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Perhaps no other piece of sporting equipment invokes such reverence for tradition as the split-cane bamboo fly rod. Bamboo Fishing Rods Rick's Rods specializes in buying, selling, consigning high quality vintage and collectible bamboo fly fishing rods. Fly rod is a 3/2 and 96 long. Many bamboo and wood species were used as a building material before and during that period but bamboo soon became the popular and preferred material to use. Split-cane was first used for tips on wooden rods in about 1801, in the form of glued, four-strip sections. The story of the split cane bamboo fly rods actually starts just before the American Civil War. the handle is still wrapped in the original packaging. The split bamboo fly rod has generated an interest from collectors for many years with the handmade ones showing some of the finest craft work in the history of fly rod making. The "heyday" of bamboo fly rod production and use was an approximately 75-year period from the 1870s to the 1950s when fiberglass became the predominant material for fly rods. Fishing Rods, Reels & Equipment Menu. After doing some research. Moreover, many US soldiers brought home many souvenir bamboo rods from Japan at the end of the Second War World and these are also very cheap, no-interest fly rods (they were not even split cane rods, but simply bamboo sticks). The easiest and fastest way to get the strips you need is to split the culm the way Windsor chair makers rive a chair back from a log, and for the same reason. I am not interested in one piece "whips." By mid-century, rods made completely from strips of bamboo were probably being manufactured, in three- and four-strip configurations, although some probably had wooden butt sections. Fishing with a fly rod, the way we know it today, started between 1790 and 1845. A Martin Bamboo Fly Rod. 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