Dan Craft 5wt

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  1. baldface

    baldface New Member

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    Anyone out there want to build me a 9' 5wt. 4pc. Dan craft FT. I would love to do it myself, but just don't have time and ice off is just around the corner up here in BC.

    Thanks
     
  2. luckybalbowa

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    I would do it for ya, but I'm way out here in utard.

    let me know how it turns out for you. I have been dying to try out a dancraft myself.
     
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    you will like the rod. Dan is a great guy too.
     
  4. Matthew Joyce

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    I'll be building a Dan Craft 9'6" 6wt 4pc. Sig V or the 5wt Sig V within the next couple weeks. This winter I built a 9' 7wt. 4 pc FT (907-4 FT). Are you building the Sig V or FT? The 7wt. FT is a really fast powerful rod and could throw a 10 weight line without breaking a sweat.
     
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    My favorite rod. So good that I have two. Both are built up with SF ceramics.
     
  7. Ned Wright

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    I might be willing to do it, but it would only be my second build. If you are interested pm me.

    Ned
     
  8. riverdog

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    I can build it for you. I have built many rods--several on Dan Craft blanks. I'd be happy to email photos of some of my rods. Email me at jatoynbee@hotmail.com to talk specifics.

    Thanks,

    Andrew Toynbee
     
  9. James Mello

    James Mello Inventor of the "closed eye conjecture"

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    I'm available for such a task too... please feel to call my cell 253 222 2342 or PM me.
     
  10. Ned Wright

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    Did I mention that I will do it for free, for a chance to build another rod, I am a detail kind of guy....oh well

    Ned
     
  11. baldface

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    Hey Guys

    Thanks for all the interest. My local shop owner has talked me into building the rod myself with him overseeing the build. Who knows, I might get into this building your own thing. It sounds like it can get addicting.

    Jim
     
  12. James Mello

    James Mello Inventor of the "closed eye conjecture"

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    Good luck! Rodbuilding is a great hobby and is most certainly addicting! :)
     

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