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Old 01-28-2013, 07:36 PM
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Can anyone recommend a US based retailer for Kamasan hooks, at a reasonable price. They don't appear to be as popular here as in the UK.
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Great Feathers in MD
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As I understand it, Daiichi are the US version of Kamasan. You might actually find the same hook just a touch cheaper.

JS Fly fishing has hooks on sale for 20% off this month, so just a little bit of time left to get a deal.
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Laurie's are excellent, and the best price. I have at least 10X100 packs and they tie up well, so even with postage - best all around.
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Mike Hogue of Badger Creek Fly Tying used to carry them, but he told me they are no longer distributed in the US.
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Thanks for the replies guys, most helpful.

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140,000 of them in various sizes but under my own brand
Laurie,
I'm just getting my fly tying gear in order after moving to the US. Do you have a website or should we do this through PM?

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