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Making a hosel
Posted by: ron zimmerman (---.tcso.qwest.net)
Date: June 15, 2020 03:07AM

I see some builders using a hosel from grip to rod . I think it looks good but haven't a clue how to do it . I checked you tube and couldn't find anything . Can I get some help on this ? TIA .

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Re: Making a hosel
Posted by: Alex Weissman (---.orlf.qwest.net)
Date: June 15, 2020 11:41AM

You buy them. Mudhole calls them "winding checks".

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Re: Making a hosel
Posted by: roger wilson (---)
Date: June 15, 2020 11:49AM


Compared to a standard winding check which is perhaps 1/8th of in thick - at its maximum thickness; a hosel is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch to essentially replace a fore grip.

If you like you can use suitable material and turn a hosel on a lathe. You can make it from virtually any material that you can turn on the lathe.

Take care

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