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Fly rod building with Bob Walsh

By J. Oravetz, 09/30/19, 12:00AM EDT

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How to build a graphite rod in two easy and fun lessons. 

LTC member, Bob Walsh, has taught the ins and outs of building rods both graphite and bamboo to many fly fisherman.  

Bob plans to offer two days (8 hrs each day or as otherwise arraigned) of instruction on how to make a graphite rod.  He will help you build a four piece, 10 foot, 5 wt graphite rod; which is perfect for use on our ponds. Instructions will include tips and tricks not provided in the normal rod building instructions. 

A maximum of 4 students will constitute a class and reservations will be on a first come, first served basis.  The cost of the Xi rod building kit will be ~$160.  The sessions have not been scheduled yet so please call Bob Wash (860-303-4511) to reserve your place.