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    nice tie scott, I need to add a couple size 18's...

    nice tie scott, I need to add a couple size 18's of this to my winter soft hackles
  2. thanks Byron, just added it to my tie list for...

    thanks Byron, just added it to my tie list for next spring
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    scott, nice tie, I tie something similar to...

    scott, nice tie,

    I tie something similar to it, its a variation of an "anna k", a local pattern, instead of the opal tinsel abdomen , I use green colored sparkle thread, and sometimes add in a...
  4. nice tie Byron, whats the pattern

    nice tie Byron, whats the pattern
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    thanks scott, will tie some up in the next couple...

    thanks scott, will tie some up in the next couple of weeks for use next spring, if I wait till next spring to tie some I will have forgotten the pattern months ago

    thanks again
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    scott, if I change the body color to olive,...

    scott,

    if I change the body color to olive, and the tail to bright green, I think I would have a great grannom dry. nice tie and thanks for the inspiration
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    scg, your fly looks great really dont think...

    scg,

    your fly looks great really dont think the fish will not like it. i think that we as tiers get a little critical of how the flies look, when the fish dont care.

    keep up the good work.
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    one thing i forgot to mention is when buying the...

    one thing i forgot to mention is when buying the copper brown wire, if you buy 2 spools make sure they are the same shade. i have run into some variations in color, so make sure your getting 2 spools...
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    scg, thanks for the nice comments. ive been...

    scg,

    thanks for the nice comments. ive been tying and fishing this pattern for 5 or 6 years and it has proven to be very effective . it helped me catch a couple dozen trout in 2 hours yesterday.
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    I use a rapala knot when fishing the jig style...

    I use a rapala knot when fishing the jig style flies it goes back to my crappie fishing days the loop gives the fly/jig more freedom of movement and perhaps helps you catch a few more fish
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    scg, i replied to this before i went fishing...

    scg,

    i replied to this before i went fishing this morning, but as usual my computor skills are lacking. sorry for the delay. the pattern is as follows

    hook: lightning strike jf2
    bead: copper,...
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    thank you so much for the effort and time...

    thank you so much for the effort and time required to do this. as a tyer, i can see the great asset that this list will provide.

    thanks again
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    thanks scott, I figured you probably had posted...

    thanks scott, I figured you probably had posted an sbs on this style of body, but figured it would take a week or so to find one . you've posted so many. thanks for the help and keep up the great work
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    scott what is the name of the technique you used...

    scott what is the name of the technique you used to tie the body for fly number 1. got some ideas for a emerger style caddis pattern and think the wrapped hair style body would greatly improve the...
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    scott, nice variation with the fox squirrel...

    scott,

    nice variation with the fox squirrel hackle, with some materials getting scarce, im gonna try it on my wire bodied variation.

    thanks
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    scoii, great looking tie as usual. I tie a...

    scoii,
    great looking tie as usual. I tie a variation on this pattern, I use 2 strands of copper brown and one strand of copper uni wire for the abdomen . size br for hooks 12 & 14,and small for 16 &...
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    nice tie Byron, looks like I got something else...

    nice tie Byron, looks like I got something else to try
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    white river, 6 river miles below bull shoals

    white river, 6 river miles below bull shoals
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    thanks ill give it a try, as soon as I get done...

    thanks ill give it a try, as soon as I get done with the other experiments. looks like ill have plenty of time , the high today is supposed to be 20, that's really not thay bad if you live in...
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    yup, im thinking snowshoe underwing with wood...

    yup, im thinking snowshoe underwing with wood duck over. whats the technique ?
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    nice ties Byron, have you ever tried that type of...

    nice ties Byron, have you ever tried that type of wing in a down wing configuration, looking at the shape of the wings of the one in the background, it looks to me like this would be perfect for a...
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    nice ties, just what is congo hair, I have seen...

    nice ties, just what is congo hair, I have seen it referenced a number of times on this site, but have never used it is it a high floatant material
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    reminds me of a mickey finn. nice tie

    reminds me of a mickey finn. nice tie
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    nice looking pattern scott. I couldn't agree...

    nice looking pattern scott.

    I couldn't agree with you more on the quill comment. since my return to trout fishing in 2013, I haven't tied any thing with a quill wing. I turned to soft hackles and...
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    scott, never tied them with a thorax that bushy,...

    scott, never tied them with a thorax that bushy, but I think im going to try it now. good looking fly, love the way the pearl tinsel takes on different shades
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