HFF Flycast – December 2018

HFF Flycast – December 2018

Volume 10. No. 5, December 2018
President's Message2
Editor's Message4
Club Executive and Committee5
"It Seems to Me" - comments from a Life Member6
Inaugural Paul Fedeles Day7
Tips of the Month10
Social Secretary's Report13
Club Calendar14
Members Corner16
2018 New Zealand Trip Teaser17
2018 Christmas Party18
Our new Club Mascot27
Funny Photo Caption Competition28
Father Christmas (Our Sponsors)29
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Hastings Fly Fishers Flycast, November 2018

Hastings Fly Fishers Flycast, November 2018

Volume 10, No. 4, November 2018
Cover Page - Featuring Ben Harvey1
Australian Freshwater Herring2
President’s Message3
Editors Message4
Club Executive, Committee and Delegates5
“It Seems to Me” - Comments from A Life Member6
Members' Tips8
Iain’s Tips9
Calendar of Events11
Dunmore Revisited12
October Outing - National Garage Sale15
Members' Corner18
Did You Match The Hatch?
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Sugar Cube Emerger

Sugar Cube Emerger

The Sugar Cube Emerger, or suspender buzzer, is a fairly easy fly to tie using only a few materials but it’s very effective, especially on still water trout.


  • Hook: Light weight curved hook like a Kamazan B100 or Tiemco 2487 in sizes 10-20
  • Thread: Uni 8/0 or UTC 70 denier
  • Tag: Flat gold, silver or pearl tinsel
  • Rib: as tag
  • Abdomen: Dubbing of your choice
  • Thorax: As abdomen
  • Head: Plastazote, or other high-density foam cut into a strip.
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The Hastings Fly Fishers Flycast, October 2018

The Hastings Fly Fishers Flycast, October 2018

Vol. 10, No. 3, October 2018
Club Executive, Committee and Delegates1
Editor's Message2
President’s Message3
Trout Season Opens4
Some NETAS News5
Member’s Tips7
September Outings Report – Wilson’s River7
Social Secretary Report8
Members Corner9
Casting For Recovery10
Save the Date – National Garage Sale11
10th Anniversary Celebrations Update12
Tips for Safer Wading – Mac Huff (Orvis Guide)13
Calendar of Coming Events16
“It Seems to Me” - Comments from A Life Member17
Dunmore Trout Waters 201818
Thank you, Supporters!
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Tying with Deer Hair

Tying with Deer Hair

Part 1 – The Tools

A quick primer on the tools you’ll need if you want to start tying deer hair bugs for bass, pike and other predators. This video covers thread, essential tools and some optional extras. GSP Thread, heavy duty scissors, double edged razor blades, hair packers, leg pullers hair stackers, hot tip and the bend-a-blade.

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