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by 470Nitro
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: Its been a while
Replies: 0
Views: 948

Its been a while

Great weather for a peddle, took the boy out on the weekend in the Oasis. Caught a few small ones around Beachlands https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181023/62d11f0a0c071dd70ecf2548c4f8fc33.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181023/66119e418208df66d48338fa2ef06c9c.jpg Sent from my iPhone using ...
by 470Nitro
Sun Sep 24, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1738

Re: Rod blanks

Too long!
by 470Nitro
Sat Sep 23, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1738

Re: Rod blanks

yea, still have the Hobie. I've moved to Beachlands so closer to get out fishing, trick is finding time that matches decent weather. CTS is eyewatering expensive, which is why I went to Synit for my last 2, service is also better. Custom rods are definitely not cheaper than buying factory or K Labs ...
by 470Nitro
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1738

Re: Rod blanks

Other option is CTS on the north shore
http://ctsfishing.com/
by 470Nitro
Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1738

Re: Rod blanks

awondering wrote:
470Nitro wrote:
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:54 pm
http://www.synit.co.nz/main.html
The website is out of date but they make great blanks
Not sure they make blanks though mate
Ive bought a few off them, but they do focus on finished / custom rods
by 470Nitro
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rod blanks
Replies: 13
Views: 1738

Re: Rod blanks

http://www.synit.co.nz/main.html
The website is out of date but they make great blanks

by 470Nitro
Fri Sep 18, 2015 4:40 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Rod Restoration
Replies: 17
Views: 2360

Re: Rod Restoration

Looks great!
by 470Nitro
Mon Jul 06, 2015 11:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: rod guides
Replies: 2
Views: 434

Re: rod guides

Try Greg at gofish on the Northshore or order some from Mudhole.com.
by 470Nitro
Sun Jun 28, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: is anyone using magnets for mounting stuff?
Replies: 15
Views: 2138

Re: is anyone using magnets for mounting stuff?

Just received a magnetic mounting base from the fishfinder guys linked above. It looks well made and the magnet is super strong. Cost all up including shipping compares well with trying to build your own from local magnet suppliers. Did some basic testing and i think it will work really well. Will g...
by 470Nitro
Mon Jun 01, 2015 3:02 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Double Fishing Kayak Hobie MirageDrive For Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1492

Re: Double Fishing Kayak Hobie MirageDrive For Sale

Is this boat still for sale and can I come view?
I'm in Botany, but happy to travel around.

Regards
H
by 470Nitro
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:50 pm
Forum: Rigging and Rigged Kayaks
Topic: Getting there, Hobie style..
Replies: 18
Views: 3518

Re: Getting there, Hobie style..

Adv16 is an awesome boat, love mine.
by 470Nitro
Wed Jan 28, 2015 11:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: broken arm
Replies: 10
Views: 981

Re: broken arm

+1 on getting a Hobie.
by 470Nitro
Sat Nov 15, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: The joys of hands free fishing
Replies: 4
Views: 2992

The joys of hands free fishing

by 470Nitro
Sat Sep 13, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: NEW HOBIE OUTBACK
Replies: 2
Views: 1865

Re: NEW HOBIE OUTBACK

Really like the new seat, too bad it wont retro fit to the older models


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by 470Nitro
Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:38 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: Big snapper on a Pro Angler
Replies: 7
Views: 2874

Big snapper on a Pro Angler



Nice video!
by 470Nitro
Thu Jul 17, 2014 6:37 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: Mirage Pro Angler 17T
Replies: 5
Views: 2562

Re: Mirage Pro Angler 17T

My Hobie Adventure is just as stable as any of the other similar sized yaks. Go try one of the boats, that mirage drive is awesome!


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by 470Nitro
Fri May 23, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Members
Topic: Another Saffa on the Shore
Replies: 10
Views: 1182

Re: Another Saffa on the Shore

Welcome to Nz


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by 470Nitro
Wed Apr 16, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anything I should buy while in South Africa?
Replies: 16
Views: 690

Re: Anything I should buy while in South Africa?

Where in SA are you going? Braid, jigs & lures, terminal tackle should all be a bit cheaper than here, if only due to the exchange rate.
by 470Nitro
Mon Feb 24, 2014 7:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: What's ur ideal soft bait set
Replies: 25
Views: 1074

Re: What's ur ideal soft bait set

Custom CTS blank with JM Arrester 250 baitcaster is my current favourite
by 470Nitro
Mon Feb 17, 2014 9:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: beached orca at orere point
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: beached orca at orere point

Nice to meet you out there Carl.

cheers
470Nitro