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1 year ago
Bob McKamey
Carol - I truly understand and sent you a e-mail message about your back ordered items. Thank You
Forum: rodboard
1 year ago
Bob McKamey
As stated in a previous post, sensitivity is measured by a matter of opinion. I personally "Feel" that the newly introduced, MHX Elite X Rod Blanks are as sensitive as any rod on the market. You can find them here -- -- When you scroll to the bottom of the page, there is a box in the lower right corner to click on for page 2. Thank You
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1 year ago
Bob McKamey
It is best when using regular Pro Kote, to allow the finish to sit for 10 to 15 minutes for applying it to a decal. When Pro Kote is first mixed, it is very thin and will tend to migrate under a decal and lift it. When it sits for a bit, it will thicken just enough to not migrate under the decal. Thank You
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Not sure if you do this or not, but if you will pour your mixture on to a flat surface after mixing and allow the finish to spread out, it will extend your working time versus the mixture staying in the confined area of the mixing cup. Bubbles also release easier.
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Thank You Donald and Norm for those two blank suggestions. Here is a link to both those MHX blank models - -- -- If you need any further help, feel free to give us a call via our toll free number, 866-790--7637 -- Thank You
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Tony -- Here is a link to all the various brands of Surf Rod Blank Models we carry - -- When scroll down to the bottom of the first page, there is a box in the lower right corner for multiple pages. Thank You
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
The silicone checks will stretch some. They will not stretch as much as the vinyl or rubber type checks.
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello All -- I assume we, Mud Hole Custom Tackle are the sponsor/supplier you are mentioning for the CRB Colored Silicone Winding Checks. We have used both Pro Paste and Pro Glue for epoxing and installing the silicon checks to the rod blank, with good results. Also, as a addition for securing them, it would never hurt to wrap thread just in front of the check. I would not suggest trying to c
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Herb & Many Thanks for the nice gesture of the Pro Wrap Variegated Thread!! Understandable on the builds. Maybe the silicone checks for future builds. Thank You!!
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Spencer & Thank You for your inquiry. As you know, shades of colors vary from Color Fast type Pro Wrap thread as compared to Regular Nylon. I am sorry to say, there is really not a exact match, but there are similar colors. For Color Fast Pro Wrap, the #428 Summer Sky and in the Regular Nylon Pro Wrap, color #434 Maui Surf. Here is a link to the Pro Wrap Thread -- -- Thank You
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Lynn & Thank You for posting. We are very proud of our Pro Anglers and what they have accomplished. Also very proud of the fact, they all build their very own custom rods on MHX Rod Blanks. Here is a link to all the MHX Pro Kits -- -- Thank You!!
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
The SWB956-Blend-MHX blank is longer than your request, but can be cut down from the butt end by 3 to 4 inches. Even though it was designed for swim baits, it is perfect for A-Rigs. I will assure you that a mod-fast rod is way better for casting and retrieving the A-Rig, than a fast tip rod. To cast a A-Rig, it needs to be more of a lob type cast. Here is a link to the rod blank - -- Thank
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Steve -- Thank You very much for taking the time to post your very nice comment!! We Appreciate Your Business!!
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Brandon -- Here is a link to several 6' MHX Rod Blank models - The specifications are listed for lure range and line rating.
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
According to the size or weight of the baits and pound test line, either of these two models - or Thank You!!
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Just remember that rods can break and kids are more apt to break them. Might want to make sure you add plenty of money on the front end to take care of re-work for breakages issues. I surely would have a discussion about warranties, breakage and the cost incurred of re-working a rod, if you do not add anything on the front end.
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Alex -- Here is a link to MHX Spinning blanks that build into great rods for Crappie, Panfish & Freshwater Trout - -- Thank You
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello Rick -- Could my response possibly went in your Spam folder? I have copied a response to a message, from you on Wed., Jan. 17th., that you had sent in to CRB, whereas I had sent a response back to you ----- Thank You for contacting us. The blank weighs 2.6 ozs. Regards, Bob McKamey CRB Products 400 Kane Ct. | Oviedo, FL 32765 Email: info@cr&
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Joshua, I am sorry, but those two blank models will not handle the pressure that seems to be applied to those rod blanks. The CS722-MHX a medium powered rod is only rated for 6 to 12 lb line and the CS723-MHX a med hvy powered rod is only rated for 8 to 12 lb line. It was listed in the original post that 50 lb braid was used in extremely thick grass, pads and stumps with the drag cranked com
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
You can always purchase the skeleton and have a fixed hood. Here is a link to the skeleton -
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
The Bubble Buster we carried at Mud Hole Custom Tackle was a liquid that you could spray on thread finish to bust the bubbles, not the plastic bottle with a wick, that you use for flaming and heating finish. Two different products.
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Hello John -- Yes, MHX has dis-continued the Panfish/Crappie, as we a re-designing the series. The series will be available again soon. We do have other options available at this time, but they will not be at the retail price of $28.50, as was the PF1082ML-MHX. Not sure the price of the blank was considered in other posts. Here is a couple of links to other blank options that are available at
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Here is a link to a 6'-9" version of what David Baylor mentioned in his post -
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Links to two different styles of EVA Grips with 1" I.D. - --
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Just remember when using a aluminum butt, the outside diameter of the butt of the rod blank has to match the inner diameter of the ferrule of the aluminum butt.
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
MHX Rods does offer Salmon & Steelhead Blanks, but are not offered in the Elite Pro Series -- Thank You! Link to current models offered in Salmon & Steelhead -
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2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Chris did mentioned that it was personal preference. So many aspects of custom rod building are just that. There is not a right or wrong. What works for one person, may not work for the other. Experiment and Test!!
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
Thank You Mike!! My e-mail is listed, so just shoot me a message anytime you have questions.
Forum: rodboard
2 years ago
Bob McKamey
The P842-2 has just a bit more power in the mid and butt, than a 7' MLF St Croix. The tip flex is similar.
Forum: rodboard
3 years ago
Bob McKamey
If you would like to check this link to our Mud Hole Custom Tackle Turnkey Kits, they offer everything to get started. Among these kits there are complete starter kits for ice rods, as well as other freshwater kits. Thank You
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