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#11845716 - 09/23/16 07:58 PM A first
Bruce Mc Offline
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Registered: 07/25/16
Posts: 36
Loc: Edna, Tx
I started back fly fishing after a long spell and have been really enjoying myself. I've been catching a bunch of bass on a chartreuse and white deceiver on a 1/0 that I bought. I decided to try my hand a tying my own so I got myself set up with a few tools and some supplies to tie clousers, deceivers, and a few popping bugs. I still having some trouble creating a neat head on the clousers and deceivers but at least I found they work. My first catch on one of my own flys.

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#11845719 - 09/23/16 07:59 PM Re: A first [Re: Bruce Mc]
kodys'papa Offline
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Registered: 07/19/05
Posts: 17374
Loc: Tawakoni/Conejos County
Congrats!
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#11845739 - 09/23/16 08:16 PM Re: A first [Re: Bruce Mc]
banker-always fishing Offline
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Registered: 07/12/10
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Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nothing beats catching a fish on a bait you made. Good job. cheers
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#11845744 - 09/23/16 08:19 PM Re: A first [Re: Bruce Mc]
karstopo Offline
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Registered: 05/22/16
Posts: 143
Loc: Brazoria County
Lake Texana Bass? Nice, you start catching fish on flies you tie means you are in deep and probably won't be able to find your way out.

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#11845790 - 09/23/16 08:51 PM Re: A first [Re: Bruce Mc]
fray Online   content
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Registered: 08/23/16
Posts: 109
Loc: Commerce, TX
Nice fish

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#11845797 - 09/23/16 08:52 PM Re: A first [Re: karstopo]
Capt. Mac Online   content
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Registered: 02/06/13
Posts: 817
Loc: Sanger
Originally Posted By: karstopo
, you start catching fish on flies you tie means you are in deep and probably won't be able to find your way out.


Yep, your in big trouble.
Congrats!
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#11845908 - 09/23/16 10:01 PM Re: A first [Re: Bruce Mc]
j_hirn2 Online   content
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Registered: 01/21/04
Posts: 130
Loc: Mansfield, TX
Nice fish and the fly looks great.

I went to an Orvis fly tying class this spring and tied a woolly bugger.

I caught a small bass on it and then hooked a giant oak tree that broke me off after a short fight.

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