, had...
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