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5 days ago
Travis Thompson
Thank you all very much!
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10 days ago
Travis Thompson
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?
Forum: rodboard
18 days ago
Travis Thompson
Yes I was able to get ahold of them today! Very nice guy I spoke with and very helpful. Its always sad to see good companies not make it
Forum: rodboard
18 days ago
Travis Thompson
I just seen on another sit that rogue rod blanks is out of business. Any of you know what happened to them and if someone bought their equipment? I only ask bc I am looking to buy rod blank manufacturing equipment. Does anyone have a contact number of who I can call? Ive looked online and everything has been taken down. Thanks
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
If in the midwest Spee DEE delivery is the fastest cheapest and safest
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
there are good videos on youtube on how to install them i plan on using them from now on
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
I know I ordered flo green camo and a block of straight flo green. The straight flo green is rubbery and fairly durable. The flo camo is gritty and not durable. wears and rubs away easily. Maybe the same density but not the same feel or durability
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
I know I ordered flo green camo and a block of straight flo green. The straight flo green is rubbery and fairly durable. The flo camo is gritty and not durable. wears and rubs away easily. Maybe the same density but not the same feel or durability
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
where do I find info on this KR system and the 27 system?
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
what do you mean by the constructive sale price 60%? I dont sell rods im just curious of the terminology
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
makes sense I can picture how they are made now. Just thought it was strange there isnt a single video from any company. Usually the asian market will show anything
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
How do they make the rings anyone know?
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
Im sure this has been covered previously but i'm not finding it in the search. I know what power and speed are and how they are listed. But what criteria does each company use to determine if a blank is say med or med heavy ect. is there a certain deflection percentage with a given weight like archery arrows have on a spine tester? or is it however they feel like calling it
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
Im just asking how they are made. Normally there is some sort of video for almost anything in the world. Not rod guides... They are more top secret that making uranium. I can watch videos on that
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
I enjoy learning and seeing how things are made and how things work. There are videos all over of rod blanks being made but I have not been able to find anything on how guides are made. Seems there are very few companies in the world that make them so it must be difficult. Can anyone share any experience with the rest of us on how they do it?
Forum: rodboard
10 months ago
Travis Thompson
I like them for trolling both walleye and salmon. It helps keep the reel upright rather than wanting to roll over in the rod holders. Its annoying getting a large salmon on and you pull the rod out and have to roll it over. Then the line wraps the tip as you roll it over. Bang there goes the fish and about $100 worth of dipsey,flasher, swivels, spoon ect
Forum: rodboard
1 year ago
Travis Thompson
Those Poly grips are for making the carbon fiber handles. So his grip has that foam inside
Forum: rodboard
1 year ago
Travis Thompson
Take my money
Forum: rodboard
1 year ago
Travis Thompson
What 2 part foam are they using?
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
Hey Buzz its been many years since we last talked but I'm curious if you have a good blank recommendation for wire rods for the great lakes. I recently have sold my aluminum boat and am in the process of buying a larger great lakes boat for salmon fishing and wire if very new to me.
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
never mind didnt see the other pages at mudhole
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
Where is the current best place to get colored EVA. I prefer to use the sponsers on the left. Looking around a bit seems the options are very limited for colors. where are you getting them
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
It drives me crazy when internet businesses don't set up their sites to count inventory. That way as a buyer I know before even clicking add to cart that there are none in stock. We would very quickly learn that most of the online stores have very little inventory compared to what is offered on their site. Its not hard to manage inventory in and out on the site.
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
Im still waiting on parts here
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
thanks guys!! Looks like I have lots more research to do looking at what you ll are using. Building 2 new spinning rods on matching Castaway blanks
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
I think Ill try some Microwaves since its something I have never tried before. Any advice on them?
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
Seems after being gone for some time things have changed a bit in guide options. I dont remember what I used to use but many of them were Forecast. Its very had to decipher what is a good guide now days. I build mostly bass and walleye rods. Could someone point me in the right direction to a decent guide. The descriptions of all of them make even the cheapest junk guides sound awesome.
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
good info!!! untill the kissing part
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
I prefer around 6'3" for skipping docks. biggest problem with a short rod while skipping is the tip doesnt get close enough to the water. Taller the guy the longer the rod needs to be to get it inline with the skip. Also I prefer an extra fast tip to act like a sling shot especially on light finess type lures
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Travis Thompson
Something different and should be totally clear and maybe a touch lighter? . Yes I know you can use white silk to get clear.
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