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by Rolf
Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Bonnie the Dog, 2013-2017
Replies: 11
Views: 582

Re: Bonnie the Dog, 2013-2017


A dog does something to you inside, something humans can’t do, and the bond is very powerful.
Amen to this CJ.
by Rolf
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Antique Fly Box and Flies
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Antique Fly Box and Flies

ted patlen wrote:Maybe spar varnished balsa wood. is there and eye on the hook?
Yes there is..............
by Rolf
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Antique Fly Box and Flies
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Antique Fly Box and Flies

Unfortunately Ted I cannot. I can tell you it's very light in the hand but also sinks very well in a glass of water. I'm open for suggestions.....

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by Rolf
Sat Apr 15, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Antique Fly Box and Flies
Replies: 10
Views: 846

Re: Antique Fly Box and Flies

Well Gary thanks to you, I blew a few hours today. Not to hijack your thread but after seeing your photos, it made me curious about a box I have as a display along with some older reels. I purchased the box years ago at a flea market for $7.00. Other than opening it up, looking at the flies, I never...
by Rolf
Mon Sep 07, 2015 11:10 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: NYC Sportsmen Shows ???
Replies: 18
Views: 1821

Re: NYC Sportsmen Shows ???

The first time I met Mr. Jacklin was in your neighborhood Eric. I was fishing for Grayling on that creek that shall not be named. I was just coming off and he arrived with a sport following behind. He was guiding him. We struck up a conversation that ranged from the creek to Joan Wulff. The sport wa...
by Rolf
Fri May 22, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Putting it all in perspective.....
Replies: 1
Views: 545

Putting it all in perspective.....

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by Rolf
Thu May 21, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: For Dog Lovers
Replies: 1
Views: 450

Re: For Dog Lovers

Thank you Allan..............
by Rolf
Sat Feb 21, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Grass Rods
Topic: Paul H. Young Database, new 2014 material
Replies: 4
Views: 2233

Re: Paul H. Young Database, new 2014 material

Eperous wrote:
ewpeper wrote:Great stuff, Robert. I know for you it is a labor of love, but there are many who love your labors.
Well said... and very nice!

Ed
Amen!
by Rolf
Sun Feb 15, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: The Unnaturals
Topic: hey by the way..whatever happened to...
Replies: 12
Views: 3498

Re: hey by the way..whatever happened to...

We own a Winston BIIX 9’ 5 weight 4 piece. We take this with us as a travel rod. Unfortunately two piece bamboo does not travel well out of the Philly airport. It is a very smooth rod and as I recall, not very fast at all. I say “recall” because like BrownBear’s wife, my wife has decided that is her...