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1st Rod Building Workshop Full

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Category: Saltwater Fishing
Forum Name: Rod Building
Forum Description: Rod building chat here
Printed Date: 21 Sep 2020 at 5:54am

Topic: 1st Rod Building Workshop Full
Posted By: Fishinmad1
Subject: 1st Rod Building Workshop Full
Date Posted: 10 Aug 2015 at 4:13pm
Hi all, all spaces are now full for my first rod building workshop, I will look at running another one in late October if you wish to register send me a pm so I can put your name down.
Regards Keith

Posted By: Fishinmad1
Date Posted: 21 Aug 2015 at 2:10pm
Hi all I am changing the format if you wish to attend send me a pm 

Venue Edmonton Scout Group Hall
Coletta Lane Te Atatu South of Vadanovich Rd
Saturday September 12 2015
·         2 x 3hr sessions
·         Cost gold coin donation for each session to cover venue hire
·         Saturday mornings 9.00am - 12.00pm
·         Session One
·         Meet and Greet
·         Discuss with Keith what you are wanting to build
·         Discuss Blank construction. Materials used, actions, show some examples.
·         Tools needed to make your own rod, make up rod rolling jig
·         Select blank for style of fishing
·         Show and offer blank and components to be purchased
·         Select and discuss components for build-up. discuss options
·         Discuss guides, frames styles, guide sizing, ring materials, guide placements
·         Session two 2-3 weeks after session one to allow time to purchase materials.
·         Assembly of components. Epoxy used. Backbone alignment etc.
·         Threads, makers, sizes and types, colours
·         Binding guides. guide preparation, show trimming, guide alignment
·         Basic Diamond wrap. Spacing etc. Discuss colour preservers. Thread epoxies. Show application. Bubble removal etc.

Posted By: Fishinmad1
Date Posted: 07 Sep 2015 at 8:16pm
Hi all if anyone wants to come and check out the rod building workshop, this Saturday morning, just send me a pm.

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