Twenty years of Oyster Bamboo Fly Rods

    Celebrating 20 years family, Heritage, Bamboo fly rods, the American Craftsman and Small Business   Here is one woman’s interpretation of a 20-year bamboo fly rod making abyss. “You may say I’m a dreamer…but I’m not the only one” Boy meets girl  Girl meets boy Boy is noticeably hungry Girl makes boy meatballs Boy and […]

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Bamboo Fly Rod Class Day One…

After my first day in class making my first bamboo fly rod,  I have discovered the following: Bill’s job is so much better than mine. Of course, we started with a raw stalk of Tonkin bamboo and 9 hours later ended up with something that kind of resembles some (12) strips of Tonkin bamboo.  Surprisingly, […]

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