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  1. In the warmer weather like mid-summer, the...

    In the warmer weather like mid-summer, the bluegill often go a bit deeper. I like to use Cap Spiders fished just off of wed lines, brush deep drop-off. Here's the link to a video made by the guy...
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    Cute little fly. I have a small "mouse" pattern...

    Cute little fly. I have a small "mouse" pattern that I tie for Bluegill fishing. It's based on the Splinter Mouse pattern. I play around with the tail material, this one happens to have a bit of...
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    Thank you for sharing this with us. I will keep...

    Thank you for sharing this with us. I will keep Jack and his family in my prayers.

    God Bless.

    Jim Smith
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    I am sorry to hear this. I will keep her in my...

    I am sorry to hear this. I will keep her in my prayers for a rqpid and complete recovery. Thank you for sharing this with us.

    Jim Smith
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    ScottP Here's a link to a video showing step by...

    ScottP Here's a link to a video showing step by step of this great looking pattern..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQli-phMQXc
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    I find that my flies, especially leech patterns...

    I find that my flies, especially leech patterns seem to be even more effective when they get tattered looking. I keep fishing them until I can see bare hook shank or I donate them to a submerged...
  7. Can't you just get the attachment that fits into...

    Can't you just get the attachment that fits into any vise jaws to tie tube flies? That way, you can at least try tying them for a while to see if you like tying and fishing them. ...
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    Here's a Scientific Angler System 2 reel that...

    Here's a Scientific Angler System 2 reel that would fit the bill for you. It's on Ebay, but if you're careful you may be able to get it for a good price. They aren't fancy, but they are built like...
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    Very nice tie on a great looking pattern.

    Very nice tie on a great looking pattern.
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    Uncle Jesse, Thank you for sharing the link to...

    Uncle Jesse, Thank you for sharing the link to the memorial video for Warren. He was a terrific guy, and although we never met in person, we communicated a number of times and he was a good friend...
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    I am so sorry to hear this. Warren was a great...

    I am so sorry to hear this. Warren was a great guy and he will be missed. I will continue to keep his wife and family in my prayers.

    Jim Smith
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    I love finding "new" material not intended for...

    I love finding "new" material not intended for fly tying. Can you post a photo of one spool with packaging so I know what to look for.

    Thanks.

    Jim Smith
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    Thank you for keeping us informed of Warren's...

    Thank you for keeping us informed of Warren's condition. I am keeping him and his wife in my prayers. God Bless.

    Jim Smith
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    Thank you again for keeping us up to date on...

    Thank you again for keeping us up to date on Warren and how he is doing, and please let Warren know that we are thinking of him and keeping him in our prayers.

    Jim Smith
  15. Very nice pattern. I have switched over to...

    Very nice pattern. I have switched over to Arctic fox for pretty much all of the patterns I tie that call for a marabou tail. I find that the Arctic Fox fur is MUCH more durable and doesn't break...
  16. A slight variation of the Splinter Mouse

    This is not an original pattern, but rather a variation of the Splinter Mouse pattern which is actually a variation on the Gurgler pattern, that I use for LM bass. I thought I'd like to add some...
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    Fun to tie and quite often, they seem to work...

    Fun to tie and quite often, they seem to work better than foam or hard bodied poppers. I think that may be because the Deer Hair soaks up some water, causing a slower more natural movement in the...
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    I am so sorry to hear this about Warren. We have...

    I am so sorry to hear this about Warren. We have become FAOL friends over the years and he is a great guy. I will keep him in my prays. Thank you for they update and please keep us posted.

    Jim...
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    To answer that question probably calls for some...

    To answer that question probably calls for some clarification as to what species of fish a person is targeting. Living in the South, I prefer warmwater fishing over traveling to the mountains of...
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    Thank you! This is great! Jim Smith

    Thank you! This is great!

    Jim Smith
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    Having had the pleasure of fishing with Jim on...

    Having had the pleasure of fishing with Jim on his home lake a while back, I agree with him completely. I am fortunate to live on a very nice 50-acre lake outside of Atlanta that has a very healthy...
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    Congratulations Jack on a well-earned award and...

    Congratulations Jack on a well-earned award and recognition. There is no greater recognition that a person can receive than that of sharing his knowledge and wisdom of a pastime that he loves. Well...
  23. Very pretty. I can't believe that you're going...

    Very pretty. I can't believe that you're going to let mean ole pickerel with their big nasty teeth chew on those beautiful flies;) Nice work!
  24. I was glad to hear the input from Long For Cuts. ...

    I was glad to hear the input from Long For Cuts. I read this article a while back and even with only anecdotal evidence, I found the reasoning to be sound. I was a wildlife management major way...
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    I enjoy thinking about those old abandoned homes....

    I enjoy thinking about those old abandoned homes. As a kid, I would wander the woods of N.H. and come across old homesteads. Quite often I would find a midden pit in the back, and find some very...
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