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Mann's Smelt Patterns Part 3

Posted 06-27-2016 at 07:47 AM by flytire

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Green Hornet

Hook: 94720, size 2 to 6
Thread: White thread at the bend, Black at the head
Tail: Kelly Green marabou
Body: Shaped Stim-U-Dent, covered with a Green mylar braid, then covered with Pearl medium mylar piping
Topping: Peacock Krystal Flash topped with Black Krystal...
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Mann's Smelt Patterns Part 2

Posted 06-27-2016 at 07:45 AM by flytire

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Mann's Smelt Green Tail

Hook: 94720, size 2 to 6
Thread: White thread at the bend, Black at the head
Tail: Kelly Green marabou
Body: Shaped Stim-U-Dent, covered with a silver mylar braid, then covered with Pearl medium mylar piping
Topping: Pearl Krystal Flash topped with...
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The X ...for Sage fans...

Posted 06-21-2016 at 07:54 PM by seattlesetters

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I like the fact, that at some moment of the presentation, Mr. Jerry Siem called the new X rod, “The Scepter of Moses.”

How dare he!!!

Mr. Seattle, the man stole your line, but I got love Mr. Siem humor.


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Jofer
Perhaps I should've copyrighted the moniker when I coined it over ten years ago. Maybe it could've got me a new Sage X.
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Cleaning The Logs and Chinking Cracks.

Posted 06-19-2016 at 04:22 PM by Ard Stetts

It's been almost 3 weeks since I hauled my pressure washer out to the cabin for a cleaning of the building. Things get dirty even though it's way off the road system. There is dirt and mildew because of the lake and rains so every 4 years I clean and maintain the exterior.

Things were going normal until the water pump on the pressure washer seized up, done, need new......... So I came home, ordered a new pump which arrived but is not the correct pump but that's another story huh?...
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Alaska Bush Handyman;

Posted 06-18-2016 at 08:07 PM by Ard Stetts
Updated 11-02-2016 at 01:51 AM by Ard Stetts

It never seems to be finished does it? There are a lot of king salmon in right now but there are also a lot of people out trying to catch them. That is my excuse for not fishing for them myself, that and the fact I've caught my share and set priorities properly sometimes.

This past winter I hauled out lumber to build a good extension for my boat dock and last week I set about building it. I went out on Friday June 10th I think it was and came home last night so a seven day stay....
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