Bank sticks

Made some other form of traditional fishing tackle.
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Harry H
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Bank sticks

Post by Harry H » Mon Apr 21, 2014 7:59 pm

A couple of bank sticks to go with the rod rest I made a few weeks ago
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Thats as close as I want to get with the camera :Chuckle: I wanted them to match my mark 4 that Paul Cook restored for me.They are both made of split cane and they have red whippings and thats where the similararity ends still we have all got to start somewhere :Hat:
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Marc » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:02 pm

You'll be refurbishing Avocets before you know it, lovely those Harry...
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by LuckyLuca » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:24 pm

Cracking job Harry!
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Mark » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:27 pm

Very nice Harry.
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Snape » Mon Apr 21, 2014 10:48 pm

Well done. Really good job. :Hat:
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Robbi » Mon Apr 21, 2014 10:53 pm

Cracking :)

I like those a lot.
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by The Sweetcorn Kid » Tue Apr 22, 2014 3:44 pm

They look just the job, well done.
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Barbulus » Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:03 pm

Very very nice Harry. They will be a great addition and match with the refurbished rod too !. Really nice.

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Re: Bank sticks

Post by J.T » Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:17 pm

Very nice. :)
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Re: Bank sticks

Post by Hovis » Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:18 pm

Very nice Sir
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