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Doc Ski Weave Jig
Hey everyone,I'm looking at buying the 100 thread count jig.Was wondering how durable the jig is,and if there is any pictures showing the jig in use?

Started Nov 28th, 2009 at 7:21am by mitch3 (Ex Member)
5 6677 Last Post Jun 7th, 2017 at 8:31am
By: Owen Dare
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First time to weave
This will be my first try at weaving and all I want to do is put a name and branch of service on the rod. How do I get this into a pattern?

Started Dec 4th, 2016 at 10:56am by oldnewbe
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I have used white as my wrap color a few times and when I finish coating my weave the thread wraps come through the wrap also the rod color is there anything I can do to have this not happen

Started Mar 21st, 2016 at 11:58pm by bass456
2 864 Last Post Mar 22nd, 2016 at 1:42pm
By: Owen Dare
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Tightening long design threads
I tried doing a weave of a Seattle Seahawks logo.  This leaves color threads (not sure of the terminology yet) that are quite long on top of the wrapping threads.  I completely lost control of those...

Started Apr 25th, 2015 at 2:59pm by Stan_MT
1 1179 Last Post Apr 26th, 2015 at 8:00am
By: Owen Dare
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Portable weaving station
Given that it's winter and my rod building room is now in the shed, I don't seem to venture out there so much, so I decided to set up a portable weaving station so I can work on a trestle table in the...

Started Jun 30th, 2013 at 3:01pm by Owen Dare
1 2428 Last Post Dec 5th, 2014 at 12:39am
By: Ben P
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rod wrappers??????????
   I'm currently working on a home made wrapper,it works ok,but not to effiecient.I'm looking to upgrade,kind of had the Pac-Bay RW3-XL in mind,but not sure.Ant suggestions,or comments are veryy welco...

Started Oct 26th, 2009 at 10:43am by mitch3 (Ex Member)
5 6082 Last Post Jun 15th, 2013 at 4:08pm
By: glassriverflyrods - Ex Member
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weaving red back spider
hi guys i am new here i have never had the chance of weaving any thing at all i been building for many yrs now
i would like to learn how to weave a red back spider or the other way was the seqeu...

Started Mar 27th, 2013 at 12:57pm by jimmy (Ex Member)
2 2356 Last Post Apr 5th, 2013 at 12:25pm
By: jimmy - Ex Member
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keeping it straight
I'm in the process of laying out the the design threads for my first multi layer weave, it has 3 layers and from my understanding each layer of thread is layed on top of the previous layer. Is that c...

Started Mar 1st, 2013 at 11:12am by David T (Ex Member)
1 1941 Last Post Mar 1st, 2013 at 5:13pm
By: Owen Dare
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Hello everyone, old dawg learning new tricks here in south florida. Done a few weaves in the past mainly fairly simple one color designs, lettering and such. No biggie right. Now i want to learn to do...

Started Feb 26th, 2013 at 3:14pm by David T (Ex Member)
2 1644 Last Post Feb 26th, 2013 at 11:17pm
By: David T - Ex Member
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Creek Creations Polyester thread test
Recently I found a source of polyester thread that has a range to rival madeira and is priced extremely well.
For those of us in Australia, Madeira can be a little hard to get and is priced at be...

Started Aug 13th, 2012 at 10:34am by Owen Dare
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By: Owen Dare
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Thread Sizes
Okay, I have seen a few references to thread brands and types.  What I don't know is what size to use on a small rod.  An ultralight or smaller fly rod.
I used D size for my name but seemed a bit...

Started Mar 7th, 2010 at 2:12am by Allan (Ex Member)
3 8767 Last Post Mar 8th, 2010 at 12:58pm
By: Owen Dare
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Weave Jig
Does anyone have plans for a homemade weaving jig?  I want to make my own but can't find any plans.  Most of the photos I find are not clear enough to determine a construction method. Any help would b...

Started Oct 10th, 2009 at 9:08am by Rick D (Ex Member)
2 2838 Last Post Oct 10th, 2009 at 11:55am
By: Owen Dare
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Re: How to use a simple weaving jig - by Doc Ski
I am making my own weaving jig and have a question when I go to make the lines for the thread it says 12 marks to an inch,can someone please explain that to me how do you get 12 marks to an inch. Than...

Started Oct 4th, 2009 at 1:33am by JOE (Ex Member)
1 2146 Last Post Oct 4th, 2009 at 8:53am
By: Owen Dare
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How to start a color weave
Hi, after a long time, I decide to make a color weave (my first one). I found an image with a tiger and I design it with two colors. Black and orange. My problem is I don't know who to put the threads...

Started May 28th, 2009 at 7:18pm by fiesta
4 6052 Last Post May 29th, 2009 at 6:07pm
By: fiesta
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Bream weave
Hi guys,can you help with a bream weave, just the out-line of the bream with all the fin's i wish to do,as i"m just starting out with weaving.

Started May 9th, 2009 at 7:47pm by poppen (Ex Member)
8 5672 Last Post May 24th, 2009 at 5:02pm
By: Raymond Adams - Ex Member
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Metalic Thread
Question for Charlie or any other person out there who uses metalic thread all the time.
How do you stop the thread from unravalling?  So far I have done 2 weaves in matalic and in both cases the...

Started Nov 4th, 2007 at 11:29am by Sandyd (Ex Member)
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By: Sandy D - Ex Member
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Wrapping thread tension
I'm thinking that on multi-layer weaves, that I may be my own worst enemy. I think that I may be using FAR too much tension while wrapping, and this makes it more difficult to maintain, and later pack...

Started Mar 24th, 2009 at 10:44pm by Ken M (Ex Member)
7 6567 Last Post Apr 16th, 2009 at 9:23am
By: woodsnwaterjcd - Ex Member
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What weave to use
Hi all i am building my daughter a popping rod for her birthday and will do the butt wrap as a chevron rainbow. What weave would look good with that butt wrap.

Started Mar 23rd, 2009 at 11:06am by rodbuilder (Ex Member)
10 6703 Last Post Mar 27th, 2009 at 7:25pm
By: Owen Dare
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