if your plastic is depressed

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nigel
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if your plastic is depressed

#1 Post by nigel » Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:02 am

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found a great bit of kit from Bunnings a" balance assist handle" $24.95 this can pick my plastic up (24kgs) with this after endless adhesive attempts this popped it back into shape in about 30 seconds (leave yak in sun or warm with hair dryer) job done (ready for my bridge to manly beach race now Im entered in the 50+ fossils on plastic category :lol: no chance against racing ski glass.

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Re: if your plastic is depressed

#2 Post by Ads22 » Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:28 am

Pretty cool! Could have used for my old Reload, had a little bow underneath. Will have to keep in mind for any future issues.
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Re: if your plastic is depressed

#3 Post by Cubits » Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:45 am

That's exactly what i need for my GT atm, just to pop a bit out vehind the tackle pod.

Any excuse to hit bunnings.

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