Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2009 8:37 pm Post subject: Fly Drying Holder Base Question
Hi, I have a question about the Fly Drying Holder and the base that holds the monofilament eyes up on this site: http://globalflyfisher.com/patterns/tabou-daddy/. Just scroll down to the section labelled "Monofilament Eyes" and there's a picture of the eyes on wires sticking out of a colored base.
The base looks acryllic, but I was wondering what exactly the material it is made of is and where I can purchase it. It looks like an excellent idea and I would really like to try it.
Joined: 27 Feb 2006 Posts: 357 Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Posted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 7:05 am Post subject:
I have a bunch of these too, bought in a dollar-store for about... a dollar a piece.
They are postcard holders, and come in all shapes and colors. The base is plastic, with a piece of wire and a crocodile clip.
I can't find them on the web anywhere, and it's probably something you will just have to "bump into" so to say.
In a tight spot the can be made by yourself. A small wooden block, a piece of stiff wire or rod and some Radio Shack clips. Glue, glue, glue, and that's it.
Martin _________________ Martin Joergensen
The Global FlyFisher
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum You can attach files in this forum You can download files in this forum