Posts Tagged ‘Klinkhamer’

Olive Klinkhamer- by Loren Williams

Olive Klinkhamer- by Loren Williams

In the middle 1980’s Hans Van Klinken created the “Klinkhamer” for fooling his beloved grayling. In the years since the “Klink” as it has become known has fooled not only grayling, but trout and other surface feeding fish on most continents. This tutorial aims to reproduce the Klinkhamer as originally created, only using my preferred […]

Profile: Realistic Fly Tying Pioneer, Bob Mead by Alex Cerveniak

Profile: Realistic Fly Tying Pioneer, Bob Mead by Alex Cerveniak

The first time I talked with Bob Mead was sometime during the Spring of 2006, while I still lived in northern Michigan. It was basically a short series of emails from a young tier trying to pick the brain of a veteran.  Coincidentally a few months later, I wound up living 15 minutes from him, […]

An Interview with the Klinkhamer Himself by VERN-O

An Interview with the Klinkhamer Himself by VERN-O

Hans van Klinken lives in Harskamp, a little village in the center of Holland with his wonderful wife of almost 25 years Ina.  Who has gained her own fame in Canada for spectacular catches of Inconnu (See: http://www.ffinternet.com/html/canada_yukon3.htm) She started fly fishing in 1991. Hans is 53 years old and has worked for 27 years […]

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