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    Merry Christmas BD!

    Merry Christmas BD! Merry Christmas!
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    UC US76 Predator! All alps! All Business!

    Just as the title states
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    Railrod for Capt. Rob

    Rainshadow RCTB 90 Railrod in black and red. Alps red centralock with red bling. Alps XH black stainless steel guides. 3M coldshrink fore grip.
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    For Sale New Rainshadow RCLB 70ML 20-40, Alps XN Guides Sold

    SOLD! New beautiful Rainshadow RCLB 70ML 7' 20-40 saltwater custom wrapped fishing rod. Alps XBXNLG black Stainles Steel guides, PacBay Graphite reel seat, rubber gimbal. Hypalon grips. Awesome flame fade orange/blue wrap. $OLD. PayPal friends and family. I will ship on your dime. PM me if...
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    SOLD New Rainshadow RCJB 84XXH 50-100 7', all Alps components SOLD!

    SOLD! New Rainshadow RCJB 84XXH 50-100 7' rod. Alps Centralock reel seat, Alps black XH guides. Forecast rubber gimbaled butt cap. SOLD!, I will ship on your dime. PayPal friends and family. PM me if you are interested.
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    Rainshadow RCJB84 XXH all Alps components with a JT-CTHD

    Rainshadow RCJB84 XXH all Batson/Alps components with An Alps Centralock reel seat, Alps XH Stainless Steel guides, Forecast EPDM (Battalon) grips and gimbaled rubber butt cap. A JT-CTHD and JTOB's. A tip of the hat to the master builder JT it was awesome seeing you at FHLB teaching your techniques!
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    Batson FHS Raffle Rod Rainshadow RCJB 84XXH with all Alps/Batson components

    Rainshadow RCJB 84XXH with Alps Black Stainless XH guides, Alps Aluminum Centralock reel seat, EPDM (Battleon) rear grip, Forecast 1"OD EVA covered with Forecast Cold Shrink foregrip. Forecast rubber gamble butt cap. Built in "Orange" you happy to have the opportunity to win this awesome rod...
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    For Sale Calcutta Bamboo Gaffs, turkshead Knotts, Mustad gaff hooks, Tarred Sein Twine Handles, Be Ready!

    I shave several Calcutta gaffs for sale. I put these together over the winter and they are ready for action. All have tarred sein twine handles finished with Turks head knots. All have Mustad high carbon Gaff hooks. 6'-7'=$130, 7'-8'=$140, 5'=$120, 2'-3' $60. I am in Chula Vista CA which is...
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    For Sale Calstar T6465 20-50, Pac Bay Aluminum reel seat and gimbal

    Calstar T6465 6.5' 20-50# custom wraped rod. Pac Bay aluminum reel seat with a matching aluminum gimbal. Pac Bay braced Stainless Steel guides. $250. I will ship on your dime. Pm me if you are interested.
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    For Sale 6' "American Flag" Calcutta Bamboo Gaff with a 2/0 hook $120

    Awesome 6' Calcutta Bamboo Gaff with Red White and Blue turkshead knotts. Has a Mustad 2/0 Stainless Steel gaff hook. Tarred sein twine handles with a rubber gambled butt cap. This would make a KILLER GIFT! Pm me if interested.
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    One eyed one horned flying purple... Calstar 800XLH

    The Calstar 800XLH all Alps components. XMXNLG Stainless Steel guides, Alps purple Centralock reel seat with bling ring, Forecast rubber gimbal. This one is for the Red Snapper and is a Christmas gift, to replace a rod she had stolen from her! I hope she enjoyes it.
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    SOLD Calstar T660 XXH 50-130 6' rail rod. Honey colored blank $300 Price reduced!

