Freaky Fish Food Swap proposition

Discussion in 'Fly Tying' started by Roper, Feb 16, 2004.

  1. Roper Idiot Savant

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    Mi amigo, Backyard, posted after the Baitfish Swap...
    "yeah im stoked. there was some really cool ideas up in that swap. Gets me wanting to do a alternative food source swap. Things such as mice, frogs, salamanders, eels, baby birds... etc you know those things you need when fishing that secret spring creek at 1am."

    So here's the proposition, I'll be the swapmiester, it's limited to 13 (dontcha love that number) tiers, and the deadline is March 15 (et tu Brute') to have the flies done, mailed, nailed, no BS excuses.

    Who's in????


    Roper,

    Good things come to those who tie freaky flies...
  2. alpinetrout Banned or Parked

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    Sounds cool, but I don't think I can swing it. Too much other stuff going on in the coming weeks...
  3. Roper Idiot Savant

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    What if I pushed the drop dead date to April 1?

    Roper,

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  4. Backyard SANCHO!

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    im in.. Know I just need to decide what to tie.
  5. alpinetrout Banned or Parked

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    April 1st would be good. I roll back into town on March 10th, so 20 days of tying should be enough, as long as it stays within the 13 tyer limit.
  6. pwoens Active Member

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    My dearest friend Roper...why has no one joined?? personally I think it has to do with the post being in the fly patterns section versus being on the main board???? :dunno

    I would be up for it...I would tie a bunny nightcrawler, if that fits the category??

    ~Patrick ><>
  7. Roper Idiot Savant

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    I posted on both forums...maybe folks are "swapped out".
    Let's see how many want to join in and maybe we can adjust the number of flies. Perhaps two from each tier?? Sometimes you get a really good fly in a swap only to loose it to the tree gods...


    Roper,

    Good things come to those who wade...
  8. pwoens Active Member

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    I change my pattern to a new found bad boy crawdad like none other you have seen!! I am going to send you a coupl anyways for the package I got last week ;-)

    ~Patrick ><>
  9. Roper Idiot Savant

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    This seems to have died on the vine, what say all of you?

    Roper,

    Good things come to those who wade...
  10. pwoens Active Member

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    I am along for the ride...so whatever???

    Send me an email with your address again, wouldya??

    ~Patrick ><>