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8 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Robert, Lance definitely has it!
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9 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Keith, Are you sure you want one rod for both techniques? Generally a shakey head rod has more power than a drop shot stick.
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11 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
I am not sure if FTU is carrying it, you might check with Bingham or Get Bit
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12 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Herb I find Gen 4 almost the exact same as Threadmaster. Glen you will not need heat to eliminate the bubbles, it has the best release I’ve experienced
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12 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
I have used it and didn’t care for it. Just seemed too soft once fully cured. I went back to regular Threadmaster but now use Gen 4
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17 days ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Phil, How do you determine how “powerful “ a rod is? Is it the soulful, smooth bend you see ?
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6 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
David, they are some of the best you can put in your hand. Period!!
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6 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Cool thanks for the help!!
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6 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Pat look at all of the other sponsors, they will have the red thread you desire
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6 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Jay, it was a pretty clean build for a production rod with decent components. I don’t care the the style handles that they use however if they are indeed the Northfork blanks then the price your paying really isnt too bad (as long as you can tolerate Eva)
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6 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Got a chance to hold an Alpha Angler chatterbait rod today. The owner didn’t have time for me to compare but I would swear it was a Northfork NEO cut to 7’2”. Anyone have any insight on that?
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Matt the fee I listed includes consumables as well as labor, sorry for any confusion. Phil, thank you for catching that, I read too quickly and posted Tom
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Matt I used to charge a flat rate of 100/rod. I have since moved up to 150/rod
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Spencer, that one looks very promising!
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Phil apparently you’ve not much of an imagination...... put down the fly rod try something new and you may learn something.
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Ben, I am not sure where you read or saw these are “snagging rigs”, the only place I have ever “snagged” a fish with one is in its lip like every other bass lure. Many states allow them! Yours may not so check you local regulations. But please don’t falsely label them. Tom
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7 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
There are a couple of schools of thought with the Rigs, some guys like to have a rod with a soft tip( similar to a crank rod), if you are throwing smaller rigs ( flash mob jr style) I would go with a Northfork BB805 . On the other hand you have guys who want a very solid stick, in that case I have used a few, I went with a Northfork Delta SW764 and SW765, if you would like even more power for the
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Jay you are thinking along similar lines as I am! I have ordered one regardless
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Alex’s, Will the blank loose any noticeable power by taking 6-7” from the rear? Thanks Tom
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
The immortal ml fishes like many other mediums!! You may want to look at that one
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
In the 736, the SJ has more power without question
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Very welcome, I think you will be pleased with it
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8 weeks ago
Thomas Kaufmann
David, my mistake I was referring to the spinning rod, the ETES. I really wish I had picked up more of the series when they were available. I carry three of the eternity 2’s every time I launch the boat.
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Jay please check your email, I sent some information that you may find valuable. Tom
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
David, I am experienced with the ETEC blank as well ( I built as a dropshot spinning rod). The 610mxf St Croix has a whole lot more power for sure!! Even the mlxf st Croix will have more power than that Eternity. Please don’t misunderstand me, I am not knocking the Eternity by any means, if it wasn’t the best for my style of fishing I wouldn’t have one in my arsenal!! Tom
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
I have an sciv 610mxf.. tip is MUCH softer than a 66mf blank
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
The X-ray MB7108 and 7109 will work well
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Generation 4, the newest rod finish to come out on the market in years. XAR means Extreme Air Release. This new rod finish being developed will be the end of all air bubble issues that give many rod builders the biggest problems. Mix like any other finish then pour onto foil and you can virtually watch the bubbles release. After mixing gently for about 3 minutes, there were about 8 or so bubbles
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
Jay, yes it is available and look back at I’m my posts. I did a short review on it. I absolutely love the stuff, no bubbles, great clarity, doesn’t seem to crawl up the guide foot. I am very impressed with it.
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2 months ago
Thomas Kaufmann
The only blank I’ve found a close match was the Shikari. I have been meaning to pick up a few of these from Northfork, love them for crappie, smallmouth and even the slight bit of trout I do.
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