Iowa State Fair

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Rick Zieger

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Aug 24, 2018, 10:28:34 AM8/24/18
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The Iowa State Fair has  a flytying contest sponsored by the Hawkeye FlyFishers.
Got second place in the open division and third in the dry fly division.  
Entered as Kevin Slater won a few things last year.

Rick

Allan Fish

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Aug 24, 2018, 10:51:57 AM8/24/18
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Congrats, Rick.  Proud to be a friend of you and Kevin.  It's nice to know famous people!!

Allan
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Michael Bliss

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Aug 24, 2018, 11:05:31 AM8/24/18
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yes, congratulations but where is the pic of the fly?

Mike

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Jack Harford

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Aug 24, 2018, 11:06:56 AM8/24/18
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Way to go Rick . . . . all that practice pays off :D

Take care and tight lines,
Jack

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Rick Zieger

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Aug 24, 2018, 11:21:38 AM8/24/18
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Here is a picture of the Dr. Mike. Purple haze is basically a purple Adams.

Rick



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Allan Fish

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Aug 24, 2018, 11:58:10 AM8/24/18
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On 8/24/18 11:21 AM, 'Rick Zieger' via VFB Mail wrote:
Here is a picture of the Dr. Mike. Purple haze is basically a purple Adams.

Neat! 

What's the body material?  SLF?

Rick Zieger

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Aug 24, 2018, 3:55:38 PM8/24/18
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bright green star burst dubbin from the Flytyers Dungeon.  Like ice dubbing.
you got one at Sowbug.

Rick



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Allan Fish

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Aug 24, 2018, 3:59:19 PM8/24/18
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On 8/24/18 3:55 PM, 'Rick Zieger' via VFB Mail wrote:
bright green star burst dubbin from the Flytyers Dungeon.  Like ice dubbing.
you got one at Sowbug.

Rick

Thanks!

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Phxflytyer

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Aug 24, 2018, 6:51:09 PM8/24/18
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That fly should be a killer. Did you rope dub the body?


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Thank You,
Alan Di Somma
Mesa, Az.

Some mistakes are just too much fun to make only once.



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On 8/24/18 3:55 PM, 'Rick Zieger' via VFB Mail wrote:
bright green star burst dubbin from the Flytyers Dungeon.  Like ice dubbing.
you got one at Sowbug.

Rick

Thanks!

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Michael Bliss

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Aug 24, 2018, 10:01:11 PM8/24/18
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nice job

Rick Zieger

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Aug 25, 2018, 10:12:36 AM8/25/18
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No the body is from a dubbing brush.

Rick



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