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Video: Glass Rod Test – What an Atlantic Salmon on a Three-Weight Looks Like

November 25, 2013 By: timromano

Orvis plans on unveiling a new crop of superfine glass rods soon. More on that later…. In the interim we tried to break a prototype.

Earlier this summer Shawn “Puffy” Combs, product designer at Orvis – showed MidCurrent and a few other journalists why using a fiberglass rod has its benefits, aside from the “slowed-down” action.  We tried to take one to the rod graveyard with a nefarious instrument made just for that purpose. It didn’t work. Take a peek.