Custom Fly Fishing Rod Builds

February 14, 2018

This is a very special bamboo themed Kabuto with a stacked bamboo reel insert, a hand turned grip to keep the stacked bamboo theme with wraps from bright green with light brown knuckles.  

The rod is finished with Lemke reel seat hardware, A Perfect agate stripping guid...

January 24, 2017

FOR SALE: Gouldfish built Kabuto 6'6 2wt ultralight glass rod. Rod has been finished with translucent cream wraps, clear agate stripping guide and cork grip with sliding rings to keep the weight down to 2oz. 

Rod is pictured with a Wychwood river and stream reel which i...

February 9, 2016

For our customer Will in North Carolina, a beautiful 7'6" Kabuto 5wt.  This rod was built with a unique hiddent thread reel seat engraved with the Gouldfish logo.  One of my favourite rods, this is one that I personally use as my day to day rod for small lakes....

December 23, 2015

Another one of a kind rod from GouldFish for one of our customers in Australia, this is a beautiful tiger flamed split cane bamboo rod with a very unique grip shaped from rosewood.  The inscription on the rod is from Sparse Grey Hackle - “The trout do not rise in the c...

March 10, 2015

 This custom build was commissioned by a customer in Texas and he came up with the name "Lone Red Star" to combine the fact the rod is going to the Lone Star State and coming from the land of the Red Star.  It's a beautiful 7'6" 5 weight rod built on a Mountain Brook b...

April 15, 2014

Another bamboo split cane rod that we built for a customer, this was primarily for small rivers and lakes to catch wild brown trout and is 8'6" #5.

 

It's a beautiful slow action rod and even a small brownie puts a good bend in it.  

 

It is based on tonkin cane and featur...