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I picked up a nice rod on the road between island lake and Duluth 8/30. Describe it if it's yours.

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jaws, welcome to FM!

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Jaws welcome and thanks for being thoughtfull and honest on this. While your signed up you might as well drop a post every once in a while.

Were you fishing before you found it or just happen to be driving by? Just curious if you had a fishing report of how ya did?

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Welcome to the forum. Good to see somebodys willing to find and post. Good luck in your fishing.

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Jaws welcome and thanks for being thoughtful and honest on this. While your signed up you might as well drop a post every once in a while.

Were you fishing before you found it or just happen to be driving by? Just curious if you had a fishing report of how ya did?


Wow, thanks guys for the great welcome!

I was on my way to Proctor for the stock car races when I found the rod. I really hope the owner See's this because it's a expensive set up. I'll be putting it in the Duluth news paper as well.

I live in Tower and spend some time on the big-v, so I have room in my rod locker for another rod but, the person that lost it would be out a lot of money not to mention that it could be his favorite rod! And I have to be honest about it and give the person a chance at getting it back.

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Welcome Jaws, and thanks for helping someone out.

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Jaws post it at Chalstroms and Fishermans Corner. If you cant you can e-mail me the exacts and Ill get it up to those shops.

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Jaws

welcome to the forum. Was it a muskie combo, a kid that I work with at GM lost one on his way to Island about that time.

thanks

Sam

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Jaws- Was there a reel on it?

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Jaws- Was there a reel on it?


Yes there was.

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I did lose a rod about two weeks ago. It was a guide series pro select rod 7' MH with a Abu Garcia 6600C3 reel and it also had a rod sock on it. If it is mine let me know or shoot me an email at hols0094@d.umn.edu

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I did lose a rod about two weeks ago. It was a guide series pro select rod 7' MH with a Abu Garcia 6600C3 reel and it also had a rod sock on it. If it is mine let me know or shoot me an email at


buckmaster32, I have you're fishing pole cool.gif. Give me a call so we can arrange a way to get it back to you. 218-780-9379

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Jaws, let me be the first to say your an honorable person for returning this equipment. Many would have celebrated their luck in finding it and put it in the rod rack at home. Hats off to you.

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welcome to the forum. Was it a muskie combo, a kid that I work with at GM lost one on his way to Island about that time.

thanks

I would like you to give me a call also, 21-780-9379

Sam


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Great job Jaws!

For those who use rod socks make sure you strap them rods down. All those socks do is turn your rods into kites. I quit using them for this reason unless Im putting the rods in the rod lockers.

Im glad you guys got your rods back.

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Very nice Jaws! grin.gifgrin.gif

Finns.

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That is too cool! Rock on!

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Jaws, let me be the first to say your an honorable person for returning this equipment. Many would have celebrated their luck in finding it and put it in the rod rack at home. Hats off to you.


I ditto spares sentiments. You're the man Jaws. Junky......

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Wow guy's thanks cool.gif I guess it does pay to be honest!

I guess I looked at it this way, the person that lost the rod I'm sure was pretty bummed out when he noticed it was gone. I sure would have been! frown.gif It's great that we found the owner and made another fishing buddy happy, that's what life's about. ( I'm sure some of you guy's asked around also, so hat's off to yous also for the help! ) Until next time, Good luck fishing and take care!

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Jaws, a tip of the hat to you.

Steve your not kidding about the rod socks catching air. I just about lost 4 rods combos in my Ready Rig rod bag.

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Stand up guy in my book!!

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Anyone find that 16' Lund that I lost with the 125hp 4-stroke? grin.gif

Nice work Jaws, and welcome to the forum. What a way to make a grand entrance!

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There is NO WAY Jaws could feel as good about finding/scoring a lost rod and reel as he does finding the owner and handing it back. We should all be so lucky to be on either end of this "transaction".

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There is NO WAY Jaws could feel as good about finding/scoring a lost rod and reel as he does finding the owner and handing it back. We should all be so lucky to be on either end of this "transaction".


Very true.

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I think Jaws should get the FM'er of the year award!

Good going Jaws!

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