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Forum: Fly Swap 11-20-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,242
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Great Lakes Steelhead Swap

I'll throw in a classic..... Egg Sucking Leeches
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 06-03-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 906
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Two New Ponds

Awsome!! Those are some nice fish! In regard to what others have said, keep a lid on it. I've had the same experiance.... Pond, local, good fishing. People start fishing it, keeping the bass, and its...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 06-03-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: My Memorial Day Weekend

Glad to see that you had fun!! Those bass are a blast, aren't they? Was the fly in the big 'Gill's mouth the popper you were using?
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: A newbies dumb question

As has been said experimant. It never hurts to be different than the norm, and most times it makes you better. Also, the only dumb question is the one you don't ask. Tight Lines-
Steelhead...
Forum: Share Patterns 09-11-2009, 03:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 857
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Foamulator

Superb Tie!!!!
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-25-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,342
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Simple way to tie hopper legs?

I've always just done an overhand knot and the pulled it tight. Works for me. Small pliers help get the tips of the fibres through the loop to form the knot.:biggrin::biggrin:
Forum: The Lodge Den 07-25-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: YouTube Fish Abuse Video

Thanks for flagging it. Just wish people had a little more sense. Not somuch the 12yr. old as the MOTHER!!!! Seriously, thats just not right. And as for the title, what kind of twisted view would...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-25-2009, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 869
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Starter Setup

Check out Jann's NetcraftFly Tying Supplies and Tools (http://www.jannsnetcraft.com/fly-tying/). Their materials are decently priced, as are their tools. As for the Cabela's Standard, It'll do the...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-25-2009, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 847
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Realistic flies that crawl and fly away

Good night!!!!!!!! Those are amazing. And just when I thought I was gettin' decent:icon_redf......................LOL
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-25-2009, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Poll: how many bobbins do you have?

Me neither. LOL. I have 2, one that I use for thread, the other I use for anything, whether it be thread, tinsel, wire, or whatever.
Forum: Share Patterns 07-25-2009, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: cretique plz

To solve your dubbin' problem, take just a LITTLE bit of dubbing and, after waxing your thread, try to just "color" the thread with the dubbing. This should solve your problem, and it also makes it...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 07-21-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,344
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Greatest Bream Fly

I like a Rainy Day Wonder, mostly to bank and fished slow with short strips. Another option for this would be rigged under a strike indicator, and fished in coves were the wind blows directly into....
Forum: Share Patterns 07-21-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,361
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Squid patterns, please show yours....

Is Mr. King the guy featured in the Autumn '08 issue of Fly Tyer??? The article was called "The Killer Flies of a Kool Kat". Great patterns guys!!!
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-21-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Mayflies are tied WRONG!!!!!!!

I'm not talkin' "realistics", just a slightly more realistic imitation. I know mayflies are many different colors, but why does the Hares Ear Nymph work so well in one color. True, there ae...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 07-13-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,751
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: How to tie fly line to leader

I use a loop to loop connection, and it works just fine for me. Frank posted a step by step in the Fishing Techniques FAQ. Heres the...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-13-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Mayflies are tied WRONG!!!!!!!

Sorry, I logged off for a couple of minutes and couldn't edit my former post or I would. I am workin' on a mayfly nymph to fit the real thing, and am baseing it off of th Hares Ear, but am makin'...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-13-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,043
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Mayflies are tied WRONG!!!!!!!

I've been lookin' at mayfly nymphs on google images and have come to the realazation that most mayfly nymphs are tied wrong. If you look at the nymphs, the have many "gills" along the abdomen,and...
Forum: Flies 07-13-2009, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Source for "Bread Flys"

Heres another link with a lot of flies:Fishnet | Fishnet (http://www.fishnet.com.au/flyswap/articles/mullet.html)
One for those who don't...
Forum: Fly Reels 07-13-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Martin Aut' Fish Reel??

The top one is sorta what mine looks like. On mine the reel seat is silver, and the rest is black, except for the area between the crank thingy and the attachment point of the bottom half of the...
Forum: Flies 07-13-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,645
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: Source for "Bread Flys"

Hers a couple links. One of them is the egg yarn one that was posted by Frank before but theres a deer hair fly with it.

Bread Flies (http://users.bigpond.net.au/flytying/bread_flies.html)
BREAD...
Forum: Fly Reels 07-13-2009, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,396
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Question Martin Aut' Fish Reel??

I have just recently aquired a Martin automatic fly reel. It is black, mounts on the rod like a sideways single action, and is inscribed with "MARTIN AUT' FISH REEL CO. MOHAWK, N.Y." on the reel...
Forum: Great Lakes Region 07-12-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Attention Steelheaders!!!!!!!

Calling all steelheaders in the Great Lakes Region. Whats your favorite:

1. Bodie of water ( Please define State)
2. Technique
3. Flies (If ya don't mind, LOL)
4. Rod wt.
5. Time of year
...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 07-12-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: catfish and crappie

Cool!! Those Crappie are a BLAST, aren't they. I was just went fly fishing in a N.C. pond last night and got 2. One on a mickey finn and one on, of all things, an ADAMS!!! That cat wouldda been a...
Forum: Share Patterns 07-08-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,436
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: How to tie a good panfish fly

Try a Rainy Day Wonder:

Thread: 8/0, Brown, Black, Olive
Hook: Any drie or nymph that you would tie a adams or ptn.
Tail: black, brown or olive marabou, SHORT.
...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-08-2009, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Steelhead Junkie
Re: a couple basic nymphs for trout.

Nice ties!!!! Those flies all look great. You can always tie nymphs on dry fly hooks and nymphs on dry fly hooks. Thats what I do all the time. It does feel wrong at times and I do have to see my...
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