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tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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playing around with extended bodies, im just starting to figure it out. here is a green drake and coffin fly...

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Posted on: 2013/3/7 22:54


Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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here are a few

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Posted on: 2013/3/8 11:57
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Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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Nice ties Sf, I like the foam extended bodies too.

Posted on: 2013/3/8 17:57
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Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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I tied some extended bodies last year for the hatch on Penns and was really excited to fish them. For whatever reason all the fish I caught were on traditional patterns. I dunno if it was a confidence issue, but I was really bummed. Extended bodies look so cool!

Posted on: 2013/3/9 16:04


Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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RedRock- I've tried the extended bodies but haven't gotten them right yet. Can you give us a materials list? Especially the foam, I haven't been able to find the right color stuff. The hackle looks parachute style, is that correct?

All - have any of you had trouble with teh big wings on these causing spin?

Posted on: 2013/3/9 16:56


Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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I just used foam from a craft store and the hackle is tied parachute style. White foam for the coffin flies and cream or light yellow for the drakes.

Posted on: 2013/3/9 18:24


Re: tying green drakes - I'll add some pictures too...

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Sandfly - nice flies

Posted on: 2013/3/9 18:26






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