Who Packed Your Parachute? [NOOK Book]

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How to tie better parachute dry flies. A short evaluation of new ways to tie better, faster, more imitative and durable parachute fly patterns. Tim Rolston takes a brief look at why parachute flies have traditionaly been fragile, why they are worth using and what steps you can take to make your flies better.
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Who Packed Your Parachute?

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Overview

How to tie better parachute dry flies. A short evaluation of new ways to tie better, faster, more imitative and durable parachute fly patterns. Tim Rolston takes a brief look at why parachute flies have traditionaly been fragile, why they are worth using and what steps you can take to make your flies better.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940011052989
  • Publisher: Tim Rolston
  • Publication date: 6/23/2010
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 83,562
  • File size: 524 KB

Meet the Author

I am an outdoorsman, not a computer boffin, or at least that was the picture when I started this a few years back. Since then I have become caught up with the advantages of electronic media. Steep learning curves continue, frustrations abound but out of that crucible have I think come some really worthwhile publications. How to Make your own fly fishing lanyard was the first and remains the most popular of all the titles. Plus it's free. Then "Who Packed your Parachute" an investigation into better ways to tie parachute flies followed.Still an experiment and free to anyone. Recently my book "Learn to Fly-cast in a Weekend" previously published in hard cover was converted to electronic format making it available to a far wider audience. It has received great reviews and just recently the comprehensive and highly innovative "Essential Fly Tying Skills" book, which was previously only available on CD due to the file sizes has been made available for instant download. I am still passionate about the outdoors, fly fishing and writing. I hope that you will enjoy the books and find them useful. I further hope that as I learn more there will be more titles with ever better content. Regards Tim

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2012

    This simple little booklet has proved a real winner. I have alwa

    This simple little booklet has proved a real winner. I have always had problems with parachute flies falling to bits after a fish or two. Rolston's insights and descriptions have changed the way that I tie flies and there won't be any going back to the old ways for me. If you are a fly tyer you are going to love this simple explanation of how to make your parachute flies more durable, more imitative and faster to manufacture. Charles Thomas

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  • Posted October 18, 2013

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    A Must Have!

    This is a great book,it teaches us old timers new ways to tie our flies. It is a must have for the beginner also...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 8, 2013

    Is it a bokk about

    Fishing

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