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Old 04-15-18, 06:19 PM   #11
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P-gons will slay for deep fast short drifts. They sink like a rock.
I tore up a few crazy patterns as perdigon on occasion and they've worked.
I'm low on materials or I'd you're you a couple and see what you think.
Are you Euro nymphing, suspension nymphing, etc?
They'll work for either, but I personally think they're better for euro.
I've got a few inverted beads in silver that make great perdigon nymphs. I caught a rather hefty brown at the dam, on a variant I tie. I have one to @bozosnightmare and I think he called it something like buddy the brown trout slayer, or something like that.
I've gotta tie for the smokies and the Utah after that I'd be happy to give you a few.
3$ for a fly is stupid. I sell mine for a bargain price of either $2.99 or some tequila lol


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Old 04-15-18, 06:26 PM   #12
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P-gons will slay for deep fast short drifts. They sink like a rock.
I tore up a few crazy patterns as perdigon on occasion and they've worked.
I'm low on materials or I'd you're you a couple and see what you think.
Are you Euro nymphing, suspension nymphing, etc?
They'll work for either, but I personally think they're better for euro.
I've got a few inverted beads in silver that make great perdigon nymphs. I caught a rather hefty brown at the dam, on a variant I tie. I have one to @bozosnightmare and I think he called it something like buddy the brown trout slayer, or something like that.
I've gotta tie for the smokies and the Utah after that I'd be happy to give you a few.
3$ for a fly is stupid. I sell mine for a bargain price of either $2.99 or some tequila lol


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I forgot to mention Splatek only drinks Jose Daniels.
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Old 04-15-18, 06:37 PM   #13
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man you guys are the best...ive been working on euro nymphing for the last couple of months and things just started clicking in the last two weeks, ive had some of the most fun ive ever had fishing...i like the way the perdigons look, i think ill pick up a few to see how they do...im not allowed to drink tequila anymore, but if anyone wants to share some beers sometime, im in 100%...i also found a guy in north georgia who ties awesome nymphs, i know a lot of you guys tie your own but if you want to order some great flies from a good guy, send me a message and ill give you his info
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I forgot to mention Splatek only drinks Jose Daniels.


Dude!
Jose Daniels mixed with polish, or Russian vodka. Dang it's like you don't even know me... 😥


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Jose Daniels mixed with polish, or Russian vodka. Dang it's like you don't even know me... 😥


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Or moonshine... Yum
I need to go to Tennessee

Van, good on you for learning a new technique. It's super effective and fun


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I won't say who turned me on to some kentucky vodka, oh you'll black out, but theres virtually no hangover.
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