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Forum: Rod Building 03-31-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Fergal
I haven't thrown this one yet. Between the...

I haven't thrown this one yet. Between the weather lately and other chores I haven't gotten to it. I did make another 3-6 last year with the same layout. Going forward, I don't see me building...
Forum: Rod Building 02-26-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
First coat of finish on today.

First coat of finish on today.
Forum: Rod Building 02-26-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
thank you

thank you
Forum: Rod Building 02-25-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
Hopefully, I can get all the guides on tomorrow.

Hopefully, I can get all the guides on tomorrow.
Forum: Rod Building 02-25-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
Yes, fingers get very close to the dremel.

Yes, fingers get very close to the dremel.
Forum: Rod Building 02-24-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
Guide weight - before & after foot prep

Guide weight - before & after foot prep
Forum: Rod Building 02-23-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
Yes and probably yes. I want ot see how it looks...

Yes and probably yes. I want ot see how it looks first tho.
Forum: Rod Building 02-23-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
progress

progress
Forum: Rod Building 02-19-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
Underwraps on and first coat of finish.

Underwraps on and first coat of finish.
Forum: Rod Building 02-17-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
I do like their blanks. I also still need to...

I do like their blanks. I also still need to finish a flyrod (but my saltwater fly days are likely over unless I learn to cast lefty).

I will work on the ramp today. I will just use some D thread...
Forum: Rod Building 02-17-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,595
Posted By Fergal
CTS VT: 3-6

Started it last night. The handle is on. Underwraps later today. I re-did another rod in between. I fixed the spacing on a ODM Nex1 that I made 2 years ago, moved the reduction guides and added a few...
Forum: Rod Building 02-05-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
I took advantage of the good weather and threw...

I took advantage of the good weather and threw this rod for a bit. I only had stuff that was up to ~2.5oz or over 4oz. 4 is basically a no go on this rod, I wasn't expecting to throw 4 anyway. The...
Forum: Rod Building 02-04-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
I'm hoping to get out and throw it tomorrow. I...

I'm hoping to get out and throw it tomorrow. I would have liked to keep the build weight under 10oz (if I knew it was this close). Comparing the epoxy on this rod vs others, I was a little heavy...
Forum: Rod Building 02-04-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Rod Building 01-27-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
last couple. final build weight was ~10.4oz.

last couple. final build weight was ~10.4oz.
Forum: Rod Building 01-27-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
thanks, i want to get a look at it in some decent...

thanks, i want to get a look at it in some decent light.
Forum: Rod Building 01-26-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
,.,.

,.,.
Forum: Rod Building 01-26-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
...

...
Forum: Rod Building 01-26-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
Done, but considering one more coat on the ramp...

Done, but considering one more coat on the ramp to make it flush with the grip.
Forum: Rod Building 01-23-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
Iím looking forward to throwing when itís done....

Iím looking forward to throwing when itís done. Test casting, it seemed to be a solid 1-2.5/3oz rod. Thats what I was looking for. That covers the majority of stuff that i throw.
Posted from my...
Forum: Rod Building 01-22-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
..

..
Forum: Rod Building 01-22-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
first coat of finish

first coat of finish
Forum: Rod Building 01-20-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
Thanks, down to the half mm

Thanks, down to the half mm
Forum: Rod Building 01-20-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
one more

one more
Forum: Rod Building 01-20-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,277
Posted By Fergal
today

today
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