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  1. Neil Lumby

    Photos of river scenes

    River Wey, Surrey. Nice deep hole under that overhang.
  2. Neil Lumby

    Hiking/walking boots

    Scarpa Terra GTX for me. Had mine 8 plus years and they’ve just about had it. I’ve been so happy with them think I’ll just buy the same again
  3. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    Yeah must admit I was shocked that they still had the series 7 spares, wish I’d looked into it 2 years ago when I broke them!
  4. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    thanks for the heads up David, ordered 2 today which is a right result!
  5. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    Hi Dave just to let you know my local tackle shop has ordered me 2 top Avon sections for my series 7. They have a small amount of them left so give it a go.
  6. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    I’m suprised about that David but will definitely give it a try, thanks! How much did they charge for a tip section?
  7. Neil Lumby

    Memberships.

    The plan was 2, until I received an unexpected phone call today…. It’s now 3 😬
  8. Neil Lumby

    Roving single rod sleeve anyone??

    Well Impressed it’s actually perfect and love how compact it is.. actually made for smaller sized reels and rings. Saves having a big bulky carp sleeve… nice one Paul!
  9. Neil Lumby

    Roving single rod sleeve anyone??

    Oi oi…. This is looking very nice
  10. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    Haha to be fair I don’t think the quality was amazing on the series 7s I’ve also got a pair of the much older super specialist duos which have had much more use and no broken tips … still, keeping an eye out
  11. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    Hi Stephen unfortunately not, the series 7 rods have been discontinued for quite a while now.
  12. Neil Lumby

    Roving single rod sleeve anyone??

    Thanks for the recommendation Paul, I’ve ordered one, so will see what it’s like later this week but sounding very promising
  13. Neil Lumby

    Roving single rod sleeve anyone??

    That looks like it could be the one!! Thanks Paul. Even got a little zip pocket to chuck a few leads in!
  14. Neil Lumby

    Roving single rod sleeve anyone??

    Does any tackle company do a single rod sleeve that holds a 5000 size reel not big pit size. With a pocket or 2 for bank sticks and net handle. Want a sleeve for protection due to brambles etc. small river one rod fishing but with a bit of added protection?
  15. Neil Lumby

    History of the older Drennan Avon rods

    Ah thanks for the info Neil… looks like both rods could have been released around the same time. My initial thoughts were it being a fair bit older than that. Cheers for clearing that up.
  16. Neil Lumby

    History of the older Drennan Avon rods

    This is the rod I was trying to find out about. Just wondering where on the Drennan Avon rods timeline these were on sale. The seller doesn’t know much, maybe selling for someone else. Initially I thought it was one of the super specialist duos, in which case I’d have bought it but then realised...
  17. Neil Lumby

    History of the older Drennan Avon rods

    I bet! Real shame that.
  18. Neil Lumby

    History of the older Drennan Avon rods

    Wow that rods definitely going back further than I was thinking! Shame about the damage though.
  19. Neil Lumby

    History of the older Drennan Avon rods

    Thanks for the offer Neil. I’m ideally after a pair of 1.25 or 1.5’s. I’ve got a pair or series 7 Avon/quivers 1.25 which were ideal but I’ve managed to snap both of the Avon top sections!! So been after some replacements for those but that’s seeming impossible to source, hence looking at these...
  20. Neil Lumby

    Wanted Drennan series 7 1.25 Avon/ quiver

    Thanks for the reply Peter but it’s the series 7s I’m after. I already have a pair but have managed to snap both the Avon top sections so after replacements ideally
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