Coho Swap

Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by Scudley Do Right, Jun 6, 2013.

  1. Jeff Dodd

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    Look forward to the swap photos guys! Wish I would have joined this swap but I will enjoy from the screen.
     
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    Been super busy, but should have mine done tonight.
     
  3. KevinLS

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    I'm all finished, maybe get a photo up soon. I'll be mailing things off this week. I went with a UV Yak hair instead of white bucktail; hope they kill!
     
  4. KevinLS

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    Here they are. Still debating length of stinger vs. fly length, as well as proportions. Any suggestions are appreciated. Really stared at photos I had to get everything right.

    Yes I'm really curious about thoughts on stinger length because I see them anywhere from halfway back to as long as the whole fly...
     

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  5. Scudley Do Right

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    Kevin, the flies look good. I put my hooks toward the back of the fly to prevent short strikes.
     
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  6. KevinLS

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    Yeah I guess can you go too far? Fish sees too much hook? Anyhow I tied a few more making sure they're long enough flies and stinger is trailing a bit more. Should send them out tomorrow.

    Kevin
     
  7. Scudley Do Right

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    The ones in the pic look good. I didn't mean for you to tie up more.
     
  8. Scudley Do Right

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    Just a heads up 5 days left
     
  9. KevinLS

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    No big, I tied a number, and different sizes for myself. Flies went out Wed. Looking forward to seeing them all.

    Kevin
     
  10. Chris Bellows

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    my flies went out friday.
     
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    Sweet.
     
  12. Scudley Do Right

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    Just checked the mail, no flies yet. I will keep you guys posted as I get them.
     
  13. Scudley Do Right

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    Received Chris and Nick's Flies today, bitchin' flies by both gentlemen. As soon as I get Kevin's flies I will get them in the mail.
     
  14. KevinLS

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    Gentleman,
    I apologize for not seeing this sooner. On July 3rd the flies went out from Allyn, WA. As you can see USPS says they were delivered on July 5th at 9:14 AM. They were in a priority mail box with postage and label to get back to Spokane.

    If you don't have them I'll call USPS and see what the H is going on.
     

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    Original Receipt with both tracking numbers.
     

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    No worries, I will give my post office a call tomorrow and see what I can find out.
     
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    Ok, got it worked out mail guy said he delivered them but they were sitting at the post office. I have all the flies packaged and will place them in the mail tomorrow. I am not the best photographer by any stretch, but I posted the photos in the galley. Sent Chris a couple PMs but never got a reply. Placed the photos under Fly Swaps 2013, hope that works.
     
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    Woo Hoo
     
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    Has any one received their flies yet?
     
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    Got mine very nice, gonna try em out soon as the kings are gone.
     

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