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Dennis Danku
To you and anyone else who has this experience, it is called "Paying Your Dues" and this is how the craft has evolved.It is a true old world lesson that is gained by your desire to accomplish a task. You start with whats available, economical, and popular, then when the lessons over you invest in quality drying motors. Yes a new motor of the same type you now have will still reverse d
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15 days ago
Dennis Danku
Harnell rods had white grips.
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22 days ago
Dennis Danku
I have one FPS-28 and three H.A.P.S.-26.
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22 days ago
Dennis Danku
Passing knots could be a drawback depending on leader size. I know I have that problem sometimes.
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5 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Yes,some are blue. I also have black frames with the pale green cushion.
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Check Photo page for recent photos under my name.
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Shaun , You pay shipping, I'll give you what you need. Oops, sorry. These are N.O.S. guides. FUJI's
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
That's how I do it. With a sponge and then set it with heat from a heat gun as per instructions. Good luck with the air brushes.I never had luck with the Wicked colors, too watery. My best finishes were with the pearlized and sparkelesent colors.
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Check with Harbor Freight.
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Anthony,Skip the airbrush and get a small gun like they use for touch ups. You'll be there all day with an airbrush, the paint mist is like smoke. It takes a lot of passes to get a solid cover.
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6 weeks ago
Dennis Danku
Anthony, For about $3.50 a jar you can get CreatX auto air paint and mix your own Mex-pink, prep your blank and wipe in on with a foam brush.
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2 months ago
Dennis Danku
Anthony, Try tooth paste mixed with Comet or Ajax cleanser.
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2 months ago
Dennis Danku
It's hard to believe that four interlocked rings is going to make a rod perform better, but if FUJI comes out with it you'll buy it. We all will.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Brian, I think you need to search a little deeper on google, I'm finding a few dealers that list them size 10's you want.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
I would just strip that whole handle off and build a Tennessee handle like you want. That's all it needs. Comfort,comfort,comfort.Alot of St.Croix rods are like that also.They have a good blank and guide train but the rods with split grips have a space under the reel feet that is not comfortable after holding the rod for a long time.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Maybe you should have been a doctor or maybe my doctor should have been a rodbuilder.Just kidding,Your handwriting is unique as should be your finished product. Let your customer sign it and you clear coat it. That way it becomes a truly personal rod.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Mark and Anthony, I didn't even know I had those guides until I saw the photo, then I started looking through my bins. I haven't seen those guides in 15 years. It was the photo that jogged my memory.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
I'll put you on the list.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Anthony, That's because I don't throw anything away. But someday it will.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Mark, Just the opposite. These guides have a wire size that of a small paper clip. Available, Yes. (ydmdanku@aol.com)
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Mark, Check the photos in Misc. I only have these four guides. Sizes: 12, 10, 8, & 7.
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3 months ago
Dennis Danku
Mark, Please check vintagerods.com
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
Anthony, Please send me a picture of the guide you need.
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
Renzetti Pac-Bay
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
My best could be your worst. You have to try them all yourself, and then the best will be what your comfortable with.
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
Add one more.
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
West Marine here in NJ has a great fishing section that I just discovered last Saturday and while I was checking things out I came upon some Lew's rods with Winn grips. Very nicely made with Micro-Wave guides but, what I really liked was the blanks they are using. I didn't bother to look at the model number or other info I just remember how that blank felt. I was just wondering if anyone knew wha
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
It makes me wonder sometimes, What cost more, the blank or the decal that comes with it.
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
It sounds to me that Dwight doesn't want a sharp contrast of a solid black line between natural and burl rings, but wants a shade of darker material to soften the transition between the two opposing rings.
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4 months ago
Dennis Danku
Using rod bond to join cork rings will leave a glue line with out even trying, 1/32 would be no problem.
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