Fishhawk premium Japanese silk thread has become a favorite among professional rod builders. Advanced builders can create super stylish finishes. They combine the right silk shade with the matching blank color. Translucent and ghost wraps are possible with these high quality products. There are many techniques for creating the most distinctive wraps and finishes. One thing they have in common is Japanese silk from Fishhawk. Fishhawk silk used together with Snake Brand snake guides and Perfect Agate stripping guides combine to create the perfect, custom, classic fly rod.
Nylon rod wrapping thread in grade A is a standard rod building product. RFT Gear offers American Tackle’s Pro-Wrap nylon in black and assorted colorfast colors. We also stock a few standard metallic accent colors. “A” nylon is easy to work with and create a uniform stacked wrap that finishes cleanly. The rod builder can create a number of attractive combinations with RFT Gear’s selection of ATC products.