Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

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Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:05 am

...it seems I am short one material for whichever fly it is I wish to tie. I was going to tie muddlers for Wollynagger, tioio!

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by austrotard » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:49 am

you can buy deer hair pretty much anywhere, hey.
we'll always have buffalo, sweet josh.

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by FormerlyChaseChrome » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:58 am

dryer lint = scuds

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:10 am

Point taken. Do either of you have suggestions a suitable sub for a hook?

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Post by austrotard » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:16 am

ChaseChrome wrote:dryer lint = scuds
bellybutton lint = cheese scurds
Heero[CntRmbrPwd] wrote:Point taken. Do either of you have suggestions a suitable sub for a hook?
left jab.
every time.
we'll always have buffalo, sweet josh.

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:23 am

Maybe Ill tie my flies for this swap upon lapel pins.

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Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:23 am

Never mind. Ive just checked and Im out of those, as well.

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Post by austrotard » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:56 am

you are an awesome fall guy.

and nothing else.
we'll always have buffalo, sweet josh.

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by yard4sale » Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:08 am

If you have lollipops you could tie tube muddlers. Might take a while...

At least you have an excuse. I just settled on a pattern for ours and they are due Sunday. Wait, how is it that our swap started a week later than yours and the due date is 3 weeks earlier? There is no justice in this world.
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Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Thu Mar 05, 2015 11:03 am

Update: I think I can razor a few hooks for reuse to make this work.

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Post by BobLoblaw » Sun Mar 08, 2015 3:19 am

Yeah, razor a few shrimps...

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Re: Lately, whenever I set down to tie a fly...

Post by Heero[CntRmbrPwd] » Sun Mar 08, 2015 8:29 am

BobLoblaw wrote:Yeah, razor a few shrimps...

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