Squid Poles don’t last forever.

Squid Poles don’t last forever.

23032014 – Broken now

After fixing as described below, I managed to damage a inner section.  Believe a ‘foreign’ object got in and when it collopised shaved it. I have not found anything but defiantly shaved.

Final straw, time for a new one. Will be using compact pole until replaced.

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23022014 – I have worn out another 7m heavy duty squid pole. This one was just over 12 months old.

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Have allready glued the bottom in. Add tape to protect it but still wears out.Kept the bottom piece so can re-glue. 

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Use fishing swivels to hole the wire. Note the groove worn into the top.

Re-glued the bottom in and taped up. Ready for another go !

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Note use of a chair foot for the top. Unfornatually can’t use for the bottom.

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One response to “Squid Poles don’t last forever.”

  1. asphotos says :

    Fishing swivel. Great idea 🙂

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