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By Everett E. Garrison,Hoagy B. Carmichael

Learn the technology and artwork of constructing a special bamboo fly rod.

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

Many humans think that the best-feeling rods, rather for trout fishing, are made up of bamboo, and today’s bamboo rod-making culture is very indebted to 1 guy: Everett E. Garrison. utilizing ideas he discovered as an engineering pupil, Garrison created an exacting approach to construction rod—a technique that for many years was once a well-kept secret.

These options are provided to the reader in A Master’s consultant to development a Bamboo Fly Rod, a vintage quantity written by means of Hoagy B. Carmichael to honor and hold Garrison’s legacy. thoroughly illustrated with black-and-white drawings and over 300 and sixty black-and-white pictures, besides copious notes at the mathematical and engineering ideas that underlie Garrison’s distinct rod-making procedure, this e-book will advisor you thru each one step of constructing a vintage bamboo fly rod.

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