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by joaniebo
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Nymphs
Topic: Pink Squirrel
Replies: 22
Views: 7068

Re: Pink Squirrel

For all who have made a comment about Pink Squirrel nymphs before I posted this one today, please send me a PM with your name and address and I'll mail you a couple of the Pink Squirrels that I've tied. Then you can try them on your local waters, ok. Thanks.

Bob
by joaniebo
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Waterhen / Moorhen
Replies: 4
Views: 1228

Waterhen / Moorhen

This old guy forgot who I promised to send some Waterhen / Moorhen hackles. Please drop me a PM, ok? Thanks.

Bob
by joaniebo
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Silk Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 795

Re: Silk Questions

Waxing it would be a good idea...also, to check if it is silk, light the edge with a match. If it burns, it's silk or another natural fiber. If it melts into a little black ball, it's synthetic.
by joaniebo
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Nymphs
Topic: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs
Replies: 14
Views: 2138

Re: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs

Info from Frank Sawyer’s “Nymph and the Trout” : Pheasant Tail Nymphs Hooks – sizes 00, 0, 1 Body & Thorax – 4 fibers of brown-red cock pheasant tail feather Thread – none – fine red-colored copper wire slightly thicker than a human hair Grey Goose Nymphs Hooks – sizes – 00, 0, 1 Body & Thorax – 4 f...
by joaniebo
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Nymphs
Topic: Frank Sawyer's Nymphs
Replies: 14
Views: 2138

Frank Sawyer's Nymphs

A few pics to enjoy, including some of the Sawyer-tied nymphs sent to me by a friend who knew the Sawyer family.
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Margaret Sawyer's Nymphs.jpg
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by joaniebo
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Gray Hackle Yellow
Replies: 8
Views: 711

Re: Gray Hackle Yellow

I love peacock bodied flies.
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by joaniebo
Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: Donato's Tri-Visible
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Re: Donato's Tri-Visible

I agree but I just tried to copy the dressing as shown.
by joaniebo
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: Donato's Tri-Visible
Replies: 2
Views: 323

Donato's Tri-Visible

Saw these on an Italian web site a few years back.
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by joaniebo
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Father and Son
Replies: 6
Views: 353

Re: Father and Son

Ed

If you change your mind and want to "field test" some of my soft hackles, keep me in mind, ok?

Bob
by joaniebo
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Father and Son
Replies: 6
Views: 353

Re: Father and Son

Ed

Let me know if you need more Pink Squirrels, ok? (or Chracklebacks!).

Bob