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Two on Head Cement
By Henry Hoffman, Oregon

A spill-proof head cement holder can be made by drilling a 1 1/2-inch hole into a 5-inch piece of 2 X 6-inch lumber.

To make a head cement applicators that can be adjusted to pick up the same-size drop each time, push a piece of spinner-making wire through a wine cork. As the head cement gets lower in the bottle, push a little more wire through the cork. Different thicknesses of wire can be used to make a set of small-, medium- and large-size applicators. When not in use, keep the original cap on the bottle. ~ HH

Credits: This tip is one of many by Henry Hoffman in the new book, Northwest fly patterns & tying guide, by the Rainland Fly Casters, published by Frank Amato Publications.

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