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Old 11-01-2012, 12:42 PM
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I've been wanting to tie a couple of the ghost var with the grizzly wings on them instead of the traditional blue dun color. I have a few I tied like that in the fly bin but havent done much else with them, maybe I will have to tie a couple this weekend.
Much better looking fly in my opinion than the original.
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Old 11-18-2012, 01:49 PM
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Ard that Grey Ghost might look pretty good with Honey Dun feathers. If you ever want to try them let me know I am kind of sure I have one in amongst my stuff.
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KERRY!!

I just opened this window to have a look at activity and when I saw your post I almost fell off my chair! Anytime you want to send one of them my way I'll watch the mail. I'll even re-send my address to you PM.

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When Ard said "I've been sitting on these hackles for the better part of 30 years and don't have a clue where I will find any more like them.", I thought I would look around and see if I could find some. So far no luck. I did come a cross a site while looking that I got a laugh out of. In the fly tying section, the guy who does the photos for the web site seems to be slacking. There are a whole bunch of 'No Photo Available". But go and look at his legging materials photo.
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Finally got to look at this ! I'd say he's doing a good job to promote legging business not slacking! Haha!
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LOL Ard, yeah I have had a lot on my plate this year. I was very sick and took months to recover, my Sister passed away from Cancer. If it wasn't for the new Lady in my life things would have gone badly. Anyway I am planning on being around at least through the Winter. When I go to my own house next week I will see if I can dig up the Honey Dun skin. Got it from Conranch Hackle a few years back.
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Good gracious!! Good to see you Kerry!!
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Hey Hi! How have you been? I am glad to be back and I have some lies to tell. My Son took up flyfishing with me and has become more accomplished that I was at twice his age. I look forward to being around folks, thank you for making me feel welcome.
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Doing well here, glad to see you back around these parts. Looking forward to hearing some of your tales.
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