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Bamboo/Cane Rod

ITEM #

DESCRIPTION

1.
JIM BEASLEY- MAKER, TN MODEL "5 STRIP PENTAGONAL" 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 6 WT, Serial #022512-10. Fast dry fly action. Honey blonde cane. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden tan silks. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1095.

2.

JOHN ZIMNEY - MAKER, DE MODEL "QUADRATE 98Q", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #170014, Nice dark flamed cane. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks and tipped in brown. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap and Rosewood reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1295.

3.

DENNIS MENSCER- MAKER, NY MODEL "SPECIAL EDITION" - 8' 2 BUTTS & 2 TIPS. Takes 4 wt. lines. Serial #13008. One butt is medium slow action for wet flies, and the other butt (which is the heavier butt) is for dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and golden yellow. Cigar cork grips with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap and burled wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in gray cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. $1295.

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GOODWIN GRANGER ROD CO. - MAKERS, CO MODEL "GRANGER CHAMPION", 9' 3PC 2 TIP 6 WT, 5 oz. Fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in black. Model #GC9050. Agate stripper guide. All sections full length and straight. Western styled cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband reelseat. Rod comes packed in original green cloth rod bag and stored in originnal cardboard labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $395.

5.

MARTY DESAPIO - MAKER, NJ. 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4/5 WT. Built in 2016. Fast dry fly action. 3 3/4 oz. Blued nickel silver ferrules. wrapped in brown varigated silks and tipped in red. Half Wells cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. $695.

6.

RON KUSSE - MAKER, NY MODEL #754, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Serial #8110. 3.1 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. Honey blonde cane, blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden silks. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Butternut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag with hang tag. Stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in 99% new condition. $1595.

7.

THE FISHERMAN'S CORNER - MAKER, HANS ROEPER - NY MODEL "HUNT", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #229-48. Dark flamed cane with blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in red silks. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Reelseat wooden spacer of Tiger Maple. Rod comes packed in brown cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod appears in unused condition. $595.

8.

BRIAN KLEINCHESTER - MAKER, VA MODEL 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmel silks and tipped in brown. Full Wells cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband reel seat hardware and burled Maple reelseat spacer. Serial #111. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new condition. $895.

9.

J. C. ZIMNEY - MAKER, DE MODEL "QUADRATE 98Q", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #270094. Fast dry fly action. Wrapped in clear brown silks and tipped in black. Very nice dark flamed cane. Comes with brass ferrule plug and agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod has Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condtiion. $1395.

10.

MINEY HULL - MAKER, NY MODEL "IMPREGNATED SALMON, 10 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 9 WT, Medium action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules Wrapped in dark brown threads. Full wells cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Removable 4" extension butt. One stripper guide was re-wrapped. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. Kind of a scarce rod. Great salmon/steelhead rod! $695.

11.

GREEN RIVER RODS - BOB GORMAN - MAKER, VT MODEL #704, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Serial #6233, Impregnated dark cane. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark green threads and tipped in black. Ceramic stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and burled wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum marked brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. One tip is shhort 1 1/2" but rod will fish great! $795.

12.

DOUGLAS DUCK - MAKER, TX MODEL 224, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Serial #2059. Fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver Swiss styled rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmwl silks. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in green aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condtiion. $1195.

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JOHN PICKARD - MAKER, MICH. MODEL #704, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Glass-like varnish finish. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks. Carbide stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1195.

15.

F. D. KRETCHMAN - MAKER, ME MODEL 8' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Based on Dickerson 8012 taper, 1st H.B 1980. 3.8 oz. Serial # 10-80-01. Medium fast action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks and tipped in black. Agae stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $1495. REDUCED TO $1295.

16.

GENESEE VALLEY ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY, 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #03691. 4.3 oz. Nicely dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Full Wells cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in black cloth rod bag and stored in black labeled aluminum rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $895.

17.

BILL CRITCHFIELD - MAKER, MN, MODEL "RUSH RIVER", 6 1/2' 2PC 3 TIP 4 WT, 3 oz. Seriall #0718-1. Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in rust colored threads. Agate stripper guide. Half Wells cork grip with nicely engraved nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in 99% new condition. Great small stream brookie rod! $750.

18.

DAVE LA CLAIR - MAKER, NY, 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Built in 1998. Serial #001564. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks, carbide stripper guide. Reversed Half Wells cork grip with up-locking blued nickel silver reelseat and burled wood reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in burgandy labeled cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $995.

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GOODWIN GRANGER ROD CO. - MODEL "GRANGER VICTORY", 8' 3PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. #8040. Rod was re-finished at some point. Mid is short 1 1/2". Rod looks great! /bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in green and black varigated silks and tipped in goden yellow. Western styled cork grip with up-locking full nickel silver reelseat. Rod comes packed in olive cloth rod bag and stored in factory labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $595.

20.

E. C. POWELL - MAKER, CA MODEL "HOLLOWBUILT", 9' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. B-taper. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in carmel brown silks and has full intermediates. Agate stripper guide. Full Wells cork grip with aluminum up-locking and black plastic reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in brown cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $1395.

21.

CUSTOM BUILT ON LEONARD ROD BLANK, 6 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip and blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Cherry wooden reel seat spacer. Comes packed in burgandy cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. Very nicely done! $595.

22.

KIRI - ROD MAKER - OHIO MODEL #0872, 7' 2" 2PC 1 TIP 4/5 WT. Fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks. Modified Half Wells cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag with hang tag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. $595.

23.

RON KUSSE - MAKER, NY MODEL 7 1/2' 2PC 1 TIP 5 WT, 4.1 oz. Serial #8200. Medium fast dry fly action. Nicely light flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Glass-like varnish finish. Wrapped in clear Butterscotch silk wraps with carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in yelloe cloth bag with hang tag. Stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $995.

24.

