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Looks like Johnny is up to something again at The Anglers Roost. He now has Fiberglass Switch and Spey blanks up for pre-order. Having built two of the fiberglass single hand rods I am very interested in these new blanks.
The quick answer is a another Anglers Roost rod blank. I am currently building the 2/3 weight 11’ blank. Call it a Switch rod, call it a Trout Spey rod, it doesn’t matter, it’s being built as a two hand rod so maybe Ultra-light Two Hand rod. I am going to fish it for everything that I can that will take a fly. I decided that for this rod build I would make the investment of time and energy on building some rod building tools to make my life a little bit easier.
Homemade Cork Lathe and Clamp
I originally sourced a stand alone motor to drive my cork lathe, after getting it all built and adjusted it developed a death wobble and was a total failure. Back to the drawing board and back to using the drill as the power source. I did this on my last rod builds on a cobbled together lathe that was not repeatable. Each time I used it I had to disassemble it and rebuild it adjusting to get rid of the wobble. This lathe is adjustable for short …