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Welcome to The Eclectic Angler!


Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.

~Henry David Thoreau


Just Released!

Personal Furling Machine

Introducing our new Personal Furling Machine - an affordable and high quality machine for making your own furled leaders and tenkara lines in both two or three strand furls!


New - leather reel cases

Check out our new Leather Reel Cases!


Just Released!

Otter Butter Hand-crafted Fly Line Dressing

Otter Butter is a new fly line dressing we make ourselves for silk or synthetic lines. It also works furled leaders or great on tenkara lines. It comes in a screw lid metal can and includes instructions and a chamois applicator pad.

Check our November Specials!

~ save 20% on Brass Reel kits ~

Just released!


     The History and Evolution of the Trout Fly        

Just Released!


     In Search of Samuel Phillippe Rods     

 We have a great selection of Fly Reel Kits



Kit Completed Reel




Get a copy of our free eBook:

Ten Tips to Customize Your Reel




Check out our other Great Products!


Reel Kits

Line Combo Packs


Suede Reel Cases

The Reelsmith's Primer

Reels & Making Them


Reel Plans

Current Top Sellers

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    "The Reelsmith's Primer"