December 05, 2019 1 min read

EPIC FLY ROD BUILDING KITS

What's in the box? The guys over at MidCurrent film the unboxing on one of our Fly Rod Building kits - the 476 FastGlass Fly rod building kit in this case.

A great gift and winter project: the very best components available, all designed to fit together seamlessly for both novice and experienced rod builders.

Fly Rod Building kit by epic fly rods

FEATURED: 4WT - 476 FASTGLASS READY TO WRAP FLY ROD

  • Epic 476 fly rod blank 
  • Epic translucent fibreglass fly rod tube 
  • Premium hand sewn rod sock 
  • Your choice of finest quality Portuguese cork grip 
  • Epic reel seat 
  • Guide set (Snake brand Universal guides USA) 
  • Glue kit (preloaded syringes, grip & tip epoxy, brushes, mixing cups & full instructions) 
  • China-graph marking pencil 
  • Rod stands 
  • Comprehensive 42 page build book with step by step instructions 
  • Stickers / Decals

Everything you need in a fly rod building kit, and then some.

Each of our Epic Ready to Wrap Fly Rod Building Kits contain everything you need to build a great fly rod. We’ve done much of the hard work for you.

The components in our Epic Ready to Wrap Rod Kit have all been specifically designed to work together. Each cork grip is ported to receive our Epic reel seats perfectly. Easily assembled step by step.

Each fly rod building kit even includes rod wrapping stands.

Fly rod building instructions

Inside the box - the Epic Ready To Wrap Fly Rod Building Kit


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