Monthly Archives: August 2011

Allcock W212 Streamer Hook.

Here is an interesting streamer hook I found a couple years back. I’ve never seen it up for auction again or have seen any reference to it elsewhere. I managed to get about a dozen of each size and may … Continue reading

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Research Research Research!

I’ve been busy tying a few more streamers (hopefully you’ll really like these) and researching some of the classics that will be included in the project. Just a quick snap of some of my research material. Just 4 months to … Continue reading

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White Ghost Step by Step Tutorial

White Ghost Streamer I don’t see too many tutorials or step by step articles on how to properly tie up Carrie Stevens patterns. I did however find this wonderful photo tutorial by Eric Austin on tying the White Ghost (Thanks … Continue reading

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10 lot of Wendell Folkins Streamers

10 Wendell Folkins Streamers A cool little collection of Wendell Folkins streamers. Includes – Green Hornet, Pink Lady, Golden Witch, Red Streak, Grey Ghost, Shang’s Special, Allie’s Favorite, Green Beauty, Silver Doctor and one I can’t identify.

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R79 vs 94720

Just uploaded these 2 to the hook archive. The newer R79 is a bit shorter, with a thicker wire and micro barb. It’s a much nicer hook to tie on than the older 94720, which feels like tying on overcooked … Continue reading

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Instagram Fun

So, I’ve been playing around a bit witht eh iPhone Instagram app. Luckily I have some fun subjects to shoot. Just in today was a nice little package of streamers from Don Bastian, and an other from Alan Grombacher.

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Mustad, Talon and Daiichi Hook Profiles Added

I’ve just completed another set of hooks. You can now see the Daiichi 2370 (Dick Talleur), Mustad L87, Mustad 9575 and Talon ST400 on the hook reference page. Lots more to come including a nice selection of Allcock, Sealey and … Continue reading

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Stevens FRS Special on Auction

It’s been a while since I’ve seen one of these streamers on auction. It looks like an incredible specimen. The F.R.S. was named after Francis (Frank) Reast Smith (1873-1950) from Garden City, Long Island, New York. Good luck bidding. FRS … Continue reading

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