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Posts tagged “Four piece rods

Measure once, Cut Twice

Back in 1996 I was cornered by a horde of tackle dealers, who politely informed me that the rod I was using at the time was………  Well it was……………..

I needed a new one.

And the ones they put in my hands that day beside a dam near Somerset East were sublime. So on my return home to KZN I visited one of them, and he very generously gave me three fly-rods to try.

I tested them on a prime still-water, and settled very quickly on this one:

Thomas and Thomas (7 of 7)

Thomas and Thomas (1 of 1)