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Ovens for bamboo rods.

2012/2/3 16:30
From Abandoned mine shaft in Forest County
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Does anyone know of any fairly inexpensive way to make a bamboo fly rod oven?

Posted on: 2013/9/11 20:29

Re: Ovens for bamboo rods.

2012/8/20 23:10
From Titusville
Posts: 0
If you look around you can find a few different ways. Me personally, I am going to build a horizontal oven, heated by a heat gun, controlled by an electric oven (range) thermostate. Think it will work out, or I hope anyways lol.

Posted on: 2013/9/11 21:29

Re: Ovens for bamboo rods.

2006/9/12 12:07
From Berryville Virginia
Posts: 11
I built my oven using a mica srip heater about a 100.00 13 years ago. I only built my oven that way becasue of the glue I was using so I could set the glue with several hours of low heat. You are only looking at 7 or 8 minutes for heat treatment (375 degrees) and some builders don't even heat treat their bamboo. The cheapest way to heat treat is a heat gun oven and you can find several diagrams and material lists on the web. You willl need a good heat gun any way.

Joe E

Posted on: 2013/9/12 10:02

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