Thumbing Through Some SBSs

kind of self-explanatory, right? We seem to have some impressive thread-wrappers that lurk around this board. let's try to keep your "first booger" posts at a minimum.
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 17, 2018 2:20 pm

Denson’s Soldier Palmer Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 red
tag - Danville Depth Ray fire orange
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing red
body hackle - hen grizzly dyed ginger ("Mimosa" - 4 tsp Rit Golden Yellow/ 1/2 tsp Rit Camel, 1 cup water)
shoulder hackle - red golden pheasant body feather
front hackles - hen grizzly dyed ginger
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:58 pm

see? that's much better.

one just needs a gentle word of encouragement.
juju x kudos(karma + mojo)= you're a fucking idiot.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by LTFI » Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:01 pm

My question is just simply what the fuck do you do with all these flies?

I've also forgotten how to attach thread and marsh barb :coffee

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:31 am

mitch aka 2 fish wrote:
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:15 pm
whoa.

like mean.

:stupid
juju x kudos(karma + mojo)= you're a fucking idiot.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:26 am

LTFI wrote:
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:01 pm
My question is just simply what the fuck do you do with all these flies?

I've also forgotten how to attach thread and marsh barb :coffee
I try to fish as many as I can, although I haven't really explored the possibilities of the big softhackles much, yet. Whatever, they all exercise the tying muscles.
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 am

Denson’s Clan Chief Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing black
body hackle - grizzly dyed red
shoulder hackles - yellow over red golden pheasant body feather
front hackle - hen black
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by -G- » Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:38 am

mitch aka 2 fish wrote:
Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:58 pm
see? that's much better.

one just needs a gentle word of encouragement.
Ok, you’re right you’re right. You strike me as someone who likes to hear that too mtice.

Clearly I was speaking to a brick wall..

“look at me” - flyfishermen in 2018.
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:22 pm

just.
can't.
stop.

I know how he feels.
I've just managed it with very minimal effort.
juju x kudos(karma + mojo)= you're a fucking idiot.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:38 pm

Denson’s Silver Invicta Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
rib - small wire silver
body - tinsel silver
body hackle - grizzly saddle dyed ginger (4 tsp Rit Golden Yellow/ 1/2 tsp Rit Camel, 1 cup water)
shoulder hackle - yellow golden pheasant body feather
front hackles - hen grizzly dyed Silver Doctor Blue (2 packs Koolaid Ice Blue Raspberry, 1 cup water)
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:55 am

Grey Ghost Bumble

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Uni 8/0 iron grey
tail - golden pheasant crest
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - grizzly/black
front hackles - partridge


Moore's Grey Ghost Bumble

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T.C. Moore’s version, from A Man May Fish

hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant crest
butt - ostrich herl black
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - dun/black
front hackle - partridge
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One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:22 am

Conba's Irishman's Claret

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant tippet dyed hot orange
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing claret
body hackle - saddle dyed claret (1 Tbs Rit Wine, 1 cup water)
wing - bronze mallard
front hackle - hen dyed claret
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Fri Dec 21, 2018 6:24 am

Conba's Haemo Buzzer

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hook - Dai Riki 135 #12
thread - Danville 6/0 black
rib - medium tinsel pearl
abdomen - floss red
thorax - black and orange ostrich herl
hackle - hen badger
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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