Information about Schliske Bamboo Fly Rods Big T Handmade Fly Fishing Rod - 7'6", 4wt, 2-Piece, Spare Tip
Closeouts. Meticulously handcrafted in the Rocky Mountains by professional rod maker Matt Schliske, the Big T fly fishing rod is majestically designed with a bamboo blank and only the finest materials and components available. Matt's medium-fast progressive actioned taper also comes to the forefront, giving anglers a smooth, balanced cast.
Each rod was constructed using 50 precise steps and up to 80 hours of work
Beautiful, handcrafted of split Tonkin bamboo
Struble agate stripping guide
Silk wrappings on guides
Nickel silver reel seat and ferrules
Sliding, downlocking reel seat with figured maple spacer
Portuguese cork grip
Rod name and Schliske signature on rod
Aluminum rod tube with domed brass end caps and protective sleeve
Reviewed by bulldog1935 from Bulverde, TX on Friday, August 19, 2011
Matt is the finestkinda folks. He does exceptional work and has been building great rods for more than a few years. His rods are beautiful and his tapers are proven - by him in the Rockies. Check out his website, Schliske bamboo, and you will see his passion for fly fishing as well as building rods. His photography is also astounding. Don't confuse this rod with Chinese imports. This is the real thing, handmade by a master.