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Mini paint roller fishing reel

Woodlander

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Needed a fishing reel so I made one :)
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old mini paint roller, the insert from a sponge roller. 2 big plastic washers and some metal odds and sods. Needs must and I dont own a reel and cant afford one at present. Try it out for casting ability etc, later on.
 

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Shit job..... just broke!







sorry for laughing but that comment tickle me :sneaky: back to the drawing board mate. Can't promis you Jon but if you give me a couple of days I will have a look in the shed and see if I have a spare on kicking about . No garantees mate. If I do then it's yours mate
 
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Woodlander

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sorry for laughing but that comment tickle me :sneaky: back to the drawing board mate. Can't promis you Jon but if you give me a couple of days I will have a look in the shed and see if I have a spare on kicking about . No garantees mate. If I do then it's yours mate
Thanks buddy. Im good i will make one on the lathe and see how it goes
 

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Going to use the frame but replace the plastic reel with a wooden one. In the meantime got myself one o these.
 
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