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Spiral wrap 902  Dave P  11/16/2001 10:37AM 
Last Post by Elrod
Feather inlays on bare blank... 989  Mike Canavan  11/17/2001 11:46PM 
Last Post by Rich Garbowski
Idea for vendors 1,023  John Britt  11/17/2001 03:26PM 
Last Post by John Britt
Quickcoat Dryer 769  Scott Greenberg  11/17/2001 12:21AM 
Last Post by jnail
LS2000(Old Formula) 870  Jim Shambarger  11/15/2001 04:39PM 
Last Post by Tom Kirkman
color preserver on silk thread 1,900  John Lasky  11/16/2001 10:10AM 
Last Post by John Lasky
Finish rotation 959  Elrod  11/16/2001 12:41AM 
Last Post by Tony Hill
EVEROL GUIDES 1,008  Stuart Mackenzie  11/16/2001 09:10PM 
Last Post by Russell
Very disappointed poor rod building 999  Mark Schulte  11/15/2001 06:24PM 
Last Post by John Britt
Waviness of final finish 902  Sanford Hochman  11/16/2001 11:51PM 
Last Post by kris bourgeois
Finishing wraps - over-run 898  Sean Tate  11/15/2001 01:16PM 
Last Post by Sean Tate
silk tipping question 1,014  Sean Tate  11/16/2001 01:01AM 
Last Post by Rich Margiotta
2 questions 896  Warren  11/18/2001 04:59AM 
Last Post by Kerry
~~~ Xmas Gift Idea from Richard's Rod & Reel~~~ 879  Rich Garbowski  11/29/2001 04:46PM 
Last Post by Rich
Bump elimination 1,092  shaun  11/14/2001 10:20PM 
Last Post by Ellis Mendiola
guide wrapping 872  david  11/14/2001 09:23AM 
Last Post by Tom Kirkman
Getting started in bamboo rods 3,934  10  Wayne Hofer  11/14/2001 12:52PM 
Last Post by Wayne Hofer
What's your source of shop heat? 1,957  Sammy Mickel  11/18/2001 04:49AM 
Last Post by Kerry
Let's talk feather inlays again 2,208  Rich Garbowski  11/17/2001 12:25AM 
Last Post by jnail
Oversize tip tops 1,066  Billy 40  11/16/2001 08:18AM 
Last Post by Ulua_Buster
Marking a blank 754  Erick  11/17/2001 11:51AM 
Last Post by Neil Snyder
Replacing butt or seat 1,041  Mark Schulte  11/14/2001 01:50PM 
Last Post by Tony Hill
Fabulous Deal....... 796  Todd Vivian  11/16/2001 02:44PM 
Last Post by Todd Vivian
Filling void between grip and blank 902  John Lasky  11/14/2001 03:29AM 
Last Post by Alan
New Roller Guides 805  Stuart Mackenzie  11/14/2001 07:49PM 
Last Post by Kevin
aligning guides 785  Mark Schulte  11/13/2001 04:57PM 
Last Post by Elrod
Catalogs - Amtak, Gatti, Pacific Bay, Rainshadow 1,361  Tom McNamara  11/12/2001 05:06PM 
Last Post by Tom McNamara
Beginner Help 932  Edward  11/13/2001 10:23AM 
Last Post by Bill OConnor
Pumps for finish 789  12  shaun  11/20/2001 03:04AM 
Last Post by Kerry
double/underwrapping 887  John Lasky  11/14/2001 03:04PM 
Last Post by John Lasky
Spiral Wrap 790  Bill OConnor  11/12/2001 09:10PM 
Last Post by Rich Garbowski
Thread tension and guide alignment 768  Mark Schulte  11/18/2001 04:23AM 
Last Post by Kerry
Bennet Springs (off topic) 704  Mike Hubbard  11/18/2001 12:08PM 
Last Post by Glen
New tip section for St. Croix 816  David Spence  11/12/2001 08:30PM 
Last Post by jim b
Thinning Flex Coat Lite 1,212  Paul O  11/14/2001 11:38AM 
Last Post by J.W.
NCP for weaving??? 685  Andrew White  11/13/2001 01:32PM 
Last Post by Solly G
Question on Clemens 4 spool 1,118  Elrod  11/12/2001 11:15AM 
Last Post by Elrod
Elrod identification 843  Elrod  11/13/2001 12:54AM 
Last Post by Roert Balcombe (REELMAN)
LS Supreme 968  Petey  11/13/2001 09:02PM 
Last Post by GREG
Finishing a matt-finished blank 843  Alan  11/13/2001 01:01AM 
Last Post by Roert Balcombe (REELMAN)
color preserver on NCP thread 794  matt  11/12/2001 09:15AM 
Last Post by Tom Kirkman
blem rod blanks 1,039  fisherJ  11/12/2001 09:28AM 
Last Post by Greg
Rotten stone 737  Dwayne Rye  04/30/2002 07:02PM 
Last Post by Robert Sherrill
Cork Seperation 738  Joel  11/12/2001 03:23PM 
Last Post by Joel
Wood lathes 1,349  Tom Kirkman  11/11/2001 09:28AM 
Last Post by Tom Kirkman
Amtak blanks 809  Marcel Charest  11/18/2001 07:56AM 
Last Post by Beverley
VIRUS 1,023  15  Dave Hoffman  11/13/2001 10:00AM 
Last Post by Tom Kirkman
Anyone want to trade?? 992  Billy 40  11/10/2001 09:15PM 
Last Post by Billy 40
WTB Fenwick graphites in..... 1,054  Bolt  11/10/2001 06:56PM 
Last Post by Bolt
Need some feedback... Please 1,390  Aaron  11/10/2001 07:15PM 
Last Post by William
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