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Fly Rod Building Videos - Guide wraps, Epoxy and Fly Rod Grips

June 12, 2020 3 min read

How to build a fly rod. A collection of fly rod building videos intended to help explain some of the processes required when putting together one of our Ready To Wrap Fly Rod Building Kits
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How To Epoxy Fly Rod Guides - Fly Rod Building - Epic Ready To Wrap Fly Rod Kit

June 12, 2020 1 min read

Fly Rod Building with Epic Ambassador Peter Corzilius as he shows how to apply epoxy finish to guide wraps on a fly rod.
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Finding the spine on a fly rod

Fly Rod Building. How to find find the spine on a fly rod blank and mark guide spacings.

June 12, 2020 1 min read

Fly Rod Building with Epic Ambassador Peter Corzilius as he shows how to find the spine (not spline) on a fly rod blank and mark out the guide spacings
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How To Wrap Fly Rod Guides - Fly Rod Building - Epic Ready to Wrap Fly Rod Building Kit

June 12, 2020 1 min read

Wrapping Guides. Fly Rod Building with Epic Ambassador Peter Corzilius as he shows how to wrap the snake guides on a fly rod blank.

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Epic Ready to Wrap Fly Rod Building Kits - Unboxing the Epic 370

June 12, 2020 1 min read

Fly Rod Building with Epic Ambassador Peter Corzilius unboxes the Epic370,3 weight fly rod building kit https://swiftflyfishing.com/collections/fly-rod-building-kits
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Fly Fishing - Unboxing the Boca Grande 12wt Fiberglass Fly Rod

December 05, 2019 1 min read

"The rod built to tame serious beasts! The 12 weight Boca Grande from Epic.This one did not come in a kit but its a studio built beauty!"
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Fly Rod Building Wrapping Guides

August 09, 2019 1 min read

Fly Rod Building - Wrapping Guides. A nice clip from Epic Ambassador Norbert Renaud showing how to wrap our 888 - 8 weight FastGlass fly rod blank
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Meet The Epic Crew - Hiroyuki Yakuwa - Japan

Meet The Epic Crew - Hiroyuki Yakuwa - Japan

July 10, 2019 1 min read

Getting Epic In Japan We're stoked to welcome Hiroyuki Yakuwa of Japan to the Epic crew! Trout Shop Anglers Hut Owner - https://www.facebook.com/anglershut1997/Fly Fishing Pro Guide Japan Fly fishing Advisor You can check out Yakuwa San's stunning photography on his Instagram page If you are fishing in Japan and need t..
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FiberGlass Fly Rods - From Glass to Back: Coming Full Circle

July 10, 2019 4 min read

The first decent glass fly rod I owned was a vintage brown glass Fenwick. A tad short, a bit stiff, and with a plastic triangular tube that didn’t hold its shape and couldn’t keep its cap, it worked, and fairly well. Next I stepped up to an Orvis Golden Eagle, the last glass fly rod I purchased until just a few years ago. But that’s where it ended as I was swept up by the graphite tide.
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The most basic rule of fly fishing - fly fishing with my Father

The most basic rule of fishing - Fly fishing with my father

June 04, 2019 1 min read

Peter Corzilius, aka Peter Fisher, hails from Germany and we're very proud to have him as an Epic Ambassador. A talented filmmaker and story teller Peter has put together some beautiful fly fishing clips in the past.

His latest clip "The most basic rule of fishing" is both heartwarming and extremely relevant - take a few moments out of your busy day to enjoy it.

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3 Tips for Better Fly Fishing Photography - An Interview with Steven Ooi

January 23, 2019 4 min read

You may have seen Steven's incredible images posted on Instagram and Facebook as @finripplemedia. Timed to perfection, his astounding images of leaping trout freeze time and clearly demonstrate to us that yes, trout do indeed track insects on the wing and take them in flight. Steven has been bending a couple of Epic fly rods...
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Fly Rod Building Kits - How to Build a Fly Rod

January 15, 2019 1 min read

First time rod builder or seasoned professional, our Epic Ready to Wrap Fly Rod Building Kits make building a quality fly rod simple. Each fly rod kit contains all the components, glues, rod finish and instructions you’ll need to build your own unique custom Epic fly rod.
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