Fishing The Fly Forum, based in Aberdeenshire,  Scotland

Mike Barrio

The Rod Makers Story
« on: November 08, 2016, 12:49:53 PM »
A wee documentary by Alex Rimmer about Gary Marshall at Fine Cane Rods :cool:

This short documentary was based on a brief that I decided to do from University.
I love fishing and I also love split cane rods, so I searched on the internet for a rod maker close to my university.
This is how I came across Gary.
This is the first time I have ever filmed a documentary so I guess it was a learning process from day one.
I hope I have done this awesome process justice.
Please go and check Gary's website out, he is always around to answer questions and queries.
www.finecanerods.com

www.flylineshop.com   At the heart of your fishing ..... lies a great fly line!

Rob Brownfield

Re: The Rod Makers Story
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2016, 09:18:58 AM »
Cracking video, but amazed to see he dips the entire rod, guides and all!
Ok, I admit it, I quite like this salmon fishing lark....

drifter84

Re: The Rod Makers Story
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2017, 21:53:12 PM »
I was also amazed the whole rod section was dipped including guides. Built a ton of rods but never cane from scratch, just from blanks, Great video and great story, a man who found his passion and got out the day to day trudge of "work"

Love this site

Dan

Travis Jones

Re: The Rod Makers Story
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2017, 05:46:53 AM »
I'm glad I came across this. Great documentary, man! Thanks for sharing!

 




  Forum moderators - Mike Barrio - Hamish Young - Sandy Nelson


Barrio Fly Lines, designed in Scotland ... Cast with confidence all over the world


Please click here to read our cookies and privacy information before using our website forum