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by Stendalen
Fri Oct 28, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Study in picric olive (Spiders)
Replies: 7
Views: 1492

Study in picric olive (Spiders)

I recently dyed a Hungarian Partridge with Picric. Did a few classic spider variants tonight. All flies tied on Mustad R70 size 16 The first one is tied with Olive Gossamer silk, gold wire rib and two turns of hackle with one side stripped. http://stendalen.eu/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/28102011-_DS...
by Stendalen
Fri Oct 28, 2011 10:57 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: Engine fault
Replies: 7
Views: 1279

Engine fault

Says the display on the dashboard...and it gives an annoying alarm every 30 second. So, had to go to the garage. Thankfully, the club lake, Lillesjön (that is Little Lake in English) is very close. So, the repairman kindly let me borrow a car so off I went, a bit too fast on the small roads, two hou...
by Stendalen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Classic spider Green Olive & Landrail
Replies: 3
Views: 987

Re: Classic spider Green Olive & Landrail

Well, this one works. Got a nice rainbow on the first cast today :-)
by Stendalen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"
Replies: 34
Views: 4747

Re: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"

ted patlen wrote:martin, are you coming over with johan and the rest of the swedes?

yo
I am afraid not would have been really fun :-)

I know most of the guys, however I am quite new at this, only been tying for 2,5 years.

/Martin
by Stendalen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 5:43 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"
Replies: 34
Views: 4747

Re: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"

Thank you. Just sent them an e-mail.

/Martin
by Stendalen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 5:28 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"
Replies: 34
Views: 4747

Re: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"

OK, then I see, did not quite get that. You are rather productive Mike. We like that!

Cheers
Martin
by Stendalen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 3:12 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"
Replies: 34
Views: 4747

Re: "The Classic Wet Fly Box"

Where can you place orders, cannot find the new book at Stackpool webpage.

/Martin
by Stendalen
Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:00 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Orange Fish Hawk Variant
Replies: 7
Views: 1466

Re: Orange Fish Hawk Variant

Bob, I'd say varying the hackle stiffness as a wet, based on the currents you are fishing, would be a very wise choice for this fly. It does work. Mark I like that! I am not at all an experienced fly fisherman, just been doing it for a few years. Fortunately I have a lot of nice friends, and they a...
by Stendalen
Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:34 am
Forum: Wets
Topic: Classic spider Green Olive & Landrail
Replies: 3
Views: 987

Re: Classic spider Green Olive & Landrail

Thanks Ed!

/Martin
by Stendalen
Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:34 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: A couple brook trout
Replies: 7
Views: 1228

Re: A couple brook trout

Beautiful creatures!

/Martin