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Forum: General Discussion Today, 04:58 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 5,411
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Flies and/or Supplies for Project Healing Waters and Casting for Recovery (2015)

Sir Fysh,

Speaking of CFR retreats, when does Mrs. Fysh need the delivery of boxes for the ladies of the Utah group? I've been working on them at a comfortable pace, but I want to make sure that...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds Today, 04:50 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 28,069
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Later this morning-- Friday, September 4th --6 more boxes will be dropped at the post office here in town-- all traveling via USPS Priority Mail. Most should arrive just after the Labor Day holiday....
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Just 12 more days

Captain,

The lot is finished, and is scheduled for departure via USPS Priority Mail tomorrow morning. I've included a few "goodies" for your entertainment along the route...

Please let me know...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 05:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By hairwing530
Re: May have lost a book tonight

+1 to Larry's observations. Be it a "loan" or a "gift," you'd be amazed at how a book on fly fishing or a box of random flies will help to fan the embers and start a proverbial fly-fishing "fire" in...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 09-02-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 376
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Fly Tying Materials Fair Market Value????

weiliwen,

Many thanks for the thought. I'd be lying to you if I said that I couldn't find a good use for some of the stuff. But, the man who once owned that collection had an appreciation for...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 09-02-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 376
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Fly Tying Materials Fair Market Value????

I agree with you, sdtrout, that most tiers would think twice about spending the long dollar on some of the hackle. But, I have to agree with honyuk96 on the "guess-timate." Let me tell you why...
...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 09-02-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 376
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Fly Tying Materials Fair Market Value????

Larry,

Thanks for posting the video of the fly-tying collection. Having watched it a few times and checking/re-checking some of the details that the young lady was able to squeeze in while doing...
Forum: The Lodge Den 08-31-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 106
Posted By hairwing530
Re: It's spm's birthday !

Steve,

In my usual "late-to-the-party" fashion, Happy Birthday, my friend. Travel/wade safe, enjoy the Wind River Brew Pub-- it does sound like a great place to eat(?) --and savor every moment on...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,945
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Pics of flies by hairwing530 in action

onemississipp,

Heckuva nice job, my friend. It looks like you're making up for lost time on the water, and that's a very good thing! Just let me know if you wear out some of those foam "bugs..."
...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 671
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Somebody tell me something good...

Larry,

If the Man Upstairs so chooses to allow me an even longer "extended stay" on this Earth, I'll keep teaching the tying classes for "my kids" each year. My ultimate goal is stick around long...
Forum: General Discussion 08-30-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 671
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Somebody tell me something good...

repperson29,

The visit this week past truly was a blessing, one of the many I've received and continue to be privy to with "my kids"-- past, soon-to-be-present, and those to come. Some folks have...
Forum: General Discussion 08-30-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 671
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Somebody tell me something good...

hokie,

This week past has been a dark one for many, indeed. For me, however, I did have a couple of "moments" that will forever linger in my mind as the highlights of the week...

Highlight #1--...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 705
Posted By hairwing530
Re: In case you were wondering...

uncle bill,

I've done it for so long now that it's become part and parcel of the process. Like my "bugs," I take a great deal of pride in trying to present a "finished" box, one that's well...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 705
Posted By hairwing530
Re: In case you were wondering...

Anytime, Tim... anytime. And, my thanks to you for buying yet another box. As I'm "neck-deep" in laying out the cash for the "gearing up" phase that will carry the incoming classes of "my kids"--...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Just 12 more days

Captain Bob,

I've packed both of the "mega-boxes," and I'm working on a smaller, third box for "guide bribing 101." It never hurts to carry some "trade bait" in your pockets...

Shipment will...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 08-28-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "Healing Water" and fly fishing. Good Read.

Thanks, Fred. I agree with Larry... it's a great read. And, as long as my health stays the course and my hands are able, I'll continue to be involved with both CFR and PHW...

Jerry, aka hairwing530
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 08-26-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 28,069
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Uncle Bill,

You are quite welcome! A special "Thank You" to you as well for thinking of "my kids" and me. May the load of ties you now carry in your favorite vest/pack bless you with many...
Forum: The Lodge Den 08-26-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 347
Posted By hairwing530
Re: New addition

Ryan,

Great to hear that Cole finally is home and settling in. If you don't mind, however, me and mine-- and many of our friends --will keep the prayers/good wishes/positive thoughts train headed...
Forum: General Discussion 08-25-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 538
Posted By hairwing530
Re: We are all brothers!

+1 to what cochise and k_e_v both said. If a brother/fishing cronie sits with opinion in hand and never expresses it, then where is the passion, conviction and commitment to his ideals? My "elders"...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 08-24-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 28,069
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Eight more fly boxes have been loaded into the USPS delivery system, all traveling via USPS Priority Mail. As always, guys, if you would be so kind as to let me know when they arrive, I'd appreciate...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 08-24-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 28,069
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Sounds like a plan, Paul. I'll keep my old river maps at the ready for your return, complete with their access points and other observations duly noted...

Wade safe, astream and in life, and...
Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 705
Posted By hairwing530
Re: In case you were wondering...

Uncle Bill...

Heads up in the days to come. "Santa Hairwing530" is firing up the reindeer, packing his sled, and about to deliver...

And, that's all I'm going to say...

Jerry, aka hairwing530
Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 705
Posted By hairwing530
Re: In case you were wondering...

Hey tcorfey,

Just to drive up the "mailbox inspection" level a bit, I'm heading into the final turn on your soft-hackles/wets collection. And, if I survive yet another short morning of...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 08-23-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 28,069
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Paul,

Good to hear from you, my friend, and glad to hear that you made it out for some "crick" fishing while in Clare.

One small favor, if I may? When plans are made for another visit to that...
Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,945
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Pics of flies by hairwing530 in action

Captain Bob...

I've got all the faith in the world in you being the one still standing after the fights are done. Besides, I want to see what sort of fish you're targeting with these...
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