The Reports

Reports by Date
Reports by River
Reports by Species

Services

Custom Rod Building
Guided Fishing Trips

Topics of Interest

Fly Patterns
Links
Digital Photography

Other Good Stuff!

Contact MP
Email List Subscription

Links - Taxidermy / Replica Artist Links

Trophy Fish Fiberglass Replicas

  • Angling Artisan, NY -Rich Benedict Jr. is the ONE AND ONLY guy I recommend. He does phenomenal work, end of story. I haven't seen ANYONE producing anything close to the realism Rich acheives and the pricing is extremely competitive too. Rich has done three replicas for me; a replica of a Paradise Springs Wild Brook Trout (currently resides in WI) and 2 steelhead for my office. First, a Chrome Hen caught on Oak Creek with the 8wt. Bamboo Rod by Ron Caimi and myself. 2nd, my first steelhead ever landed on a centerpin in 12 Mile Creek, PA, but painted with the color scheme of a fish caught earlier on that trip in Elk Creek, PA (so it's an "amalgamation" of the 40+ steelhead I caught on that trip).

    Check 'em out, and once you're drooling give Rich a call and tell him I sent ya!



    Here's the actual steelhead these fish were fashioned after, you can judge Rich's work for yourself!:

    Chrome Steelie


    Buck Steelie Coloration Buck Steelie Body Shape & Size

Suggest a Link / Report a Broken Link

 

Copyright © 2002 - 2006