The New Old 18 is Coming.
Established in 2016, Old 18 was built to prove that it can be done here in the USA. Join us on our journey to build the highest quality American-made fishing rods.
Owned by a US Navy SEAL, a US Navy TOPGUN graduate, and a renowned expert in the fishing industry, we are honor-bound to treat our customers with respect.
- Two Bronze Star medals with the Combat “V”
- Only successful combat swimmer mission
- Basic Underwater Demolition and SEAL Training (BUD/S) Instructor
- builds rods
- TOPGUN Adversary Graduate
- 2,500+ hours in F-14A/B, F-18 A-F, F-16A
- Over 600 carrier arrestments and TOP HOOK receiptiant