Married Wing Swap

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  1. Cameron Derbyshire

    Cameron Derbyshire Steelhead, Classic Atlantic salmon flies

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    Anyone interested in a married wing swap? We did one back several years ago. I'm up for doing some more Green Highlander doubles. Thinking of closing swap at end of July with flies due end of August. Thought it would be good to leave plenty of time to get them done.
     
  2. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    would a Ray Bergman style wetfly qualify for this swap? I'm thinking of learning how to do some.
     
  3. Cameron Derbyshire

    Cameron Derbyshire Steelhead, Classic Atlantic salmon flies

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    That works quite well.
     
  4. David Dalan

    David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    I think, many moons ago, I failed to produce on tjis swap. If there are no objections, I would like to join and redeem myself. Something for fesh summer steelhead is my thinking. How many tiers?
     
  5. Cameron Derbyshire

    Cameron Derbyshire Steelhead, Classic Atlantic salmon flies

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    I'd say no more than a dozen. Looking for a minimum of 8.
     
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    I'm in if my married wing can be one color
    I can't wait to see what you guys come up with
     
  7. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    I just realized I need to order some quills of different colors.
     
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    Thomas Williams Habitual Line Stepper

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    Can someone enlighten me, what a married wing fly. Photo?
     
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    aa Married wing.jpg
     
  10. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    bitterroot Love vintage graphite!

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    I can tie flies like that in my sleep!................................then I wake up and find it was all a dream!
     
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  12. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    Thomas Williams Habitual Line Stepper

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    Ahh ok. Sorry not my style. Thanks though
     
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    no it isn't
     
  15. zen leecher aka bill w

    zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    I sent away for a Don Bastian dvd on married wings so my swap flies will look prettier. I have the materials now, just need the dvd.