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  1. Reels and Reel Maintenance
    Reel started making this sound after I serviced it only happens under slight pressure goes away under heavy pressure. Any tips would be very appreciated. I don’t know if I missed a shim or something A link to the video on YouTube shorts
  2. Reels and Reel Maintenance
    I have a =/- 40 year old surf spinning reel that is in great shape and performs well for me. Want to keep it going partly for sentimental reasons. here's the problem: I cannot remove the cover pate to lube the gears because the slot on one very small, counter sunk screw is mashed. can't get at...
  3. The Striper Forum
    I have a +/- 40 year old Daiwa saltwater spinning reel, I think it is #4000 (emblem warn off). Still works great but I cannot get the metal side plate off to grease the gears. the plate is held on by 3 very small screws. the groove in one screw is mashed. The side plate has a curved rim so I...
  4. Hudson River
    Hi everyone. I have been bringing a 2002 Evinrude ETEC back to life after several years of non-use. Nick Roberti's is a great guy and seems to really know his stuff, but Kingston is just to far up (live in Monroe, keep the boat in Newburgh). I have had to pull it out twice already to have Nick...
  5. Upper Hudson River Striper Club
    My 9.9 force stopped running well last summer and i would like to get it looked at now so i don't miss stripers ... anyone know of a good mechanic in the ALbany area?? I was told of a guy named Kevin Boehlke in New Baltimore ... anybody know him??
  6. Upper Hudson River Striper Club
    My 1995 Key West CC has been used over it's life, and got beat up during Hurricane Irene. It has some dings, chunks missing, gelcoat issues and the bow took a good hit and has some cracking. Structurally the hull is sound, and my motor is good so I'd like to get it cleaned up. I'm not looking...
  7. Massachusetts
    anyone know how prompt they are with repair work? Sidenote, dmg'd reel when I hooked into something that went on a 40yd scream while I was standing on a jetty and pretty much took me down. Way more upset over losing the fish...
  8. Reels and Reel Maintenance
    looking for a true temper 945 reel schematic/ parts list. thanks
  9. California Aqueduct
    i was wondering,if anyone in victorville,has a rod repair shop,please anyone let me know
  10. Reels and Reel Maintenance
    Does anybody know if Penn, Shimano, Diawia, Okuma put on schools for reel service or repairs. I would like to start doing making repairs and servicing reels since one of our shops just closed in our area.
  11. Rods And Custom Rod Building
    Hey Guys. A very good friend of mine who lives in Eastern Pa, has a mid 1970's Fenwick salt water spinning rod that was a gift from his father as a kid. The guides are all broken, but the rod is otherwise in very good shape. He would like to have the guides replaced professionally, because of...
  12. Boaters Forum
    My buddy's boat was involved in the fire at the Mantaloking New Jersey (Trader's Cove) marina last week. He has insurance & is looking for a "local" quality contractor that does fiberglass / gelcoat refinishing. He also needs to replace the side glass windows of the cabin & requires someone to...
  13. Rods And Custom Rod Building
    I have a Penn Slammer that I've been using for wire line jigging and I need to replace a few of the guides. I need a tip and the 2nd guide. It seems like the repair is a pretty easy DIY job. What should I pick up as the tip and guide? Silicone Nitride? And can I get the supplies at Bass Pro or...
  14. Rods And Custom Rod Building
    Anyone in Bergen County or Keanburg area repair rod guides. thanks howard
  15. Upper Hudson River Striper Club
    Not got get off the subject. People is this club seem to have all the answers !! I have a New question. I have Minn-Kota trolling motor. It is a foot operated type. 12Volt. When I was getting my boat ready this spring. I hook it up and tried it out. The problem is. It will turn one way...
  16. Hudson River
    Hey Folks, Still trying to get out on the river! Had a problem with my buddies outboard. We've tried our best but can't get her going (new plugs, gas, filter, good spark). It's an old six hp Johnson (Probably late sixties but in very well kept condition). Can anyone recommend a reputable...
  17. Hudson River
    Does anyone know who does rod repair in the Hudson valley area? Thanks
  18. Rods And Custom Rod Building
    Hi, I am new to this forum and I am seeking info on where I can find rod tips for my Fly rod and regular Surf rod.....I live on SI and would appreciate if someone could help me find a place that can help me out. The rods are nothing special, so if theres a repair kit available it would be great...
  19. Upper Hudson River Striper Club
    Does anyone have any suggestions on possible Evinrude/OMC repair shops within 30min of Albany? I really need to get a starter problem fixed and ready to go ASAP! It's just a little 30hp... My boat has been at Albany Marine Services for over three weeks and remains untouched... It's KILLING...
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