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: recent rod build


Jim Miller
09-18-2007, 09:34 AM
trying to finish this 8wt 9'-6" Sage SP in time for the boneclave. Still have strippers to finish.
custom grip
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7d739b3127ccebcc12a657d0e00000026108AYtGjJo1ctu
ferrell
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7d739b3127ccebcc12a437d2800000026108AYtGjJo1ctu
snake
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7d739b3127ccebcc115da3d3600000026108AYtGjJo1ctu

JimW
09-18-2007, 01:02 PM
Diggin the burled cork grip - looks great.

flyjkol
09-18-2007, 09:23 PM
very cool...
looks proffessional but with more character...

Jim Miller
09-18-2007, 10:07 PM
Thanks....
just another diversion from real work. :Eyecrazy:

FishHawk
09-21-2007, 06:57 AM
Nice work Jim . I'm going to build a two handed T&T rod this Winter. Rod building is a great hobby. FishHawk

tight-lines
09-27-2007, 08:17 PM
very,very nice .
Have you ever used tru oil to finish Burl cork? looks pretty snazzy

Jim Miller
10-09-2007, 05:30 PM
finally finished her up.

garnet thread & silver trim

feather inlay
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7ce28b3127ccebe70d3e307fc00000026108AYtGjJo1ctu

strippers
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7ce28b3127ccebe70d3e707f800000026108AYtGjJo1ctu
http://im1.shutterfly.com/procserv/47b7ce28b3127ccebe70d3fe86d100000026108AYtGjJo1ctu