JOHN PARKER - MAKER, NY MODEL "FLAMED", 7' 9" 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Serial #9658. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped black. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued up-sliding reelseat band and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1195.

25.

MARTY DESAPIO - MAKER, NJ, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT. 3.5 oz. Built in 2019. Medium fast dry fly action. Nice flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks. Carbide stripper guide. Half Wells cork grip, down-locking bronze anodized aluminum reelseat and bamboo reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in new condition. Another very nice rod by Marty. $695.

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MARTY DESAPIO - MAKER, NJ, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. 3 0z. Built in 2019. Medium fast action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks, Agate stripper guide. Glass-like varnish finish. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap, Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in cream cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled rod tube. Marty makes a very nice rod and the price is more than fair. New, unused condition. $695.

27.

MONTAGUE ROD CO. - MAKERS, WA MODEL "RAPIDAN", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Nickel plated rod ferrules. Wrapped in golden yellow threads and tipped in brown. HalfWells cork grip and aluminum down-locking reelseat with white plastic reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $295.

28.

RICK CUNNINGHAM - MAKER, MODEL 212M, 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Serial #2103. Fast dry fly action. Very nice honey blonde cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks with carbide stripper guide. Garrison styled cork grip with Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Garrison type slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. Very nicely done. $1995.

29.

SWEET WATER ROD CO. - GEORGE MAUER - MAKER, PA MODEL "SPRING CREEK #47", 6 1/2' 3 PC 2 TIP 3 WT. "2000-01". Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Caarbide stripper guide. Wrapped in clear carmel brown silks. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. $1995.

30.

R. W. SUMMERS ROD CO. - MAKERS,WISC. MODEL #856, 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5-6 WT. Serial 52379, Medium fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Glass-like varnish finish. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks with carbide stripper guide.Half Wells cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and nickel silver butt cap. Burled walnut wooden reelseat spacer.Comes packed in brown cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled, brass capped rod tube. Rod appears 99% new condition. $3295.

31.

GEORGE MAUER - MAKER, PA MODEL "HEADWATERS", 6' 3" 2PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT, Fast dry fly action. blued nickel silver ferrules, dark flamed cane.Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat. Wrapped in Serial #2006-03.Wrapped in clear brown threads. Comes stored in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod appears innew, unused condition. $1495.

32.

GEORGE MAUER - MAKER, PA MODEL "KARLE ELIZABETH", 7' 2PC 2TIP 4-5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial 2001-03. Blued nickel silver ferrules, wrapped in clear carmel silks, carbide stripper guide. Half Wells cork grip, blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in khaki cloth rod bag and stored in aluminu brasscapped rod tube.Rod is in new, unused condition. $1495.

33.

WRIGHT & MCGILL ROD CO. - MAKERS, CO MODEL "GRANGER VICTORY", 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT.
Medium fast action. Bright nickel silver ferrules, Wrapped in clear carmel silk wraps, carbide stripper guide. Full up-locking nickel
silver reelseat. Rod comes stored in olive cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. $495.

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PAUL H. YOUNG ROD CO. - MAKERS, DETROIT, MICH MODEL "PROSPERITY", 7 1/2' 3PC 5 WT, Medium fast dry flyaction. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in green and black varigated silk threads. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip
with down-locking aluminum reelseat with walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in brown cloth rod bag and
stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod was professionally refinished at some point. All sections full length and straight. Rod is in
excellent fishing condition. $1295.

35.

LYONS & COULSON - MAKERS, BUFFALO, NY MODEL "L&C CAPTAIN", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in red and black varigated silks, Western styled cork grip, down-locking nickel silver reelseat hardware with plastic reelseat. Built by Heddon for Lyons & Coulson. Rod comes stored in brown cloth rod bag
and packed away in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $495.

36.

HEDDON TACKLE CO. - MAKERS, MICH MODEL "#10 BLUEWATERS", 7 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, 3 1/2 oz. # 1 1/2 Ferrule.
Rod was professionally refinished. All sections full length and straight. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in green and black
varigated silks. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver down-locking reelseat with plastic insert. Rod comes packed in original
blue labeled cloth rod bag and stored in Heddon marked aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $595.

37.

FRANK WEIR & SON MAKERS, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #D700-17-9. Medium fast action. Blued nickel silver ferrules.
Wrapped in red silks and tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork reelseat with blued nickel silver slideband
and butt cap with Rosewood reelseat. rod come packed in olive green rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod
is in excellent condition. $595.

38.

HEDDON TACKLE CO. - MAKERS, MODEL "#8 BLUE WATERS", 8' 3PC 5 WT, 3 1/2 oz. Size 1 1/2 ferrule. Medium fast dry fly action.
Rod was professionally refinished. Looks great! All sections full length and streaight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Blued nickel silver
ferrules. Wrapped in black and green varigated silk threads. Cigar cork grip with down-locking nickel silver reelseat and locking nt and butt cap.
With brown plastic spacer. Rod come stored in original blue labeled cloth rod bag, stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $595.

39.

STEVE PENNINGTON - MAKER, IOWA, MODEL "PINE RIVER TROUT", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5-6 WT, Fast dry fly action. Nickel silver rod ferrulesWrapped in rusty brown silks, coke bottle type cork grip, Up-locking aluminum anodized reelseat with Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer.
Rod comes packed in khaki colored rod bag and stored in aluminum tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $395.

40.

STEVE PENNINGTON - MAKER, IOWA, MODEL "CANADIAN TROUT", 6 1/2' 2PC 1 TIP 4 WT, Fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules.Wrapped in burgandy silks, cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum anodized reelseat with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer.
Rod comes in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $250.

41.

DENNIS MENSCER - MAKER, HANCOCK, NY, 7' 9" 2/2 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #16009.
Nicely dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy threads tipped golden yellow.
Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Cherry burled wooden reelseat.
Rod comes stored in beige cloth rod bag and packed away in labeled brass capped aluminum rod tube with protective
rod cover. Rod is in new, unused conditon. $1095.

