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Old 12-15-2012, 05:47 PM
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So my brother in law bought this in a fly fishing package deal. We have no idea what it is. Any ideas? Tanks

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Default Re: What is it?

What brand was the pkg?
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Default Re: What is it?

Looks like a fly holder you can clip on your pocket or the brim of your hat.
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Default Re: What is it?

material clip that you clip onto your vice??
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The gold emblem says STH with a fish jumping. No idea on the packaging.
It's definitely a clip but I don't think a metal spring is good for fish hook sharpness. Weird eh?
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Default Re: What is it?

It's a line clip. Clip it to your vest, shirt, chest hair, etc. Double over a section of line and slip it in between the spring openings. It keeps your line from floating away while changing flies, working on your rig, etc.

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Clip it to your .... chest hair
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Default Re: What is it?

caseywise has the answer material clip for vise
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Default Re: What is it?

It's a high quality clip-on fly fisherman's widget.
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Default Re: What is it?

Lots of great ideas. I'm leaning towards the line clip TT described. It's a pretty neat gadget. The spring spacing can be adjusted by various holes on the plastic body. This thing could be used for a lot of things. Thanks guys. Vr
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