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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 07:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By hairwing530
Re: No More Minimum Wage For Jerry aka Hairwing530

Just in case anyone has been wondering about the "fuss" regarding the price of my ties and the fly boxes-- and because a photo or two was requested --the photos below represent what I've ramped up my...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds Yesterday, 05:32 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Ralph,

You're quite welcome! Many of the guys have found the fly-box layout list to be helpful in quickly ID'ing the flies. On occasion, I've been known to wander off the "recipe path" a bit and...
Forum: General Discussion 05-02-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By hairwing530
Re: No More Minimum Wage For Jerry aka Hairwing530

Captain,

Like you, I've always supported the local shops wherever I spent time traveling to fish. Not only do I feel that it's the right thing to do, especially given the exchange of local...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 05-01-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Matt,

You're quite welcome! If my ties do nothing more than help me fund this Fall's classes for "my kids" AND get you on the water and into fish, then I will have accomplished what I set out to...
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By hairwing530
Re: No More Minimum Wage For Jerry aka Hairwing530

north2future,

Thanks for letting me know about the BWO's performance on the river this year. All of my work in training the area's brook trout populations seems to be paying off...

I agree with...
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 342
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Quality has a Price/Hairwing Flies

Hey Mike,

How the heck are you, old friend? Hopefully, this post finds you wielding a fly rod on occasion. If not, then get your backside out on the water! You know how much I enjoy our "fish...
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By hairwing530
Re: No More Minimum Wage For Jerry aka Hairwing530

Guys,

The first word that came to mind this morning as I read through your posts was "WOW!" And, having read through them all once again, I've come to the conclusion that I should have said...
Forum: General Discussion 04-30-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 879
Posted By hairwing530
Re: No More Minimum Wage For Jerry aka Hairwing530

Guys,

Please know that Captain Bob-- lil_ol_angler_me --and Paul-- eastfly66 -- spoke up on my behalf only out of friendship and concern for my well-being, and for no other reasons. They've both...
Forum: Flies 04-30-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Jerry does it again...Thanks

My heartfelt thanks to you all for your kind words regarding my handiwork. And, ilovegoogoo? You're quite welcome. Let me know how those flies work out for you...

As for you, scoutm? Great report...
Forum: Flies 04-30-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 481
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Court land flies at Walmart.

Thank you for your longtime support and this show of confidence in me, Paul and Emil. Reading such kind words of praise goes a long way toward making all of the 4:00 AM to "God knows when..." tying...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-29-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

As of this morning-- Wednesday, April 29th --5 more boxes have departed the confines of Grayling, all headed to their new homes. Get 'em wet and fish 'em hard, and when you're ready for a refill,...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-26-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

With two "first-light" and two twilight sessions on the river to celebrate "The Opener" now in the books, daughter Jesse already has hit the rack, and Dear Old Dad soon will be calling it a day. That...
Forum: General Discussion 04-26-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,195
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Cigars and Fly Fishing

Jack,

In all of my 37 years with a pipe in hand-- and the occasional Swisher "Sweets" --I've made it a practice to ask first before just lighting up a bowl and smoking-- in the "Fish Trucks I and...
Forum: General Discussion 04-26-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,195
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Cigars and Fly Fishing

As I'm moreso the other side of the smoking coin, I'll admit to being a longtime pipe-smoking fly wrangler. I gave up 2.5 packs of cigarettes nearly four decades ago, and have been a pipe fancier...
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 271
Posted By hairwing530
Re: A Boy's First Fish

There is nothing quite like the feeling of being privy to the hooking/landing of that "first fish." Boy or girl, fly rod or spinning gear... it really doesn't matter. It's an experience, if you will,...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-24-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

As I've been asked this question a time or two, I thought openly addressing it might clear things up a bit. For those of you wondering, the answer is yes, I do tie flies on a daily basis, all year...
Forum: The Lodge Den 04-24-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 14,960
Posted By hairwing530
Re: I Met Myself Last Night...

Transition...

Later on this evening, as the waning daylight begins to rest on the cusp of the oncoming twilight hour, me and mine and a group of our friends and their families all will be found...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,376
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Flies and/or Supplies for Project Healing Waters and Casting for Recovery (2015)

Larry,

A HUGE "Thank you" for all you do from this end as well. Another batch soon will be headed your way for dispersing however you see fit, as I'm awaiting the arrival of daughter Jesse who's...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-23-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

My pleasure, Brandon. I hope his box provides the basis for many memorable hours spent astream in the months to come. Thanks for thinking of me when it came to tying up a fly box for your "bud..."
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Not sure where to put this. Anyone bought from fishingflybox.com?

cochise,

If being "hook-wrapper to the "stars" is to be my lot in life, then I'm good with that. You all are "super-heroes" in my book-- for your friendship, and for the fact that you've always...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Not sure where to put this. Anyone bought from fishingflybox.com?

Guys,

Thank you for your kind words about my "bugs." To know that I've done well in your eyes means more than I can say, as this aging tier busts hump each day to make sure that he delivers on a...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-23-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

With the safe arrivals of at least three packages yesterday and two more scheduled to land today at their new homes, the plan is to "pack and release" another 4 to 5 "care cartons" into the hands of...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 333
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Hi, im new!

Hello aadams22,

First off, welcome to the finest fly-fishing forum to be found. If it's knowledge you seek, there's a good chance that you'll find it here. All you need do is ask...

Regarding...
Forum: Flies and Fly Boxes Classifieds 04-20-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 18,262
Posted By hairwing530
Re: "The Miracle 100+"

Monday, April 20th...

After hitting the tying desk at 3:30 AM this morning, I'm a few ties away from packing up 6 "care packages" for departure via USPS Priority later today. My plan is to keep at...
Forum: General Discussion 04-19-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,376
Posted By hairwing530
Re: Flies and/or Supplies for Project Healing Waters and Casting for Recovery (2015)

Larry,

If you would be so kind, please save a seat in the last pew of the April church, my friend. I've got another box nearly finished, commissioned by a mutual friend of ours, and daughter Jesse...
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