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vicente

Member Since 14 Feb 2016
Offline Last Active Yesterday, 11:52 PM
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In Topic: Baitfish Fly Swap

Yesterday, 08:08 PM

If you push it back a couple weeks I'll probably join, I've got a lot to do before Christmas.

In Topic: November Flies From The Vise

19 November 2019 - 03:53 PM


Tiger-Ghost-800.jpg
 
Tiger Ghost

 

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread - Black
Tip - Fluorescent green floss, fluorescent orange floss or uni-stretch
Tag - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Gudebrod buttwind (black & white)
Wing - Yellow, white, and black bucktail in that order
Cheeks - Silver pheasant feathers


Looks pretty damn cool, nicely done.

In Topic: Christmas swap knife

19 November 2019 - 01:50 PM

I like the blue toned scales.  The two wood scales are nice ... but ... BLUE wins!


I knew you would say that, and if you were participating in the Christmas swap I'd put on for sure.

In Topic: Christmas swap knife

18 November 2019 - 09:44 PM

Thanks guys, swamp the scales on that one are buckeye and blue, I agree the background isn't ideal, I think lighting was more the issue though, it was just a quick picture I took right before I mailed it out.

Anyways, some more of the swap knife here's a picture of straightening post heat treat I always seem to get a bit of a warp in chef's knives I think it's just the metal bending from its own weight when it's in the heat treat oven.
Here are also some handle material choices I'm open to putting on if anyone has a preference, I also have a good amount of stabilized buckeye and resin hybrids mostly in blue or green.

In Topic: Dear Santa...

16 November 2019 - 12:39 PM

Honestly not much, my birthday is coming up too and my wife keeps asking what I want but really, pretty much all my desires are met and for the few things I would like I'm either very picky so it's better I pick them out or they're very expensive which is why I don't have them, and they're also very specific.