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Instructional DVDs

Rod Building Basics and Additional Techniques

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Packed with over *60* minutes of great how-to's, tips, and techniques, Ken guides you through the things you need to know to build a basic fishing rod, from finding the spine on the blank to applying that finishing coat of epoxy to your guide wraps.

If you're a beginner who's concerned about how much it's going to cost to get into rodbuilding, don't worry! Ken will show you a few tricks that will let you start building fishing rods with only a little money and a bit of ingenuity.

But it's not just for beginners: Ken also demonstrates a number of additional (and in some cases more advanced) techniques, such as wrapping cork grips, adding and dropping threads in your wraps, and even changing the color of your rod blank! Even if you're a pro, you might find some new techniques to add to your repertoire!

  • Great for beginner through advanced rod builders
  • Learn how to apply finish, find a rod's spine, and more
  • Contains over 60 minutes of how-to's & tips from a master builder

Master Rod Building Series: The Saltwater Fly Rod

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The first volume of the new Master Rod Building DVD series will show you all about how to build a Saltwater Fly Rod. This DVD will show you everything you need to know, from choosing the right components and blanks tailored to saltwater fly fishing, through every step you'll need to finish a beautiful, high performance rod!

  • Learn how to make the perfect saltwater fly rod
  • Not sure on the correct components? Let Ken tell you what to use
  • Contains over 60 minutes of how-to's & tips from a master builder

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