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    Natural Golden Pheasant Skins

    Does anyone on the forum have any natural GP skins for sale......many thanks
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    GP Body Skins

    Can anyone tell me where I can buy any NATURAL GOLDEN PHEASANT BODY SKINS.......thanks
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    Jungle Cock Sub

    I have been asked to tie up some Irish shrimp flies and he wants JC tied in them. Can anyone recommend a suitable sub for the real thing. The flies are being tied on size 10 and 12 doubles, so the sub must be on the small side Thanks
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    A Year In The Life Of The River Tay

    This should be a good programe to watch tonight SATURDAY 1915pm to 2045pm on BBC2 if anyone missed it the last time it was shown www.radiotimes.com/tv-programme/e/h4qghj/the-river-a-year-in-the-life-of-the-tay/
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    Old Man's River

    Going back a good few years, in the 60;s, I was told that the River Derwent in Cumbria was an OLD MAN'S RIVER. I asked this fisherman exactly what he meant and he told me that it was a river that done a lot for you. Make a baddish cast and it would sort it out for you, well defined pools, easy...
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    Using BIG GP Feathers

    I don't know if anyone else does this but on GP skins they are quite a number of very long breast feathers. They can make a fly look out of balance if you tie them on small hooks. . On the double hook picture the hackle is the longest I could find on the skins I have. It's tied on a Nordic size...
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    SHRIMP FLIES

    It's been quite a while now since I tied any shrimp[ flies so started tying these on Partridge Nordic size 10 doubles. I usually like JC in them but have none right now. Whether it matters in small shrimp flies I don't know.
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    Arctic Runner

    Has anyone got any Arctic Runner they would like to sell me Please PM if you have many thanks
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    Golden Pheasant Skin

    As anyone got a Golden Pheasant skin in NATURAL they could sell me many thanks Please PM if you have
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    Burring Plastic Tubes

    At the present time I am making some tubes up. I am using Eumer tubing, the 2.5mm medium outer tubing with the XS tubing being used for the inner liner. The XS tubing has a really fine bore and needs to be burred before I insert it into the outer tubing. I am using a lighter but the flame on the...
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    Veniards Plastic Tubing

    Can anyone tell me the outside diameter of Veniards plastic tubing.....many thanks
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    Duck Feathers

    Years ago I could get hold of some little feathers which were dyed in yellow red orange and also had them in natural which I used for jungle cock eyes, The were maybe 3/4" long with a black dot on them and with a fair curl in them. I cannot remember which duck they came off but they did look...
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    Split JC

    What is best material you can use to 'repair' split Jungle Cock eyes....thanks
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    This Happens To Me Also

    I have just been reading this article by Jock Monteith and I find that this 'daydreaming phase' happens o me. I cannot explain how a salmon's radar exactly works however I am 100% convinced they can sense eagerness from salmon fishers. Having spent many years as a boatman on the River Tay the...
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    Black Shadow Fox

    As anyone got a nice piece of ARCTIC SHADOW FOX in BLACK they can sell me...thanks
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    Storm Ellen Salmon Farm Escape

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-53913708
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    Dyed Whiting Cock Saddles

    Can anyone tell me where I could purchase some decent quality dyed cock saddles by Whiting etc in black red orange and yellow.. many thanks
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    Big Brownie

    My friend out fishing for brownie caught this beauty....returned safely....he also lost another large one. Caught on the Eamont across at Penrith. Caught it on a size 12 Nymph
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    Sage TCX 12' 6" #7 Fly Rod

    I am selling my Sage TCX 12' 6" #7 (7126 - 4) double handed fly rod. I have this rod since new and apart from the handle being soiled as you would expect, the rod is in great condition. I have looked after this rod, like I do with all of my gear. The rod comes with its rod bag and Sage...
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    Sage TCX 14' #9

    I have for sale my Sage TCX 14' #9 4 piece salmon rod with its bag and Sage rod tube. I have owned the rod since new and I have looked after it, its never been clashed about. The handle is soiled as you would expect but the rod itself is in great condition. Price £260 which includes postage
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