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by redietz
Wed May 13, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: What wingless wets do you like and use?
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Re: What wingless wets do you like and use?

I think the fact that over half the trout I've caught in the last 6 or 7 years have been on a partridge & orange may indicate that I tend to use it a lot, which also leads me to believe that I might like the pattern as well.
by redietz
Fri May 08, 2009 9:02 am
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: Mc Murray ant... Warning not a Catskillian
Replies: 16
Views: 4138

Re: Mc Murray ant... Warning not a Catskillian

Here while back I read on another forum where most fly fishers made the comment the McMurray Ant was to fragile. A little common sense handling these flies would change those anglers minds. I have some from the sixties a bought from a shop in Pa. and there still fishable. I love McMurray ants as fa...
by redietz
Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: Skaters, Spiders & Variants
Replies: 5
Views: 2742

Re: Skaters, Spiders & Variants

It's interesting that he was down on variants. I wonder if that's because he didn't invent them? I used to fish them a lot, and was pretty successful with them.

I've always wondered how skaters were supposed to sit on the water -- hook bend down or on the tips?
by redietz
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:26 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: What is your favorite wet fly?
Replies: 14
Views: 3397

Re: What is your favorite wet fly?

ewpeper wrote:This works well on the Henry's Fork during the PMDs (which is pretty much all season).

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Kind of a transitional emerger.

EP
It works pretty well in the East during the sulfur hatch as well.