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by HookI
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: Stoneflies and January Trout
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: Stoneflies and January Trout

always great to see your pics & report . Thanks for sharing .
by HookI
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Warm Water Fishes
Topic: Carp = the other Salmon
Replies: 8
Views: 176

Carp = the other Salmon

It’s something that has crossed my mind lately . I have a lot of availability being shoreline & boat . Resivour ,creeks and ponds . Everything local NY , NJ If I can avoid the Red Army bait guys by camo outfit and stealth I know I have a chance of some pretty good hook ups . My only experience with ...
by HookI
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Tippet Rings
Replies: 11
Views: 316

Re: Tippet Rings

yep ! Been using them a few years now . They float , strong , has some advantages as multi fly presentation as mentioned by upstate . I will continue using them . Rio product is what I use
by HookI
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: January rainbows
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: January rainbows

... My PS might have been a tad large have to go down some me thinks . ... Other Chuck, I'm NOT saying this is the right way, or the only way, to whip up a few Pink Squirrels... but, perhaps the original SGM Chuck --- Mr. Barleywine--- gave me a couple PS's that sort-of looked like this years ago, ...
by HookI
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: January rainbows
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: January rainbows

Thanks for sharing Ed = I like that place a lot ,the boys had me there a few weeks ago , my results were not great but I'm in the learning process still . But they showed me the way I'm Ok with it as I always have fun with those guys . My PS might have been a tad large have to go down some me thinks...
by HookI
Sun Dec 15, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: My Travel tying kit
Replies: 1
Views: 170

Re: My Travel tying kit

Looks like a great thing to have , simple but functional air travel friendly good luck ! did you attach your name & contact info to it ?
by HookI
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: Pink Squirrels and Shenandoah brook trout
Replies: 1
Views: 377

Re: Pink Squirrels and Shenandoah brook trout

Thanks for sharing
by HookI
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: My new vise of choice
Replies: 25
Views: 1000

Re: My new vise of choice

Mike’s vise..... not one of those spinning/rotating/multi angle, chrome, alloy aircraft grade aluminum things, just a vintage hook holder for a guy that has done more to keep the classic patterns alive and interesting than anyone I know. Thanks for all your generosity through the years Mike, and al...
by HookI
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Streamers & Bucktails
Topic: Conehead Woolly Buggers and cold water
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Conehead Woolly Buggers and cold water

always appreciate your input and I'm learning a ton from it & RB CHWB in black is a good catching streamer ( used often from your posts ) Thanks Ed I like cold water for a few reasons less guys in the parking lot :geek: and love to throw streamers , again I'm learning this game and I'm catching more...
by HookI
Thu Nov 28, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Breathable waders and Thanksgiving
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: Breathable waders and Thanksgiving

after each outing I hose them down including boots , have them hang in the boiler room overnight , the boots ( with two soup cans opened at both ends ) inserted one in each boot , by the next am they are dry & go in the garage ,for next use & all winer . About 6 years now still holding up .