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#1 jd1983

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Posted 16 May 2017 - 07:39 AM

It looks like it has been almost a year since the last one of these.  Let's do another crab swap.  Any crab pattern you want.  This swap is for all experience levels, so feel free to get in even if you feel like you aren't an expert.  
 
General swap rules apply. You must toe tag, send in a crush proof box, and include a pre-paid return envelope or money for return shipping.  Taking at least 6 tiers but will leave this open until 24 May 2017 to see if we get more.

Swap is Closed

 

Due date will be 19 June 2017

1, SM - jd1983 - kung fu crab
2. atxdiscgolfer
3. zip - gangster crab variant
4. Li'lDave
5. zfetcko
6. SaltyBum



#2 atxdiscgolfer

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Posted 16 May 2017 - 08:39 PM

Thinking about doing this 1, if there is 6 of us would it be 6 flies or 12

#3 jd1983

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Posted 16 May 2017 - 09:11 PM

I was thinking 7 flies for 7 people. (6 others + me)

#4 atxdiscgolfer

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Posted 16 May 2017 - 09:29 PM

Sounds good, will let you know when I get dine with this work conference

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Posted 17 May 2017 - 07:51 AM

Tempting, though don't have any us dollars.

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Posted 17 May 2017 - 07:42 PM

I'll throw down with a gangster crab variant
"They say you forget your troubles on a trout stream, but that's not quite it. What happens is that you begin to see where your troubles fit into the grand scheme of things, and suddenly they're just not such a big deal anymore."
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Posted 17 May 2017 - 11:40 PM

Got a couple done tonight

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"They say you forget your troubles on a trout stream, but that's not quite it. What happens is that you begin to see where your troubles fit into the grand scheme of things, and suddenly they're just not such a big deal anymore."
John Gierach
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Once a Marine,Always a Marine-Semper Fidelis

#8 jd1983

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Posted 18 May 2017 - 05:36 AM

Looking good, zip. I'll get the list updated in a bit.

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Posted 18 May 2017 - 04:56 PM

Tempting, though don't have any us dollars.

That is what PayPal is for, they do the conversion for you.  Not a salt water guy so not for me.


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Posted 21 May 2017 - 07:46 AM

Surely we can get 3 more people in this for a total of 6. Li'lDave, we can work out return shipping if you're interested in being in.

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Posted 21 May 2017 - 09:36 AM

I can reach out to some of the guys that have been in my saltwater swaps if you want

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Posted 21 May 2017 - 10:52 AM

Im hoping Lil Dave will decide to join us; Lil Dave if you want you can send these crab patterns to me when you send iver the Reel Recovery flies and I will get them over to JD

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Posted 21 May 2017 - 08:31 PM

Ok.  I;m in.

 

atx, I've already sent my reel recovery donations through mate.


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#14 Li'lDave

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Posted 21 May 2017 - 08:51 PM

Seven #2 crabby things coming your way


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:23 AM

Four done tonight.

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