Fitted the tip

to my whiting rod.  This is one of the hardest parts (if any stage in traditional Japanese rod making can be considered “easy”) but I think it came out pretty straight.  The joint between the bamboo and fibreglass will be partly concealed when I wrap the guides on. 

4 responses to “Fitted the tip

  1. Sell rods! Open a rod shop!

  2. Only if you dress up in one of those uniforms and bow and say irasshaimase to anyone who walks in.

  3. and as for my hourly wage?

  4. I will pay you a share of my daily tiffin.

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