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5 days ago
John Cates
Easy, quick, efficient, and storable.
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20 days ago
John Cates
Chris This is the motor that you want: Call me 512-858-7742
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20 days ago
John Cates
To me, turning cork or anything else on a wrapper/finisher/rod lathe or whatever you want to call it DOESN'T MAKE ANY SENSE. Under powered, not supported correctly, and most of all making a big dirty mess in the same space that you want to be super clean when you wrap and finish your rod. I don't get it. Separate spaces, separate equipment. Think wood shop VS. clean room. That is how we do
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4 weeks ago
John Cates
Bill Sidney Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > A question is this your first try at a decal ?? > when you do A decal it take's a few tries to get > some thing to work for you , [ for me it did ] > 2 things # 1 apply it fast , # 2 had to > apply the length of the decal to get it to look > smooth , FAST ? it means don't drag y
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5 weeks ago
John Cates
With the room temperature at 72 degrees F, you can re-coat Flex coat in 6-8 hours. Expect a full cure in 24 hours.
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7 weeks ago
John Cates
Patrick 10-4 on the cheap brushes, our brushes are disposable but great quality. We have them made domestically for higher quality. The bristles are extra fine and cut to ?" to work as a squeegee to easily control the flow of the finish. Here is a short video demo:
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2 months ago
John Cates
Here is a video about what our brushes are all about and the technique on using them.
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2 months ago
John Cates

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2 months ago
John Cates
Here is how we do it.
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3 months ago
John Cates
This is how we do it
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3 months ago
John Cates
Here is another video slightly on topic.
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3 months ago
John Cates
This is how we do it:
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3 months ago
John Cates
short video on the subject
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4 months ago
John Cates
Art Reynolds is a good guy. Glad to see Cork Specialties on the list.
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4 months ago
John Cates
Here is that video I promised...
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4 months ago
John Cates
Hands down Flex Coat has you covered. Rod Builders Epoxy Glue Working time is around 20 minutes and you can work with it in 1 hour. Flows into places you can't reach. Five Minute Epoxy Working time is around 5 to 10 minutes and you can work with it in 20 minutes. Again, it flows well. @#$%& or High Water Working time is 45 min to 1 hour and you can work with it in 3 hours. St
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4 months ago
John Cates
Here is our two cents...
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4 months ago
John Cates
I have no doubt Kevin will always make it right. I don't know anything about your specific issues, but Kevin is a stand up guy and won't let you down, in my experience. No body is perfect and we all make mistakes, its human. I am sure patience is appreciated all around.
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4 months ago
John Cates
Tom Give me a call. I would be happy to talk to you. 512-858-7742
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5 months ago
John Cates
Our tip top adhesive is quick, easy, and strong.
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5 months ago
John Cates
[] Rodcrafters Journal is still going.
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5 months ago
John Cates
Not at all. We will be offering different models with different speeds and different price points and features. You bought a great motor that we will continue to sell.
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5 months ago
John Cates
Not only is there added expense and hassle with a jawed chuck, unless you lock them with a set screw they are not secure. I wonder how many rods have fallen out of jawed chucks? My goal with our line of variable speed DC motors is to offer the best quality motor, that is hassle free from belts and complicated chucks, but features our original USA made slip clutch and self adjusting chuck, all
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5 months ago
John Cates
Herb Thanks for trying the variable speed motor. I would like to say that I am in no way the single mastermind behind the whole deal, there were a few contributors to the idea (one in particular was a great help) and they know who they are ;) There is nothing like finishing a rod at higher speed. I mean it. I literally fall asleep even thinking about doing it slower or by hand, but some
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5 months ago
John Cates
We are made in the USA!
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5 months ago
John Cates
Build your own reamers. Here is how: also And while we are at it check out our new variable speed DC motors that we are barely able to keep in stock: Build better rods than you can buy and keep it simple.
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5 months ago
John Cates
Yes, great guy.
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5 months ago
John Cates
Tom Our Flex Coat High Build, the one that came out over 40 years ago and all others are compared to, is still the same formula that it was then. We also offer Lite and Ultra-V formulas that are both superior finishes. We have very specific best practices for a professional finish outlined in all our written instructions, books, and videos. Venturing outside of these best practices is d
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5 months ago
John Cates
Great topic... 99% of what we make and use to supply what we make is sourced right here in the USA. There will be no supply problems for Flex Coat products.
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6 months ago
John Cates
Here is a video on the locking wrap:
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