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  1. Blank Recommendations - Batson Or Talon?

    Rod Wraps!
    I am thinking about building a rod for my friend who breaks rods so often. The size will be 10 and half feet and rating will be 10-20 pound line and more or less $100 will be spent for the blank. He fishes mostly on Chilliwack - Vedder system. Which one do you think will last longer before...
  2. Rod parts

    Fly Fishing Discussion
    I am looking for a Spey rod blank 9 weight 14 feet plus parts. It has been a while scince i built a rod and it seems that my local fishing shops have gotten out of selling blanks and supplies for rod building.When I reserch online I find only US sites. There has to be a B.C. shop that still does...
  3. Sturgeon Etiquitte

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Here is the question that I post to you all: If you are anchored in an area with a few other boats, sturgeon fishing of course, do you pull anchor and move if another boat is chasing a fish headed your way? That being said, here is why I ask: Yesterday, I hooked a really good fish, saw it a few...
  4. Have you upgraded old school guides to new ones?

    Rod Wraps!
    I recently scored a pin rod built on a Fenwick HMG 1262 blank. It has a very nice feeling overall but the movement of it seems not damped enough to my liking. Could the heavier old school guides be a reason? Would replacing the guides to newer light ones make a big difference? I am not sure if...
  5. Have you upgraded old school guides to new ones?

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  6. Have you upgraded old school guides to new ones?

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  7. Have you upgraded old school guides to new ones?

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  8. Custom Spinning Rod

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I recently took up building custom rods, and decided that my latest build would be a rod for my neice. She lives in Kamloops and my brother takes his kids out to the local lakes quite frequently, either still fishing from shore, or trolling very light gear. I wanted to build a rod that she could...
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