Epic Carbon Fibre Fly Rod Blanks - Review by Snowman Custom Rod Works

October 15, 2015 2 min read

Epic Carbon Fiber Graphite fly rod reviewAndrea and I have been beating around on the 590C (Andrea) and 690C (myself) for slightly over a year now. First impressions; mmmm black, I love the image of the raw carbon in lightly sanded state. At this point of the inspection phase I realized they are crazy light for a 5 and 6 line. Who doesn't love a light rod?
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Epic Fly Rod Ready to Wrap Kit Review

October 07, 2015 1 min read

Fly rod buildingWell, I've been fishing this rods for 2.5 weeks since completing the build of my 686 (Green). Not only is the rod F&CKING EPIC, but it casts tight loops, very accurate caster, has a great feel and response, and the rod has a great backbone when needed
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Poingam. Sport Fishing Northern New Caledonia

August 29, 2014 1 min read

Bonefishing New CaledoniaOver the past year or so we've had the privilege of working on a sports fishing development and promotion project at Piongam, the far north of New Caledonia.

Here's a small taste of what we've been up to.

 

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Epic Fly Rod Review in Fly Fishing & Fly Tying UK

June 15, 2014 1 min read

Epic Fly Rod Review Fly fishing & Fly TyingMany years ago a tackle dealer friend told me that glass rods were still getting better when graphite and carbon-fibre replaced glass-fibre. Going by this blank I can believe it.”
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Possibly the best thing since tinned beer. The Stroft Tippet System

April 03, 2014 1 min read

The best just got better! - the new Stroft cutter and tippet system absolutely rocks.The best just got better! - the new Stroft cutter and tippet system absolutely rocks.
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Epic is right!

January 18, 2014 1 min read

Epic Fly Rod ReviewJared took the honours and cast first. It took about 4 false cats for a big grin to spread over his face.
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Angler Fly Rod Review - Dean Olsen, New Zealand

January 11, 2014 3 min read

Epic Fiberglass Fly Rod Review I have finished my Epic 580 and thought I would share some impressions. First, I like it a lot. Whilst I am a child of the graphite age, the first rod I fished with was a fibreglass Killwell Robin Hood - a blue beast with nice red wraps that was borrowed from my dad and that he still fishes occasionally.
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Fiberglass Fly Rod Review, the Epic 580. Scientific Anglers take an Epic for a blast

January 11, 2014 1 min read

Fiberglass Fly Rod review the Epic 580 by Scientific Anglers.
Fiberglass fly rod review the Epic 580 by Scientific Anglers. We designed a blank, sent it to George Minculete, George made a rod, Sent it to Cameron Mortenson, Cameron sent it to Scientific Anglers, Scientific anglers gave it the double thumbs up - it's the circle of life man.
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Waitaki Dan

December 12, 2013 1 min read

Epic Fly Rod Review
I would rate this stick as the best I have used. 
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Baby Poon on Glass - about the most fun you can have with your pants on.

December 09, 2013 1 min read

Epic fibreglass on Tarpon
These pics were sent in by our buddy Capt, Greg Peterson from Headshot Charters. Greg runs a hot guiding operation out of Tampa, Florida.
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Epic Abuse - When fly fishing became a contact sport.

December 03, 2013 1 min read

Fiberglass fly rod unbreakable fly rod EpicWe have lots of very cool outlets around the world and one of our absolute favourites is HRH Fishing Hebeisen in Switzerland.

These guys have really got behind us and the Epic range.

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Fly Rod Carnage, Australians and Strange Hats

September 17, 2013 2 min read

Fly fishing Breaking Fiberglass Fly RodsIf you are wondering what the hell is going on in the photo's below (and you should be) here's a brief recap and sequence of events that seems to have led to this strange behaviour.

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