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Old 04-26-2020, 08:00 PM
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Default How many here tie flies?

I am getting ready to tie bass jigs, and mold jig heads.
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Old 04-27-2020, 05:49 AM
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I don't have the patience nor the eyesight to tie my own flies. But I did buy one of those spinner lure kits from Amazon. It's really cool to MAKE your own lure! Here's the link to the kit:
https://www.amazon.com/Dr-Fish-Spinner-Assortment-Spinnerbait-Accesory/dp/B07ZYD6KMJ/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=inline+spinner+kit&qid=1587991376&sr=8-3 https://www.amazon.com/Dr-Fish-Spinner-Assortment-Spinnerbait-Accesory/dp/B07ZYD6KMJ/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=inline+spinner+kit&qid=1587991376&sr=8-3

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Old 04-27-2020, 06:06 AM
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I don't tie dry flies but I do tie nymphs, hare's ears and stone fly nymphs.
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Old 04-27-2020, 06:13 AM
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Me. A lot. I just delivered a bunch to the local sporting goods store for him to sell.

I haven't tied bass flies in 20 years, but would love to see pics.
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Old 04-29-2020, 12:54 PM
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I used to tie a lot of jigs when I was heavy into walleye fishing. Haven't tied any in years though.
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Old 05-08-2020, 08:59 AM
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I tie almost all of my trout flies as long as they are size #18 or larger. I find it to be a relaxing hobby, and necessary due to my long history of decorating the stream-side brush with them. I buy the more complicated patterns of the #18 flies and all of the smaller ones from much more talented fellows.
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Old 05-11-2020, 02:44 PM
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I tie some once and a while but I am not all that great at it either. I tie mostly streamers for landlocked salmon and trout as well as a few nymphs..
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