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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By ScottP
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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
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By LTFI
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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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By ScottP
#691542
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.
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By ScottP
#691543
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
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By -G-
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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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By ScottP
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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)
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By ScottP
#691561
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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By ScottP
#691577
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
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By ScottP
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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
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