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Old 02-14-2014, 05:40 AM
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Default Re: fly tying tip,,,

that is a good tying tip that can be used anywhere on the fly as you see fit. sometimes the weight of a hanging bobbin holder is just not enough.

i have been tying 30+ years and a half hitch now and then have saved many flies from totally unraveling. 1 half hitch does not add any bulk. 57 wraps of thread in one area to tie off a material adds bulk
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Poor quality materials are destined to discourage beginner tiers and cause greater expense when the time comes to replace them.

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