Bro's-Birthday Present

Discussion in 'Fishing Rod Review' started by Flamekeeper, Jul 23, 2008.

  1. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    GUSA, 8'6" B85 MegaMag , 20-40 , 1-5oz
    ATC titanium nitride casting guides, Blue frames- Holo rings.
    30-25-20-16-12-10-10-8/10 tip.
    underwraps- #A Gudebrod Lemon Yellow nylon; Royal blue metallic.
    overwraps-#D Gudebrod Lemon Yellow nylon; Royal Blue metallic.
    Tigerwrap-#D Gudebrod Lemon Yellow nylon; Royal Blue metallic.
    14" Rear grip, AVA Laminated silver/Black.
    8" Forgrip , "" "".
    ALPS Triangle reel seat / Silver
    Polished Alum Butt Cap / Silver/Brass ring.



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    I finaly got the Butt section complete,It took long enough:eek:oooh: man this took a pain stakingly long time..

    I'll finish the Top next week and post the pics here.

    Hope you Guys like it,
    My brother is a big nascar fan ;and His Man is none other than -
    Jimmy Johnson and the #48 Monte Carlo
     

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  2. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    Heres a couple more with a few more to come:wink:
     

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  3. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    I wish there was a way to post all these at one time.:smile2:
     

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  4. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    couple more post and I'll be done:smile2:
     

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  5. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    This is all of them untill I get the top done. Kenny
     

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  6. catfishcrazy256

    catfishcrazy256 New Member

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    Awsome looking rod ! :cool2:
     
  7. Coloman

    Coloman New Member

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    Good job Kenny!
    Where did you get all of those tiny decals?
     
  8. catfish kenny

    catfish kenny New Member

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    bueatiful-man you do good work!
     
  9. psychomekanik

    psychomekanik New Member

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    That Is gorgeous. What does a rod like that cost?
     
  10. Katfishing Cajun

    Katfishing Cajun New Member

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    I've been wondering where you've been! I know now! That has to be one of the finest rods I've ever seen! And I don't even watch racing! Good to see you again buddy!
     
  11. bluejay

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    Great looking rod there Kenny. You got some talent!! Bro ought to be preety proud of that. How about a Tony stewart rod? LOL
     
  12. metalman

    metalman Well-Known Member

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    Kenny,
    Again some fabulous work. You should definitely give up your day job...W
     
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  14. catfish slick

    catfish slick New Member

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    Dam kenny, your brother is one lucky Dude, That is to purity to get all slimy, that should be hanging over the fire place for every one to admire. Great job Man, you do beautiful work.
     
  15. JimmyJonny

    JimmyJonny Well-Known Member

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    Absolutely beautiful...nuff said !!

    -Jim-
     
  16. dougc

    dougc Active Member

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    Looks too nice to fish with-That sucker needs to be in a display case!
     
  17. catfish98054

    catfish98054 New Member

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    man thats beautiful, i wrap some for myself but nothing like that bet it makes your bro smile real BIG
     
  18. FLATHEAD STEVE

    FLATHEAD STEVE New Member

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    AWsome job Kenny!!! Hey my birthday is in December:smile2:
     
  19. Flamekeeper

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    Thanks to all for the comments on this rod.Its been the roughest one yet..over 40 hrs in the handle assembly alone thats including drying time.
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    Colo man/Bill; ( Model cars ):wink:
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    psycho/Mark; over 6 bls.:eek:oooh: No joke..but prices can drop quick when you go to other components & blanks..
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    Shane ,thanks you sir. Man I have been working sunup-sundown,trying to catch up, this past winter hurt my funds bad..:crazy:
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    J.C. ; Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart is coming soon...LOL:cool2:
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    Thanks Winston;; Hows it been Bro? Been catching any fish lately?.
    I have been thinking about building a web-site and getting a little business started up.But in the mean time I'm going to have to keep the company going..I'll probably build full time when I retire..:cool2::smile2:
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    Phillip; My Bro just might do that,,lol..along with all the rest of the nascar collectibles he has on 3 walls.:eek:oooh: you wouldn't believe it if you saw it.LOL...


    thanks again Bro's Kenny
     
  20. Flamekeeper

    Flamekeeper New Member

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    Cannot open page 1, is anybody else having this problem?.trying to find out which pics I posted..