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    Default Salmon fly exp. or fun with color


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    Nice flies! What do you use for your dyes?
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    Madisonboats,

    I did not die the dear hair myself I purchased if from Little River Outfitters.
    I have also used craft fur. the results from both are great. I do not know if they will catch fish but they are fun too tie.

    Redfish62

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    Redfish-

    Very nice flies, my friend! Craft fur is great stuff, it ties easily, has a "thick" texture, available in different colors, holds up well, and is relatively inexpensive. I usually get mine at the local fly shop, but if they are closed, or out of stock, I can also find it at Michaels or Hobby Lobby.

    Bill

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    Thanks Bill,

    I have had a lot of fun with the craft fur. And I find a lot of great stuff at Hobby Lobby and other places.

    Calvin

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    Redfish62 Madisonboats,

    I did not die the dear hair myself I purchased if from Little River Outfitters.
    I have also used craft fur. the results from both are great. I do not know if they will catch fish but they are fun too tie.
    Thanks; I was curious. Those are some brilliant colors and I have been challenged replicating colors like that on my own....

    Hobby Lobby is the place fellas. It is amazing how excited I get in that place looking for fly material...
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    These give us the ultimate human freedom... The
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