New in 2018
23rd European Vintage Fishing Tackle Fair
Waischenfeld, Germany, 9. – 11. November 2018
- Smith, Robert D., Robert W. Crompton: Father of the Five Strip Bamboo Fly Rod, The Whitefish Press (2018)
- Barch, R. J., Publisher, The Planing Form, 25 Year Index. 1990-2014, Issues 1-150, The Planing Form (2017) (Sam Nielson) *
- Larson, Todd E.A., Radical Rodmaking, Innovative Bamboo Fly Rods & Their Makers, The Whitefish Press (2017). *
- Power Fibers Online Magazine is up and running again, Issue 60, July 2018, is out now.
- The Planing Form Newsletter… The First 25 Years. Now available; a DVD with all 150 back issues, year 1990 to 2014 and a 174 page, hard copy index, organized in a 6 category table of contents. Search more than 1500 pages of rod making history by dates, titles, authors, tapers, ads and places/events! AlderCreekAngling.com
- Fisch & Fliege, No. 52, Nov. 2017, p. 91, “Fünf fragen an Robert Stroh” (Elmar Elfers). *
- Fly Line (Italy), n. 4, luglio-agosto 2017, anno 32, uscita n 189, p. 16 “Le novità di Fly Line, News Pozzolini, Hollostar 7’2″#3“. – short note on star-hollowbuild rod from Antonio Pozzolini.
- FliegenFishen, Nr. 1, Dez/Jan 2017, pp. 60 – 61, “Zum Glück habe ich eine verständnisvolle Frau …” about Peter Postlbauer (Emir Numanovic). *
- Just uploaded a lot of excerpts from Catalogues from Farlow, Foster, Pezon & Michel, Orvis, Hardy, Winston, T&T, South Bend, Leonard, Sharpe and many more.