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 kamikaze74
#437492
honest opinions....leave them alone or add something else? All water is blown out so nothing to do but tie and have a beer..or 12
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#437502
Hell yeah! Put anything of mass on a sinking line and a trout will eat it!
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By jhnnythndr
#437592
Articulated Trico wrote:Hell yeah! Put anything of mass on a sinking line and a trout will eat it!

I used to be really discouraged about my "tying flies ability" but I kept seeing AT offer this up as a mantra- and it's true and it helps me sleep at night. If my fly doesn't resemble anything i just get out the sharpie and color it to look like a cigarette butt. I also take wooden dowels and cut a slot out of them and zapagap them to a hook. Paint lime cigarette butt and walk the dog with it- lime any stick bait. Deadly on trout.

If that doesn't fish well color it brown lime a cigar butt.
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By kamikaze74
#437634
thanks for the feed back...i have other colors to tie up. i was wanting something a little different to throw at the small mouths.
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By Vito
#437639
jhnnythndr wrote: If my fly doesn't resemble anything i just get out the sharpie and color it to look like a cigarette butt.
Does this fish as well as a french fry fly?

Say that three times fast.
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By jhnnythndr
#437645
Well you know, it's something different. Also- for the sake of accuracy- I don't actually tie these. I design them and then have them made. Which is nice.
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By _9er
#437661
cheap but slow labor rates?

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