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David Wilson
Thanks for the input. I’ve decided to try the Revelation 842. I will also cut down to 6’8.75” to end up with a 6’9 as mentioned above. Looking at the specs, I’m not sure I can find a ECSM reel seat to fit . Looks like they make them down to a 9.5 size and I will need someone in 8.5 or smaller.
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2 days ago
David Wilson
Hi All, Was hoping someone here has experience fishing/building for the south Texas speckled trout scene. I’ve not fished there but want to build a rod for a friend. Seems strange in that they seem to use pretty light action rods but are throwing pretty heavy baits such as Paul Brown Fat Boys. Does anyone have a recommendation as to a good blank to build on? Best, David
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4 weeks ago
David Wilson
Spencer, I would love a few pictures if available. Thank you. Davidwilsonrn@gmail.com
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5 weeks ago
David Wilson
Thank you Ken, that’s right. I haven’t picked grips yet either. Plan to get my hands on the blanks and order reel seat, guides and grips together.
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5 weeks ago
David Wilson
Hello All, I am new to rob building and have 2 Bushido CB72/8-15 blanks on the way. I am waiting for the blanks so I can get a measurement as to what exposed blank reel seat to order. Is there a standard length from butt to reel seat that is commonly used? Or do you normally feel the bare blank and decide what feels best and mount reel seat there? I have seen templates for guide placem
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