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Old 02-12-2012, 06:52 PM
Corbo Corbo is offline
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Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Sevierville TN
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On spinning deer hair I get a bit frustrated too.

I haven't spun deer hair in years but found that flat waxed thread worked good for me.. I have some stinger hooks and there are lotsa bass in the little pigeon (about 100 yards away) so maybe I'll make a mess on the floor this week.

I seem to do a poor job SCULPTING deer hair with a razor blade and when I add rubber legs I usually end up chopping them off... poor eyesight.

My biggest frustration lately has been getting beads onto hooks; I''m diabetic and don't feel the beads very well... drives me nuts. Fortunately my 3 year old grand-daughter has eagle eyes to help me find them on the floor... same with all the small hooks I drop!

I also tie the worst soft hackles!

Last edited by Corbo; 02-12-2012 at 06:52 PM.. Reason: spelling
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