    New Calstar T660 XXH 50-130 6' rail rod. Alps Stainless Steel Heavy XHXNLG guides. Pac Bay heavy duty aluminum reel seat. 3M Cold shrink covered fore grip. $300 will ship on your dime. PayPal friends and family. Pm me if interested.
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    UC US 85XF for Chris

    All Batson components. Non X flock heat shrink over EVA. Alps Tic. XM guides, Tic. Centralock reel seat and rubber gimbal butt cap.
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    SOLD Rainshadow RCLB 79MH 30-80 7'9", awesome red fade wrap $350

    Rainshadow RCLB 79MH 30-80 7'9". All Alps components, Aluminum Centralock reel seat, Stainless Steel XXNLG ring guides, Battelon (Hypalon) grips, rubber gimbal butt cap. Awesome red fade wrap. $350. I will ship on your dime. Please PM me if you are interested.
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    SOLD Varmac GC3 20-40 7' composite, Beautifully marbled, killer cord handle, turkshead knots (Pending)

    Varmac GC3 20-40 7' composite rod. Beautifully green marbled butt and guide wraps. Killer cord handle with turkshead knots. Alps black XBXNLG Stainless Steel guides. Forecast rubber gimbal. Fuji Graphite reel seat. $300 will ship on your dime. Pm me if interested.
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    For Sale Rainshadow RCLB 70ML 20-40 7' flame fade $300 (Price Drop)

    Rainshadow RCLB 70ML 20-40 7'. Alps black XBXNLG Stainless Steel ring guides. Graphite reel seat, Hypalon rear and fore grip with a Forecast rubber gimbal butt cap. Killer flame fade wrap. $300 will ship on your dime. Pm me if you are interested.
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    SOLD Rainshadow RCLB 79 ML Beautiful Fade wrap SOLD

    New beautiful Rainshadow RCLB 79ML 20-40 7'9" custom wraped rod. All Alps components: XXNLG Stainles Steel guides, Centralock window style reel seat, rubber gimbal. Hypalon grips. Awesome orange fade wrap. $350 Will ship on your dime. PayPal friends and family. PM if interested
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    SOLD Calstar BTG 670 7' composite with custom fade wrap and cord work $300 (Price Drop Again) from

    Calstar BTG 670 7' 20-50 composite rod. Killer custom cord handle with turkshead knots. Fuji Graphite reel seat, Alps XBXNLG black Stainless Steel guides and rubber gimbal. Beautiful fade wrap. $300. Pm me if interested.
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    SOLD Sold, gone, gone, gone.

    Rainshadow RCJB 84 XXH 50-100. All Alps components. Silver Centralock reel seat, XHXNLG Stainless Steel guides, Forecast rubber gimbal. Red Dragon scale and lots of JTOB treatment. $375. Shipping on your dime. PM me if interested.
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    United Composites CX 76 Viper for Big Daddy Al

    UC CX 76 Viper. All Alps XHN guides Centralock reel seat, some bling to boot. Blue fade into a very cool JT-CTHD. Looks awesome in person, pics hardly do these CTHD's justice.
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    For Sale Calstar RailRod GF775XXH 80-130

    Calstar Grafighter 775 XXH 80-130 7'6" RailRod. Alps Black HXN stainless steel guides and Centralock reel seat. 14" rear Hypalon grip, 16" cold shrink fore grip. Forecast rubber gimbaled butt cap, Awesome stick! $550. I will ship on your dime. PM me if you are interested or have any questions,
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    Calstar WT 610 for Alex

    Calstar WT 610 7'. All Alps components: Centralock reel seat, XXNLG guides.
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    SOLD Seeker Black Steel Longbeach factory rod: G270H 8'

    Seeker Black Steel Longbeach factory rods, SOLD 1) G665F 6.5' all sold! 2) G670 7' $150 3) G270H 8' $150
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    United Composits US 70 Wahoo

    United Composits US 70 Wahoo. All Alps components, windowed Centralock, XXNLG guides, 1" EPDM grips, Forecast rubber gimbal. Cobalt fade far Big Daddy Al.
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    For Sale Rainshadow RCJB 84 XXH. New! Dragon scale (Now with FREE shipping in USA)

