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#11590748 - 05/08/16 10:03 PM WTB Broken H2O mettles
RJF1423 Offline
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I have a couple of H2O mettles that needs parts. One of them is missing the side plate. I was hoping that someone else might have a couple of mettles laying around that are broken or unused that I can tear apart for parts.
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#11590829 - 05/08/16 11:22 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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I have one that I would sell for $10.

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#11590834 - 05/08/16 11:29 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
RJF1423 Offline
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#11593320 - 05/09/16 10:01 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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#11593838 - 05/10/16 08:45 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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I have one with a missing sideplate as well. That is a HUGE design flaw. I was fishing Tawakoni this past weekend and off comes the side, falls overboard, and I watch it sink before I could reach down and grab it. That button on the side is a bad thing to release it.

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#11593840 - 05/10/16 08:46 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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I need a sideplate as well if you find any extra ones...

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#11593939 - 05/10/16 09:41 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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There's a guy in Euless that is selling 4 of them for $20 a piece. He doesn't want to ship otherwise I would have bought them all. His ad should be on the first couple if pages.


I love these reels but I agree. The side plate shouldn't be so easy to take off. This is the second one that it's happened.
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#11593945 - 05/10/16 09:45 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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I am just going to keep that other one for parts and tape the other 3 or 4 that I have to ensure it doesn't happen again. I wish H2) would recall and replace those reels for that reason, but the more they fall apart, the more they can sell. I wont buy any more with that button I assure you.

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#11596513 - 05/11/16 10:47 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
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#11596969 - 05/11/16 01:52 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
ICFISH Offline
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Registered: 07/07/09
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I have two working ones that I will sell for 50 for the pair tyd

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#11599125 - 05/12/16 11:27 AM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
Nathan "Bull" Montgomery Offline
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FYI you could just take it back to Academy and get a new one. Just sayin.

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#11599217 - 05/12/16 12:07 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
DAN-O Offline
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Will Academy exchange them with parts missing? If so, I would take all 4 that I have back and swap them for reels that don't have the buttons.

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#11599925 - 05/12/16 05:18 PM Re: WTB Broken H2O mettles [Re: RJF1423]
RJF1423 Offline
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The manager at my local academy is a scrooge. He hardly lets you return anything.
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