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Monthly Archives: January 2012

SOXY and the Spool :)

Written on January 30, 2012 at 5:23 pm, by

I got my spool today from the post office. An original Pixy spool.  I’m as happy as I can be. There still is the matter of filling up the space between the spool margins and the reel’s margins for the original spool, which was a few millimetres wider. I’ll soon get my spacers and will  ..continue reading »

Project Soxy has begun :)

Written on January 29, 2012 at 1:54 pm, by

What is SOXY? SOXY is my future finesse casting reel. I’ll use it to cast for chub and lake trout. How efficient will it be for this type of fishing, I guess I’ll just have to find out. I’m saying I’ll just have to find out, because no one really says anything about the capabilities  ..continue reading »

Finesse bait casting spool?

Written on January 24, 2012 at 8:54 pm, by

Before you start drilling holes… consider you can calculate about how much weight you can save with simple mathematics. And of course read my experience, and see if it’s worth it. I’m getting a new Pixy spool anyway so there’s no harm done if I damage the spool if my old faithful Daiwa Sol. The  ..continue reading »

Do Boca bearings really make a difference.

Written on January 20, 2012 at 8:45 pm, by

You can read the article about Boca Bearings on http://fishinglifestyle.net/2012/02/boca-bearings-orange-seal-review-extreme-casting-distance/ , and decide for yourself if they actually make a difference. I think they do… Tweet

Blog opening – on river Mures, here in Arad, Romania

Written on January 9, 2012 at 7:55 pm, by

As Razvan sais. We had to get out to get some fresh air into our lungs, and eliminate tome overdue toxins accumulated in the recently passed holiday season. I barely made it out, considering I was sure I wouldn’t catch anything, so I delayed my escapade until 14 o’ clock. Razvan was already fishing for  ..continue reading »

Gallery is also fully functional

Written on January 9, 2012 at 7:48 pm, by

After lot of waiting, I finally managed to bring the site to a functional state. There are still a few bugs to solve, but now the gallery is fully functional http://asavacustom.com/en/gallery Tweet

Useful rodbuilding and lurebuilding links

Written on January 7, 2012 at 1:21 pm, by

Here you have a few of useful links regarding both rodbuilding and lurebuilding, with equipment that’s at everyones reach. Unfortunately so far the articles are in Romanian, but pictures might help you more than you think. I’ll try to translate them in the near future. Rodbuilding Rodbuilding – Trendul CUSTOM Montarea gripului unei lansete Montarea  ..continue reading »