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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Rod Building Class

Posted on July 8th, 2016 · Posted in Interesting, What's New

Due to popular demand I’ve managed to finish the format to begin Barick Custom Rods, Rod Building Basics Course. It’s now possible for you to take either a 3, 4 or 5 day Rod Building Class to build the rod you wish to create. John Barick will teach you the..
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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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Smashing it up North

Posted on June 29th, 2016 · Posted in Fishing, What's New

After a long drive from NSW, Brett and Cherie from BWCflies are smashing up North QLD at Hichinbrook. They’ve been catching Queenfish, Barra, Longtail and Mac Tuna and more. They absolutely love the Barick Reiden rods and here at Barick we wish them all the best and hope they keep..
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Double Hand is On!

Posted on May 12th, 2016 · Posted in What's New

Check out the new Sydney Double Hand Fly group on Facebook. Barick Custom Rods has kick started a new group to try and promote the art of Double Hand Fly fishing. We talk about everything Spey or Switch or Skagit. We will be holding regular casting sessions within the Sydney..
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Special Edition Spey

Posted on February 10th, 2016 · Posted in What's New

A long time traditional form of fishing in Europe and North America, I predict will be hitting our Southern Continent soon enough. I’ve always been interested in learning the stylish technique of Spey and thanks to a few friends for the last few years am hooked. I just can’t get..
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New Customs Gallery

Posted on September 11th, 2015 · Posted in Uncategorized, What's New

Check out the new Barick Custom Rods Gallery section. We’ve made it easier to find some of the work we do here at Barick

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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Pack Your Suit Case

Posted on February 18th, 2015 · Posted in Interesting, What's New

If you’re like me and hate paying long luggage fees when catching a plane to your fishing destination because your rod wont fit in your suit case, you will be glad to know Barick has the answer. The new Barick Travel Series has begun with the Barick Entrada. The Entrada..
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