Recent content by Hibneth

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    UC CP76HP 310 Rodworks

    That is awesome. Do the teeth of the saw blades consist of two threads or a really fat single thread? Impeccable thread work.
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    Howdy

    Jon, Looks a little like one of my rods, ha ha ha, I wish. Tom
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    Calstar 770 XXH build

    Ha ha, Jon has been coaching me up. He has been so helpful in elevating my wrapping skills, can’t thank him enough.
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    Calstar 770 XXH build

    Just finished 80-130 lb class ready for some action.
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    Cal star 800H build

    A couple more coats of epoxy and this one will be done. First attempt at marbling on a rod after many practice runs. I like it.
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    Wooden Tackle Box Pictures and Builders

    My long range jib box
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    Couple Renzetti questions

    You tension wire isn mounted correctly. The very end of the tension wire where the wire mounts to the frame (Around the hex bolt) needs to be behind the little black post, (below the hex bolt). That will lock the tension wire in place and make that end of the tension wire act as a spring. Bend...
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    Guide Wrap Color Combinations...Post yours!

    Sorry for all the duplicates, rookie poster here. Don’t know how to fix.
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    Guide Wrap Color Combinations...Post yours!

    Started wrapping a year ago, learned a lot and have enjoyed the hobby.
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    Custom Small Tackle/Jig Box for Rick Russell

    I draw the outline of the image and then fill in the detail while looking at the picture on my phone or tablet. Thanks it’s been a good hobby. I usually make pepper mills but decided to try the same technique to a jig box.
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    Custom Small Tackle/Jig Box for Rick Russell

    I have made a couple of jig boxes myself. Burned the images in by hand with a wood burning tool. Santos mahogany/yellow heart on one and Canary/santos mahogany on the other.
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    A way to pass time. What did you get new??

    I burn the images in by hand with a wood burning tool. I also am learning to wrap rods and enjoying that hobby.
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    A way to pass time. What did you get new??

    To pass the time I made a new box to hold my jigs in, made out of santos mahogany and yellowheart. Imagines of wahoo, dorado,yft And yt burned into the wood, hold around 55 jigs.
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    COVID-19 (Coronavirus) effect on the San Diego Long Range Fleet

    Just like the Intrepid, doesn’t address the issue of an infected person being asymptomatic at the time of boarding then two days into the trip all hell breaks lose. I agree that it won’t make a difference.
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    COVID-19 (Coronavirus) effect on the San Diego Long Range Fleet

    The Intrepid posted on their web site about the new and improved cleaning procedures, and recommend purchasing trip insurance, which I don't believe is possible unless you do so within a very short window after your initial deposit. Unless the fleet holds its passengers financially harmless...