Salty's

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  1. Salty's

    Big name company’s topcoat

    No reason to lie. They are out of business. B&B You won't be buying there anymore sri. Plenty of alternatives.
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    Big name company’s topcoat

    They are out of business.
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    Rotissiere motor

    If its a 120V motor and you cut the juice by half it should slow way down.
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    Rotissiere motor

    Speed controls don't typically speed things up. They reduce the speed. Should work. Wouldnt see why not.
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    Rotissiere motor

    Yes that one out of the package is the same basically as the router speed control. Should work fine.
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    Rotissiere motor

    That is an AC motor so you would need a motor speed controller or an old style 110v variable voltage control. 10 rpm would be flying. You want to stay between 2 and 4 rpm. Ya don't want to be flinging the epoxy off LOL
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    Rotissiere motor

    You can do that too but more involved. I can't see the plate so can't comment on the motor.
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    Rotissiere motor

    Here is an example of one that will run on low voltage. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Bodine-Gearmotor-32D5BEPM-W3/132733743604?epid=0&hash=item1ee78c31f4:g:Ev0AAOSwxHJbaMZe:rk:33:pf:0 This is an example of one you DONT want. The voltage rating is too high to step down at 14 rpm it would be about 1/2 rpm at low voltage. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Bodine-Gearmotor-24D4BEPM-Z4-130-VDC-0-48-A-1-17-HP/132336856536?epid=1169968647&hash=item1ecfe42dd8:g:pYEAAOSw1KNZxD4G:rk:60:pf:0 The price on these has really jacked through the roof, this is all people trying to capitalize on makerbot stuff which wasnt around when I was using these. They did they same thing to cnc motors I used to buy on freakbay-someone figured out you could use them as windmill generators and the price went up 20x what they used to sell for. Crooks.
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    Rotissiere motor

    Also one thing that I used to do was to drill the shafts and install a keyring at the end of the shaft. Then you can hook 20 or more baits at a time on it. I used to use Stanley 4" angles from Homies screwed to a piece of scrap wood to support every 4-5 lures and hook these end to end. I'd string them right across the shop between benches and use vise grips to hold the opposite end.
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    Rotissiere motor

    The two biggest problems with the grill motors is LOUDNESS and cheap construction. A bodine gearmotor is 100% silent... it will turn your hand off your wrist with torque. A faster speed can be run on a low voltage wall wart...and a switchable style wall wart can be used to change the speed as can a rheostat wired inline. They can be had for cheap...keep looking. You will find them for $25 or less.
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    Rotissiere motor

    Find a Bodine gear motor. Will last you forever and a day. Maybe longer life than cockroaches or taxes.
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    Old style pointy propellers

    Tnx Travis. I can stamp them myself but would have to make a tool for the press which is abt $5k. I need 1000 to start so Janns (who I didn't think of tnx) and lpo would not be workable. Will keep looking, was hoping someone here may have knowledge of who it that makes them already.
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    Old style pointy propellers

    Trying to source the mfg on these for a recreation of the Dalton Special? I have the dumbell/round style now but looking for the pointy ones specifically to keep the lure true to original. Anyone help on this? Happy New Year all!
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    Copy Right

    ok I'm suing you for taking my name
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    Extending pot life of slow cure epoxy?

    Definitely spread it out. Make a tin foil dish and pour it out right after you mix.