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    nickthomas replied to the thread Organza Bibio.
    Thanks. Yes, I’m pretty well all synthetic these days as I’ve become allergic to lots of natural materials. I never really got on with...
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    nickthomas reacted to kerryjordan's post in the thread Organza Bibio with Thanks Thanks.
    × Nice fly as usual - thank you! Is polypropylene your preferred post material in general?
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    nickthomas reacted to wobbly face's post in the thread Organza Bibio with Thanks Thanks.
    Upland lakes and reservoirs are ideal places to get heather flies. Your organza bibio look a good representation of one.
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    nickthomas replied to the thread Organza Bibio.
    This one is more for the upland lakes and reservoirs of Wales rather than my local river. However the same pattern tied with black legs...
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    nickthomas reacted to wobbly face's post in the thread Organza Bibio with Like Like.
    Are there heather flies where you are Nick? (y)
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    nickthomas posted the thread Organza Bibio in Fly Tying Forum.
    Hook: Fasna F-120 #14 Thread: Semperfli 12/0 black Body: 5mm foam cylinder Underbody: Black stripped organza ribbon and vicuña dubbing...
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    nickthomas replied to the thread Nano silk colour.
    If I particularly want a dark base for a body or a dark head on a fly I just run a couple of inches of nano silk against the tip of a...
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    nickthomas replied to the thread My local stream - bream?.
    Big chub on a fly at the end of the video. ×
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    nickthomas reacted to dave b's post in the thread Heavy Metal Beauties with Like Like.
    Woke up in the early hours of the morning and couldn't get back to sleep, so ended up downstairs tying a few flies before work...
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    nickthomas replied to the thread Synth Sedge.
    Thanks, glad you’re enjoying the videos. I haven’t done a video for the gammarus yet. I’m a bit low on resin at the moment, but I’ll add...
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    nickthomas reacted to sculpin_crusader's post in the thread Synth Sedge with Thanks Thanks.
    Awesome Nick, genuinely admire your innovation and the quality of your videos are second to none. Do you intend on doing a video of the...
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    nickthomas reacted to GEK79's post in the thread Synth Sedge with Thanks Thanks.
    × Amazing work again..
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    nickthomas replied to the thread My local stream - bream?.
    They’ll take a beetle, but don’t expect them to pull back..
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    nickthomas replied to the thread Paraloop f fly?.
    Semperfli poly yarn is what I use most, I think I bought my current stuff from Tungsten Beads Plus...
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