Hollow built Western Special

Hollow built Western Special

Hollow Built Western Special 8′ two piece six weight   Rod Summary As you might guess, there is a soft spot in my heart for ministers.  I try to offer them something of beauty designed to aid re-creation any time I can.  One of my minister friends tries to fish...
Eight foot three piece Otter Creek Special

Eight foot three piece Otter Creek Special

Eight foot three piece Otter Creek Special My second most popular rod   Rod Summary It’s been years since I wrapped a rod antique gold with black tipping and after seeing this one I wonder why.  With the coffee colored agate from Mike McCoy, the gold wraps...
Payne 102 Restoration

Payne 102 Restoration

Payne 102 Restoration 3 Piece Set Rod Summary A friend came across this old Payne 102 in really bad shape.  Some folks offered him ridiculously low prices for it. I offered a fair price and he readily accepted.  There was only a single tip, with no bag or tube.  Here...
Another popular taper

Another popular taper

Another popular taper Three Piece three weight rod Rod Summary An eight foot three piece three weight I made for myself. The olive wraps tipped red give the rod a classic look. This eight foot three weight is one of my more popular tapers. It has a very fast action,...