Topwater Dry Fly/Emerger Spring Midge Swap

Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by dryflylarry, Dec 29, 2010.

  1. triploidjunkie

    triploidjunkie Active Member

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    Almost there. One more isn't a problem.
     
  2. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

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    Cool! Thanks guys, looking forward to meeting, swapping and BS'n with all! :beer1:
     
  3. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    Oh that is total and utter BS...welcome Steve, we've been told this swap is right up your alley. I'll gladly whip up one more. Good call Larry.
     
  4. Bob Jones

    Bob Jones Still truckless now farther away

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    Done with the first 15 and ready to go. I'm trying to get done sooner as the last ones I was slow and rushed. I sure need to be tying more. but I want to be out fishing. Summer yet??? I'd go now as long as theres no freezing, we've had enough, that was for the old days.
     
  5. Rob Ast

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    Half way done.
     
  6. Steve Kokita

    Steve Kokita FISHON206

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    I'm done.....I'm ready!
     
  7. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Okay! We're off to a killer start with Ansas. He mailed me his size 26 Rusty Dun Midge for all of us. I had to get my magnifying glass out to find them in his package! Very nice Ansas. Sorry you can't make the Face to Face, but we will meet sometime. I would love to see you orchard sometime. I'll keep your business card.
     
  8. Bob Jones

    Bob Jones Still truckless now farther away

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    Don't anybody sneeze!!! or we won't have any flies.
     
  9. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    I'll tell ya Bob. That's the truth!!! :)
     
  10. scottflycst

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    Finished last week, tis a very small secret.
     
  11. Rob Ast

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    Done, need tagging and mailing.
     
  12. Chef

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    small hooks + my fat fingures= hard to tie!
     
  13. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Ah shoot Rob, you can't make the face to face in Gig Harbor? Darn. You work too much!
     
  14. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Don't worry too much Chef, this is all in good fun! Do your best you can, fat fingers or no fat fingers!
     
  15. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Ok fellow Midge Tiers. I am planning on "posting photos" of these. I have been experimenting with my camera, and it seems fine that I have been able to produce a fairly decent photo. I will gladly take photos of the flies submitted by you. However, if you would like to take your own closeups and send (email) your favorite to me or bring a CD to the Face to Face, you are welcome. It shouldn't take me long to get these posted however. Just a thought... Some people (I think) don't like the picture of "their" fly taken by someone else and posted. Now I'm going to see how well I can snap a photo of Ansas's #26 midge and see how it turns out!! Mine are about completed.