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Old 01-31-2001, 04:36 PM
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RE:Un-stucking ferrules

A few cases where my ferrule got stuck...

a) 30-ish pound tidewater chinook on an 8wt single hander landed, released - couldn't get the rod apart before work so I had to drive with it partially out the window
b) replacement half after rod breakage never fit right, any use without a separating agent on this rod is risky
c) used the 9wt striper rod without ferrule treatment for a long time and one day it got stuck bigtime

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