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Old 03-22-2013, 09:37 PM
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Nice one, what did you use on the body?
looks to me like he used CARAMEL on those apple pupas & Grannie Smiths...
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Tied a couple copper johns these take me a little while!!!

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looks to me like he used CARAMEL on those apple pupas & Grannie Smiths...
Thats on my carmel apple stone fly i do.

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as for the bodys I use a product i have made and sell. Quill "Z" pm me for details
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Those dabblers are killing me. I am gonna have to try some of them. They are so eye appealing it is pitiful. LOVE THEM.
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Those dabblers are killing me. I am gonna have to try some of them. They are so eye appealing it is pitiful. LOVE THEM.
So am I, it also gives me reason to order more material. I've been looking for an excuse to buy some jungle cock and this will be it.
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Thanks chaps. Aye the dabblers are a very photogenic fly, don't know what it is about them, but the fish love them too.

Still snowing here....two days of it now and I'm pretty sick of it. What esle can one do but keep tying I guess.







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Claret Bumble Crippler

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Butt - Flat Gold
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Dark Claret
Body Hackle - Claret Grizzle
1st Shoulder Hackle - Yellow GP
2nd Shoulder Hackle - Red GP
3rd Shoulder Hackle - Claret Grizzle
Head Hackle - Two Turns Silver Doctor Blue Grizzle













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Random Dabbler

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Tail - GP Crest Fire Orange
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Orkney Peach Electric Dubbing
Body Hackle - Orange Grizzle
Shoulder Hackle - English Partridge Fire Orange
Head Hackle - Silver Doctor Blue Grizzle
Cloak - Sunburst Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC
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Muskrat Minnow

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I just want to say that some of you guys/gals, along with being accomplished fly dressers are fantastic photographers. I was over in the photography thread in the lodge and it's breathtaking, as are some here.
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A few wet flies:

From top Left, clockwise
Hans Weillenmann-Taff variant
Taff's Mellow Yellow
Hans Weillenman Slider
Stan Headley's Green Kate muddler variant
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Needed to replenish my Serendeepity's

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...with a side order of eggs

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