42.

JIM BEASLEY - MAKER, TN, MODEL "PARA 14", 7' 9" 2/2 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #110207-1, Nice dark flamed cane.
Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in black silks with Agate stripper guide. Half Wells cork grip with blued nickel silver
slideband reelseat with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes in khaki cloth rod bag and stored in labeled aluminum rod tube with
outer protective bag cover. Brand new, unused. $1095.

43.

BILL HOLBEIN - MAKER, NC MODEL "NODELESS", 7' 6" 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules.
Wrapped in orange silks and tipped in black. Caarbide stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with up-locking nickel silver reelseat.
Burled Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in black cloth rod bag and stored in labeled aluminum rod tube with outer protective
rod cover. New unused condition. $795.

44.

LYLE DICKERSON - MAKER, MICH. MODEL "BERGMAN 801510", 8' 3PC 5 WT. Built in 1953. Medium fast dry fly action.
Rod was refinished years back by Bobby Taylor and looks great! Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped in black.
Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes
packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum original brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent refinished condition. $3495.

45.

KIRI - MAKER, OH MODEL #0863. 6' 3" 2 PC 3-4 WT, Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in
clear golden brown silks. Carbide stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat with dual slidebands. Comes packed in tan cloth rod bag with
hang tag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. Great little Brookie small stream rod! $695.

46.

JOHN ZIMNEY - MAKER, DEL, MODEL "HEX 115S", 8' 2/2 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Serial 480036. Dark flamed tempered cane.
Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks and tipped in black. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with up-locking
nickel silver reelseat with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes stored in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled
rod tube with outer bag cover. Rod is in excellent condition. $1195.

47.

JAMES BEASLEY - MAKER, TN, MODEL "CANOE", Based on the Payne Canoe taper, 8 1/2' 3pPC 2 TIP 7 WT, serial #040808-3.
Fast powerful action. Dark flamed tempered cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown threads, agate stipper
guide. Payne styled cork grip, down-locking black anodized aluminum reelseat with Cherry wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed
in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube with outside protective tube cover. Rod is in new, unused condition. $1295.

48.


SEWELL N. DUNTON& SONS, INC. MASS - MAKER, MODEL #107, 8 1/2' 3PC 5 WT, Medium fast action. Blued nickel silver
ferrules. Wrapped in dark burgandy silks. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking black anodized aluminum reelseat
with Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. One tip is down 1/2". Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled
rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $250.

49.

SOUTHBEND TACKLE CO. - MAKERS, MODEL "#290", 7 1/2' 2 PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in brown and black varigated threads. Half Wells comfort type cork grip, up-locking plasticburgandy reelseat. Rod was professionally refinished and looks great! Comes stored in green factory labeled rod bag and stored infactory labeled carboard rod tube. Rod is in excellent refinished condition. $395.

50.

MARTY DESAPIO - MAKER, NJ, 6 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 3 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in golden yellow
silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband reelseat hardware and Tiger Maple
wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in light brown rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in brand new condition. $750.

51.

HEDDON TACKLE CO. - MAKERS, MICH. MODEL "BILL STANLEY FAVORITE #20", 7 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Blued nickel silver rod ferrules.Size 1 1/2. Medium fast dry fly action. Wrapped in burgandy threads. Modified Half Wells cork grip, down-locking brown plastic reelseat with
blued nickel silver hardware. All sections are full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Rod was revarnished and looks super!
Comes stored in burgandy cloth rod bag with factory labels. Stored in aluminum factory labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition.
$695.

 

 

BILL & GENE EDWARDS

1.

W. E. EDWARDS CO. - MAKERS, CT, MODEL #54 QUADRATE, 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5/6 WT, Medium fast action. Rod was refinished professionally and looks great! All sections full length and straight. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in black. Carbide stripper guide. Modified Western cork grip tapered to forward quad shape. Up-locking plastic reelseat. One tip has a 3/4" clear repair wrap, it will fish fine. Rod comes stored in original factory marked Edwards rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $995.

2.

GENE EDWARDS ROD CO. - MAKERS, MOUNT CARMEL, CT MODEL #52 EDWARDS DELUXE, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Rod was professionally refinished and really looks great! Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. Payne styled cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Reelseat wooden spacer of Walnut. Rod comes packed in original cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. You dont see many of these Edwards Deluxe in 7' weather refinished or original condition. $1495.

3.

GENE EDWARDS - MAKERS - CT MODEL "A & F YELLOWSTONE SPECIAL", 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Made for Abercrombie & Fitch Trade Rod. Medium fast dry fly action. 1930's rod. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in brown threads and tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with full nickel silver slideband reelseat. Rod comes packed in olive cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $595.

4.

W. E. EDWARDS & SON - MAKERS, CT MODEL "BILL EDWARDS #42 QUADRATE", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Rod was refinished at some point and looks great! All sections full length and straight. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in golden tan silks and stipped in yellow and red. All cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in original green silk cloth rod bag and stored in original aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing conditon. $1195.

5.

W. E. EDWARDS - MAKER, CT MODEL #41 QUADRATE, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, 3 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. Rod was refinished at some point. Blued nicke silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped in golden yellow and black. Agate stripper guides. Rod is full length and straight, ferrules fit nice and smooth. All cork grip and reelseat, slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in blue cloth rod bag and stored in original aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $1295.

6.

GENE EDWARDS - MAKER, MT. CARMEL, CT MODEL 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped indark brown siks and tipped in golden yellow. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with aluminum up-loking reelseat with Walnut woodenspacer. Rod has been re-varnished and looks like new. Comes stored in green cloth rod bag and packed away in aluminum brass capped rod tube. $750.

7.

W. E. EDWARDS & SONS - MAKERS, MT. CARMEL, CT, 8 1/2' 3 PC 2 TIP 5 WT, 4 1/4 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in rusty brown silks. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Cedar wooden reelseat. Comes stored in tan cloth rod bag and packed away in aluminum factory labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent refinished condition. $795.