    Rainshadow RCJB 84 XXH. All Alps components. Silver Centralock reel seat, XHXNLG Stainless Steel guides, Forecast rubber gimbal. Red Dragon scale and lots of JTOB treatment. $450. Shipping free in the contiguous USA. PM me if interested.
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    Rainshadow RCJB 84 XXH

    Rainshadow RCJB 84 XXH. All Alps components. Silver Centralock reel seat, XHXNLG guides, Forecast rubber gimbal. Dragon scale and some JTOB work.
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    For Sale Calstar BTG670 20-50 7' Custom Fade new! Price Drop

    Calstar BTG 670 7' 20-50. Custom cord handle with turkshead knots. Fuji Graphite reel seat, Alps XBXNLG black Stainless Steel guides and rubber gimbal. Beautiful fade wrap. $350. Pm me if interested.
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    Calstar BTG670 fade

    Calstar BTG670. Fuji reel seat, cord handle, Alps XXNLG guides, rubber gimbal.
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    For Sale New Varmac Rod, GC3. Price Drop! Green Marbled!

    All have Fuji Graphite reel seats with custom cord handles and black Alps guides and are 7'. $275 each. PM me if you are interested. 1) GC2 15-30 Sold! 2) GC3 20-40 3) GC4 30-50 Sold!
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    UC US79XF

    UC US79XF for my fishing buddy Jeff. All Alps components. XMXNLG guides, Centralock reel seat, Forecast rubber gimbal.
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    Varmac GC3 marbled

    Varmac GC3. Alps XN guides. Cord handle.
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    Rainshadow RCLB 70 ML

    Rainshadow RCLB 70 ML Awesome 7' 30# stick imho. XBXNLG guides, PacBay reel seat Forecast rubber gimbal.
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    UC CE WAHOO!

    UC CE Wahoo! All Alps components. Centralock reel seat in cobalt blue. XBXNLG Guides, Forecast rubber gimbal and EVA grips covered with X-Flock heat shrink. This is for a UCSB student in school colors Blue, Gold and teal.
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    Two more Batson Raffle Rods for the Fred Hall Show in Long Beach

    1) RCJB 84XXH. Alps centralock reel seat in cobalt blue, Alps HXN Tic. With blue insert guides. Forecast EPDM grips. Forecast rubber gimbal. 2) RCJB 84XH. Alps Centralock reel seat in green, Alps HBHXNLG guides, Forecast EPDM grips, Forecast rubber gimbal.
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    Marbled Varmac GC-4

    Marbled Varmac GC-4 with Alps Stainless steel XXNLG guides and rubber gimbal. Fuji reel seat. Cord handle and Turks head knotts.
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    United Composits US 76 H-L

    UC US 76 H-L. All Alps components: Centralock reel seat, XXNLG Stainlesssettl guides and a rubber gimbal.
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    Custom Varmac GC-2 15-30, Fuji Graphite reel seat, Alps XMXNLG guides

    New Varmac GC-2 15-30 7'. Fuji Graphite reel seat and rubber gimbal. Alps XMXNLG guides. Custom cord handle with four turkshead knotts. $300. Pm me if interested.
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    Varmac GC-2 15-30 in cobalt and silver/gray

    varmac GC-2 in cobalt and silver/gray. Fuji reel seat and rubber gimbal. Cord handle with four turkshead knotts. Alps XM guides.
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    UC CX 76 Viper in blue

    United Composits CX 76 Viper in blue. Alps XHXNLG, Centralock reel seat, rubber gimbal.
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    Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas to all of the BD rod building community! Enjoy!
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    Seeker White Tiger ULUA

    Cord handle, turkshead, PacBay braced wire guides. One sweet jig stick!
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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    I am thankful for all of the friends I have acquired through the sport or fishing! Thank you BD rod builders and fisherman for everything. Enjoy your family time!
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    United Composits US 76H

    UC US 76H. All Alps components. Centralock reel seat, XXNLG guides and gimbal. Dragon scale butt wrap.
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    RCLB 96H. Gun metal fade, cord handle, JTOB's...

