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AndresTSeptember 9th, 2011, 11:01 am
Vigo-Spain

Posts: 25
Tyed on a #10 hook.



JOHNWSeptember 10th, 2011, 8:33 am
Chambersburg, PA

Posts: 452
Beautiful ties Andres!
"old habits are hard to kill once you have gray in your beard" -Old Red Barn
Shawnny3September 10th, 2011, 9:03 am
Moderator
Pleasant Gap, PA

Posts: 1197
Beautiful, as always. See you in November?

-Shawn
Jewelry-Quality Artistic Salmon Flies, by Shawn Davis
www.davisflydesigns.com
AndresTSeptember 10th, 2011, 6:46 pm
Vigo-Spain

Posts: 25
Thank you JOHNW, I am glad you like them.

Shawn, thank you. I am afraid I am not going this year to the show, as Jorge and I will be at the Western North Carolina Fly Fishing Expo. I hope you have a good time at the show.

Andrés.
TroutnutSeptember 10th, 2011, 8:26 pm
Administrator
Bellevue, WA

Posts: 2723
Outstanding flies!
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist
AndresTSeptember 12th, 2011, 11:11 am
Vigo-Spain

Posts: 25
Thank you Jason. Two more pics:



AndresTSeptember 12th, 2011, 11:24 am
Vigo-Spain

Posts: 25
This pattern is very productive and easy to tie.
Materials:
Hook: Varivas #10 terrestrial
Thread: 8/0
Body: black foam tube
Legs: elastic thread (sylicone)
Elytra: Realistic Elytra
Bug Bond to protect foam and give a glow finish.
Shawnny3September 14th, 2011, 7:54 pm
Moderator
Pleasant Gap, PA

Posts: 1197
Sorry to hear you won't be there, Andres. Perhaps next year.

Best,
Shawn
Jewelry-Quality Artistic Salmon Flies, by Shawn Davis
www.davisflydesigns.com
SayfuNovember 25th, 2011, 8:48 am
Posts: 560
I'd never get my wife to remove the hook using one of those flies!

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