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15 Ft Power-Drifter Fishing Boat, "Tiger Lily" #2: Change of Plans and Doing a Jig

01-18-2016 04:22 PM by Tomato | 5 comments »

Entry on 1/18/2016: Watching some Disney this weekend I have come up with a name. She will be called, “Tiger Lily”! After getting some quotes from the lumber yard it occurred to me that, since I can’t get 4×10’s, I will have to scarf more than one joint to get the planking and board lengths for the 16.5 footer. This will add significant extra cost with a lot of waste. I decided to go to the 15’ version and, even though I’m losing about two feet o...

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15 Ft Power-Drifter Fishing Boat, "Tiger Lily" #1: The plans are in!

01-15-2016 08:42 PM by Tomato | 5 comments »

Entry on 1/15/2016: Hi everyone! I am an avid steelhead fisherman in Southeast Michigan. The rivers down here are a little difficult to drift a float like I would prefer. It’s hard to get into a good hole due to lots of overgrowth on the banks and the majority of the river being private property. My solution is the Power-Drifter from Glen-L. It will allow me to slow my travel down the river, hotshot, fly fish, or drift with a spinning combo or centerpin. I will also get some good ...

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Ap wood

03-17-2014 06:09 PM by HardPine | 1 comment »

I cut all my pieces out for my rod holder and some prick broke the planer so not much to say except I have nothing to do for now

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hard pine and his rod

02-24-2014 07:12 PM by HardPine | 0 comments »

I have been making a fishing rod holder and have been trying to think of a way to decorate it. maybe lures or rod holders. have any ideas?

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Final Project

01-31-2014 10:08 AM by Pshi97 | 6 comments »

So I am building a fishing rod rack for myself, and I have a few concerns. First, I chose this project because I am an avid fisherman and am always in need of more storage for my rods. they are always in a cluster or piled in a corner. even if I attempt to organize them, they still get messed up. I am worried I will have trouble lining up the holes for the rod to fit in with the half circle up top. I believe I will be able to do it, but I am open for any suggestions. It will definitely be mor...

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Down and Dirty Fishing Pole Rack

12-05-2013 07:04 PM by A Slice of Wood Workshop | 0 comments »

I made a fishing pole rack that holds 7 poles. I go over construction detail as well as how this will be mounted on to the wall. Watch the video HERE and make sure to subscribe!

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Fish Out of Water - Intarsia Woodworking

04-04-2013 12:25 PM by Chris Mobley | 1 comment »

Fish Out of Water – Intarsia Woodworking Most everything that I do, I do with someone in mind and/or for some reason. I very rarely make something just to make it. I found a picture a while back that I really liked of a fish jumping up out of the water to catch a dragon-fly. What drew me to this design was the way the water seemed to splash right out of the frame over a log. I had it printed and held on to it until now. My brother-in-law had a band saw that he never used and it seem...

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Steam Bending #4: My First Bending Project is Completed!

10-19-2012 10:57 PM by Retsof | 3 comments »

The Nets are done and I’m really pleased with how they came out, this being my first attempt at steam bending or building my own net frames. Two of them will make nice gifts for my Dad and my Brother. Net#1: Walnut and Alder Hoop with a Walnut Handle. The inside diameter of the hoop is 9”x14” with an overall length of 21.5”. One of my hand made fly fishing lanyards is on the table behind the net. I fish with a lanyard to hold my fly fishing tools rather tha...

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Steam Bending #3: Steam Bending Trout Fishing Nets: Shaping and Finishing

10-18-2012 02:11 AM by Retsof | 2 comments »

It’s been a while since I posted my last update on this project and I’ve made a lot of progress. Once I got the basic shaping and sanding done, I had to stop until I found the net bags that I wanted to use on the frames. As of this week, I have everything I need to finish the nets, so here are some more photos to show you what I’ve done so far: Here is net #2 after bending, but before glue up. This photo gives a good look at how I pegged my circles to the melamine ba...

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Steam Bending #2: Steam Bending A Trout Fishing Net - Video Update

10-01-2012 03:19 PM by Retsof | 3 comments »

Here’s a video update on my steam bending project. Enjoy:

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