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Ultimate Rod and Reel Protection with VRX Fishing

Written on June 11, 2013 at 9:03 am, by

It’s a long time now that I’m searching for the ideal reel/rod sleeves  to protect my fishing gear, and that would fit all of my needs. This is what I think a sleeve should incorporate: Rod Sleeves Not made out of plastic mesh, because they scratch the rods finish in time I would prefer a  ..continue reading »

Rotating guides on a Kistler rod… :D

Written on January 17, 2013 at 2:03 pm, by

If somebody put me up to finding this rods problem, I wouldn’t have guessed in 1000 years… I could’ve never have thought that this could happen to any rod whatsoever, it being custom or not… The owner left the rod at my shop, because it had some splinters, and wanted them patched up. After a  ..continue reading »

“Factory Made” – St.Croix Avid AVS70ULF2

Written on July 20, 2012 at 9:56 am, by

As I promissed, I’m back with information about some factory made rods that end up at my shop. Today we’re having a  St.Croix AVID AVS70ULF rod. It’s length doesn’t really excite me… My preferences are up to 6’6″ for the Ultra Light and the Light. Even though I’m not a fan of this length, I’m  ..continue reading »

“Factory Made” Project

Written on July 17, 2012 at 6:35 pm, by

You’ll ask what the… has gotten into me, but just wait and see. This is about future articles that will refer to factory made rods, that somehow end up in my shop. Nope… I’m not opening a factory. I’ll try to do my best to analise, subjectively, from my point of view, in what matters,  ..continue reading »