Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

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RSG
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Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by RSG » Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:37 am

Here's a couple of fly reels I made for my father and I for this years trip to Labrador for Atlantics.

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Thanks for looking
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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by NP317 » Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:20 am

Beautiful work!
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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by GlennW » Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:43 pm

I always like seeing your work.

You are definitely a real craftsman.
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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by steamin10 » Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:31 pm

Thanks for posting. Inspirational!
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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by Harold_V » Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:11 pm

Nice!
Wish you had posted larger pictures so we could see the fine detail. Your work is always worthy of being viewed critically.

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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by RSG » Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:54 pm

Thanks for the comments guys.

Here you go Harold! :lol:

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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by Harold_V » Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:35 am

Thanks. I'm not the least bit disappointed. :wink:

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Re: Custom Spey reels for Dad and I

Post by warmstrong1955 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:04 am

As usual, beautiful craftsmanship!

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