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R.L. Winston Rod Company: Over 76 Years of making American Fly Rods

Finely crafted R.L. Winston fly rods: the very highest in standards for this American company.

Here is a look at another great American outdoor company. R.L. Winston has been making premium fly rods for over 76 years and their craftsmanship and passion for their vocation is well shown in their product.

This short clip looks at the making of their bamboo fly rods, which can take up to two years from initial work, aging and getting out to the customer.

These premium bamboo fly rods harken back to the earliest traditions of American fly fishing when bamboo was king for the making of fly rods.

Superseded now by mainly graphite rods, bamboo still holds a place in the heart of fly fishing enthusiasts across the U.S. and Canada.

R.L. Winston is a great American outdoors company with very high standards; next time you consider getting a fly rod keep this company in mind, you are supporting American craftsmen, good jobs and getting a superior fly rod.

Follow this link to their website for a look at all that R.L. Winston constructs on the bench.

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R.L. Winston Rod Company: Over 76 Years of making American Fly Rods