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By Everett E. Garrison,Hoagy B. Carmichael

Learn the technology and paintings of constructing a exclusive bamboo fly rod.

Fly fishing has a protracted and storied background. whereas many flyfishermen will locate and buy their favourite fly rod, there are those that wish to move a step additional. For these discerning flyfishermen and ladies, easily paying for a rod isn't enough—they needs to construct one. And simply as fly fishing is an paintings, so is the construction of the bamboo fly rod.

Many humans think that the best-feeling rods, quite for trout fishing, are made up of bamboo, and today’s bamboo rod-making culture is especially indebted to at least one guy: Everett E. Garrison. utilizing ideas he discovered as an engineering pupil, Garrison created an exacting approach to development rod—a approach that for many years used to be a well-kept secret.

These recommendations are provided to the reader in A Master’s consultant to construction a Bamboo Fly Rod, a vintage quantity written by way of Hoagy B. Carmichael to honor and retain Garrison’s legacy. thoroughly illustrated with black-and-white drawings and over 300 and sixty black-and-white images, besides copious notes at the mathematical and engineering rules that underlie Garrison’s distinctive rod-making process, this publication will consultant you thru every one step of making a vintage bamboo fly rod.

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