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5 weeks ago
Lance Dupre
At one time I had two of them that were built with wooden handles.
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4 months ago
Lance Dupre
What you need to do is get more information from him as to what he’ll be targeting and also you need to confirm from him whether you’re building him a rod or not.
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4 months ago
Lance Dupre
roger wilson Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Scott, > I like to keep some spare syringes on hand, in > case I need a replacement or if the current one, > gets tough to use or dirty. > > There are many sources for replacement syringes. > > This is just one example - where you can purchase > 20 syringes that are suitable for
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4 months ago
Lance Dupre
Thomas I’m still around but mostly deal with walk in customers and phone. Rachael and I are now divorced. Moving into a retail store in the coming month. It’s good hearing from you again. Give me a call anytime you want to catch up on the “old” days.
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4 months ago
Lance Dupre
Every year at a show I exhibited at in Houston Ellis would call me to make sure I was going to be there and He’d always stop by my booth to pick up supplies to build one or two rods and shoot the breeze.
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6 months ago
Lance Dupre
You have to put a couple of coats of finish over it first. But personally, I think it detracts away from the dragonscale.
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12 months ago
Lance Dupre
Looking to go back and visit with everyone.
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
Joe Vanfossen Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Roger, > > Use a chloride free sharpie, or the late Bill > Stevens will promptly dismiss you from the craft > ;-) I've greatly missed reading Bill's thoughts > and ideas. > > Phil, > > Chlorides will react with stainless steel to > produce micro fractures. On the tip of
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
Double post deleted
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
Insuring for double the cost won’t get you any extra. You have to supply a receipt and proof of purchase price.
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
Bill Sidney Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > can you get them refilled I know some of the big > BOX stores refill a lot of the ink cartage's I > use them all the time That printer doesn’t use standard ink. It’s a foil tape, not a liquid ink that can be refilled.
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
roger wilson Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Lance, > Actually the guide will fit into an envelope, if > the envelope is large enough. If the envelope is > padded well enough, it will ship safely. > > Yes, it is possible for distributors to ship for > 50 cents if they choose to do that. (They will > lose money on the shipping,
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
Fred Yarmolowicz Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > I’m fairly certain that size 50 guide would be > destroyed if shipped in an envelope. Fred, you’re absolutely right.
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1 year ago
Lance Dupre
roger wilson Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > John, > Order from Mudhole and ask to speak to shipping. > Normally with a single guide like you ask; mudhole > will put the guide in an envelope and charge you > the 50 cents for the shipping. > > This low cost of shipment will be done by most of > the sponsors on the left for a ti
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2 years ago
Lance Dupre
All dragon scale wraps should have an over wrap if metallic to get the scale effect. If you use any nylon it won’t come out like it should. Sz D cross wraps underneath and Sz A over wraps are how they should be wrapped.
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2 years ago
Lance Dupre
Many people here know Bill Stevens and many of the newer guys from the last couple of years probably never heard of him. He was a regular contributor here for many years and was a major proponent of the use of microguides. I just got news that Bill passed away at 3:15 today after a brief illness. He was one of the most knowledgeable person I knew in this craft. He got out of building about thre
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
30-16-12 then sz 8 or 10 runners.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Mine arrived yesterday so all is not lost and the world as we see it didn't end.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Calm down Bill. Sit down and have a drink of something, anything to calm your nerves.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
I'm never satisfied with one coat. I always put two on light saltwater or bass rods and even more on offshore or stand up rods. In my opinion the edges look way more refined and straight.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Anyone selling products at a 15% markup sure wouldn't be in business for long.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Rachael and myself would like to thank everyone that came down to our rodbuilders gathering. We had a total of 55 people, including a past Bass Masters Classic Champion, Jack Hains. We hope that everyone had a great time. We'd also like to give a special thanks to the vendors that graciously took time from their busy schedule to be here with us. Bill Batson and Karry Batson of Batson Enterpri
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
We have them in stock at Swampland Tackle. Please call or email for more information.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
9:00 AM on Saturday until who knows how late. Same on Sunday. Just got word that Chuck and Debbie from Decal Connection will be here on Saturday.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Swampland's "Gathering in the Swamps" is almost here. This Saturday and Sunday at my shop in Houma LA. We'll have ongoing demo's during both days, one on one instruction if anyone needs to know how to do a certain wrap or finish. Among our guests are Bill and Karry Batson, Ben Stein from American Tackle, Donnie Paul from Anglers Resourceand last but certainly not least, Billy Vivona fro
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Lately the ALPS power wrappers have been pretty scarce. For anyone that's been waiting for one we have only a couple left. Another shipment shows an arrival date of around the first week of May. Give us a call if interested. __________________
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
No bushings available for reel seats. If you want some to use as a guide you'll have to make your own. Pen mandrels for the most part are 1/4" diameter. In my opinion too small for a seat insert. You could use it but you have a hard time reaming to fit your blank. 3/8 or larger mandrel would be better to get you closer to the size you need to fit the blank. Even 3/8 is a little small. I
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
If you'll lookvabove at the header you'll see a photo tab. Register for the photo page then post all the photos you want.
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4 years ago
Lance Dupre
Also , the contact cement has a much higher tolerance to heat than epoxy. So if you choose to ream by power , whether on a lathe or drill, the reamer made with contact cement will last much longer.
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