 

 

 

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. RODS

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E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. NY. - MODEL 205, 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5/6 WT. 4 1/2 oz. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in brown threads and tipped in black Payne styled cork grip with up-locking aluminum reelseat with Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes with cork and aluminum ferrule plugs. All sections full lengths and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Rod comes stored in original cloth rod bag with hang tag and packed in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in very good original condition. Very nice larger water dry fly rod. $3895.

2.

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL "PARABOLIC" 7' 9" 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. 4 1/8 oz. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Medium fast dry fly action. Rod was professionally refinished and looks great! Wrapped in Payne brown silks and tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Butt cap stamped, "Sold by Abercrombie & Fitch, New York". Rod comes stored in original olive cloth rod bag with hang tag and stored in original aluminum factory labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $3395.

3.

E. F. PAYNE ROD - MAKERS, NY MODEL #200, 8' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, 3.8 oz. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. #15-9 ferrule sizes. Mid to late 20's rod. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in Payne dark brown silks tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Esarly butt cap markings. Stamped on one side of butt cap, " E. F. Payne Rod - E. F. Payne Rod Co. - Makers". On other side of butt cap marked, "Sold by Abercrombie & Fitch Co. New York". All sections full length and straight and ferrules fit nice and smooth. Rod comes packed in original green cloth rod bag and stored in original aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in very good original condition. $3995.

4.

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, MODEL #95, 6' 2PC 2 TIP, Very nice medium fast dry fly action. 1 5/8 oz. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in Payne dark brown silks and tipped in golden yellow. Tiny 4 1/4" cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Butt cap marked, "Payne" on one side and stamped, "Sold by Abercrombie & Fitch" on other side. Rod comes in original tan cloth rod bag with hang tag and ferrule plug. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Comes stored in original factory labeled aluminum brass capped tube. Rod is in excellent original condition. A very scarce rod! $3895.

5.

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL #197, 7 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT. 3 1/2 oz. Dry fly action. Circa 1950. All - ections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules with factory rod ferrule plugs. Wrapped in Payne dark brown silks and tipped in golden yellow.Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Cedar wooden reelseat spacer. Cork has some ridging on grip. Rod is in very good original condition. Comes stored in original factory cloth rod bag and packed away in original aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. $3495.

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E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 100, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. 3.2 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in Payne dark brown threads and tipped in golden yellow. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap.with wooden reelseat spacer. Butt section has some bag marks in cane. It apears tips were refinished. Rod comes stored in original green cloth rod bag and stored in original labeled brass capped rod tube. Butt cap stamped, "PAYNE". Rod is in excellent condition. $2995.

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E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL "DRY FLY SALMON ROD #400", 9' 3PC 2 TIP 8 WT. Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks. One tip has repair wrap below tip top. Payne styled cork grip with up-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes with 6" detachable extension butt. Locking band is stamped,"Payne' on one side and "Sold by Abercrombie & Fitch, New York" on the other. Rod comes packed in original green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube with outer bag cover. $1395.

8.

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks and atipped in black. Rod was professionally refinished and looks nice! Agate stripper guide. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Payne styled cork grip with up-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in original green cloth rod bag with hang tag and stored in factory labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $2495.

9.

E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 100, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. 3 3/8 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules, factory ferrule plug. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Rod from 1950's. Wrapped in dark brown silks and tipped in golden yellow. Payne styled cork grip with up-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in original green cloth rod bag with hang tag. Stored in original labeled aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent original condition. You don't see them this nice anymore. $3995.

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E. F. PAYNE ROD CO. - MAKERS, MODEL 207, 9' 3PC 2 TIP 6 WT, Medium action. 4.9 oz. Rod was refinished at some point, looks very nice.One tip is 1 inch short. Wrapped in brown silks tipped in black. Payne styled cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and reelseat withWalnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes in khaki cloth rod bag and stored in original labeled brass capped aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $895.

 

 

F. E. THOMAS ROD CO. - MAKERS

1.

F. E. THOMAS ROD CO. - MAKERS, MODEL "BROWNTONE SPECIAL", 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast action. All sections full length and straight. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks Agate stripper guide.Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat with black plastic spacer. Rod comes stored in original factory cloth rod bag with hang tag. Packed in original labeled aluminum rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $995.

 

 

HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS

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HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL "FAIRCHILD", 8' 3PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Rod was professionally refinished and looks super! Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in silks with full intermediates. Agate stripper guides and tip tops. All cork grip and reelseat with aluminum slideband and reelseat hardware. Serial #E7065. Built in 1926. Comes packed in original brown cloth rod bag and stored in original Hardy aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent refinished condition. $850.

2.

HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MAKER - TOM MORAN, "THE MORAN SERIES", 7 1/2' 2/2 4 WT Serial #K904-2M.
Medium fast dry fly action. Very nice honey blonde cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Glass-like varnish finish.
Wrapped in clear golden yellow tipped in black. Carbide stripper guide. Book matched tips. Swelled butt, cigar cork grip. Blued
nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Tiger Maple wooden reelseat. Rod comes stored in Hardy labeled khaki cloth rod bag and
stored in brown leather labeled Tom Moran rod case. Rod is in excellent condition. $2500.

3.


HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL "THE CROWN HOUGHTON" , 10' 3 PC 2 TIP 7 WT, Blued nickel silver lock tight rod ferrules. Bright Aluminum ferrules plugs. Clear Agate stripper guide and tip tops. Medium fast full flex action. Wrapped in lime green threads and tipped in dark green. Full Wells cork grip with up-locking Hardy aluminum reelseat with black plastic spacer and removable bank spike.Rod comes packed in original cloth rod bag and stored in Hardy labeled aluminum tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. $495.

4.

HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL " THE HARDY WANLESS ULTRALITE SPINNING ROD", 6' 2" 2 PC 2-4 LB. TEST LINE. Staggered ferrule design with bamboo ferrule plug. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Clear ceramic tip top. Wrapped in dark red and tipped in golden yellow. 8 1/4" Full Wells cork grip with dual aluminum slidebands. Rod comes packed in green labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminm rod tube. Rod from the early 70's. Appears unused. $250.

5.

TOM MORAN - MAKER, ENGLAND, MODEL "THE MORAN SERIES", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 3 WT. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. 3.1 oz. Nice dark flamed cane. Very nice "glass-like" varnish finish. Serial #L843/1M. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear silks and tipped in black. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. English Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes with wooden ferrule plug. Packed away in tan factory labeled cloth rod bag. Signed by Tom and Calum Gladstone. Stored in aluminum brass capped labeled rod tube. Also comes with original factory warranty card. Rod is in new, unused condition. By one of the greatest Craftsman I ever met! $2795.

6.

HARDY BROS L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL "PALAKONA" 6' 2 PC 1 TIP 4 WT, Blued nickel silver ferrules with aluminumferrule plug. Wrapped in red threads and tipped in dark green. Clear agate stripper guide. All cork grip with aluminum slideband reelseat. Rod comes stored in blue labeled cloth rod bag and packed away in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is from the 70's and appears unused.$495.

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HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL "THE PALAKONA", 6' 2 PC 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules.with factory ferrule plug. Wrapped in black threads, tipped in green. Clear agate stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat with bright aluminumreelseat hardware. Rod comes stored in blue labeled factory labeled rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod appears in unfishedcondition. Rod from the 70s. $510.

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HARDY BROS. L.T.D. - MAKERS, ENGLAND, MODEL "THE PHANTOM", 6' 10" 2 PC 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules.with factory ferrule plug. Wrapped in black threads, tipped in red. Clear agate stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat with bright aluminumreelseat hardware. Rod comes stored in green labeled factory rod bag with hang tag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube.Rod appears in brand new, unused condition. Rod comes stored in green labeled factory labeled rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod appears in brand new, unfished condition. Rod from the 70s. $510.

 

   

 

 

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. RODS

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H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY, MODEL 38H, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Late 40's, early 50's rod. Number 11 ferrule. 2.6 oz. Rod has 2 small 1/2 wraps on butt and an overcoat of varnish. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in red silks. tiny 4 1/2" cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap and Butternut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan factory cloth rod bag and stored in original factory rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $1050.

2.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 38L, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 3 WT. , 1.8 oz. Slow to Medium action. Rod was refinished at some point and looks great! All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nicely. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in light olive green and tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Tiny 4" cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Cedar wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in Leonard brass capped aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $1795.

3.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 39, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5WT, 3 1/2 oz. #12 Ferrule. Medium fast dry fly action. Post fire red wrap. All sections full length and straight, ferrules fit nice and smooth. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in Leonard red silks. Carbide stripper guide. All cork grip and reelseat and bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped factory rod tube. Rod appears in unused condition. $1595.

4.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 39H, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Serial #1506. 3.6 oz. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in Leonard red silks. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with aluminum down-locking reelseat and nickel silver butt cap. Butternut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes packed in factory yellow cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped factory rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1595.

5.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO.- MAKERS, NY MODEL 39H, 71/2' 2PC 2 TIP, Medium fast action. 3.8 oz. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in Leonard red silks. Cigar cork grip with aluminum down-locking reelseat and Butternut wooden spacer. Rod comes stored in tan cloth rod bag and stored in factory brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1395.

6.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 50 TOURNAMENT , 8' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. All sections full length and straight. Ferrules fit nice and smooth. Rod from the 1930's. Rod was professionally refinished and looks great! Bright nickel silver waisted rod ferrules. Wrapped in olive green silks and tipped in red. Carbide stripper guides. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Butternut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminm brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $1995.

7.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL "DURACANE #807", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 6-7 WT. 4 1/2 oz. Impregnated cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped in black. Ceramic stripper guide. Payne styled cork grip with up-locking black anodized aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in brown factory rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Great rod for windy days and bigger flies. $995.

8.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL "39", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast action. Serial #3230. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules with factory ferrule plug. Wrapped in clear golden yellow with brown tipping. Ceramic stripper guide. Western style cork grip with aluminum up-locking reelseat and Butternut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in yellow cloth rod bag and stored in aluminm labeled brass cappedrod tube. Rodis in excellent condition. $1495.

9.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 38H, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial 3734. Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickels silver ferrules.Wrapped in clear golden silks with rust colored tipping. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband reelseat with Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1795.

10.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO. - MAKERS, NY MODEL "40-6", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5-6 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #8231. Blued nickel silver ferrules.Wrapped in clear golden yellow threads, carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with up-locking aluminum reelseat. Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer.Rod was professionally refinished and looks great! Rod comes packed inlight brown factory cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped, factory stamped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1595.

11.

H. L. LEONARD ROD CO.. - MAKERS, NY MODEL 51 TOURNAMENT, 9' 3 PC 2 TIP 5 WT. 5 oz. Medium - medium fast action. Bright nickelsilver waisted ferrules with Pat. date. Wrapped in red silks. Agate stripper guide and tip tops. Cigar cork grip with full nickel silver slideband reelseat. Rod was refinished at some point and looks great! Comes stored in original olive green factory cloth rod bag and stored in originalaluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent fishing condition. $895.


 

 

ORVIS CO. RODS

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ORVIS ROD CO. - MAKERS, MANCHESTER, VT. MODEL - EARLY VARNISHED ROD, PRE-WES JORDAN ERA. 8' 2PC 2 TIP Second tip down 1". Rod was refinished professionally. Very hard to find early examples of the varnished rods. Takes a 5 wt line and is medium fast dry fly action. Wrapped in gold with golden and red signature wrapps. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Red agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and bright nickel silver butt cap, stamped "Makers Charles F. Orvis Co. Inc. Manchester, VT" The aluminum lock nut is also stamped the same. Has Butternut wooden spacer. Comes packed in cloth rod bag and stored in celuloid original rod case. Rod is in excellent refinished condition. $695.

