This case is made of quarter sawn walnut, birch, and aromatic cedar. It has cherry corner splines, and is finished with 5 coats of varnish. The case was made from one board to ensure color match. The drawers are book-matched quarter sawn cherry. The table is bordered in walnut with groves for bead handling. It is signed and numbered (#125) on the drawer back. The case has the following features:
Quarter sawn wood is dimensionally stable and has interesting figure. By cutting wood radially from a log you produce growth rings that are perpendicular to the surface.
·36 Spool holders
·Door storage for hook containers
·1-18 compartment box
·2-12 compartment boxes
·8 drawers for general storage
4 drawers w/cedar backs, for fur, feathers & tools,
·1 neck drawer w/cedar back
·Tying table w/bead groves
·Woodburned & painted fishing scenes
·Hook magnet for finished flies
The case is designed to allow a compact carrying case which sets up quickly for tying without the need to remove layers of trays and boxes as in other designs.
We can monogram the leather handle $12 (3 letters)
Just leave a note in the final checkout form or send us a note through our contact us form with the monogram info.
The examples below of recently sold cases show some of the other possible wood combinations.
Maple Fly Tying Case
with Spalted Maple Drawers (SOLD)
w/cherry drawers (SOLD)