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factory rod blanks finish
Posted by: Travis Thompson (---.hsd1.il.comcast.net)
Date: February 09, 2019 03:21PM

Any of you guys know what type of finish the blank factories use after they sand the blanks? And for matte finish? Do any of them use piwder coating?

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Re: factory rod blanks finish
Posted by: herb canter (---.atmc.net)
Date: February 09, 2019 03:30PM

Most use automotive type paints , my guess is some type enamel . Not sure about the matte finishes though .

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Re: factory rod blanks finish
Posted by: Tom Kirkman (Moderator)
Date: February 09, 2019 06:02PM

There have been and are lots of types used, from squeegee coated epoxy paints, to automotive type urethanes and enamels. Different companies use different paints/finishes. There isn't really one industry-wide standard for blank coating.

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Re: factory rod blanks finish
Posted by: Travis Thompson (---.hsd1.il.comcast.net)
Date: February 14, 2019 07:57PM

Thank you all very much!

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