2.

ORVIS CO. - MAKERS, MANCHESTER, VT MODEL "BATTENKILL ", 7 1/2 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, 3 7/8oz. IMPREGANTED, Serial #79268, Built in 1976. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown threads with carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $795.

3.

ORVIS CO. MANCHESTER, VT - MAKERS, MODEL "BATTENKILL", 8' 2/2 5WT, Medium fast action. Very nice impregnated darkcane. Rod was refinished at the factory years back. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in red silks. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat with Walnut wooden spacer. One tip has an invisible repair wrap done at the factory. Gray cloth rod bag andstored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good fishing condition. $395.

4.

ORVIS CO. - MAKERS, MODEL "WES JORDON", 8' 2/2 WT. 5/6. Medium fast dry fly action. Dark flamed cane. Serial #55277. Built in 1968.Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown threads, carbide stripper guides. Cigar cork grip with right hand styled comfort grip withdown-locking aluminum reelseat with Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in gray cloth rod bag and stored in brown leather rod case. Rod is in excellent condition. $895.

5.

ORVIS CO. - MAKERS, MANCHESTER, VT, IMPREGNATED, 8' 2 PC 1 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast dry flly action. Dark cane, Wrapped in Orvis dark brown threads. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Comes in gray cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $350.

6.

ORVIS CO. - MAKERS, MANCHESTER, VT, MODEL"BATTENKILL", 6 1/2' 2 PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. 2 5/8 oz. Nice dark impregnated cane.Serial #55599. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wes Jordan era, built in 1969. Wrapped in dark brown Orvis threadsCarbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth factory rod bag and stored in aluminum lableled rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $820.

 

 

THOMAS & THOMAS ROD CO. - RODS

1.

THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MASS MODEL "SANS PERIEL", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 3 WT, EARLY MAXWELL ERA ROD. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Serial #2577. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmel silks. Carbide stripper guide. Swelled butt. Glass-like varnish finish. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver up-locking slideband reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. A Very scarce rod in excellent condition! I have never had on like it before! $3195.

2.

THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MASS MODEL "PARADIGM", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Very nice medium dry fly action. Serial #4475. Nicely dark flamed cane with blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear silks and tipper in brown. Swelled butt with Payne type cork grip and up-locking nickel silver reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod weighs in at 3 3/4 oz. and is in excellent condition. A really nice Catskill dry fly rod! $2595.

3.

THOMAS & THOMAS ROD CO. - MAKERS, MASS. MODEL "MIDGE", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #4404, 2 3/4 oz. Fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Glass-like varnish finish. Fine tips and swelled butt makes this a super nice dry fly rod! Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Tiny cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod come packed in tan labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. A very scarce rod! $2695.

4.

THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MASS MODEL "MIDGE", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4WT, Serial #3022, Medium fast dry fly action. Impregnated, very nice honey colored cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden silks and tipped in brown. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1995.

5.

THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MA MODEL "MIDGE", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, IMPREGNATED, 3.3 oz. Serial #3030. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks and tipped in tan. Carbide stripper guide. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Swelled butt, Cigar cork grip and blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stoed in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $2195.

6.

THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MA MODEL "PARADIGM", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #3691, IMPREGNATED, Medium fast dry fly action. 3.1 oz. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condtion. $2095.

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THOMAS & THOMAS - MAKERS, MA, MODEL "MONTANA", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 6 WT, IMPREGNATED, Serial #3317, Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with aluminum up-locking reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1895.

 

 

R. L. WINSTON ROD CO.

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R. L. WINSTON ROD CO. - MAKERS, MT, MODEL "STEELHEAD-SALMON ROD', 9' 2PC 2 TIP 8-9 WT, 5 1/4 oz. Serial #1787. Fast powerful action to cast in wind and larger flies on big water. Duronz type rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmel threads. Carbide stripper guides. Western styled cork grip with down-locking aluminum reelseat and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in red labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1495.

2.

R. L. WINSTON ROD CO. - MAKERS, MT, MODEL "LIGHT TROUT", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Duronz ferrules.Wrapped in clear carmel silks, carbide stripper guide. Full Wells cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Zebra wooden reelseat spacer.Rod comes packed in red, labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in like new condition. $1995.

3.

R. L. WINSTON ROD CO. - MAKERS, MT MODEL "HOLLOWBUILT TROUT", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Medium type action.Serial #2264. 3 3/4 oz. Duronz type rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmel threads, carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip,
bright nickel silver slideband butt cap with Walnut wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in red cloth rod bag and stored in custom leather rod tube. Rod is in 99% new condition. $1895.

4.

R. L. WINSTON ROD CO. - MAKERS, SAN FRANCISCO, MODEL 8 1/2' 2/2 5 WT, Medium fast action. Rod originally came with one tip and Glenn Brackett made a second.Serial #1087, 4 1/8 oz.. Hollowbuilt, Duronz metal ferrules. Wrapped in beige silk threads, carbide stripper guide. Full Wells cork grip.Down-locking aluminum reelseat hardware with black bakelite reelseat. Comes packed in red factory labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in very good condition. $1295.

5.

R. L. WINSTON ROD CO. - MAKERS, MT, MODEL "LIGHT TROUT", 7' 3/2 2-3 WT, Medium action. Serial #3156, 2 5/8 oz.. Duronz ferrules. Wrapped in clear carmel silk threads, Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Spanish Cedar reelseat spcer. Comes packed in cream factory labeled cloth rod bag and stored in brown
aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in new condition. $2095.

 

 

C FF'S BAMBOO ROD BUILDERS LIST

As a way to showcase the Bamboo Rod Builders that I represent, we put together a page to list their rods as they become available.

