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Forum: Fly Swap 05-30-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,175
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Bass Bug swap

Bear,
Im a little behind. I will tye tomorrow and try to ge caught up by the end of the week.

Sorry Guys! :icon_redf
Forum: Fly Swap 05-27-2009, 12:24 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,053
Posted By Arkie24
Re: International trout fly swap Nymph/Dry

Any idea what the postage will be to return home?
Forum: Fly Swap 05-27-2009, 12:23 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,053
Posted By Arkie24
Re: International trout fly swap Nymph/Dry

Im in. Ill do a #14 light Cahill in the "Arkansas Style". :icon_razz
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-27-2009, 12:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 968
Posted By Arkie24
Re: What's your best peacock fly????

Thanks Jimmie,
Ill put my imagination to work and and see if I can come up with this fly. Ill send you a pic when I get it done and make the nessary changes.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-26-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 968
Posted By Arkie24
Re: What's your best peacock fly????

Aroost,

I like the Spruce Stramer cause it has peacock sword for the tail and herl for the throax. Throw a badger feather and you got a killer fly
...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-26-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 968
Posted By Arkie24
Re: What's your best peacock fly????

Jimmie,
You got a pic of that fly? I would love to see it and how to tye if you can. I love old flies that we get to hand down from generation to generation.

Thanks
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-25-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By Arkie24
Re: 10-3/4" Bluegill

Thanks Jim! Im just glad he wasn't wearing a Yankee hat! I think the picture might have been banned! :ranting3:
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-23-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By Arkie24
10-3/4" Bluegill

Here is a pic of a monster Bluegill my son caught today. We caught 2 that pushed the 10" mark. We had trouble getting fish in because they would get caught up in the lily pads. we were throwing...
Forum: Share Patterns 05-15-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Spruce Hen fly

What type of feather is that on the wing?
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-15-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Have you heard of this Online Feather shop?

http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/photos/files/4550-IMG_0685.JPG

Here is a Spruce Streamer I made with the materials from Plumes N' Feathers.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-14-2009, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Arkie24
Have you heard of this Online Feather shop?

Fellow Hook Dressers,

Have you heard of Plumes and Feathers? The website is below

Plumes N' Feathers - Plumes N' Feathers (http://www.plumesnfeathers.com/)

I found this looking for Badger...
Forum: Share Patterns 05-10-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Spruce Bend Back fly

B Bird that fly is SMOIKIN! I can defiantly see that fly getting hammered down here by the smallmouth this summer. You have a great creative spirit!
Forum: Share Patterns 05-09-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Spruce Hen fly

Here it is Blue Bird... I think you have started something here!



http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/photos/files/4550-IMG_0660.JPG
Forum: Share Patterns 05-09-2009, 10:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Spruce Hen fly

I will tye on on a 4x #6 tonight and get the teachers grade on it. Its a beautiful fly. I happen to have a batch of church window feathers from a pheasant my brother killed this year.

Very nice...
Forum: Share Patterns 05-09-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 965
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Spruce Hen fly

Bluebird,

I notice the unique hook. what style of hook is that? Also, how does that fly fish? Like a regular Spruce streamer? I would think it would act a little diffrent with the larger wing than...
Forum: Fly Swap 05-04-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,958
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Terrestrial swap

Bear, You are a sucker! Evey swap I have done with you has been awesome. I am in! I will do a yellow jacket! it will defiantly have a stinger!
Forum: Share Patterns 05-04-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,029
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Red Ant

Bear,

Make it an insect fly swap. I have a killer Yellow Jacket pattern and you can only make so many ants! BTW....great job on the red ant. Very well made!
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-02-2009, 09:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,133
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Jungle Cock $$

I got a J Stockard Catalog in the mail this week and on the subject of JC They have the capes as follows:

Super Grade: 229.95
Grade A: 179.95
Grade B: 155.95
Grade:C 129.95

You can also get...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-02-2009, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,133
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Jungle Cock $$

Jimmie,
Our Sportsman's Warehouse is closed too! It closed this week. Where are you located?
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-02-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,133
Posted By Arkie24
Jungle Cock $$

Fellow Hook Dressers..... Where is the best (and least exspensive) place to purchase these crazy feathers? I know they come in diffrent grades and I have also seen "imatation" feathers.

Whats the...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 05-02-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Arkie24
Re: The fish and the flies,,,,,GAR

We got a TON of rain! It has rained for 3 days. Tornado sirens went off last night but were fortunate nothing touched down. As I type this morning the rain is still falling. The rivers are hammered,...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 05-01-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Arkie24
Re: The fish and the flies,,,,,GAR

Never thought about Gar fishing here in the ozarks. I know there a lot of them in the rivers up here.

Do you have a certain fly you like using for Carp? I was told if I can find the carp in the...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-01-2009, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Arkie24
Re: On-line fly shop

Fly tyers dungeon has really cheap materail. I stock up on that place. My favorite two are

JS Fly Fishing: Rod Building Supplies, Fly Tying Materials (http://www.jsflyfishing.com)

Temporarily...
Forum: Share Patterns 05-01-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,149
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Clouser with a kick!

After fishing the fly in question, I can defiantly feel the "thud" in the back cast bus as far as throwing it, it throws very well. I tied the deer hair on the back side of the hook very tight but...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 04-22-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,554
Posted By Arkie24
Re: Fishing Clousers

I have found that most of the hits I get come during the pause. I also tie the dumbell eyes a little further back so that when I use sinking line the Clouser "darts" back and forth more than "jigs"...
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