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Sticky: Registration Reminder 9,920  Tom Kirkman  12/22/2014 10:51AM 
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old Fenwick blank two questions 63  Gary Kilmartin  02/13/2016 10:59AM 
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Tartan Wrap Yet another thread 189  John Wright1945  02/12/2016 02:55PM 
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BIG THANK-YOU 251  Bill Eshelman  02/12/2016 05:33PM 
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optical chevron how many axis's should I use? for a 11mm dia blank 254  Jay Dubay  02/12/2016 06:23PM 
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Fishin' with FUJI video part 2 290  Jim Ising  02/11/2016 10:46AM 
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ICRBE CONTEST- SPEED WRAPPING 294  Don @ American Tackle  02/11/2016 08:49AM 
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Kid's fly rod blank 225  Andrew kelly  02/12/2016 08:37AM 
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ICRBE Expo Coverage 339  Mud Hole Custom Tackle  02/10/2016 09:51AM 
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Blank for larger crankbait/swimbaits?    Pages: 1 2 416  22  Adam Lathrop  02/12/2016 09:03PM 
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Guide Size 294  Robert Kelsey  02/11/2016 08:55PM 
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Ecowrapper rod wrapper 319  William Neil  02/10/2016 09:03AM 
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"Blended" chevron 308  John Wright1945  02/10/2016 10:13AM 
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Hypalon after rod is built. 287  Alex Weissman  02/12/2016 11:50PM 
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RX-7 SW967F Casting rod 3/4-4oz. 15-25lb. line 250  Lynn Behler  02/11/2016 06:34PM 
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Color Preserver 365  14  Kerry Burgess  02/10/2016 08:11PM 
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New Website 637  chuck brown  02/09/2016 12:20PM 
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13' foot surf rod 307  James Carnes  02/08/2016 04:41PM 
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Popping blank question 427  Joe Coughlin  02/08/2016 09:08PM 
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Second coat of epoxy 386  rick payne  02/08/2016 09:11AM 
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Making a Mandrel 409  Jon Meyers  02/08/2016 12:42PM 
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Minima Fly Guides on Fly Rods 314  10  Marc A. Morrone  02/10/2016 01:06PM 
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LumiSeal 328  John Wright1945  02/11/2016 04:19PM 
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