Please check this page, as we will up-date as rods come in. This will make it easier for you to find a Bamboo Rod Builder or a rod that you are looking for.

MARC ARONER

1. MARC ARONER- MAKER, MASS MODEL "HUNT PATTERN", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules truncated style. Wrapped in rose silks tipped in orange. Black anodized stripping guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband reelseat hardware and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition, shows little signs of use. A very nice dry fly rod by one of the best! $3195.
2. MARC ARONER - MAKER, MASS, MODEL "SPRING CREEK ", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Very nicely tempered blonde cane. Glass-like varnish finish with book mmatched tips. Blued nickel silver ferrules with nicely machined brass ferrule plugs. . Wrapeed in olive green silks and tipped in red Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Has burled Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in olive green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in unused condition. From one of the best Craftsman of our time. $3195.
3. MARC ARONER - MAKER, MASS A VERY SPECIAL MATCHED SET OF 2, BOTH ARE 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4WT. Fst action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver, Pat Belly ferrules with custom ferrule plugs. Wrapped in red silks with full red signature & intermediate wraps. tipped in orange. Carbide satripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and acorn butt cap. Burled dark cherry root wooden reelseat spacer. Rods come packed in olive cloth rod bag with ferrule plug pockets and stored in aluminum brass capped stamped rod tubes. Rods are in new, unused condition. You can buy one for $4095. or the set for $7800.
4. MARC ARONER - MAKER, MASS MODEL "SPRING CREEK", 7 12' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Very nice honey blonde cane with "glass-like" varnish finish. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in olive green silks and tipped in red. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled Maple wooden reelsat spacer. Brass ferrule plugs. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. with stamped collar. Rod appears unused. $2895.
5. MARC ARONER - MAKER, MASS, MODEL "HUNT PATTERN", 8' 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT. Medium fast action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules, Waisted type design. Early English revers snake guides. Wrapped in clear olive green silks and agate stripper guide. Brass ferrule plugs. Western styled cork reelseat and blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum custom brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $3995.
6. MARC ARONER - MAKER, MASS MODEL "HUNT PATTERN", 7 1/2' 3PC 5 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy threads and tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband reelseat spacer. Rod has Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod case. Rod is in unused condition A very nice dry fly rod! $2995.

 

W. E. CARPENTER ROD CO. - PA

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W. E. CARPENTER - MAKER, PA MODEL "SPECIAL", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5/6 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #20280. Very nicely tempered honey blonde cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Carbide stripper guide, wrapped in bronze colored silks and tipped in black. Payne styled cork grip with aluminum up-locking reelseat with acorn butt cap, Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. A very nice rod for the Delaware or Western rivers. $3595.

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W. E. CARPENTER - MAKER, PA MODEL "BROWNTONE", 7' 6" 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT, PARABOLIC, Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #88576. Very nice dark flamed cane with glass-like varnish finish. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Carbide stripper guide. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped in black. All cork grip and reelseat with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in unused condition. $3595.

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W. E. CARPENTER ROD CO. - MAKERS, PA MODEL"FAIRY", 7' 2/2 Takes a DT3 or WF4 line. 1 of 4 rods that he did in that group,
2 3/4 oz. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Serial #2013. Built in 2010. Very nice dark flamed tone cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in
dark brown silks and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with English Walnut
seat. Rod comes packed in khaki cloth rod bag with hang tag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube in outer protective burgandy
rod cover. Rod is in new, unused condition. A very nice small stream rod by one of the best! $3995.

JIM DOWNES - PENNSYLVANIA

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JIM DOWNES - MAKER, PA MODEL "QUADRATE" #7913, 7' 9" 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip tapered to quad look, 1/4" cork. Blued nickel silver slideband reelseat with Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. $1395.

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JIM DOWNES - MAKER, PA MODEL 7611Q, 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT QUADRATE, Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown threads and tipped in black. Cigar cork grip. Blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in oliver cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. $995.

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JIM DOWNES - MAKER, PA MODEL "831612", 8' 3" 3PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Medium fast action. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks tipped in
black. Agate stripper guide. Modified Half Wells cork grip with down-locking blued nickel silver reelseat with wooden reelseat spacer.Rod comes in cream cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $895.

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JIM DOWNES - MAKER, PA MODEL "L50 1/2", 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT, Serial #6822, Medium - medium fast dry fly action.Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear olive green silks tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with down-locking nickel silver reelseat with Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer.Rod comes in brown cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in unused condition. $995.

 

JOHN GALLAS - CONNECTICUT

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JOHN GALLAS - MAKER, CT MODEL "G. H. HALSTEAD ROD L.T.D. EDITION", 7 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP , This is No. 2 of 8 rods built by John on Halstead blanks he got from Halstead's step son. John finished these rods just like Halstead would have used all the hardware as he would have done. Blued nickel silver ferrules and blued slideband hardware with cigar cork grip and Mahogany reelseat spacer. Rod takes a 4 wt line. Very nice medium fast dry fly action. Butt cap stamped, " George Halstead Rod". on one side and "J.W. Gallas Rod Co." on the other side. Rod comes packed in gray cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod appears unused. Built in 1997. John built these rods with the intent to authentically reproduce but in no way mistake them for originals. He did a great job! $1995.

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J. W. GALLAS - MAKER, CT MODEL "OLIVE", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT. Serial #404. Medium action rod from the Berkshire Series. Nicely dark flamed cane with blued nickel silver ferrules. wrapped in forrest green silks and tipped in black. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap and Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in gray cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. Built in 1994. $1795.

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J. W. GALLAS - MAKER CT MODEL "HENDRICKSON", 7' 9" 2PC 2 TIP 5WT. Serial #12. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued truncated Swiss styled ferrules. Wrapped in dark brown silks and tipped in black. Very nice dark flamed cane with agate stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod has oak wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. A very nice rod by a great craftsman. $1695.

