Shikari 866

Discussion in 'Rod Building' started by graya, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. graya

    graya Junior member

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    i finally finished this rod i started on new years it's shikari 866 8'6" rated 10-17 i used american theme colors i did a flag and eagle on the split end and an american eagle on the for grip patterns from Billy's book i tried onother weave but the treads move when applied finished on it o well got keep trying to improve on them i used forcast alps blue guides and cork grips

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  2. rparham82

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    Holy crap man, that is some meticulous thread work. Wish I had the mental fortitude to sit down and do something like that. Cool rod, what are you using it for?
     

  3. graya

    graya Junior member

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    I will be using for live bait and plastics for calico bass

    Holy crap man, that is some meticulous thread work. Wish I had the mental fortitude to sit down and do something like that. Cool rod, what are you using it for?
     
  4. rparham82

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    Hope it kills them.
     
  5. feeder

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    Are the specs on that rod written in Japanese?
     
  6. graya

    graya Junior member

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    no i used a blood of dracula font.