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#11228166 - 11/16/15 08:24 PM Some new glass
Just Fish Offline
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Registered: 12/30/08
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Loc: Smithson Valley, TX
Here are a few of the recent builds done on Blue Halo fiberglass blanks.
First up is a So-Blue 8' 5wt
Black Pearl Recoil guides, Carbon Fiber Grip, White silk thread,







Next are Twins. 7'6" 3wts on Blue Halo Charcoal glass blank.
Winn charcoal grip, Black Pearl recoil guides, Charcoal thread wraps.





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#11228207 - 11/16/15 08:36 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
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Sweeeet!
Great photographs too!
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#11228312 - 11/16/15 09:21 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
Dtheg Offline
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Registered: 05/28/14
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Loc: Wylie, Tx
Very Kool
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#11228334 - 11/16/15 09:29 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: Capt. Mac]
Just Fish Offline
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Originally Posted By: Capt. Mac
Sweeeet!
Great photographs too!


Thanks
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#11228407 - 11/16/15 10:22 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
robert hunter Offline
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The blue is really slick fantastic work on them both!
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#11228646 - 11/17/15 07:11 AM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
jasoniam Offline
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Man that is some good work!! I like it!
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#11228769 - 11/17/15 07:59 AM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
txmark1959 Offline
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Registered: 07/19/12
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Loc: Onalaska, TX
very nice......good job
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#11228924 - 11/17/15 08:59 AM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
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Registered: 04/04/14
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Loc: Brenham, TX
Wow, those look awesome, something to really be proud of thumb

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#11229199 - 11/17/15 11:10 AM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
Jerry Hamon Offline
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Registered: 12/31/06
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Loc: Van Alstyne, TX USA
KILLIN ME!!!

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#11229323 - 11/17/15 12:12 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: Jerry Hamon]
Just Fish Offline
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Originally Posted By: Jerry Hamon
KILLIN ME!!!
Jerry the 3wt has you written all over it
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#11230632 - 11/18/15 05:04 AM Re: Some new glass [Re: Just Fish]
tw1st3d5 Offline
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Registered: 06/30/15
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Loc: Georgetown, TX
Those look sweet! How does the carbon fiber grip do once it gets wet? I've been really looking hard at the Blue Halo 5wt and 7wt lately.

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#11232080 - 11/18/15 06:39 PM Re: Some new glass [Re: tw1st3d5]
Just Fish Offline
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Registered: 12/30/08
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Loc: Smithson Valley, TX
Originally Posted By: tw1st3d5
Those look sweet! How does the carbon fiber grip do once it gets wet? I've been really looking hard at the Blue Halo 5wt and 7wt lately.



It doesn't get slippery at all. I've been making and using for years. All of my personal rods have them.
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