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Rod eye repair

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Does anyone know where I can get an eyelet replaced on a bait casting rod? I would prefer a location in the south metro of there is one. Another question, have any idea how much this might run me?

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I would just buy a new guide at an outdoors super store and replace the old one. It only takes a few minutes. Lately I have had more time on my hands and have replaced broken guides on several of my old rods.
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JC

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Is it the tip top? If it is, it is only held in place with a melt stick type glue and are easily replace by yourself, by heating the tip top and sliding it off and melting some glue into the new one and sliding it on. If it is a lower guide it will need to be cut off and re wrapped. If you have no confidence that you can do that yourself contact a local bait shop they would probably know someone who does rod repair.

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