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Tomsix1February 18th, 2015, 6:11 am
Posts: 7Hey Guys,

anyone of you use this Cap ? Or another Cap with an Patch for flies ?
I found it on the Internet and think it would be cool and useful !

http://www.justfly-fishing.com/shop/caps/3/flybox-cap







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BverFebruary 18th, 2015, 12:36 pm
nj

Posts: 3
Really cool concept, looked for something similar at a lower price and found this:

http://natureboydesigns.com/post/55848670697/nbd-hat-ch-patch
WbranchFebruary 18th, 2015, 4:36 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2611
Who in the world is going to spend $35 for a fancy baseball cap?
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
MiltRPowellFebruary 18th, 2015, 5:17 pm
Posts: 106Wbranch, I heard that, plus I like keeping my flies in my vest, safe & dry. Plus Trout Unlimited gives you a nice hat & more, and your money is very well spent, not a ad for fly company, or whatever. But to each there own...Concept is first tree branch got some of those baits. Sorry Bver, ya asked buddy....
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PaulRobertsFebruary 18th, 2015, 8:26 pm
Colorado

Posts: 1776
I keep my day's working flies on a fly keeper/"drying patch" on my vest where I can see them. I liked a wool patch but I lost too many flies with them. So I went to strips of adhesive backed window insulation from hardware stores. It's s soft foam rubber that holds flies of all sizes really well, is durable, and a 3"x1/2" strip holds a bunch of flies in a small space. Peel and adhere to my vest. Not pretty like wool but in drab gray color is not noticeable either.
WbranchFebruary 18th, 2015, 9:00 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2611
I use a need C&F fly protector.

http://www.c-and-f.co.jp/c_and_f_e/accessories/fly_chest_patch/index.html

It is a foam fly patch similar to the C&F fly boxes except it has a big safety pin on the back so you can pin it on your vest. I has a translucent gray cover to protect the flies from falling out of the micro slits. That has never happened to me.
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
PaulRobertsFebruary 18th, 2015, 9:33 pm
Colorado

Posts: 1776
Here's the stuff I use. Local hw store sells it by the foot. "One foot. please." A 3" strip is good to go for a season or two:

Tomsix1February 20th, 2015, 2:25 am
Posts: 7Thanks for your opinion, i buy one.
Think its cool :)
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