Foam fly swap

Discussion in 'Fly Swaps' started by WABOWMAN, Mar 5, 2012.

  1. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    I see what you did there. Send us one to try to tempt us in to keep buying so they are always on hand. Well played.
     
  2. Derek Young

    Derek Young 2011 Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Guide Of The Year

    They're very good in the Fall, but also work as a hopper & attractor.
     
  3. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

    I look forward to trying them out.
     
  4. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    As do I!
     
  5. Just a note y'all: My flies may not be in WaBow's hands by the due date, but they will be in the mail by then. I've had to travel for work a LOT lately, which continues into next week. I'm taking the tying stuff with me next week and will mail from there. Sorry for any inconvenience. Thanks for bearing with me.
     
  6. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Thanks for the update,Im sure it wont be a problem to wait an extra day or two.
     
  7. hooked 1

    hooked 1 Member

    Hoppers are done.Will finish Damsels this weekend
     
  8. steeli

    steeli Member

    Compared to descriptions of others, don't have high expectations for mine. Small bugs and hopefully effective. Look forward to seeing them all.
     
  9. Flies are done, will ship tomorrow.
     
  10. hooked 1

    hooked 1 Member

    Going out in the morning.Only been tying a couple of years.Never worked with foam much.Both the damsel and hopper are both proven patterns for me.Both patterns were given to me by a friend a couple of years ago and did well.The damsel could not be any easier tie.The colors are endless.

    Scott
     
  11. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Got a few more in yesterday.Thank you Steeli and Derek.All updates on opening page.
     
  12. hooked 1

    hooked 1 Member

    On the way.Should be a couple extra for you Mike.

    Thanks
    Scott
     
  13. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Hooked 1 got yours today.
     
  14. Patrick Gould

    Patrick Gould Active Member

    I'll have mine in the mail today. They're sort of a Furimskiy's Caddis. They're also the first foam flies that I've tied and among the first flies I've tied period. None of them are exact copies of the original, but I'm sure they'll all catch fish.
     
  15. bugboy9

    bugboy9 Member

    Postman picked mine up today also. Apologies for being a little tardy.
     
  16. Finished. They will be in the mail tomorrow. Thanks for your patience.
    Matt\'s Hanford Hoppers.jpg
    Matt\'s Lasha\'s Raccoons.jpg
     
  17. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Got Ron's yesterday.thanks for dropping them off.I hope your drive was nice.
     
  18. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Updates on opening post.Waiting on 3 more.They all look great!
     
  19. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    They were,along with the thousands of people.I should get a few more flies today
     
  20. WABOWMAN

    WABOWMAN Active Member

    Ok guys,Waiting on one more.Got Patrick and Matt's today.