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11 2/3 Euro nymph rod

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#1 steeldrifter


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Posted 05 April 2018 - 09:56 AM



11' 2/3wt nymph rod for a customer that requested it be more on the subtle looking side.

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#2 Dave G.

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Posted 05 April 2018 - 10:29 AM

I like the narrow trim. That's how I like to do them sometimes too, gives it kind of a classy classic look. Though lately I've been doing between 5 and 7 wraps for the trim and 3-4 on the size 1 guides. Course I'm not trying to satisfy a customer just myself LOL.  Nice rod as always !!

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#3 mikechell


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Posted 05 April 2018 - 04:45 PM

Interesting look.  Line guides just sticking out of the blank (invisible wraps) ... I can't quite decide if I like it or not.  (I think I do)

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