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#11367259 - 01/24/16 04:41 PM Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area?
Brazos Bass Cat Offline
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Registered: 04/17/06
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Loc: Benbrook/Granbury/Whitney/Stil...
I've heard that APT does it. Any feedback on the quality and turn around time? Anyone else doing it? Thanks
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#11367319 - 01/24/16 05:02 PM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
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Registered: 05/12/05
Posts: 1777
Loc: Granbury
Chase, John Penner does it. His number is 817-597-8273
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#11367340 - 01/24/16 05:14 PM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
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Thanks Bill
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#11367650 - 01/24/16 07:11 PM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
361V Offline
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Registered: 11/21/08
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Loc: somervell county
APT's guy fixed a Dobyns rod for me a few weeks ago. Quality: good. Speed: not so good. Took about 2 1/2 weeks for an eyelet replacement. No big deal if the time does not matter. Drop off & pick up @ APT. Price was more than fair.


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#11367884 - 01/24/16 08:16 PM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
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Yeah that's way too long. Alvarado Custom Tackle had tips done while I wait and guides done in a day or 2. Any other local options?
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#11368221 - 01/24/16 11:41 PM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
Macgruber Offline
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Registered: 08/01/11
Posts: 166
Loc: Not Dallas
I know a guy that does them out of his garage:
Frank 817-994-0179
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#11368289 - 01/25/16 06:17 AM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
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Registered: 02/21/04
Posts: 2522
Loc: MANSFIELD, TEXAS, USA
Easy fix. Just get new tip or eye, superglue, a little epoxy, and you are in business. Glue the tip or eye on, and dab a little epoxy on it. Use a box to hold the rod and spin it slowly for 30 min to keep epoxy evenly distributed. If you just let it sit, epoxy will form a drop in downward side.

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#11368302 - 01/25/16 06:45 AM Re: Rod Repairs in Fort Worth Area? [Re: Brazos Bass Cat]
JWalls Offline
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Registered: 11/26/14
Posts: 115
Loc: Glen Rose
Cody over in Stephenville has fixed two of mine and did an excellent job. Turn around was two days. Could not tell which eye he had replaced on a GLX after he was finished. Bought one of my favorite rods from him also.
Javabone's Custom Rods

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