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  1. #1
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    Default First self tied fly: mini streamer

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    This is my first fly fresh from the vice.
    On #12.
    It looks as if it could do well... we ll see

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Looks great! Your proportions all look correct too. Nicely done!
    Remember, no one likes to be behind the big truck, but that's better than being under it!

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Nice work, and welcome to the forum skel.

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Thank you guys
    I was wondering if the hackle fibers were not a bit too long ...

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Nice. That will work.
    R Reese

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Quote Originally Posted by skel View Post
    Thank you guys
    I was wondering if the hackle fibers were not a bit too long ...
    You know how to validate if a fly is actually any good right? Let the fish voting begin.

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    That's a lot better than my first and last fly .
    Ron Zimmerman


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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Very nice work, that fly will definitely hunt!
    Larry


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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Looks good!

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    Default Re: First self tied fly: mini streamer

    Thanks a lot for your encouragements The challenge is tying more than one, still looking reasonably identical LoL
    I should be able to spend a few hours on the river soon and put it to the test

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