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by gadabout
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:10 am
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Golden Yellow floss
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: Golden Yellow floss

Vance wrote:
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:03 am
Hi, Gadabout, I have some cortland yellow material and some goldish poly. material that you can have. Just send me a email to. whv1937@comcast.net. That’s it for my gold stuff, Bill Vance
Thanks for your kind offer Bill. I should be ok now with the links ibookje posted.
by gadabout
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Golden Yellow floss
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: Golden Yellow floss

ibookje wrote:
Tue Apr 21, 2020 5:53 am
A few in Europe (where I live):

https://www.amfishingtackle.nl/vliegbinden/aampm-floss/

https://www.lakelandflytying.com/materi ... wire/floss

Let me know if I can help
Thanks ibookje! That should do it.
by gadabout
Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Golden Yellow floss
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Golden Yellow floss

I’ve recently run out of golden yellow floss, and have been having trouble finding this color online. Anybody have a source?
by gadabout
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: April 1st
Replies: 4
Views: 530

Re: April 1st

Took the day off yesterday and got few hours in on a local stream and managed just one small wild brookie on a Montreal wet fly.
by gadabout
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: RIP Nelson Bryant
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: RIP Nelson Bryant

I just found this today. Sad news. He was always a favorite of mine. During my newbie days, he found me fishing Wagon Tracks Pool during my first opening day on the Beaverkill and included me in his column the next day. A true gentleman.
by gadabout
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: Fall fishing
Replies: 12
Views: 1663

Re: Fall fishing

That is one beautiful fish!
by gadabout
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Seven and a half footer recommendation please...
Replies: 12
Views: 860

Re: Seven and a half footer recommendation please...

Personally, I would pick at least a 5-weight for what you’re doing. You might try to find an old Orvis Far & Fine graphite, which is a 7’9” 5-weight.
by gadabout
Sun May 26, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: classic streamer fishermen. need help
Replies: 2
Views: 411

Re: classic streamer fishermen. need help

I’ll go through my archives and see what I can find, but what about Maine style streamers, Lew Oatman, etc. Do they qualify?
by gadabout
Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: looking for good photo(s)
Replies: 7
Views: 538

Re: looking for good photo(s)

ted patlen wrote:
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:07 am
cj, I have no freak'n idea where bad came from :lol:

......
bad male = bnd male + auto-correct

... just my guess
by gadabout
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: First...
Replies: 24
Views: 1497

Re: First...

My first trout was hooked in the Nissequogue River on Long Island, in 1979. It was a brook trout about 11 or 12 inches, taken on a Quill Gordon dry. Except for the fact that I dropped it after 10 or 15 seconds, it was a perfect experience and I was hooked for life. If I had to pick the most memorabl...