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    You may have matched the origional as antron was...

    You may have matched the origional as antron was origionally developed as a carpet fiber.
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    the lake: 15316 the eagle 15317 the...

    the lake:
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    does this look like catch and release?

    They opened a new county parkl last fall that has a catch and release lake. Strictly artificial lures and no boats or float devices. No wading or swimming. I went to check it out today. I left...
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    I'm surprised you don't include Borcher's...

    I'm surprised you don't include Borcher's special. I've had good luck with it all over Michigan. I also have to have a couple of caddis flies, probably a deer hair caddis and a quill wing. Of...
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    I think some people have the misconception that...

    I think some people have the misconception that dry flies are harder to tie than wets and nymphs. I got this impression from participating in and hosting fly swaps. They will naturally not invest a...
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    Hey Jack you know we all have your back....well...

    Hey Jack you know we all have your back....well all except a few sore jawed, sore loser trout. I'll be thinking of you as I fish hogback lake this week.
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    I like the appearance of upside down duns,...

    I like the appearance of upside down duns, particularly parachutes which almost always land the right way up. I don't think I've ever tied one without cutting the thread on the hook point though.
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    A leech tied with that grey marabou is a top...

    A leech tied with that grey marabou is a top smallmouth pattern. It's often tied with a black glass bead head.
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    Yea, that's why I get such a nice picture of the...

    Yea, that's why I get such a nice picture of the weave in the cloth.
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    Norm, how do you get the coolpix camera to focus...

    Norm, how do you get the coolpix camera to focus on the fly? Mine wants to focus on the backdrop. I get a picture of the texture of the woven cloth I've draped over a box with the fly very out of...
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    I'm deeply saddened by this news. Should we all...

    I'm deeply saddened by this news. Should we all gather by that beautiful river I'm sure that Deanna will still be able to outcast me.
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    spring is still delayed

    Lake water is high and still at 59 degrees where I caught spawning and pre spawn panfish last year. I got three specs and one nice bass yesterday in the limited area I could safely wade. That's a...
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    That explains the shortage of birthday candles in...

    That explains the shortage of birthday candles in the Midwest. They were all on Marco's cake. Happy Birthday Marc.
  14. Those flies are trolled behind a downrigger. I...

    Those flies are trolled behind a downrigger. I don't think anyone uses them in the spring when the browns and salmon are in close enough to fish from a kayak. Crankbaits in silver and green or...
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    Looking at the picture I thought it was bear hair...

    Looking at the picture I thought it was bear hair until I read the recipe.
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    I figure I'll recognize Scott if I meet him on...

    I figure I'll recognize Scott if I meet him on the river. He'll be the guy with three gillies to carry all of those flies.
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    click on forum actions in the brown line above...

    click on forum actions in the brown line above this thread. click on edit profile. click on edit password.
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    Another option for handling aftershaft feathers...

    Another option for handling aftershaft feathers is to tie them in a and wrap them around the tying thread like you would the noodle of dubbing in a rope dubbing. This can be wrapped forward without...
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    While I might resent the monkey label I, like...

    While I might resent the monkey label I, like many on this board, have a literal lifetime supply of grey hair.
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    I read it earlier this year after posting here to...

    I read it earlier this year after posting here to ask about it. Several people said it was worth reading and I agree with them.
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    Are you sure it wasn't a beauty contest Jack? ...

    Are you sure it wasn't a beauty contest Jack? They picked a good winner either way. Fishing with you has been my favorite part of my brothers cabin in Leroy.
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    The Christmas spirit

    I was in a discount store today when a bunch of boys from a foster care center were at the checkout ahead of me. They seemed to be shopping for gifts for their brothers and sisters. They were...
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    Thanks, Mark. It was a good day. I celebrated...

    Thanks, Mark. It was a good day. I celebrated with a roast chicken dinner which means I'll be eating roast chicken 'til Christmas though.
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    Thanks for posting this one Norm. I had kind of...

    Thanks for posting this one Norm. I had kind of forgotten about it. I added two of them to a stocking stuffer fly assortment for guy who lives near the Little Manistee. That river is almost the...
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    I've had bi-focals for a long time but never used...

    I've had bi-focals for a long time but never used them for tying. I always took my glasses off and leaned in close to the fly. I caught stray beard hairs in the fly a few times but had a great view...
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