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    Default Build it and they will come.

    Hey all,
    I am thinking of building a net this winter and would like some opinions please. I am looking at all these beautiful wooden framed nets and would love to have one and to build it my self. I was wondering what type of wood would you think best suite this project. It will be a short handle trout net.
    John L.

    "The finest gift you can give to any fisherman is to put a good fish back, and who knows if the fish that you caught isn't someone else's gift to you?" Lee Wulff

    “Be patient and calm – for no one can catch fish in anger.” – Herbert Hoover

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    Default Re: Build it and they will come.

    I have a Brodin and have had it for years. Bought it back in the 70's and I like all of their styles and appearance. They have some decent looking woods in their nets. On the other hand, I am now focusing on the " bullet proof " NOMAD using new modern materials not as attractive, but very practical. Just a little pricey and so is the Brodin line. You only get what you pay for.
    "Be yourself; everyone else is already taken" - Oscar Wilde

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