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#1 [email protected]

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 10:31 PM

Hey guys,

Given the deep freeze thats going on this rod was the perfect project to finish up.

I used an old fibreglass tip from a  spinning rod and guides off some broken rods to build this up. The reel seat area is stacked birch bark and the butt and fore areas are black walnut and sumac.

The reason I built it was to test out painting a blank. 






#2 Goduster

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 11:02 PM

Pretty neat little build

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#3 John T.

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Posted 13 February 2015 - 06:00 AM

I second the motion!  Great use of old parts and a nice grip.

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Posted 13 February 2015 - 03:35 PM

Thanks guys,
Now if I could just put it to use.

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