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Old 03-14-2013, 07:01 PM
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A few more from me. More dabblers I'm afraid. Counting the days when I can actually get to use them.






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Picric Dabbler

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Butt - Glo-Brite 12
Tail - Picric Bronze Mallard
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Sooty Olive
Body Hackle - Ginger Grizzle Hen
Shoulder Hackle - Olive Grizzle Hen
Cloak - Picric Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC















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Picric & Sunburst

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Chartreuse
Tail - Picric Bronze Mallard
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Sunburst Seal's Fur
Body Hackle - Grizzle Yellow
Hackle - Grizzle Ginger
Cloak - Picric Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC















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JPS Dabbler

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Tail - Black Cock Hackle Fibres
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Gold Flat
Body Hackle - Black Hen
Cloak - Bronze Mallard















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Perch Fry Dabbler

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Tail - Living Olive Cock Hackle Fibres
Rib - Silver Oval
Body - Peacock Hare Ice
Body Hackle - Olive Grizzle
Shoulder Hackle - Red Grizzle
Cloak - Olive Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC














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Hare's Ear

Hook - B175 10, 12
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Tail - Furnace Cock Fibres
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Hare's Ear
Body Hackle - Natural Grizzle
Hackle - Grizzle Ginger
Cloak - Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC














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Sunburst Dabbler

Hook - B175 10, 12.
Thread - UniThread 8/0 Red
Butt - Flat Gold
Tail - Sunburst Mallard
Rib - Gold Oval
Body - Orkney Peach Electric
Body Hackle - Orange Grizzle
Hackle - Sunburst English Partridge
Cloak - Sunburst Mallard
Cheeks - JC















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Red Holo Dabbler

Hook - B175 10/12
Thread - UTC 70 Red
Tail - Bronze Mallard
Body - Red Holographic
Rib - Black Wire
Body Hackle - Black Hen
Shoulder Hackle - English Partridge Hot Red
Cloak - Bronze Mallard
Cheeks - JC

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Old 03-14-2013, 07:04 PM
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Default Re: What have you been tying today?

There should be a choice for "love" them instead of just "like"
They are fantastic, along with great photography.
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Old 03-14-2013, 07:09 PM
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There should be a choice for "love" them instead of just "like"
They are fantastic, along with great photography.
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Old 03-14-2013, 08:27 PM
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Stuart, those are gorgeous! Can you share the pattern recipe?
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Old 03-14-2013, 08:34 PM
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I LOVE those DABBLERS!
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Old 03-15-2013, 03:35 AM
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I LOVE those DABBLERS!
Me too.! They look sharp indeed.
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Old 03-15-2013, 11:13 AM
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Default Re: What have you been tying today?

Thanks for the comments guys. Patterns now added to the original post.
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Old 03-15-2013, 12:55 PM
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It's been a while since I've updated with what I'm tying, so I thought I would post a few photos from recent tying binges.

KG's EPF Brown Drake Spinner
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A thorax Pale Evening Dun
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A parachute PMD
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A very simple BWO
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A variation of my buddy Buzz's Foam-head Emerger
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A variety of Parasol Emergers:
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KG's Killer Damsel:
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Improved Shop-Vac:
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A lot of Zebra Midges in a variety of sizes and colors:
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KG's Green Gobblin' Zebra:
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Numerous sizes and combos of Brassies (I prefer bead-head Brassies):
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My all-time favorite stonefly nymph - BIG UGLY Rubberlegs:
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A very suggestive Cased Caddis:
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KG's Spring Creek May:
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My favorite Chironomid pattern for stillwater - KG's Chromie Buzzer:
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Beadhead, Flashback Pheasant-tail Nymph - my most productive nymph:
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My newest creation: KG's Killer Mysis:
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More to come...

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Old 03-15-2013, 04:46 PM
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Kelly those are excellent!! Hope I can tie like that someday. I have been acquiring supplies and I think things are coming along nicely. Here are some of mine. Sorry for the crappy quality pics, my cell phone and I are on the outs lately.

Czech Scud
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Lil' Stoney John
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Sexi John
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Psycho Prince
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Zebra Midge
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PT Flashback (borrowed/stolen from Kelly )
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Something I just invented. Like a Winter Warrior with a clear mono over-rib and a hot spot.
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Something I just invented. Like a Winter Warrior with a clear mono over-rib and a hot spot.
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I'm loving that one! Looks like a fish catcher for sure.
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