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  1. basscat28

    Anyone have a source for 168 S-Waver blanks
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    Cheap airbrushes on eBay?

    I've bought a few, you get what you pay for. They clog easy,don't shoot as well and take a higher PSI to shoot. They are also a pain to clean. You can feel quite a difference in the action of the gun too,much rougher.
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    Which new melting furnace to get?

    Looking at buying a new one soon,any feedback on the new RCBS 2 or the Lyman 25? I know the original RCBS is great but they’re discontinued.. I’ve seen some mixed reviews on the new pro melt 2 dripping and the digital thermostat makes me a little nervous.
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    Chrome Powder Paint

    I have and it holds its shine but it also holds up very well. I wish there was a good gold powder paint out there.
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    Chrome Powder Paint

    Have you tried the chrome from jann's? closest thing I've found yet
  6. basscat28

    Crankbait build coat

    Have any of you tried dipping them in KBS diamond clear coat? I was thinking about doing this in the next batch I make. All I use anymore for clear coat is either devcon 2 ton or bob smiths,or when I’m lazy I use KBS.
  7. basscat28

    Antifreeze Color

    Were you looking for a powder coat? This one is pretty close to an antifreeze
  8. basscat28

    site down again

    I do know he’s going through some personal issues at the moment but I havent reached out and gave him a call in around a month or so.
  9. basscat28

    gold plating

    I appreciate all the input guys but I’m going through with spectrum. There’s powder paint out there there’s equal to chrome but not gold. Glitter does nothing for a reflective factor especially in deep or off colored water. It’s easier to just pour and make a bunch up and then send them out to be done and have a bunch finished for years to come. There’s days on Lake Erie you can lose a dozen spoons or blade baits for in looking for a cost effective way to do this. Gold leaf won’t work either since it’s not quite as reflective and will wear off quickly if I don’t load the spoon/bladebait with epoxy which then totally alters the vibration and action of the bait in a negative way.
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    Pebble Lures?

    thanks for the insight BobP! I might give a few a try to just see how they are
  11. basscat28

    Pebble Lures?

    Has anyone ever bought balsa blanks off them?
  12. basscat28

    gold plating

    Will do!
  13. basscat28

    gold plating

    Awesome! Thank you sir! I’ll be contacting them soon. How did their gold plating turnout and last on your bladebaits?
  14. basscat28

    gold plating

    I know of Lakeland’s for blades and flutter spoons but I’m wanting to do brush spoons from a do-it mold and bladebaits. Both of which I use on Lake Erie a lot all year,especially the fall. Some days you’ll lose as high as 12 or 15. I have a powder coat that’s as good as chrome but I’ve yet to find something out there that’s like real gold.
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    gold/chrome plating

    Does anyone here ever had spoons/blades gold plated? If so,what was the cost and where did you have it done?