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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    To which one might ask why not make the old, vintage pattern with look alike new materials? I doubt the fish will notice that the fly...
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    anzac reacted to Vintage Badger's post in the thread out dated flies with Haha Haha.
    Since buying this old Wheatley fly box full of traditional, river-pattern dry flies, it's become one of my most treasured fly fishing...
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    anzac reacted to webblade's post in the thread Serious Fishing with Like Like.
    Is there such thing as an out of date thread? Even past information is handy to have.
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    Reg makes the point that your sunglasses are protection. That is a point that cannot be overemphasised. They protect your eyes from...
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    I wear prescription, polarised sunglasses all the time. In my opinion, they are worth the expense. Losing them has been mentioned, and...
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    No argument there. I know I'm well past my use-by date.
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    Yes. Evolution or progress is natural and mankind constantly strives to find better and more efficient methods and tools. And yet, some...
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    Not those specifically, but I have tried with good effect a couple of 19th century flies I saw in a book about historic flies.
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    To which I must ask whether you can perceive differences between the development of motor cars, and a fly or lure, their purposes, uses...
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    anzac reacted to unclealec's post in the thread out dated flies with Haha Haha.
    I once caught something from a peach doll, if that counts.....
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    Really? Think that through for a moment. Now tell us, how many fish are caught on flies anglers aren't using?
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    anzac replied to the thread New 5-Weight recommendations.
    Not that it matters, but the last 5 wt I bought was a Gordon 2 from Sharpes of Aberdeen.
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    anzac replied to the thread out dated flies.
    Let's look at this from the anglers' perspective. Is there a use by date on a fly? No. Are anglers subject to, and influenced by...
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    anzac reacted to Vermontdrifter's post in the thread General Nature Photos with Like Like.
    Down in the Verdon for 10 days and when I opened the parasol o. The terrace this morning I found this little guy.
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