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  1. Thread: select cdc?

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    select cdc?

    Hi Folks
    Where can the highest quality CDC be purchased? I am trying to learn to use the Petitjean magic tool and my supply of
    cdc is too sparce and short.
    Thanks
    John
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    Wanted Regal Vise

    I am looking for a Full Rotating Regal vise, not a "knock off". Must be in excellent condition.
  3. Thread: Hook size ?

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    Hook size ?

    Does anyone know the difference between dry fly hook lengths when marked standard, 1x, 2x and so on? Is there a resource (chart) out there?
    Thanks, John
  4. Thread: CDC Chart?

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    I was able to post in the album area, entitled...

    I was able to post in the album area, entitled "CDC Information"
  5. Thread: CDC Chart?

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    Right On The Money!!

    Thanks John and Scott you both were "right on". I have what I wanted. Created a reference document for myself but it is to large to attach here.
    Wish there was a way of sharing, but I don't know it....
  6. Thread: CDC Chart?

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    CDC Chart?

    Does anyone know where the CDC feather chart by Hans Weilenmann can be viewed on line? The article "KORN'S CDC - SPENT-WING CADDIS SBS Doug Korn" references it but all my searches are coming up...
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    Western NY Steelhead Update

    97799778Fished one of the small tribs yesterday. The locals refer to it as the "Second Gulf", Water was clear. Not many fish, saw 9, hooked 4, landed 3. Here are 2, a nice Hen about 24" and a Buck...
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    Byron, Good looking fly. I tie basically same...

    Byron,
    Good looking fly. I tie basically same (no tail, diff. colors) for a caddis. It works very well for me, seems to float a little better than the traditional elk and deer hair caddis.
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    Western NY Steelhead

    9711There are fish to be caught in the Chautauqua and Canadaway creeks. Not like November, but enough to have some fun. You will probably have the creek to yourself. I use large (4s) clouser style...
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    iso That is exactly what I use. Strand mono for...

    iso
    That is exactly what I use. Strand mono for drys and Vanish fluro streamers, it works great for me. All my attempts with thread were unsatisfactory to me. They all sank and pulled the dry under.
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    Thanks baitwaister John

    Thanks baitwaister

    John
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    Heat Shrink Wrap

    Hi Folks,
    Does anyone heat shrink wrap their finished handles? If so what do you use,and where do you get it? I located some tubing at Uline, but it only comes in quantities that would last me ten...
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    SM's Yellowback Fly & Extended Body MB

    Just for the fun of it here are some poor attempts. This past summer we heard Steve Martin perform with his blue grass band, very entertaining. One of the numbers was entitled the Yellow Back Fly. I...
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    Uncle Jesse All you want to know is right...

    Uncle Jesse

    All you want to know is right here. Sorry didn't see Kevin's post

    http://www.common-cents.info/CCS_basic_Layout_1.pdf
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    Yes, I think it is, tell your closer friends ...

    Yes, I think it is, tell your closer friends

    Thanks, John
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    Fishing Kayak for sale $300

    For Sale, Kayak is 2005 vintage, Lightly used not abused, After market rods tubes installed plus removable rod tube holder extender, Paddle and life vest included, Today new price $390 to $500 plus,...
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    Back to original question. Can I make a thread...

    Back to original question. Can I make a thread furled leader that floats as well as mono?
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    Better Luck floating, threads used all sink, even...

    Better Luck floating, threads used all sink, even when treated with floatent.
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    I have had much better luck with mono than any...

    I have had much better luck with mono than any threads for floating (dry fly) leaders. Is that typical?
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    fly guide size, single foot vs snake

    Just noticed on J Stockard's site that the recommended guide sizes go up by one size when using single foot vs traditional snakes. Interesting, is this a common practice? Have very little experience...
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    flamed bamboo?

    When buying bamboo is a "flamed blank" worth the extra $s? How does flaming improve performance?

    Thanks, John
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    Wanted May Fly wing burnners

    Will trade furled leaders or something for realistic May Fly wing burners. Want size 10 or 12 and size 14 or 16. Need real looking wings for extended body March Browns and Various Drakes

    John
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    Try David Ahrens Sevier Manufacturing Inc...

    Try

    David Ahrens
    Sevier Manufacturing Inc
    5864 Manchester Ct
    Pittsboro, IN 46167
    317-892-2784 "best form of contact"
    https://store.seviermfg.com
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    I built a Hook and Hackle Xi 6.5ft 2wt and love...

    I built a Hook and Hackle Xi 6.5ft 2wt and love it.
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