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Old 04-19-2011, 11:58 AM
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Passing of Billy Pate.

I just read on another site Bill Pate passed away yesterday morning.
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Old 04-19-2011, 01:49 PM
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The man may be gone but the legend lives on.... RIP

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Most of his reels will probably outlive all of us. RIP
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Old 04-19-2011, 11:45 PM
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Sunrise, Sunset....

RIP Billy Pate. I bought a BP Tarpon Reel on sale. I'll use it in a couple of weeks and offer a toast.

Great teacher Great Innovator Learned a lot from reading his articles, books and watching the videos.

Tarpon will definitely swim easier now.

Cheers,

Eric
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