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by Fontinalis
Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: So What Did Santa Bring?
Replies: 10
Views: 1163

So What Did Santa Bring?

So how Did Santa treat everyone this year. Please post your favorite or not so favorite gifts that your received this Christmas. For me I was truly blessed by my wife who gotten me a new 12 string Yamaha Acoustic Guitar. This truly made my day and the first few strums brought a smile to my face and ...
by Fontinalis
Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 10
Views: 1097

Re: Merry Christmas

John:

Nice tree fly, but doesn't the spruce fly get tyed a little different :lol: Merry Christmas to all and a Happy New Years.

Sincerely
Andy Brasko
by Fontinalis
Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:26 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: Various classic flies
Replies: 10
Views: 1096

Re: Various classic flies

First off let's just say the flies look awesome and I love the colors. I am viewing both pictures on a HD LED monitor and both sizes are seen perfectly. Now for your viewing, you might have to tweek your monitor settings a tad. Depending on the monitor this is pretty much easily done. If you have ne...
by Fontinalis
Wed Dec 21, 2011 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Favorite fishing quotes
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Favorite fishing quotes

Speed, Wet flies are a thing of beauty that are best tyed slow and pretty. There is nothing more complimenting then a Trout taking a beautiful well tyed wet fly. It doesn't get any better than that. To mee, this is what it is all about. I truly believe that a well tyed beautiful wet fly is just as i...
by Fontinalis
Wed Dec 21, 2011 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Favorite fishing quotes
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Favorite fishing quotes

From Lonesome Dove, Blue Duck stating

I Like My Water Wet
by Fontinalis
Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:27 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Keep Mark in your thoughts
Replies: 18
Views: 1514

Re: Keep Mark in your thoughts

Dear Mark: I just seen this and am truly sorry that you are having to go through such an issue. I truly will keep you in my prayers. From an Ex PRCA Rodeo Cowboy, we always would tell each other when we were having to face hard times due to injury was "Cowboy Up". To non Rodeo cowboy's it means face...
by Fontinalis
Fri Jun 17, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Waders, any brand preferences?
Replies: 23
Views: 1522

Re: Waders, any brand preferences?

I used to be a hodgeman guy and then started having issues with their product. For the past 8 years it's been nothing but LL Bean for me. The wicked tough wader is extremely durable and fine quality. Not to mention customer service is outstanding. I truly would place this product against a pair of s...
by Fontinalis
Fri Jun 03, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Travel kits
Replies: 21
Views: 2251

Re: Travel kits

I simply will not be without that River systems fly tying bag that my wife had gotten for me years back to use. I carry all the materials needed for wet flies and streamers. I hate being away tying and not have materials that I need. This bag when packed for shows, camping and fishing trips is like ...
by Fontinalis
Wed Feb 02, 2011 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Hook prices on e-bay
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Hook prices on e-bay

Hi CJ:

You didn't read the fine print. With each hook you get a 14K plated bead:.) :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Fontinalis
Thu Jan 27, 2011 10:56 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: English March Brown Male
Replies: 3
Views: 833

English March Brown Male

Hi every one: I just finshed up a batch of English March Brown Males wet flies for my fly box. Pardon the head on the fly pictured, prior to taking the picture I applied the first coat of head cement. Anyway it's a wonderful fly that has taken numerous Trout for me on the Willowemoc. English March B...