Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

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: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by fly-chucker » Thu May 10, 2018 7:18 pm

Actually, when I said to take the match or lighter and burn it, I meant to go jump in a fire :bomb
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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by austrotard » Thu May 10, 2018 10:08 pm

no need for that sort of language.
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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by fly-chucker » Fri May 11, 2018 12:59 pm

austrotard wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 10:08 pm
no need for that sort of language.
Die in a fire?
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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by CC Riebeeck » Fri May 11, 2018 2:57 pm

Sounds like the page5 dick our smitchammer

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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by kish » Fri May 11, 2018 4:48 pm

Tight loops? Really?

Jesus.
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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by austrotard » Fri May 11, 2018 11:37 pm

fly-chucker wrote:
Fri May 11, 2018 12:59 pm
austrotard wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 10:08 pm
no need for that sort of language.
Die in a fire?
hmm. sweet.
we'll always have buffalo, sweet josh.

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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by flashback » Sat May 12, 2018 4:44 am

Tough crowd? You're lucky no one posted a picture.
Actually, to be helpful, A K Best's Production Fly Tying is still a good source along with his videos.

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Re: Why does my dry fly hackle fall forward the closer I get to the eye?

Post by austrotard » Sat May 12, 2018 9:05 pm

red haired sensimilla isn't really doing it for me these days.
I mean it does. but it don't.

why is that?

cheers in advance or some shit.
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