My first fly swap!

Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by jcalderon, Jan 11, 2008.

  1. jcalderon Member

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    Im new to fly tying and would like to get a swap together. Newbies feel free to join in on this one..... Im thinking of a wolley bugger swap. Let me know!
  2. jcalderon Member

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    Or any leech type swap
  3. tythetier Fish Slayer

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    HOW MANY BUGS WE TALKIN'? I MIGHT JUMP ONBOARD THIS ONE TO GET TYING AGAIN. I HAVE BEEN OUT FOR A WHILE AND BUGGERS ARE THE PERFECT THING TO WARM UP ON.
  4. jcalderon Member

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    Im hoping to get at least 6 to 10 people. We can certainly have more if you guys want...... Id just like to get started on a spring lake box..... I fish pass and lone alot
  5. Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    ill get in on this one. man i just realized that i am in liek four swaps so i got some tying to do. I will Tie my favorite Sim-Seal bugger os something like that. just send me a PM to keep me reminded about tying or i might send the flies to some other swap im in. oh and does any one want to join my Resident coho swap i still have a few open spots
  6. Islander Steve

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    I'll jump in. If it's ok, I'll tie a Red Headed Fuzz Bug, a local pattern that is sort of a Bugger style fly. Very simple pattern, but it's killer on Lone Lake.
  7. jcalderon Member

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    great! so far looks like 5 .. lets shoot for ten
  8. synister370 New Member

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    HEY COUNT ME IN...

    ill tie up a bead head pattern thats done me good for steelhead on erie tribs pretty much everytime...

    its bead head purple and black..

    whens our due date...

    get a list going
  9. Mike Cline Fly Fishing Guerilla

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    Count me in.

    I will tie a modified Bow River Bugger that I love to use.

    Mike
  10. jcalderon Member

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    im at work right now fellas.... Later this evening i will get a list going.... Whats my next step after that? by the way I am doing a brown bugger with a dubbing body and black hackle.
  11. synister370 New Member

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    edit your first post add the names of the people and what they are tieing..

    set a due date...

    and a mailing address to send to you
  12. Tied up 8 sunday. Light olive palmered hackle over a dubbed burnt orange body with some olive crystal flash for the tail, and a little darker olive marabou tied on the front.

    I might allready be done!
  13. jcalderon Member

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  14. Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    i have 8 tied up but i will most likely use some of them today so i think i have to tie more
  15. Mike Cline Fly Fishing Guerilla

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    Is this ever going to happen?
  16. synister370 New Member

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    can this get a lil orgainzed..i wanna tie these up but dont wanna waste my meterial if this isnt happings
  17. Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    hey sorry i dont think i can goet in on this now. i have a lot to do right now and i dont want to have to worry about whipping everyones flies out at the last minute. sorry everyone