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Old 10-13-18, 06:06 PM   #1
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Default Bamboo rods

I was in Bryson city this morning they had a flyfishing trade show, they had
12-15 booths and there were 2 that build bamboo rods, they both sell
them at reasonable prices of $400-$500 for a rod. I almost bought one
bur still a lot of money, I you want their names just get in touch with me and
will give you their names.
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Old 10-14-18, 12:31 PM   #2
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At that price point, I am betting these are finished rods made from Chinese mass produced blanks. Not that there is really anything wrong with that I guess.
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Old 10-14-18, 09:39 PM   #3
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Default BAMBOO rods

I don't know were they got supply but both told me they made these and one
even has a class were he teachs how to build them.
Both of these men live in NC not far from Bryson city and I saw the rods, but
they were made pretty good.
They both gave me a card with phone and address, anybody can go see their

I got an e-mail from one builder and the rods are used and rebuild with other rods parts if broken, some are new.

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