Welcome to 60/40 Split Cane Bamboo Fly Rods. John Clancy-Maker. Fine bamboo fly rods and related artwork. My approach to bamboo rod making is simple. I strive to make the best rods that I can, every rod, every time. Period. Hand planed and hand crafted. Rods that are superb in craftsmanship and timeless in aesthetic.
Payne 102- 8’ 2/2 5#
E.C. Powell- 7’6” 2/2 4#
8”x 22” Titled “Double helix“. These are original art pieces individually hand crafted by me with raw Arundinaria Amabilis bamboo and a fully finished hexagon bamboo rod section and grip. These works are my vision of what truly lies beneath the power fibers of a raw culm of bamboo. Inspired by many hours at the work bench, my thoughts translated. These works are signed by me and assigned a serial number. These works are custom made to order. I can also craft a piece to compliment your custom rod order. Email for more information.