Hailing from Medford, Oregon, John Strenk is the owner and operator of The Reel Tech Custom Rods. John's business namesake of twenty two years of course being full service fishing reel maintenance and repair. John is a certified pro shop for all brands common to our rods here in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. His turn around time upon receiving a shipped reel (which can very affordable to ship 'flat rate') is fantastic and his repeat business of many happy anglers such as myself speaks for itself.
John also has cultivated an amazingly successful custom rod arm of his business which allows his full spectrum of creativity to come to life in ways I've yet to see another rod maker capture. His vast assortment of blank offerings along with the innovative custom wrapping and painting techniques he's perfected make his rods eye catching on the rivers.
The split grip style you'll see in the pictures along with the ball grip butt offers the angler a different and special experience when casting and mending I've to experience with any other float rods. Of which I own three Reel Techs. Two of which are ten footers, MHX blank split grip spinning. One of which is a ten foot six inch St. Croix six to twelve. This rod is my winter steelhead and coho float for light bait and finesse tactics.
John offers special features on his wraps such as recoil guides (non breakable metal guides) custom painting and wrapping to specific design patterns and much more. Moreover his character is second to none.
Please take a moment to check out The Reel Tech today!