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Deer or elk?


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#1 McFlyLures

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Posted 06 September 2019 - 08:21 PM

Which floats better deer or elk? Many patterns call for elk hair, and I switch to deer often, but what are the problems with doing this? I remember reading something regarding this before, just dont know where.

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Posted 06 September 2019 - 09:38 PM

It's been discussed before, with some links, etc.

 

http://www.flytyingf...showtopic=84170


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#3 McFlyLures

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Posted 07 September 2019 - 01:28 AM

It's been discussed before, with some links, etc.
 
http://www.flytyingf...showtopic=84170


Hey I think this is where I read it before thanks!

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#4 troutguy

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Posted 07 September 2019 - 02:49 PM

Davie McPhail has the best video on it.....as usual.


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