PVFF Rod Building Class



Rod Building Class 2006


Don Fine and John Brognard have been teaching a rod building class at the home of Don and Ruby Fine. This year the class lasted eight weeks and had six students from either PVFF of Antietam Fly Anglers. The rod builders were Doug and Anna Hutzel,Leslie and Noel Gollehon, David Fulton and Fred Rudman.

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Don Fine

Dave is almost finished. Nice job Dave!

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Doug gets advice from his friend Brandon.

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Anna really did a nice job with very little instruction.

Don and Matt Fine

Every now and then Don would come over to provide a hint or two.

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Doug, what happened, too stressful, had to have Brandon finish the rod for you? SAD!

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Don demonstrates the Albright knot for Brandon.

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Noel keeps plugging away. The rod really came out nice.

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No Fred this is rod class, not Dental class.

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Very nice rod Fred.

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Anna and Dave finishing up their rods.

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Noel and Doug hard at work.

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The end result.