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#11626686 - 05/25/16 07:40 PM My first outing with repaired bamboo rod
2dogkayak Offline

Registered: 08/05/10
Posts: 185
I broke my rod last summer and sent it back for Tim Zietak to repair and give a new varnish job and thread re-wrap over the winter. It took seven months to repair.

This is my first trip out.

The rod is a Leonard 38DF 3/2 4 wt reproduction.

Here is a video:

Edited by 2dogkayak (05/25/16 07:43 PM)

#11627201 - 05/25/16 10:59 PM Re: My first outing with repaired bamboo rod [Re: 2dogkayak]
banker-always fishing Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 40195
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nice fish. Looks like your rod was repaired well. cheers

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#11627435 - 05/26/16 07:32 AM Re: My first outing with repaired bamboo rod [Re: 2dogkayak]
Ruffhouse Offline

Registered: 06/16/12
Posts: 98
Loc: Lake Lewisville, TX
That is a great way to break it in.

When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth -Sherlock Holmes

#11627485 - 05/26/16 08:06 AM Re: My first outing with repaired bamboo rod [Re: 2dogkayak]
Lloyd5 Offline
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Registered: 06/02/14
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Loc: Bosque County, Texas
I imagine the wait was worth it!
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