    Rainshadow RCLB 96H 8'. All Alps components. Tic. Centralock Real seat, Tic. XXNLG guides, rubber gimbal. I will let the pictures do the rest.
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    Rainshadow RCLB 79 MH fade!

    Rainshadow RCLB 79 MH blue fade wrap! All Alps components. XXNLG Guides, centralock reel seat, rubber gimbal! The 79MH is one great feeling blank! I love the wat this one finished up!
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    UC US 65H for my uncles fishing buddy!

    UC US 65 H, all Alps: XXNLG guides, Centralock reel seat, rubber gimbal! This rod is for a fishing buddy (the boat owner) of my uncle. Pressure was on for this one! It came out really nice! These UC Blanks are just awesome!
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    SOLD Beautifully Wrapped Rainshadow Sold

    1) RCJB84H, 30-60#, 7', Forecast easy tight Aluminum reel seat, Alps XBXNLG Stainless Steel guides. Awesome blue and black fade wrap. $350 2) RCLB79MH, 30-80#, 7'9", Alps Centralock Aluminum reel seat, Alps XXNLG guides, awesome blue and black fade wrap. It is gorgeous! (Sold) I will ship on...
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    RCJB 84H Icy fade

    Rainshadow RCJB 84H, Forecast easy tight reel seat. Alps XBXNLG Guides and a rubber gimbal butt cap. Nice Icy fade butt and guide wraps.
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    Phenix 760H, Phenix fade. Big brother to the 760M I posted a few weeks ago.

    Phenix PSW 760H. Alps XXNLG's, Centralock reel seat, and new style rubber gimbal butt cap. This one has a two way fade (in and out) on the butt wrap.
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    WTS Several Seeker Long Beach Black Steel Rods: 660H-6', 665F-6.5'', 270-7',

    I have several Seeker Black Steel, Longbeach factory rods for sale. 1. 6470-7': HD Fuji graphite reel seat, gold perfection braced guides good condition. SOLD 2. 660H-6:' AFTCO aluminum reel seat, black Perfection braced guides. Aluminum gimbal. $150 3. 2-665F-6.5': Fuji graphite reel seat, 1...
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    Rainshadow RCLB70XXH With JTOB treatment

    Rainshadow RCJB84XXH With JTOB treatment. Alps black XHXNLG guides and a blue and black Forecast Heavy Duty Aluminum reel seat. 10" Cold shrink foregrip topped with Hypalon.
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    SOLD Calstar GF 700M Custom "American Flag" wrap (Price Reduced)

    Calstar Grafighter, GF 700M 20-50, with All Alps components. Alps centralock reel seat, alps XXNLG Stainless Steel guides, Alps rubber gimbal butt cap. Custom wrapped American Flag style. pictures don't do it justice it's beautiful. $350 will ship on your dime.
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    Phenix Black Diamond PSW 760M fresh off the dryer

    Phenix Black Diamond PSW 760M Just off the dryer. Alps XXNLG Stainless Steel guides and an Alps silver centra lock reel seat. Also a new style Alps rubber gimbal. It's a Phenix color scheme, themed, fade wrap! It looks Awesome in person.
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    UC US76 Predator for "Big Daddy Al"

    UC US76 Predator. Alps SS guides and centralock reel seat. I apologize for the poor photos just not great lighting lately. This Predator was picked up yesterday so I needed to get the pics. Done. I'm hoping Al runs into some of those local tuna this Saturday to give the Predator a good breaking in!
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    WTS gold Avet HX MC 2spd.(Price Reduced again)

    Gold Avet HX 2spd. MC with white 65# spectra. It has the clamp and box.$325. Pm if interested.
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    Seeker Black Steel 6463 XXXXH AR 80(100)150 rail rod (reduced price)

    Seeker Black Steel rail rod 6364 XXXXH AR 80(100)150. Rewrapped luminous blue with black and gold over. Cold shrink foregrip, cord rear grip Turkshead treatment. Original AFTCO reel seat. Ready to work.$350 send me a pm if you are interested. I am in Chula Vista Ca (south San Diego).
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    Hammer Time Rainshadow RCTB 70 XXH!

