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Right place?

by Tnitz
(Joseph, oregon)

Is this where I enter my submission for first fish of the season on a blue fly when camera battery is dead? How about most fish per hour with dead camera battery? Or prettiest redband ever caught on blue wool fly when camera battery was dead?

Opening day with the blue wool ugly. Seems as good as the purple ugly.

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Jun 04, 2013
Still no pics
by: Tnitz

Great weekend with Nissin Fine Mode 4.5m! I neglected to mention I am getting really good sink rates with the blue wool uglies.

I haven't thought it through, but maybe increased surface area gives more for current to pull down?

May 31, 2013
Dead Battery?
by: TenkaraBum

Tim, for your next order, maybe I should throw in a camera battery instead of more blue yarn.

Still, it is good to hear that the Blue Wool Ugly is as affective as your Purple Ugly. That is high praise indeed.

(For those who do not know, Tim is perhaps the leading US disciple of Shotaro san's approach to fly tying.)

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