Repairing A Split Ferrule

Posted by Bob W. on 18th May 2015

How To Repair A Split Female FerruleSometimes because of age or misuse or an improper fit, a female ferrule may become split and if not repaired quickly, the split will increase through the length of … read more

How To Avoid The Broken Fly Top Blues

Posted by Bob W. on 22nd Apr 2015

It always seems to happen on a fishing trip that is in a far away isolated place.Yikes, my tip top is broken! Hey, did I remember to put my spare rod in my case? Is your buddy using your spare rod bec … read more

How to Use and Not Abuse an Alcohol lamp

Posted by Bob W. on 9th Apr 2015

Besides the cleaning aspect, we use denatured alcohol in our alcohol lamps for singeing and for 'heat flowing' the finish which I don't recommend for the faint of heart. The heat flowing is something … read more

Rainforest Blanks Now Available

Posted by Bob W. on 22nd Mar 2015

CFRC is now offering the Rainforest II IM7 fly blanks that had been reserved only for our Fly Rod Kits. Very affordable and available in 2 or 4pc models. Moderate/fast and very smooth. Deep forest gre … read more