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#1 flytire

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 01:04 PM

A new addition to the fly pattern database has been submitted by flytire:

Queen of the Waters


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#2 Isonychia

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 01:07 PM

I like, I like, I like! That's just how I would tie streamers -- if I were a better streamer tier! clapping.gif

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#3 British mike

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 01:10 PM

I like this one and the colors and proportions are so sharp...............


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#4 Brk Trt

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 02:18 PM

A beautiful fly.

Well done.

Thanks

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#5 geraldsherbrook

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Posted 21 August 2010 - 08:05 PM

Dear FLYTIRE,

This is a 'welltied' and 'proportioned' STREAMER !

nice in all his aspects ! (even If I must be picky...I had still liked a bit more collar set to the 'rear')...

Anyway GREAT fly (streamer)

Thanks for 'posting' Your work !

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#6 joelst

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Posted 22 August 2010 - 12:36 PM

smile.gif This is an absolutely superb tie! Gerald prompts a subject that has always been in the back of my mind to broach to the Streamer group of tyers. The front hackle tied this way was deliberately done as a type? of style in the East? Why did they tie it this way? Did it work better in fast water tied this style? I think this could be very enlightning to some of us. I for one, would probably tie it as a beard. What do others think? Any of you old timers have some input?
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#7 feathers5

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Posted 22 August 2010 - 01:33 PM

Very nice fly.
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#8 Rich LaMonte

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Posted 23 August 2010 - 02:19 AM

Very nice!!! A wonderfully tied fly..... i love the body on this.... the floss work is fantastically smooth..... Very nice tye buddy!!
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#9 streamertyer

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Posted 23 August 2010 - 03:41 PM

Really like the look of this in bucktail form. Very neatly tied. Nice!

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Posted 03 September 2010 - 02:50 PM

Lovely tying smile.gif Is the head hackle a generic hackle or a regular "large" hackle out of a veniards packet?

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#11 Monquarter

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Posted 03 September 2010 - 11:56 PM

Lovely streamer. Really clean tying.

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#12 david g

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Posted 05 September 2010 - 08:41 AM

Picture perfect. A gorgeous streamer

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#13 Ronn Lucas

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Posted 11 September 2010 - 12:17 AM

Atsa beauty!!!!!
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#14 Don Bastian

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 06:07 PM

You did a great job on that fly Norm! Superb!
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