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by goldrod
Sat May 07, 2011 7:03 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Remember Me
Replies: 0
Views: 661

Remember Me

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by goldrod
Fri Apr 29, 2011 5:58 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Dobyns Rods. 765 vs 766 Champ. Series
Replies: 10
Views: 4634

Re: Dobyns Rods. 765 vs 766 Champ. Series

Would the 766 double as a frog rod?
I'm in florida and have never fished the cal delta, so with your knowledged of the grass we have down here which would you perfer?
by goldrod
Thu Apr 28, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Dobyns Rods. 765 vs 766 Champ. Series
Replies: 10
Views: 4634

Dobyns Rods. 765 vs 766 Champ. Series

Which is your preference and why? Any owner reviews out there?
by goldrod
Tue Apr 26, 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: 7'4" HEAVY Cumara
Replies: 12
Views: 2314

7'4" HEAVY Cumara

Someone with this rod or whom has laid hands on it please give an review.. please..
by goldrod
Mon Apr 25, 2011 7:39 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

The color of the reel is camo green.. I was a great experience and I wouldn't trade it for nothing.. especially getting the reel back together and seeing how everything works together. In hindsight I would encourage everyone to do this to a reel that they don't really care for. It might lead to an i...
by goldrod
Mon Apr 25, 2011 6:56 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

Well there is room for process improvement i am quite pleased.
reel is functional , and the black front piece matches the thumb bar ( pure mistake )
by goldrod
Sun Apr 24, 2011 5:03 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Favorite Trap Rod?
Replies: 20
Views: 2625

Re: Favorite Trap Rod?

lami 705sr
done alot of research b4 purchase
by goldrod
Fri Apr 22, 2011 7:02 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

forgot this one.. pic
by goldrod
Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:55 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

I had to cut a paper towel roll and slide it in the middle..

I am in uncharted waters. but its a learning experience i guess.
by goldrod
Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:48 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

okay... LET ME save YOU the heart ache.... I sanded the reel/// everything was good.. then I primed it initially and all was well until I tried this funky color and EVERYthing went to crap.. just didn't like what I had.. I loved just the primed reel to be frank but had considered polishing the frame...
by goldrod
Tue Apr 19, 2011 2:04 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

Okay.. this is my progress.. like I may have mentioned the reel is a tda advantage 153 hst. I started hand sanding with fine grit.. that was taking too long for me BUT produced the best results. After doing the (plastic ) side plate I went to the handle side plate (metal).. that was a chore so I got...
by goldrod
Tue Apr 19, 2011 9:41 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

Thanks to all that replied or IM'd me I have decided that I will sand down the reel by hand.. and when done get all the impurities out, prime and spray paint and just let it dry.. I will see what happens and if it doesn't work out ( which I think it will be at least par) the way I invision it ( whic...
by goldrod
Sun Apr 17, 2011 12:37 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Re: Calling all reel painters

bump
by goldrod
Sun Apr 17, 2011 7:43 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Calling all reel painters
Replies: 16
Views: 3044

Calling all reel painters

what is the difference in using spray paint to paint a reel as opposed to what you use( what do you use)?

I have a reel that I want to try and paint myself.. what type of prep do you reccommend.. and how about drying it?
tda advantage..is the reel.. just something to practice on..
by goldrod
Fri Apr 15, 2011 9:47 am
Forum: Plastics
Topic: Trixie Shad or Shark?
Replies: 1
Views: 727

Trixie Shad or Shark?

Why, where, when and on what setup?