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Old 06-20-2010, 12:05 PM
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Lightbulb Cheap Microfibbet tails.

I'm shure most of you know this, but i decided to post it.
I've been looking, and i found that there is no difference between Microfibbet's and a Paintbrush.





look at them closely and give it a try it you'd like
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Old 06-20-2010, 07:41 PM
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Most of the regular house paint-type brushes I've seen have too large bristles to look "just right" on mayfly patterns. However, I bought a "artist" type brush and the fibers were about perfect. Much thinner than regular house paint-type brushes.
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Old 06-21-2010, 07:49 AM
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I've been experimenting with paint brush bristles also, and also bristles from brooms and push brooms. You're right, once you find the right diameter bristle they work great.
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Old 06-21-2010, 10:45 AM
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I'm shure most of you know this, but i decided to post it.
Justin,
This is the tips I love to read about and discover on my own too... I have to admit, I have not thought of this before. A pack of tails usually lasts me quite a long time. But, it would be nice to experiment with some of these paint brush ends in a bind. I bet they work well for legs too. I had an old drafting board brush that I have used for different tails.

Good tip and thank you for sharing!
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Old 06-21-2010, 11:38 PM
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Thanks M.B.! a 15 yr old isn't always shure what to post in order to "fit in" and i think this was ok.
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Old 06-22-2010, 09:06 AM
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Thanks M.B.! a 15 yr old isn't always shure what to post in order to "fit in" and i think this was ok.
You fit in just fine bud! I love your creativity and positive thinking in sharing your idea. Keep up the good work and do not worry about what others think. A man earns a reputation; and the rest fall in to place! Live good and life will treat you good bud!
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