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Trout spey rods in progress

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#1 steeldrifter


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Posted 13 April 2017 - 05:07 PM

These are taking a while because they are a pair of trout spey rods I'm building for myself and my fishing buddy Mark so I'm only able to work on them in shorts frames here & there between customer builds. Finally got the seats and grips done on them now at least. Applied 8 coats of clear urethane to the grips which really brings out all the fancy cork work colors nicely. Hope to have some time to wrap them next week perhaps.



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#2 rhossack

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Posted 14 April 2017 - 09:34 AM

nice Steve ...

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#3 John T.

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Posted 14 April 2017 - 03:39 PM

Your usual quality work, Steve.  Thanks for the pictures.  Looking for the finished rods.

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#4 Infinity Rod Creations

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Posted 20 April 2017 - 06:59 AM



What I'd expect out of your shop...



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Posted 05 May 2017 - 05:17 PM

Nice I have a 12ft 2/3wt Blank sitting in my shop that I am looking forward to build.  Hopefully will get to it soon, but need to finish a few other builds, and am also customizing a new to me 12ft Aluminum boat.

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