By Everett E. Garrison,Hoagy B. Carmichael
Fly fishing has a protracted and storied historical past. 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 paying for a rod isn't enoughthey 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, 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 realized as an engineering scholar, Garrison created an exacting approach to construction roda process that for many years was once a well-kept secret.
These recommendations are awarded to the reader in A Master’s consultant to construction a Bamboo Fly Rod, a vintage quantity written through Hoagy B. Carmichael to honor and preserve Garrison’s legacy. thoroughly illustrated with black-and-white drawings and over 300 and sixty black-and-white photos, in addition to copious notes at the mathematical and engineering ideas that underlie Garrison’s precise rod-making method, this booklet will advisor you thru every one step of making a vintage bamboo fly rod.
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A Master's Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod: The Essential and Classic Principles and Methods by Everett E. Garrison,Hoagy B. Carmichael