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Old 04-03-2013, 10:16 AM
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Default Re: A fishing weekend with the lady

Originally Posted by 1move View Post
Ard and Dan thanks for the response.

Dan the net does use a little bit of the purpleheart wood in the hoop and also uses curly maple. It does look like it is a different color in the photos. Maybe due to flash? I think there are about 4-5 different woods used overall. It is a very nice net and its all hand made. I think it was the most thoughtful gift I could come up with.
Did you get the Purple Heart net from Greg at Sierra Nets? He had a beautiful net he called Purple Heart for sale. He just built me a net recently, his stuff is beautiful and well built.

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