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Bamboo Fly Rod and Case

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Project by WoodMedic posted 2028 days ago 1418 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built the fly rod from bamboo culms and the case is cherry. This was a gift to my grandmother for x-mas last yea, my grandfather taught me how to make the fly rod before he passed.





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Toolz

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#1 posted 2028 days ago

What a great gift. I bet she was really proud.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#2 posted 2028 days ago

Very nice! This was a gift with a big story.
thanks for sharing.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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lew

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#3 posted 2027 days ago

Gorgeous case and rod. Did she use it?

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 2027 days ago

Very touching, and very well executed.

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#5 posted 2027 days ago

how many tears were shed when this beauty was presented??? !!! I’m tearing up just reading the story.
And the rod and case are wonderful. Nicely done.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#6 posted 2027 days ago

Beautiful , just beautiful : )

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#7 posted 2016 days ago

Absolutely Outstanding!

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#8 posted 1832 days ago

Amazing!!! Bamboo flyrods are something i want to learn but am a long way from. Again Amazing!!!!

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