All posts in 'Barick New Custom Rod Jobs'

Leather Stand-Up Game Rod in White

Posted on June 15th, 2018 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, Interesting

If you’ve been a craftsmen of sorts for a extended period of time, pushing the limits of your ability is not uncommon. There comes a time where you may even wish to try something outside your boundary and really test yourself. For a Custom Rod Builder I think building a..
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Barick 12wt GT Fighter

Barick Custom 12 Weight GT Fighter

Posted on July 3rd, 2017 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, Fishing, Interesting, What's New

Not so long ago I put my mind to building something special to take out on the Flats to somewhere like either Exmouth Western Australia or Christmas Island to wade and catch myself a GT. I built a Barick Custom 12 Weight, 4pc, 9′, GT Fighter Fly Rod. It took..
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New ZFT Design

New ZFT Design

Posted on September 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, Interesting, What's New

The Barick ZFT Pure Saltwater Fly Rod has been redesigned! I’ve gone to the drawing board and given the ZFT a do-over allowing for a new thread design and Guide-Train Design using the Barick CiC System. The new black nylon and metallic trim work looks very stealthy and skips the..
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Sweet Double Hand Custom Switch Rod

Posted on August 9th, 2016 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, What's New

Not too long ago I had a client request a Barick Custom Switch rod. This particular customer didn’t want any ordinary rod, instead he wanted to stand out. Something funky, loud and of high performance were a must and that’s exactly what he received. In order to create a loud..
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Custom Fly Rod

Custom Fly Rod Rebuild

Posted on July 21st, 2016 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, What's New

When I started out building my first Custom Fly Rod I did a few things wrong, the reel seat was the wrong type, I added a fighting butt to a Freshwater rod. Times have changed after many years of experience, however that particular rod kept on nagging at me, begging..
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Spey Weapon

Posted on July 1st, 2016 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, What's New

Thought I might share this with the general Spey Fishing public. James a return customer has commissioned myself to build him another Custom Fly Rod, to be exact Custom Spey rod. This time a 15 foot monster using a CTS Affinity SK DH blank. To more specific, it’s a 15′,..
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Travel with a Friend

Posted on July 12th, 2015 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, What's New

A long wait I know but well worth it. Countless hours spent trying to get this design just right. The Barick Glyph 61033 has been created for anglers who are always traveling. This 6’10” rod collapses into 3 pieces which makes it perfect for suitcase packing. The Barick Glyph is..
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Barick Reiden Has Been Unleashed

Posted on January 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, What's New

The Barick Reiden has hit the shelves, exclusive to Otto’s Tackle World in Drummoyne Sydney. You can now personally inspect the top end range Barick Fly Rod. The Reiden has been redesigned to be faster and more accurate. Some of the best fly fishermen have already had a taste and..
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New Custom Stroker

Posted on August 6th, 2014 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs, Uncategorized

Watch this space. I’m in the process of building a special game rod that will be going on auction to help a great cause. This beauty is a 15-24Kg, stand up bent-butt Tuna rod. Highest grade conditioned cow hide leather grip, Aftco Silver bent-butt, Seeker 6455H 15-24Kg blank, Aftco Silver..
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New 4Kg Estuary Rod

Posted on September 1st, 2013 · Posted in Barick New Custom Rod Jobs

Thought I might get this one in between my other new editions while I had a chance… One of my customers requested I build him a 4Kg Estuary rod so he can fish for species like Bream and Flathead and he was very specific about the Action and look and..
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