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Chadwix wool

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Tom Benson
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Chadwix wool

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Post by Tom Benson » Tue Nov 17, 2020 1:29 pm

Following Mr. Lars
the Wool At Jamieson"s ( Lerwick ) is, as appropriate , as you'll to get ( :sorcerer: ) to chad.....

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by Viking Lars » Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:44 am

I agree - it's quite good :-).

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by Tom Benson » Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:18 pm

Lars .....
In truth , the Killer Bug , is a Grayling designed 'Killer "......for me , the most beautiful of European Fish .
Rather leave it that.......
Tom

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by grunde » Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:17 pm

Viking Lars wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:44 am
I agree - it's quite good :-).

Lars
Tom and Lars,
which colour? :pirate:

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by Viking Lars » Fri Nov 20, 2020 7:50 pm

Can't remember the colour, Grunde, but the one you sent me samples of. I've since ordered enough to last my lifetime :-).
And yes, Tom, I know that Sawyer designed it to harvest grayling from the streams, but he has in fact also caught salmon on on the lower parts of the Avon.

Lars

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by Tom Benson » Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:12 pm

Grunde.....my sample is " Oyster"...far to much in the hank { for me } ; so , if any members would like the remains.. they are welcome

Tom

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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by t.z. » Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:36 pm

I have wld theory to offer. Has any of you ever thought about the electricity generated by mixing copper and steel? The killer bug and the original pheasant tail are both tied with copper wire wound around the steel of the hook. No thread insulating in between. Fish certainly would react to that, wouldn't they?
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Re: Chadwix wool

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Post by grunde » Mon Nov 23, 2020 2:22 pm

Tom Benson wrote:
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:12 pm
Grunde.....my sample is " Oyster"...far to much in the hank { for me } ; so , if any members would like the remains.. they are welcome

Tom
I also have a full hank of the colours Oyster and Sand, which I will not be able to finish in my lifetime :upside: :pirate:
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