I am very pleased to welcome Bill Oyster of Oyster Bamboo to the podcast. Bill is a full-time career bamboo fly rod maker with a workshop in Blue Ridge, GA.
Bill has been commissioned to make rods for many of the world’s top anglers including President Jimmy Carter.
Without further ado, please enjoy this conversation with Bill Oyster.
- Bamboo rod building process
- Bamboo rod strength
- Bamboo rods and saltwater
- President Jimmy Carter
- Build your own bamboo rod
Selected Links from the Episode
- A Master’s Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod by Hoagy B. Carmichael
- Fish Hawk
- Oyster Bamboo Fly Rod Making Class