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  1. Heartland Fly Fishing Festival Jan. 20-21

    wish i knew of the show sooner, i may have set up a booth.
  2. Dubbing Loop vs X-cut Rabbit Strip

    mike just use the snuggle up yarn i gave you furl it for a long tail and wrap the body . same length of hair as rabbit without the hide, i have two dozen tied up for the tinley show and some also tied on jigheads . rich mc
  3. hollow pleyes

    anyone tie the bob popovics hollow pleye patterns ive been playing with that style and like the way they look and move . rich mc
  4. hollow pleyes

    very good video. i sent it to mike g yesterday.he uses the eyes that are on a backing too. rich mc
  5. jan 13 and feb 3rd are the scheduled nights for extended hours for ice fishing park hours normally close at 5pm but anglers can stay out and be off the lake by 9 30pm and out of the park by 10pm. fish cribs will also be placed in somonauk bay of feb 3rd thru the ice rich mc
  6. Winter go to smallie flies

    another option is to tie a balanced leech or minnow pattern this is made for indicator fishing phil rowling has several u tubes on tying and fishing them. rich mc
  7. Winter go to smallie flies

    the shannon streamer does best in cold water, it sinks slowly after its good and wet.anglers fish is almost deadstick style
  8. One of our own passed

    i remember tying with him at the fire station. my prayers to him and his family rich mc
  9. freedomlures.com

    i am curious about some of their unique lures. their flashback shad is just like the ice fishing rapala except its on a wire and should have more movement . the buzzbait has a swivel hook like the honey buzz did. has eric tried any of these? rich mc
  10. Light for Curing UV Glue

    i think ccg is no longer made lot of tyers are using solarex which is made for repairing surfboards rich mc
  11. pat cohen's frog

    i got to see his frog fly up close. first thing i noticed was the tight packed hair, second a double mono weedguard, third was two beads on the hook bend to tilt the frog butt down. forth was he dyed colors on the ultra suade with a brush,no markers .last was the way the hair was trimmed on top with a valley between the eye sockets . superb fly in all aspects . maybe john can photo it when the website gets fixed . rich mc
  12. pat cohen's frog

    photos on his website just show the top of the sliding frog rusuperfly.com rich mc
  13. The Early Show - 11/12/17

    another well run show, great job john and all that assisted.
  14. Plunk Your Fly

    mouth watering . didnt mean to hijack the thread rich mc
  15. Plunk Your Fly

    you all missed the best part that cold HAMMs BEER on his desk rich mc
  16. blowout donations

    terry and jude , you guys are having so much fun.
  17. Colin's fly saves the day

    you can win some of rob's flies as he has donated a nice assortment, simple bucktails. hollow pleyes and 3 articulated flies only at the early show
  18. Less is More Mouse

    no just 3 inches of the yarn trimmed very short, melt the end rich
  19. Less is More Mouse

    mike you are stealing my idea. i have a bunch tied up for the flyshow using snuggle up eyelash yarn for a rabbit hair replacement great action and 1/2 the weight when wet rich mc
  20. JIG

    i wonder if dan basore has any jigs from the military kits? rich mc
  21. The Early Show - 11/12/17

    only two weeks , i better get more flies tied. rich
  22. books

    i have some books i will donate to the early show raffle. steelhead by try combs, nymph s by don roberts, bitch creekflies by wolf avri, trout anglers guide by timothy frey, ll bean handbook by dave whitlock west s best dry flies by bob wilson and richard parks. rich mc
  23. Will your newest rod hold up to this?

    can you say tenkara rich mc
  24. The Early Show - 11/12/17

    i heard pat cohen is one of our main speakers. his flies are so amazing rich mc
  25. this saturday we are draining the one rearing pond by the road. it has lm bass. also we will drop in by boat our last rockpile. we couldnt get it done thru the ice and the truckload was donated by ISA. i will place 2 4x8sheets of plywood over some 2x4s on my boat . boat will be loaded by a bobcat photos and an article will be done for the bulletin . biologist doesnt want any more rock in the lake as its exploding the perch population stop out help if you can rich