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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 05-07-2017, 01:41 PM
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Posted By chefchris401
Lost a few weeks due to health issues but back...

Lost a few weeks due to health issues but back home and working on some stuff

Way too many plugs in various stages to even think about anything new......but started on some freshwater swimbaits...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 04-03-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got my mini pencils all sealed up this week, some...

Got my mini pencils all sealed up this week, some blind and some squids

Sanded more pikies to hopefully paint this week.

Waiting on lead/lips
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-25-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
There's some old and very rare creek chubs out...

There's some old and very rare creek chubs out there that have the same grooves on em. Think I've seen one or two different ones ever.
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-25-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Thanks George. Small pencils and poppers work so...

Thanks George. Small pencils and poppers work so great near me In The spring, topwater is all we really fish (my pops and I) so really looking forward to fishing again, especially on the lami 1081L...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-25-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
I think technically it's "fluted" as far as...

I think technically it's "fluted" as far as terminology goes, maybe someone can clarify

But they look like this.
...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-25-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Well been too cold to paint, I paint outside in a...

Well been too cold to paint, I paint outside in a shed so went back to turning and sanding this week.

Finished turning and drilling my version of the wadd, 8.5" and 3-3.5oz, level sink, my best...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-05-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
My lip slot is dead center of the plug, line tie...

My lip slot is dead center of the plug, line tie is in the lower 1/3 of the body

When I made by first ones (2013) I went by a fixter Iand Mac I had for reference, both were the same placement, so...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-03-2017, 08:05 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Pikie 4 Billy Posted from my iPhone/Mobile...

Pikie 4 Billy
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 03-03-2017, 01:24 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got some plugs epoxied this week Some pearl...

Got some plugs epoxied this week

Some pearl lavender pikies in 3 sizes, some jointed Donnys, a new pencil shape, maple slim Donny, giant pikies
...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 02-22-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
That's what I use for 75% of my plugs 2 in...

That's what I use for 75% of my plugs

2 in 1 painters touch gloss. Under $4 a can and tons of colors
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 02-19-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Painted some plugs today, musso Donny's that I...

Painted some plugs today, musso Donny's that I did a jointed version of, weights drilled in on the ends under the thru wire, some odds and ends, like a pichney bootleg, random pencils, a some...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 02-12-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got these two plastic swimmers epoxied too,...

Got these two plastic swimmers epoxied too, redhead parrots, some new paints, they blend awesome and the epoxy lays great on em.

Mamba minnow and savage gear copies from eBay, $2 each, nice way...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 02-12-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
http://i1227.photobucket.com/albums/ee435/chefchri...

http://i1227.photobucket.com/albums/ee435/chefchris2/8CA876D3-3E4A-4666-B3C7-174B416CF59E_zpsho2te15p.jpg...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 02-06-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Played around with some new spray paint colors...

Played around with some new spray paint colors and brands, got some graffiti style sprayers.

Found a nice BI green and parrot combo and some transparent colors which are killer.

Sprayed some...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-29-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got these 15 finished up this week Some day...

Got these 15 finished up this week

Some day and night colors, couple request for buddies in the CSA.

5.5" spoon lips, 1.75oz
...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-23-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Going to try that on my next ones, I've thought...

Going to try that on my next ones, I've thought about it, but never did attempted it.
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-22-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
That's a lot George! Part I hate the most...

That's a lot George!

Part I hate the most is sanding belly weight holes
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-22-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
In my findings and when I used spar mix it always...

In my findings and when I used spar mix it always took at least 3-5 days depending on heat. I always tried to let em dry for a least a week.

Since I switched to epoxy sealing I can paint with 48...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-22-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got 15 spoon lips painted yesterday while it was...

Got 15 spoon lips painted yesterday while it was 58 degrees out. Did a few different colors than usual and few custom request for buddies I fish with.

Finished drilling/sanding a big batch of...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 01-15-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Got my 5.5" spoon lips sanded and primed ...

Got my 5.5" spoon lips sanded and primed

Started turning a big batch of 8.5" pikies, so fatties and some slims, both surface and medium swimmers hoping to have em all turned and drilled this...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 12-28-2016, 12:35 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
That's awesome. So much work to get the shape. ...

That's awesome. So much work to get the shape.

Mikes custom plugs makes a killer one, single hook on the front section and swims crazy
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 12-28-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Yeah makes a huge wake on the surface, and yes...

Yeah makes a huge wake on the surface, and yes just about mid way with the weight
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 12-27-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Finally got around to turning a batch of 5.5"...

Finally got around to turning a batch of 5.5" spoon lips, some out of red cedar and some out of ayc

Red cedar versions weigh 1-1.25oz and the ayc ones weigh in around 1.5oz

One small 4.8 gram...
Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 12-11-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Cool, got something in mind for it finally! ...

Cool, got something in mind for it finally!
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Forum: Plug Building - Got Wood? 12-11-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 38,475
Posted By chefchris401
Damn Paul, busy man!! I'll take a jointed...

Damn Paul, busy man!!

I'll take a jointed darter in all yellow please! But really I need one!

Test swam the musso senior inspired plug, thing waked on top like crazy and with a long hackle...
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