Monday, July 11, 2011

How rod blanks are made

Steve Harrison has got a new toy - a Canon (spit!) camera that takes HD video. This has become his latest obsession, but at least it's got him to update his blog after almost a year. One of the videos he's made explains his blank design, making and testing processes.

Watch how the rod behaves in the slowmo section towards the end. It's clearer if you watch it in full screen.