Elizabeth Anderson Rodmaker

Full Restoration Expert - refinishing / rewrapping - scarf joining - new tips - ferrule replacement. Specializing in all Edwards, Leonard / Mills, Sedgwick, Hawes, Thomas - reproductions & precise copies

project quotes upon evaluation

fine bamboo rod restoration & repair

re-wrapping / refinishing

hand-built bamboo fly rods

vintage restored rods available in inventory


"The rod is beautiful -- a tasteful repair, or renewal, without making it over to be super shiny and like mint, with the patina lost.  It looks its age, but graceful." -- B.H.
"The rod is exquisite!!! I can't wait to cast it. Thanks so much."
-- R.W.


"It is beautiful, and casts wonderfully. I am very very pleased, and truly appreciate it. Amazing work, thank you for recommending the full restoration. Simply stunning."-- C.B.


"Impressive thread work, you've done the impossible, brought a basket case back from the dead" -- K.C.


all restoration projects and appraisals should be carefully packed with all available parts and shipped via insured Priority Mail or FedEx to:

Housatonic Rods
Elizabeth Anderson Restorations
170 Kent Rd
Warren, CT 06754