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Rod spines

Postby turkey2 » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:05 pm

Do graphite rods have a spine like the old glass rod blanks had ? Cheers Rob
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Re: Rod spines

Postby Shuggy22 » Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:57 pm

Hey mate
Though I never went through with it I did
at one stage do a bit of reading up on making my
own high quality rod.
I was looking at making an ultra light graphite rod
and am almost certain that yes they have a spine.
Though it was some time ago so I could be horribly
wrong lol
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Re: Rod spines

Postby turkey2 » Wed Sep 06, 2017 10:10 pm

Yes they do ,got a reply on another forum. I can't buy what I want so will have to get one made
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Re: Rod spines

Postby sid_fishes » Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:57 am

turkey 2, mate what kind of blank are you looking for ?
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Re: Rod spines

Postby turkey2 » Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:00 pm

I'm after a 1-3 kg 2pc baitcaster rod
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Re: Rod spines

Postby sid_fishes » Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:57 am

lenght??
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Re: Rod spines

Postby sid_fishes » Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:59 am

are you planing on building the blank up or want a finished rod???
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Re: Rod spines

Postby turkey2 » Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:31 pm

Looking a about 6ft and the rod finished
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Re: Rod spines

Postby evoids » Sun Dec 31, 2017 11:10 pm

How'd you go with building the rod? Will to post a build report?
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