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I need one of my baitcasters to be fixed. I've heard that Hayes Tackle is closed. Who repairs reels in the metro?

Brian

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redhooks

I think wayzata bait?
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1DIRTBALL

See Dick at Anglers Paradise in Anoka. Does a great job on repairs.

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Slugo

Yup Wayzata does do reels.

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Daze Off

Dick sold Angler's Paradise and is no longer there - it is now Angler's Action. I have been told that he moved his reel repair operation to Trail's End on Hwy 65 in Fridley.

He does do a good job - fixed and serviced all my reels last winter!

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Pannyraid

I second the vote for Trails End. Just had a shimano reel fixed there two weeks ago. Very reasonable.

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docwalleye88

What does it cost to tune a reel up? (Relube etc.)

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basser

Doc, I just had one done by Dick and it cost $20.00 , had it lubed with Hot Sauce. Really zings now. Quick turnaround also ,couple a days.

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Lost

Thanks for the word guys! I've been wanting to get my Pflueger worked on. I'll hafta drop my reel off tomorrow on the way home from work. Since the place is just 3 blocks from home it won't be much of a detour.

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jigginjim

There is a new places on highway 7.
Minnetonka outdoors it was tacke plus
on Lake street South Minneapolis. Moved
in april 04. Same guys fixing reels.

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GreggMelstrom

Reel Repair:
Hayes Tackle Plus was purchased and moved to a new location by Minnetonka Outdoors in Shorewood (by Excelsior & Lake Minnetonka). Same great reel repair technition- "Tom" but better organized and faster turn around times. Great new store to check out as well. You can mail reels in, drop them at the store or use a drop off point- Joe's Sporting Goods, Thorne Bros. or Capra's. Still an authorized warranty repair facility for Diawa, Shimano, Garcia, Penn & Zebco, and they work on any brand of reel. 19905 W. Highway 7, Shorewood 55331 or call 952-470-8800 for Info.

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