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Thread Clippers
$2.59
High Carbon Steel blades hold their edge for a LONG time. Re-sharpenable. Spring loaded with pivot hinge is far easier on the hands than other thread clippers on the market. 1-1/4" blade length, 4-1/4" overall length.
#9 Razor blades 100 per box
$6.99
USA made, high quality Safety Razor Blades. Replace your blades OFTEN to prevent "fuzzies" when trimming thread. Package color may vary from photo. Manufacturer ships same part # in two different colored boxes.
Flex Coat TD2D Thread Tension Device
$7.31
Fully adjustable Flex Coat Tread Tension Device.
Flex Coat K1 Utility Knife w/Six blades
$5.70
Indispensable for trimming thread tie-offs. Much better for removing damaged guides than a single edged razor blade. Comes with 6 surgically sharp steel blades and safety cover. Deeply knurled grip for precision & safety
Replacement Blades for K1
$2.68
Surgically sharp replacement blades for the K1 Knife
Stainless Steel 4 piece Finish Spatula Set
$8.99
Spatulas mix and apply finish will far fewer bubbles than sticks & brushes. Excellent for mixing and applying liquid and gel epoxy adhesives. Cleans up easily after use and will provide years of service.
Stainless Steel Spatula
$2.90
Mixes finish with less bubbles than a wooden stir stick. prefered by many for applying finish to wraps.
Flex Coat W10 1/2" Sable Finishing Brush
$10.04
The finest pure red sable makes this brush the absolute best on the market. The firm, densely arranged sable provides superior control. This is the secret to applying finish to wraps at high RPMs. High durability provides continuous performance for months to both manufacturers and custom rod builders...cleans up easily with epoxy brush cleaner or solvent.
Flex Coat W6 1/4" Sable Finishing Brush
$7.46
The finest pure red sable makes this brush the absolute best on the market. The firm, densely arranged sable provides superior control. This is the secret to applying finish to wraps at high RPMs. High durability provides continuous performance for months to both manufacturers and custom rod builders...cleans up easily with epoxy brush cleaner or solvent.
Flex Coat W8 3/8" Sable Brush Finishing Brush
$9.37
The finest pure red sable makes this brush the absolute best on the market. The firm, densely arranged sable provides superior control. This is the secret to applying finish to wraps at high RPMs. High durability provides continuous performance for months to both manufacturers and custom rod builders...cleans up easily with epoxy brush cleaner or solvent.
Flex Coat S2 3cc Measuring Syringes
$2.21
These syringes have "non-silicone" plungers and won't contaminate your finish like medical syringes do
Flex Coat S12 12cc Color Coded Syringes
$2.81
Precicely measure finishes, epoxies, etc... Package Includes: 12cc Resin (black) syringe 12cc Hardner (yellow) syringe
Numbered Weaving Jigs By Doc Ski Rods
Doc Ski's Jigs and Weaving Patterns are available on our Weaving Page.
Rubber Sanding Block
4-3/4" X 2-5/8"  Sanding Block holds 1/6 sheet of
8-1/2" X 11" sandpaper.  Used for sanding cork
grips with dis-similar materials to avoid low spots
as well as sanding "wavy" finish on butt wraps
before re-coating.  Six spiked paper clamps hold
sandpaper firmly.
$3.99
Four Piece Thread Pick Set
$4.90
4 piece Stainless Steel Pick / Probe Set. A variety of shapes & sizes for a variety of rod building tasks including burnishing, packing, pulling thread loops, weaving and marbling.
100 2oz. Mixing Cups
for Automatic Epoxy Mixers
$3.99
Epoxy Mixer Cups
Flex Coat 1/4 wide bristle Nylon no-shed brushes. Perfect for applying
C.P., Finish or Epoxies. Note: if you're applying "Lite" (needs a stiffer
brush) or have to get 'under'  #6 or #8 guides to coat the underwraps,
try the 1/8" brushes, OR a small Red Sable brush
$3.29
$12.99
Flex Coat 1/8 wide bristle Nylon no-shed brushes. Perfect for applying
Lite finish, OR geting 'under'  #6 or #8 casting guides to coat underwraps.
