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    Paw Prints

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    Paw Prints

    Its clearly a Sasquatch.
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    Would you do anything about this?

    Really 🤔🤣😂
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    Would you do anything about this?

    Agree a dab of paint wouldn't hurt, but ally oxide creates a natural barrier of its own, and in the grand scheme of things that little scratch ain't going to matter one jott.
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    Would you do anything about this?

    If not salt water then I would agree, but long after you, he and i are in the ground, and it still wouldn't cause a problem.
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    Would you do anything about this?

    Just leave it, it won't corrode unless you're going to expose it to salt water regularly
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    8'6" #3 blank - any ideas

    Don't cut a longer blank down, it could go up a couple of weights at worst and you wont know how its it going to be affected until you've hacked at it!
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    Magnet to hand net attachment

    May I ask your logic for hanging your net with the handle at the top. I've seen this lot and often wondered why people do it as you couldn't possibly reach the handle and your also creating a big 'paddle' to drag in the water and possibly catch 5hite when deeper wading?
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    Mini lathe for split cane

    Out of interest, why a 20mm bore?
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    Mini lathe for split cane

    I have a clarke cl300m and it's very good all round, especially with a bit of getting and diy upgrading, there's loads of info on tinterweb. All 7x12 mini lathe are pretty much generic and rebadged versions of the same thing. You'll be able to make your own reelseats, winding checks as well...
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    Replace net .

    Look on eBay for 2mm shamballa cord.
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    Uses for broken fly rods.

    There are many uses for hi tech carbon tube - however its a fladen blank!
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    Uses for broken fly rods.

    I read all the hype on here about the 3wt a few years back before the Shakey Agility took the mantle off it as being the bestest cheapest castiest fishiest flyrod you can get for under 50 bob and a picked egg, not sure what the latest one is, probably something by Maxsnatch. Anyway I saved my...
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    Reels for your cane and glass rods

    Is it a bloke XLSG? What weight line are you using on it? I've finally got some enthusiasm to start building mine.
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    Pearsall's Gossamer and a good home

    Use it wisely - no longer being made (n) :eek:
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