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buy / sell page 454  Roger Templon  04/09/2017 07:19AM 
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Camouflage Fly Rod Blank 370  Mark Ehly  04/10/2017 03:58PM 
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Fuji PTS with carbon sleeve insert 369  Gib Portwood  04/09/2017 04:08AM 
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Updated CCS Database Tool 322  Gib Portwood  04/07/2017 01:08PM 
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Fiberglass Sale at The Angler's Roost 377  John Kuehn  04/06/2017 02:59PM 
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breaking strength    Pages: 1 2 807  31  Phil Ewanicki  04/08/2017 01:46PM 
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Threadmaster one curing time 444  13  Ken Brown 2  04/10/2017 07:57AM 
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Dan Craft Sig V 905 - 4 tip top? 268  Jason Pereira  04/08/2017 03:46AM 
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thinning epoxy ?    Pages: 1 2 704  25  Sam Folds III  04/11/2017 10:17PM 
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Noodle ice rod guide spacing 318  Hunter Weber  04/05/2017 01:44PM 
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Acrylic fly rod reel seat insert 305  Mark Ehly  04/08/2017 01:09PM 
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Thread match Rod Geeks purple. 374  Victor Heal  04/06/2017 11:21AM 
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Finish Divot Mystery Continued...    Pages: 1 2 774  25  Steve Van Winkle  04/13/2017 07:34AM 
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CCS Information "Tool" 575  19  Gib Portwood  04/13/2017 10:36AM 
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Need help with perma gloss 556  Rick Bennett  04/02/2017 08:13PM 
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CCS: Calculating the ERN 518  19  Gib Portwood  04/03/2017 03:54PM 
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Epoxy cracking or failure    Pages: 1 2 846  22  Mike Halbert  04/04/2017 02:05AM 
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To build a surf rod    Pages: 1 2 3 968  41  Fred Zimmermann  04/08/2017 10:26AM 
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