$3.29
$12.99
Griffin Thread Bobbins
Quality U.S. made Stainless Steel Bobbins
both offer flared infeed ends, Large size
features Ceramic feed insert

Small size for            Large size for
100/200YD Spools         1oz. Spools
$7.85                 $12.25
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Finish Bottle Caps
for Syringe use
Unique inserts that are self sealing. No more
messes, no more spills.  As you can see there isn't
The unique fin design allows for adjustment in
varying sizes of bottle openings. There is also a
thoughtful lip design so the insert stops level at the
top of the bottle opening, still allowing you to use
your cap for closure and making it possible to
retrieve the insert for future use.  Large caps fit
every finish bottle over 1oz (2oz. kits).  Small caps
fit 1oz bottles (2oz kits).
$3.75pr
Large
Small
Griffin Precision Thread Shears
Comfortable molded grips and an ultra
fine point.  These scissors will trim
even the smallest tags and fuzzies.
$14.25
Flared Tube Bobbins
Holds most spools from
100YD to 1oz.
$4.90
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Lighted Swing Arm Magnifier
• 110V  Lamp uses 60W Bulb ( Not   included)
•  2X - 4" Glass Lens
•  39" Flexible Arm with Desk/Bench Mount
$19.90
10 pack 1/4"
Flex Coat Brushes
50 pack 1/4"
Flex Coat Brushes
10 pack 1/8"
Flex Coat Brushes
50 pack 1/8"
Flex Coat Brushes
Nylon Thread Burnishing Tool
$1.99
A smooth plastic tool used to smooth, flatten and tighten windings prior to coating procedures. Two "hard edges" for pushing wrappings tight
100 Bubble Free NexGen Graduated Mixing Cups
$2.99
Tired of bubbles in your finish mix? NexGen mixing cups feature graduations on the OUTSIDE of the cup, rather than inside like other mixing cups. The raised graduations inside old style cups introduce micro bubbles into your finish each time you scrape the side of the cup. These don't! Mix away, and don't worry about hitting the sides! 100 clear plastic measuring cups with outside marked graduations in CC/ML, OZ, Drams, TSP.
NEW!
• Magnification Varies from 1.5x to 10.5x
with 2 Lens & Loupe:
- Fixed Lens: 1.5x
- Flip Lens: 1.5x
- Loupe: 7.5x
• Lens Dimensions: 3-1/2” x 1-1/8”
• Extra Loupe Dia: 1-1/4”
• Multi-Coated Acrylic Lens
Requires 2 AAA Batteries - Not included
Lighted Multi-Lens Headband Magnifier
• Magnification: 5x
• Acrylic Lens
• Adjustable Head Strap with Dial Control
• Made in USA
$19.90
$14.90
5X Fixed-Lens Headband Magnifier
Needle Flame Alcohol Torch
$13.99
Has the added feature of a torch "jet" (small tube seen over wick) that provides a pin point flame when the bottle is squeezed. Great for tip repairs, guide removal, etc... Used as a standard burner, this is a much cleaner flame than butane for "flaming" finish to remove bubbles or level. Won't discolor finish. Also useful for singeing threads prior to applying finish. Uses standard denatured alcohol which is available in the solvent/paint thinner dept. of your local hardware store.
Natural Bone Burnishing Tool
$6.99
Made of natural Cow Bone and
highly polished to smoothly burnish
wrapping threads, with a shape that
comfortably fits the hand while
allowing for easy thread packing.
Automatic Epoxy Mixer
110v 24RPM Motor
turns the disposable cup while the
stainless steel mixing rod rolls to gently
mix your epoxy rod finish in 3-4 minutes
with no bubbles
$29.90
Epoxy Mixing Kit
50 - Nex Gen Bubble Free Mixing Cups
20 - Flex Coat Brushes
1 - Stainless Steel Spatula
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Adjustable Alcohol Torch
$9.90
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Easily adjustable wick to vary flame size. Metal snuffer is attached by chain to prevent loss.