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by troutfisher
Wed Mar 01, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: How to Resurect knotted-up dubbing?
Replies: 1
Views: 353

How to Resurect knotted-up dubbing?

Some of my favorite synthetic dubbing blends are knotted-up and very difficult to use. I've been trying to restore them by combing-out the knots with my small hair underfur comb which is hard, time consuming, and doesn't work that well. Anyone know an easy way to get rid of these damned knots?
by troutfisher
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: FLY Agra floatant observation.
Replies: 10
Views: 2306

FLY Agra floatant observation.

A couple of years back I heard about Fly Agra dry fly dressing which was touted as being very good. The name itself invoked curiousity! It seems to be a product that is only available out west as I couldn't find anyone carrying it in the East. Since I hate using paste-type dressings I tracked it dow...
by troutfisher
Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Pharmacist Formula head cement?
Replies: 4
Views: 814

Pharmacist Formula head cement?

My bottle of Pharmacist Formula head cement has become funny-looking. Although it is labeled as being a no-thinner formula, I suspect adding some thinner would help since the cement has also become rather thick. Anyone know what would be the right thinner to use on this particular product?