(The Leading Arnis Manufacturer in the Philippines)

By: Ronilo Perez


Smoking Sticks Arnis Cane Maker is one of the country’s leading manufacturer, distributor/wholesaler and exporter of arnis fighting sticks and dummy martial arts weapons. It was founded in 2002 by Grand Master Rodel Dagooc, a multi-awarded practitioner of the art and a widely-acclaimed international modern arnis instructor.

Product Lines 

Smoking Sticks Arnis Cane Maker boasts of offering wide-ranging product lines, namely:

  1. 1.  Arnis Sticks
  1. a.     Rattan Fighting Sticks
  •  One of the most expensive arnis sticks due to their durability and firmness.
  •  Densely built and possesses solid properties that can withstand the test of time and intensity of combat practices.
  • Available sticks range from 28” to 31” in length.


  1. b.     Hardwood Fighting Sticks – comprises of the following:

b.1.   Bahi Arnis Stick

  • Considered as a ‘weapon designed to destroy your adversary,’ due to its awesome power as an impact weapon.
  • It would put to the test the versatility of the practitioner in using heavy fighting sticks inasmuch as using lighter sticks in most practice sessions.

b.2.   Kamagong Arnis Stick

  • Weapon of choice by many experts due to its intimidating power.
  •  Considered as ‘ironwood,’ it is a formidable force to be reckoned with in actual combat let alone practice sessions.
  • Weighs approximately 400-500 grams.

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  1. 2.  Dummy Weapons
  1. a.     Dummy training bowie knives
  • Made of ‘aluminum’ material.
  • Weigh exactly as its ‘real’ bladed counterpart.
  • Have blunt edges making it best suited for practice sessions, lessening injuries in trainings activities.
  1. b.     Dummy training sword
  • Made of aluminum, with no sharp edges to reduce risks of injuries during practice sessions.
  • Known as ‘kampilan or bolo’ sword
  • Perfectly handcrafted and designed to optimize its effectiveness in training sessions.


  1. 3.  Real Martial Arts Weapons
  1. a.     Real training sword
  • real sword known as ‘bolo’
  • used ideally in actual combat
  1. b.     Kamagong-made Dulo-Dulo pointed weapon
  • Palm sticks, made from carabao (buffalo) horns.
  • Personally-handcrafted by the Grand Master Himself (Rodel Dagooc) specially designed for personal protection.
  • Favourite weapon by the Grand Master because of its versatility in various combat situations.


  1. c.      Kamagong Dagger
  • Weapon of choice by Grand Master Rodel Dagooc.
  • Ideally designed for personal security and defense.
  •  Offers an easy hand grip and best suited in self-defense situations.
  1. 4.  Product Personalized Designs

DAS (Dagooc Arnis System) Designs

  • Offers personalized or customized engravings or markings on your fighting sticks suited to your personal preferences.
  1. 5.  Product Accessories:
  • Stick Cases and Roll Bags, Sparring Equipment (padded sticks and sparring gear)
  • Uniforms (red and black kimono, arnis belts, customized t-shirts, etc).

All these products pass through the most stringent or exacting product quality control standards particularly its state-of-the-art, rigid product research technology and inspections protocol.

Training Services

Recently, Smoking Sticks Arnis Cane Maker has embarked on training programs accepting both local and foreign students.  Its team of world-class, high-caliber trainers provides the highest possible assurance that the students would receive the highest quality trainings, moulding them to become ‘the cream of the crop’ in the field of Arnis martial arts.


Kinds of Training Packages

Training programs comprise of the ff:

  • Trainings only
  • Trainings with room  accommodation only
  • Trainings with board and lodging

Types of training

  • Arnis trainings
  • Dummy Weapons trainings
  • Real Weapons trainings

Export Market

At present, Smoking Stick Arnis Cane Maker is one of the leading exporters of high-quality fighting sticks and dummy martial arts weapons in the country. It has captured significant market shares in UK, USA, Australia, Canada and other countries.  It has tapped export markets in Western Europe, accounting for 15% market share, Northern-Southern Europe, gaining 16% market shares, respectively, in those geographical locations.

Smoking Stick Arnis Cane Maker has a dominating presence in Central and South America, accounting for 16% market share respectively in those markets. It has even captured a niche in North America (e.g. USA and Canada), accounting for 16% market share in those regions.


Customer Service

Our prompt customer service, rendered by our zealously diligent staff, would propel Smoking Sticks Arnis Cane Maker to uncharted territories, ushering a new era of dominance through its top-of-the-line products and services in the arnis cane-making and martial arts weaponry industry. Email us at smokingsticksph@gmail.com or contact us via online form and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Thank you very much and Mabuhay!  🙂