Craftversa, a dream realised...

Just built or restored a cane rod or need some advise then let us know in here.
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Paul F
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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Paul F » Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:20 pm

I have had a waggle of this, and I can confirm it is stunning, he’s a clever bloke our Crucian :Wink:

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Eddy Pools
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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Eddy Pools » Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:39 pm

That's beautiful

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by PershoreHarrier » Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:44 pm

An absolutely tremendous effort - hard to beat making something yourself that you have always wanted.

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Shed_Monkey » Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:09 pm

A very nice build - clean cane and some lovely cork... well done indeed :Hat:

Looking forward to the christening thread next :Thumb:

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Luga00
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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Luga00 » Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:57 pm

Fantastic! Looking forward to seeing photos of its first capture.
Russ

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Beresford » Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:16 pm

Corr that's lovely. Very understated and beautiful.
The Split Cane Splinter Group

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Dendrobaena » Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:26 pm

Paul F wrote:
Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:20 pm
I have had a waggle of this, and I can confirm it is stunning, he’s a clever bloke our Crucian :Wink:
I wholeheartedly agree Paul. It is a truly stunning piece of work. :Thumb:
"Try to learn something about everything and everything about something."

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Chavender » Wed Dec 20, 2017 11:27 pm

truly a thing of beauty
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Tench Dreamer
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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Tench Dreamer » Wed Dec 20, 2017 11:32 pm

Craftversa ... the rod of dreams ! We here so much . Our hero Bernard Venables used one and nothing else for coarse fishing . 11ft two piece all round rod...I can see why

To those of you who make these replicas I truly take my hat off .. such skill .

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Re: Craftversa, a dream realised...

Post by Crucian » Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:07 am

Thank you Gentlemen, it's very much appreciated.

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