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TNEALApril 19th, 2014, 1:33 pm
GRAYLING. MICHIGAN

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Troutnut graciously gave me permission to make this post as a one-time semi-commercial entry.

I recently purchased a large close-out lot of capes from a former hackle grower in Arkansas. If you are interested in natural black, brown, dyed dark dun, or barred ginger capes that will tie hundreds of dries in #10-20 range as well as some streamer/bugger hackle at a more than reasonable price, please contact me. This is a one-time deal; I don't know how long they will last.

Tight lines,

Tim
WbranchApril 19th, 2014, 5:02 pm
York & Starlight PA

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Are you at liberty to tell us who this grower normally sold to? Any big names like Whiting, collins, or Metz? Would you consider the dry fly hackles to be a #1, #2, or #3 grade? PM me a price for what you consider your best grade in barred ginger and brown.
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
RiograndemkApril 22nd, 2014, 5:52 pm
Albuquerque

Posts: 1
Tim - What quality capes have you in barred ginger and in black?
Mark Kalin, Albuquerque, 505/883-1639
TroutnutMarch 4th, 2015, 4:43 pm
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Bellevue, WA

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Mark, the original post by Tim was from almost a year ago. If you want to get his attention to ask about the hackle you might want to send him a private message through the forum, which will give him an email notification.
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist

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