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Video: New Rods from Tenkara USA

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Founder and owner Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA talks about his two new “triple zoom” rods that were released this year.  They’re called the Rhodo and the Sato and are complete with features like a storage “garage” for your rod’s … more

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Video: Tenkara Flies Compared with Western Counterparts

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Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA educates us in the simplicity of tying Tenkara flies, as well as their differences when compared to the “western” style of fly tying.

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Video: Tenkara USA New Rod Models

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Tenkara USA recently unveiled two new adjustable rod models for 2014.  The Sato and the Rhodo are incredibly light, come with new cases, and feature a patent-pending plug hole.

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Podcast Interview: Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA Talks Rod Models

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This week MidCurrent speaks to Daniel Galhardo, one of the first people to bring the Japanese style of fishing called Tenkara into the United States. He also runs and owns Tenkara USA which sells Tenkara-style fishing rods. Much has been … more

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Video: Tenkara Fishing Nets

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Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA explains why traditional Tenkara nets, which are made from the single branch of a tree, are different from your everyday fishing nets.

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Video: Tying a Tenkara Line to the Rod

Daniel Galhardo of Tenkara USA shows us that tying a Tenkara Line to the rod is about as simple as it gets.

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Tenkara Level Lines: How and When to Use Them

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In his post over on TenkaraUSA, Daniel Galhardo speaks to “fixed-line fishing” and describes the difference on traditional tenkara lines versus level lines. He goes on to say, ” I personally use level lines exclusively, primarily because of the ability … more

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Tenkara USA Nets

Tenkara USA nets feature organic, fully functional designs for fly fishing. Their nets are hand-made out of two branches to ensure consistency, and feature the look and function of traditional tenkara nets. The net frame is positioned at an angle … more

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