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13 days ago
Anthony Unger
Yeah.. Your no where near me.. Lol im in pa
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13 days ago
Anthony Unger
Where are you located phil? I seem to remember your fairly close
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14 days ago
Anthony Unger
I am very sorry.. I know what it is to have to give something up that means alot.. Not being able to continue your passion is one of the worst things that can happen... Just keep your head up, rest, remember all the smiling faces that passed through your doors.. And heal.. And whoever has your collection probably appreciates it more then you know..
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14 days ago
Anthony Unger
Ok, these are my personal findings... The KR guides are smoother, quieter, and just sexy in black.. The minima model M guides with model F runners and a model FM tip top are extremly light.. Casting distance, and accuracy is not effected, however the minima guides are ringless, so there is more of a tingy sound when casting, and they dont feel as smooth.. But the advantage of less weight is
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14 days ago
Anthony Unger
The placement.. Its basically a 4 guide reduction train.. If you follow the KRGPS it has remarkable results.. Place the rest of the guides in static placement.. I use the KR system with minima4 guides.. Makes for a extremly light guide train.. As for fly rods and conventional, i cant say.. But i will say, its better then cone of flight imo
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18 days ago
Anthony Unger
That is some very good info.. Thanks herb, it makes sence about heavier line showing issues.. And i may start doing that honestly.. Granted, i use mono primarily, been meaning it pick some braid up and give it a try.. I am primairly a ultralight fisherman, and river rods (6-12lb, 7' mainly)and wish i learned about the KR system sooner.. Thanks herb Verry good explinantion...
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18 days ago
Anthony Unger
No apologies necessary, your more knowledgeable then me on this topic by far.. Question for gerald, what is your current setup? No matter how you look at it, the idea here is to create a rod better then the one you currently use.. When you decide on a reel, then decide on the guides.. A question about the KR system.. From what i understand, it was designed primarily for light line and br
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18 days ago
Anthony Unger
Lol no you shouldnt have to say that.. For example, i know a guy who landed a 47lb cat on 4lb test.. Wasnt expecting that in a small canal.. I ment that post in the kindest of ways.. You guys are all very knowledgeable, and I'd be lost without your inputs.. For now, im gearing up to wade the river... Later fellow builders...
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18 days ago
Anthony Unger
I agree with lynn.. Check batson rainshadows out.. I dont know if they make a surf style of rod, but ive heard nothing but good things about them.. The guys above seem to be getting a little off subject here.. (No offense guys) i still say MHX makes a damn good blank for the money.. For any application ive tried so far.. Ps. You guys arent wrong, but hes asking for a suggestion, not a explina
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18 days ago
Anthony Unger
MHX blanks are honestly a great bang for the buck.. Thier power runs a touch heavier then advertized.. (I know herb ;) power is subjective.. Lol) they are light weight.. I havent had a issue with one yet.. Look to the left, start clicking on sponsers.. Theres alot to choose from.. You need help with anything, post.. Trust me, these guys are a great family As for guides, your way out of the cla
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21 days ago
Anthony Unger
The matte and clear are for external use and are createx 5620 and 5622.. The white, black, and 2 neons are just paint.. Thanks for the input and answers... I cant wait to play around lol
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22 days ago
Anthony Unger
Noted.. Im pretty lost with what does what.. I mean i get it, its not crazy complex.. Everything i got has the wicked logo, so im guessing they are all compatable.. Except the airborne sealer.. I realized after i got home that it doesnt say if its for wicked or not.. I also grabbed reducer, gun cleaner, balancer additive along with neon pink, neon purple, white, black, matte, and gloss finish.
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22 days ago
Anthony Unger
Ive been wanting a airbrush setup for years.. So i have plenty of applications for it.. But really good to know it works with a sponge though
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22 days ago
Anthony Unger
So i went out and got 2 air brushs.. A touch up, and a pen style.. Along with alot of createx paints.. The wicked line.. I think im going to have fun.. Need to get hose fittings, then its time to rock and roll... Hey, just for arguments sake.. Couldnt i use a sponge and apply the paint? Like peemagloss for example.. Im going to use the air brushs.. My wife would kill me otherwise, just cur
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24 days ago
Anthony Unger
Lol i have a 8 gal. Lynn.. Its a little small, but would suffice.. My brother has a 50 i can use whenever too
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24 days ago
Anthony Unger
Any suggestion on a cheap touch up gun?
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24 days ago
Anthony Unger
I have to email him back yet, but the restoration shop backed out on me.. Lol until i get a airbrush kit, im gonna use don.. He really does do nice work thanks guys
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
I did, and he responded already.. I have to email him back.. Im looking into that creatX quick.. Sad to think i stop fishing to look up stuff for fishing lol
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
The mudhole blanks are too light pink.. But the that fuji neon pink thread will work.. Now if i can find eva simular in shade... As for the paint.. I figured it wouldnt adhere verry well
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
Nerbs is more of a "piggy" pig.. I need more of a mexican pink.. Seriously, google the color.. The color code is #E4007C
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
Plus for the blanks im konda hoping to achieve a matte finish.. So that really bright color that obsorbs light..
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
Rod geeks is too bright..
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
Ill have to look
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25 days ago
Anthony Unger
Hey guys, so im doing 2 rods.. Ive looked into finding the color, dupicolor and DuPont dont have what i need.. I went to the classic car restoration place, and hes going to give me an estimate on monday after he talks to his supplier.. He has to see the smallest amount he can get before he gives me an estimate.. The color is basically mexican pink.. (Trust me, it hurts me too.. But thats what the
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29 days ago
Anthony Unger
Whew.. That was a tough one.. Theres 1 guy that sold this rod for 95$ the sticker at the cork reads ugly stik its a shakespeare 1580/195 If you type "shakespeare1580/195" in google, go to images, its right there.. Unfortunatly the only thing i can find is Hungarian.. Lol The date code under the patent pending is D_M (second letter is unreadable) this means it was made 'Dec.
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5 weeks ago
Anthony Unger
I just responded to you email, and can see when you originally sent it.. We shall just go blame the internet.. Thank you for your response
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5 weeks ago
Anthony Unger
If you look close at the picture of the guide you can tell its definatly a penetration issue.. To the right of the guide you can see the twist in the thread.. However.. I wonder if the issue of penetration is due to a contamination of sorts.. If you look at the other picture, where the black butt wrap is next to the red and gold, about 20-30 or so wraps back onto the black at the top you can se
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5 weeks ago
Anthony Unger
Funny you should ask.. Ive emailed mudhole, and reached out as requested to the specific email address that was posted.. Still, have not had an email response.. A little baffling to be honest.. To be directly told to reach out, and then ignored.. I emailed within 24hrs of the post for arguments sake.. For the record lynn, i wasnt trying to get anything free, or replaced.. My main obje
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5 weeks ago
Anthony Unger
We're working on RBA dont worry.. Lol (rod builders anonymous) Dont think of it as taking chances, think of it as a learning experience... The best part about building is you dont just get the knowledge, you have the tools to make any mistake correctable... It is addicting... I cant go into any store and look at the rods anymore.. I just want to buy them all and fix every issue i see.. And
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5 weeks ago
Anthony Unger
Fo as you please.. But just like thread bumps, high spots mut be removed for a exellent finish
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