Splitting Cane: July 2010 Rod Making Class Thursday

Joe had another good day building his bamboo fly rod! It’s a high-speed, low-drag experience and he has kept the pace up, including fishing every night after class! Here are some photos of todays regimen, with Joe building his cork grip, cleaning up his bamboo rod sections, fitting his ferrules, and finally, putting a coat of spar varnish on his rod:

Posted by on July 10th, 2010

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