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Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by synister370, Nov 6, 2008.

  1. synister370

    synister370 New Member

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    awsome

    ill let you know as soon as they arrive..
     
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    got them! damn these look nice..your gonna have to get me that recipie i want to tie p a bucnh my self in brown and black
     
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    got them! chandler clark egg sucking leeches
     
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    flybill Purveyor of fine hackle, wine & cigars!

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    Glad you like them!

    Very easy, basically this pattern on a tube with a cone head instead of a tungsten bead. If I could have found a tungsten bead to fit the tube, I might have used it, but since the tube weighs less than a hook, it should ride / jig fine.

    http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/faq/idx/16/080/article/The_Spring_Creek_Special.html

    Hook: 5263BL Size 8 2XL
    Bead: Black Tungsten 5/32
    Tail: Rabbit Strip the Length of the hook shank
    Body: Rabbit dubbing brush, change density of brush for more or less buoyancy

    I used HMH tubing, small, and the corresponding junction tubing and a size 6 straight eye tube fly hook. I fished a black one today and it looked great in the water!!

    The trick is the dubbing brush, since you remove the hide from the rabbit or whatever fur you choose to use.

    I'll take a pic of the black one, unless you want to post a pic of the ones I sent in.

    Bill :cool:
     
  5. Zach M

    Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    you should have mine by now
     
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  7. whats up all... can we get an update. im heading back east on the 21st would love to egt these flies before i get back. wondering if everyones flies have been recieved. Not that it matters i run the bead the majority of the time. maybe a glo bug. rarely anything else. except maybe a balck stonefly. haha anything i can do to speed this up?


    c
     
  8. Nick Biederman

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    Cool Made it this time.
     
  9. synister370

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    deep breath relax..i just recieved x dogs..

    i have yet to recieve zach m......you said you were making a shrimp version??
     
  10. Zach M

    Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    maybe you should double check cuz i deffinitly sent them out a long time ago. but whatever if they arent there leave me out cuz if they didnt come yet then UPS probably lost them or something. i tied a white mysis shrimp pattern on a size 8 hook
     
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    let me double check i was in vegas for the week......

    wife got the mail......
    ill let you know

    i wil get everything organized to have in the mail by monday
     
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    got the shrimps...


    all the fly shoudl to be you guys shortly

    looks like chen c hosed us
     
  13. Zach M

    Zach M Because I floss so hard

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    you got mine now? wait chan C hosed us? what does that mean cuz i know he sent his flies i was there when his mom took them to the post office
     
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    nope...nothing ever came from chen c....POSITIVE ON THAT ONE



    all the flies are in mail and on there way..

    i took the one that was suppose to go to chen c and droped an extra one in each others bag..
     
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    Mine aren't hear yet. Did you send them via the Cincinnati- Pittsburgh trail?:confused: