Shop Closure!

The GW shop will be closed October 18 – 26, inclusive. Please see our Shipping Rates, Terms & Conditions Page and order ahead if necessary!

Hello Rodmakers & Restorationists!

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Attribution, Thanks, Continuance

Written by : Posted on October 17, 2016 : No Comments

Attribution, Thanks, Continuance – The Ramble

This ramble concerns attribution, as well as certain liberties we take here at Golden Witch.  If you write to us through the contact form on the GW website, or through any of our business emails, you may be quoted – we attribute your name to your words.  If you’re a nice person, this won’t bother you.  If you’re a bad apple, well, so much the worse for you.  There’s also a bit of soapbox grandstanding on the themes of acknowledging debt, saying thanks, and teaching others as the only true path forward.

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Bluing, Bronzing, & Clear Coating

Written by : Posted on September 5, 2016 : No Comments

Bluing, Bronzing, & Clear Coating For Rodmakers

BB & CC, or, Oxide Finishes and Protective Boundaries



This ramble will be limited to cold bluing suitable for the home shop or low volume custom rodmaker’s shop.  There are several points worth noting.  First,

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The Latest News

Peak Bamboo is in Angling International

Written by : Posted on October 5, 2016 : No Comments

Peak Bamboo is in Angling International

Peak Bamboo is in the October 2016 Angling International magazine.  Read about us on page 26 of the online issue!

The Planing Form Put a Hex on the News

Written by : Posted on August 25, 2016 : No Comments

The Planing Form

Kirk recently did a review of our Hex products in The Planing Form, Issue #160 July/August 2016.

Read the article in PDF format here.

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We’re on Instagram!

Written by : Posted on February 22, 2016 : No Comments

We're on Instagram

We’ll be posting pictures of cool rods and applications of our stuff and new components, and… who knows?

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Arcane Component Works is in the News

Written by : Posted on January 20, 2016 : No Comments

Our sister wholesale company, Arcane Component Works is in the October 2015 Issue of Angling International! See pages 34 and 37 for the full story.  Arcane components are scattered throughout Golden Witch; be sure to check them out.