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FlagsFebruary 10th, 2009, 5:41 am
Northwestern Pennsylvania

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Hans Weilenmann ties a sulphur comparadun in which he uses a "DST" quill for the abdomen. I have never encountered the term "DST".can anyone explain / define it for me?

Thanks,

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FlagsFebruary 10th, 2009, 11:18 am
Northwestern Pennsylvania

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The board says there is a response to this by Taxon..but I find nothing below my original question.?

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FalsiflyFebruary 10th, 2009, 11:40 am
Hayward, WI.

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Dyed Stripped Turkey ?
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When asked what I just caught that monster on I showed him. He put on his magnifiers and said, "I can't believe they can see that."
FlagsFebruary 10th, 2009, 1:22 pm
Northwestern Pennsylvania

Posts: 14
Falsifly: Thank you for that information..........there it was right in frongt of my nose and I didn't see it.........it's a forest and tree thing I guess.

At any rate I will be able to sleep better tonight.....

Thanks again,

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AllanSeptember 7th, 2011, 2:15 pm
southern tier NY

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Falsifly: Thank you for that information..........there it was right in frongt of my nose and I didn't see it.........it's a forest and tree thing I guess.

At any rate I will be able to sleep better tonight.....

Thanks again,

Flags


Flags,

You asked, 'What are DST Quills'? Well, they are not turkey biots or turkey anything. I should know since I developed them. I'll not tell you what they are but I'd be more than willing to send you some samples. Oh, here's a photo of an Olive tied with DST Quill body.


and a Red Quill


and an extended body Potamantus


Oh, I just looked at the fly you referred to. I believe it's a fly that I tyed and Hans photo'd for his site.

Allan

TaxonSeptember 8th, 2011, 12:14 am
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OldredbarnSeptember 8th, 2011, 3:46 pm
Novi, MI

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You asked, 'What are DST Quills'? Well, they are not turkey biots or turkey anything. I should know since I developed them.


Ok. What does DST stand for then? If not what Allan (Falsifly) stated?

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AllanSeptember 8th, 2011, 6:22 pm
southern tier NY

Posts: 10
You asked, 'What are DST Quills'? Well, they are not turkey biots or turkey anything. I should know since I developed them.


Ok. What does DST stand for then? If not what Allan (Falsifly) stated?

Spence


Hi,

It stands for 'D'yed 'S'pecially 'T'reated, Quills.

Allan

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