Soft-hackle swap?

Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by Kent Lufkin, Dec 16, 2005.

  1. Rory McMahon

    Rory McMahon Active Member

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    i guess i missed it

    if someone drops out, let me know.
     
  2. Mike Etgen

    Mike Etgen Not Quite A Luddite, But Can See One From Here

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    Kent...

    Got your PM and really appreciate you stretching the rules for me. I'm leaning towards Preston's Cutthroat Spider as depicted in Les Johnson's book, but can tie something more troutish if appropriate.
     
  3. halcyon

    halcyon Hallelujah, I'm a Bum!!!

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    My flies are tied and ready to mail but I will wait until after the Christmas post office lines before sending off.

    Regards,
     
  4. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Mike, I think you choice is perfectly fine.

    K
     
  5. Wayne Jordan

    Wayne Jordan Active Member

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    My flies are done and will go out tomorrow. I hope you guys enjoy them!
     
  6. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Cool! First under the wire.

    K
     
  7. mike doughty

    mike doughty Honorary Member

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    Done, flies will be in the mail tommorrow
     
  8. John Hicks

    John Hicks Owner and operator of Sea Run Pursuits

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    Haven't even started. Just to let you guys know I will not be starting on the flies until after the new year.
     
  9. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Wayne's gorgeous SH Lightning Bugs arrived in today's mail. It's a nice tie that I can't wait to try out.

    K
     
  10. halcyon

    halcyon Hallelujah, I'm a Bum!!!

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    My flies are in flight as of 1/3/2006.

    Regards,
     
  11. Banzai

    Banzai FFing and VWs...Bugs & Bugs

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    Flies are done and going into the mail today.
    update: Puget Bugs mailed out yesterday.
     
  12. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Halcyon's Cataloochee Ladies arrived yesterday. This is gonna be one sweet swap.

    K
     
  13. Willie Bodger

    Willie Bodger Still, nothing clever to say...

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    And then come my flies... Kent, I'll swing by the office with them probably next Thursday if that works for you?

    Willie
     
  14. mike doughty

    mike doughty Honorary Member

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    kent have you received mine yet? should have by now.
     
  15. James Mello

    James Mello Inventor of the "closed eye conjecture"

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    Decided on the fly...

    size 20 baetis soft hackle.... pretty easy to tie, deadly effective...
     
  16. Kent Lufkin

    Kent Lufkin Remember when you could remember everything?

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    Sorry Mike - yes I got them Wednesday. Nicely tied and good-looking. They weren't toe-tagged though. What's the name of the pattern?

    I also got Banzai's beautiful Puget Bugs in today's mail.

    K
     
  17. mike doughty

    mike doughty Honorary Member

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    no name, the body is the same as an annelid worm that worked so well on the san juan river and i just through a hackle on it. it seems to work.
     
  18. mr trout

    mr trout Trevor Hutton

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    now that I am back at school, I will have time to tie up my flies and get em' shipped out. I am thinking something like a bloody mary.
     
  19. Mike Etgen

    Mike Etgen Not Quite A Luddite, But Can See One From Here

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    I've got ten tied up that seem good enough to send. With a little effort in the next couple of days I should be finished and have mine on the way. Sounds as if they'll be in some fancy company - don't look too close at mine, Kent! ;)
     
  20. mike doughty

    mike doughty Honorary Member

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    I guarentee you'll find nothing fancy about mine.:hmmm:
     

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