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Fly Days of August: Parachute Adams

August 15th, 2009 · No Comments

What is a list of fly patterns that doesn’t contain the Parachute Adams? I’ve complied with the law, no need to call the fly fishing blogging police. Parachute Adams Hook: Standard Dry Fly (TMC 100), size 12 to 20 Tail: mixed brown and grizzly hackle fibers Body: Grey muskrat or other dry fly dubbing mix […]

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Fly Days of August: Adams Soft Hackle

August 11th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Welcome the soft hackle to the Adams family. This is a relatively simple fly pattern, that can be fished as an emerger during the “Adams hatch”. Adams Soft Hackle Hook: Wet Fly Hook, size 12 to 18 Tail: Partridge hackle fibers, mix between natural and dyed brown Body: Muskrat fur dubbing Hackle: Partridge soft hackle, […]

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Fly Ear rings – gift for the wife, shhhh…

December 24th, 2008 · 1 Comment

At the craft store, looking at beads, I grabbed the ear-ring parts. Each package cost $2.99. There are 100 shafts and 4 ear-rings (I opted for the 14K gold plated ear-rings, they also had non-plated which had about 24 in the package. There are several options here, the hooks on the right go in the […]

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