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Bamboo Fly Rod and Case

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Project by WoodMedic posted 10-03-2008 06:57 PM 1539 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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#1 posted 10-03-2008 07:17 PM

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 10-03-2008 07:52 PM

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

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#3 posted 10-03-2008 08:57 PM

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 10-03-2008 08:59 PM

Very touching, and very well executed.

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#5 posted 10-03-2008 10:44 PM

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 10-04-2008 06:21 AM

Beautiful , just beautiful : )

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#7 posted 10-15-2008 02:01 AM

Absolutely Outstanding!

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#8 posted 04-17-2009 03:11 AM

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

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