    Rainshadow RCTB 70 XXH. Alps stainless XHXNLG guides. Alps centralock reel seat. Alps rubber gimbal butt cap. Cold shrink fore grip with cork tape under. Hypalon butt grip. Turkshead treatment Rainshadow RCTB 70 XXH. Alps stainless XHXNLG guides. Alps centralock reel seat. Alps rubber...
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    Rainshadow SUR 1063 30-60 9' rod fade, cord treatment

    Rainshadow SUR 1063 30-60 9'. Black to gray butt section fade. Pac Bay SS braced guides and a Pac Bay graphite reel seI at. Custom cord handle assembly. Gray to black fade guide wraps. Rainshadow SUR 1063 30-60 9'. Black to gray butt section fade. Pac Bay SS braced guides and a Pac...
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    Calstar BTG 100J for James

    Calstar BTG 100J for my good friend and fishing buddy James. Alps XXNLG Stainless guides (lots of them) Xflock over cork rounded out with turkshead knots. Fade butt wrap, black over blue guide wraps. Alps rubber gimbal butt cap.
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    Calstar rod: GF 700M (American flag)

    First rod is (sold) a Grafighiter 775H 7.5' 60-100. Second rod also a Grafighter 700M 7' 20-50 American flag treatment. Alps black centralock reel seat and Alps XXNLG SS guides. $400 shipped $350 local pick up. PayPal friends and family.
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    For Sale Calcutta gaffs! These make awesome Christmas gifts! Many sizes available! Beautiful Turkshead Knots!

    i have several Calcutta gaffs for sale. I put these together over the winter and they are ready for action. All have tarred sein twine handles finished with Turks head knots. All have Mustad stainless Gaff hooks. 6'-7'=$130, 7'-8'=$140, 5'=$120, 2'-3' $60. I am in Chula Vista CA which is South...
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    RCLB70ML fade treatment

    Alps XXNLG guides and a PAC Bay reel seat. Lots of blue Bullard/VooDoo thread use on this one. Cord handles with Turks heads.
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    Calstar GF 70M USA treatment (American Flag)

    Calstar GF 70M USA treatment (American Flag). I love this one! Came our super nice! Inspired by Ken Bush and his version of the Mexican Flag, on a rod! A big thanks to all of you on the board and the SDBD rod class for your continued support and encouragement!
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    Rebuild for a friend: seeker BS 6485

    I rebuilt this Seeker Black Steel 6485 for my fishing and hooping partner James. It had several broken gold perfection guides and was beat up a little. I replaced all guides with Alps XXNLG's. I added new cork tape, X-flock, and two Turks heads. I think really came out nice, thankfully he did too!
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    UC US65H for my Uncle in Conn.

    I put this together for my favorite uncle! I hope it helps him look good while killing those East coast fish. It's a United Composits US65H. With Alps XXNLG guides and a center lock reel seat.
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    Christmas Time of year!

    Merry Christmas to all! Thank you all for sharing, asking, giving helping and caring. BD rodbuilders are an awesome group individuals! Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, I hope you all have a wonderful holiday season.
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    RCLB 80M Third Build

    Thank you Bill Batson for affording me the opportunity to build this awesome rod. Also a big thank you to all of the rod builders that attend the San Diego Rod Builders Class. I used this rod last Tuesday to catch the first fish on a rod that I built, and as most of you know that is an amazing...
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    Fathers Day Rods

    Happy Fathers Day! I built these two rods one each for my father and father in law. These are the first two rods I have constructed, so be kind. The first is for my father in the theme of the Norwegian flag. My Father in law's rod is red and white in the theme of the University of Huston. I...