Results 1 – 17 of 17 CANNE MOUCHE bamboo Fly rod bambou refendu fishing cane canna . unused bruce walker cane effect hexagraph salmon fly fishing rod. About the object: Fishing: ROD: Bruce & Walker Hexagraph Salmon Deluxe 16’6″ 3 piece fly rod, split cane finish, burgundy close whipped, ferrule stoppers, line. Immaculate Bruce & Walker Hexagraph Walker 15′ Salmon Rod . Canne à mouche saumon LOOP OPTI ZPEY 14′ 9/10 two hands salmon rod.
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Minor wear on handle.
On the upside, the reel seat needed a touch of hot melt at the thick end and some squidged into the holes at the other and it’ll never move. I put the two top sections together and gave them a bend and waggle and thought, hm, that might make a stonking carp rod.
Powell, son of the legendary American bamboo rod pioneer E. Do this by hand, using a pin-vice and about a 1mm drill, then open it up to 3mm. Sand down the over large corks It took me a while, but I stripped the paint off to lighten the rod and improve its ‘feel’.
The crush-proof foam in the core creates a much more durable rod than hollow tubular rods and the synthetic materials are more consistent, lighter and stronger than natural wood. The six rings’ spacing on the tip section was left ‘as was’, Pacbay Minima’ rings were whipped on. This is the first one that I have seen. Delivery options see all.
The Harrisons’ has an all-through action which has considerable power, as someone once said ‘it’s really a carp rod in disguise’. Beautiful two color cork handle. See all pictures for details. All the above shortcomings are in-built in all tubular rods and may only be reduced by such concepts as our Expert range where wall thicknesses are increased and overall diameters reduced. Rod sections are straight and like new condition.
The third section is split. I carefully scraped the green paint off these areas, leaving bare caanne then put three turns of carbon cloth around them, possibly tat was one wrap too many on the bottom joint. See the bottom picture. And added a new date. One of the ‘minima’ double legged rings.
With the Hexagraph it feels as if I could fish heavier and pull harder. Now that won’t come off.
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No you can’t have my Cardinal 66X ;- New rings and garnet thread are in the post At the moment the second original ring postion up has a 30mm ring on and it looks a bit fine and far off right now. It’s not the best rod for casting light tackle a very long way – and by the same token it’s not a rod for hexagrraph fishing. I whipped these onto the top section and in doing so noticed a small nick in one flat between the third and fourth ring, it’s through the paint and nicked the carbon.
The Lady of the Stream. A second broken tip that may be repaired comes with rod. This sounds perfectly feasible and may be true. With hindsight I should have wrapped those with an inch-wide strip at the open end and a resin reinforced whipping further up, but one lives and learns. Yeah, yeah, I know, I know, it won’t help me catch bigger fish or more fish etc. The second hecagraph is now on top of one of the reinforcing whippings, but the varnish seems to have gone off OK.
View examples of customised rods. I originally built it with ‘low Bells’ guides and one amber and one green agate stripping guide on the butt section as it looked nice. When I’ve fitted a new damned shower unit Trim off any excess glue.
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Probably past it’s ‘test curve’. There seems to be a problem completing the request at present.
It was never exactly how I wanted it and I ditched the sliding reel reel-bands, changed them for a sliding screw-lock incouttesy of Gary at Mill tackle. These actions were lost as rod-building evolved into one of predominantly hollow tubular hxagraph. The seller more-or-less stuck out his tongue and went ‘neener neener’.
With a lit match and a piece of kitchen-roll, I removed the tip-ring. I will be update my listings on a regular basis and add new items regular. A split in the cork as photos, this is a surface split.
Let it set, camne. I gave up before I weakened the rod and was obliged to cut a spiral groove in the tip-ring’s tube and lever it open with flat blade screwdriver. I took the whole thing outside with some brand new sandpaper and resting on the recycling bin, had the new section down to within a gnat’s in less than an hour and smoothed off a little more, very carefully with a finer grade.
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I may put an 18mm real-seat on’t or I may use a pair of my amazing sliding reel-bands. Orientate and slide home briskly. Skip to main content. The blanks, being uniform, do not have the spine as do rolled tubes of graphite, nor do they have the natural nodes and inconsistencies of grain that are present in cane.