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Old 06-28-2011, 07:40 AM
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Originally Posted by millerbrown
I have used RIT dyes for years. Very basic and very easy. I've dyed grizzly with brown dye to use only one hackle for the Adams and I've dyed grizzly a great blue and green for streamers.

Take a grizzly cape and cut it length wise into three pieces. Dye each a different color. I have a small patch of grizzly that I dyed claret. Nice ISO color!!

Thanks, it's a grayish blue that I'm after.

Meanwhile, if anyone has enough stock to last a few lifetimes (aktualy, anyone here who doesn't??): check the eBay prices for feathers; you may be tempted to go into business while the fad is hot.
Rod Brake
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