In an attempt to reduce the number of flies in my boxes I've been trying to tie a few patterns in a range of sizes and hook types to cover the conditions & presentations I usually fish. The 'Touch of Grey' post was my first go.
This time I went for something that sort of resembles a Sierra...
Having a wee tidy up
a few bits n bobs not needed
11× intruder shanks 1"
20 x intruder shanks 1.5"
18 UFO discs
8 mixed stainless waddy shanks
14 red intruder hooks
37 brass cone heads
70 viper doubles #10 ( not the best hooks in the world but ideal for a beginner to practice on )
£25 ono posted
Due to health issues I'm selling off a lot of my gear as tying is no fun with constantly in pain.
Various patriot doubles £25 for 50
2 cream American rooster saddle
Red badger neck
PM if interested
hooks now gone
A large quantity of Partridge trebles and doubles, round about 160, count them yourself.
They are a mixture of sizes mostly 6 and 4, all needle eye.
There are a few Frodein gold doubles as well.
£20 for the lot including postage UK.
I’ve been using Partridge Big Mouth Doubles in various sizes when using tube flies the past few years, but now they seem to be discontinued, I was wondering if anyone has any recommendations of a similar style double hook? I’m not so keen on the heavier gauge ones that seem to be more readily...
Can anyone tell me just where I can get some Fly display holders. The ones shown I have just received from ebay and they are much too small, more like trout size and what I am wanting are ones for holding salmon doubles. Just out of interest what do others use to hold their flies while the...
The thread on the new regulations for 2019 New fishing regulations 2019 ireland shows that we are going to be allowed to use barbless doubles on most C&R rivers next year. I have always found singles fine so long as you keep the pressure on. I wasn't aware of any pressure for a change and worry...
I am Selling the following SALAR Hooks by Mikael Frodin, Partridge of Redditch, All Brand New:
Doubles Size 9 x 10 (Silver)
Doubles Size 7 x 14 (Silver)
Doubles Size 5 x 10 (Silver)
Doubles Size 3 x 20 (Silver)
Singles Size 5 x 17 (Silver)
71 Hooks in Total.
Now SOLD, Many Thanks,:)
I have quite a number of these Loop doubles in my box.....the Loop doubles are at each end and the three in between them are Partridge Code P size 8's.......the Code P size 8's are the same length as Partridge Code O2 low water size 10's.....can anyone tell me the size of the size of the 2 Loop...
This may be a silly question and I don't know if it makes any difference in the grand scheme of things however I was wondering when you are using tube flies what sort of hooks do you use? I tended to go for doubles however I'm interested in hearing your opinions and logic behind the topic?
Any body bought any hooks from J M Jeffries, otherwise known as troutandsalmonhooks.com? They seem to have a lot of discontinued partridge hooks such as X1BL outpoint trebles and salar doubles for dressing on. Any reviews would be much appreciated. Thanks