BILL HARMS - PA

 

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BILL HARMS - MAKER, PA MODEL "QUADRATE", 6' 1PC 4 WT. Fast dry fly action. Serial #601-Q-001. Built in 2001. Wrapped in brown silks and tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grup with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled rod tube with outer tube cover bag. Rod is in excellent condition. $995.

RICK ROBBINS - VIRGINIA

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKER, VA MODEL "LITTLE RIVER SERIES", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5WT, Serial #705, Medium fast dry fly action. Very nice honey blonde cane. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in carmel silks and tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide. Tiny 5" cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap and burled Maple wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in aluminum brass capped labeled tube. Rod appears unused. $1795.

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKERS, VA MODEL - SELB'S 7' 9", 3PC 2 TIP 6 WT, Serial #709, Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow threads tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide. Western styled 5" cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Tiger Maple wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Tube has burgandy outer cloth bag cover. Rod is in excellent condition. $1495.

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKERS, VA MODEL - "LITTLE RIVER SERIES", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #1311, Fast dry fly action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear Carmel silks and tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip, bright nickel silver slideband with wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new unused condition. $1795.

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKER, VA MODEL " LITTLE RIVER SERIES", 6 1/2' 2/2 4 WT, Serial #205. Fast dry fly action.
Very nice honey blonde cane. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in golden brown and tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide.
5" cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap with dark wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in gray cloth rod bag and stored in labeled brass capped aluminum rodtube with outer tube protector cover. Rod appears unused. $1795.

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKER, VA. MODEL "THE MAIN STEM", 8' 3PC 2 TIP 6 WT, Serial #904. Medium fast dry fly action. Bright nickle silver ferrules. Clear carmel silks tipped in red. Carbide stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and
butt cap with wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes sstored in khaki rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube with
protective cover. Rod is in "Like New" condition. $1895.

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RICK ROBBINS - MAKER, VA MODEL "THE SALMON RIVER SERIES", 8' 3PC 2 TIP 7 WT. Powerful fast action. Serial #405. Bright nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in red silks and tipped in orange. Carbide stripper guides. Cigar cork grip with dual nickel
silver bands and burled wooden reelseat spacer. Has 1" permanent extension butt. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in
aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1395.

DON SCHROEDER - WISCONSIN

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DON SCHROEDER - MAKER, WISC. MODEL "QUADRATE", Serial #56715, 7 1/2' 2/2 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action.
Blued nickel silver ferrules. Glass-like varnish finish. Wrapped in clear brown silks tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip, blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Comes packed in brown clothrod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $1795.

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DON SCHROEDER - MAKER, WISC. MODEL "DARK FLAMED HEX", 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Serial #35804. Medium fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear brown silks tipped in dark brown. Carbide stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with up-locking alumium reelseat spacer with Walnut wooden spacer. Comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in brass capped aluminum labeled rod tube with protective cloth cover. Rod is in excellent condition. $1795.

BILL TAYLOR - MINNESOTA

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BILL TAYLOR - MAKER, MN, MODEL 8' 3PC 2 TIP HEX, Serial #791801, Medium fast dry fly action. Takes a 5 wt line. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap and Cherry wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new condition. $1395.

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BILL TAYLOR - MAKER, MN MODEL "HOLLOWBUILT HEX", 7' 9" 2PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT. Serial #791601HB, Medium fast action. 3.8 oz. Very nice honey blonde cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Cherry wooden spacer. Rod coems packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum labeled brass capped rod tube. Rod is in new, unused condition. $1295.

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W. R. TAYLOR- MAKERS, MN MODEL "HOLLOWBUILT QUAD", 7 1/2' 2PC 2 TIP 5 WT, Fast dry fly action. Model #76720. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Clear silks and tipped in burgandy . Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled Maple wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $895.

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W. R. TAYLOR- MAKERS, MN MODEL "HOLLOWBUILT QUADRATE", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #70719. Medium fast dry fly action. Clear silks and tipped in burgandy. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Burled Maple wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $995.

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BILL TAYLOR - MAKER, PA, MODEL "QUADRATE", 8 1/2' 3PC 2 TIP 6-7 WT, Dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules.
Wrapped in clear golden yellow silks and tipped in brown. Carbide stripper guide. Western styled cork grip with up-locking nickel
silver reelseat and burled wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes stored in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod
tube with outer protective tube cover. Rod is in new, unused condition. $995.

 

R. D. TAYLOR - NEW YORK

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R. D. TAYLOR - MAKER, NY MODEL "24-4 PARABOLIC", 7' 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Serial #378. Medium action. Bright nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in tan silks and tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Cherry wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in excellent condition. $2395.

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R. D. TAYLOR - MAKER, NY MODEL #23-4. 6 1/2' 2/2 4 WT. Medium fast dry fly action. Serial #23-4-401. Flame toned
cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in golden brown silks tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with
blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Walnut wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored
in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in brand new, unused condition. $2495.

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R. D. TAYLOR - MAKER, NY MODEL #24-3. 7' 2/2 3 WT, Serial #24-3-5-385. Medium fast dry fly action. Flame toned
cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in golden brown silks tipped in red. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with
blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap with Walnut wooden reelseat. Rod comes packed in tan cloth rod bag and stored
in aluminum brass capped rod tube. Rod is in brand new, unused condition. Comes with outer protective rod tube cover. $2495.

J. D. WAGNER - OHIO

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J.D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL 363M, 6' 3" 3PC 2 TIP 4WT, Very nice crisp dry fly action. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Very nice dark flamed cane. Wrapped in dark brown silks and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide, All cork grip and reelseat with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Rod comes packed in green labeled cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum rod tube. Rod appears unused. A perfect small stream rod. $1695.
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J. D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL "QUADRATE" MODEL #265-CD-Q, Serial #1202-2, 6' 5" 2PC 2 TIP 4 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Perfect small stream rod. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap and Walnut wooden spacer. Rod comes packed in green labeled cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled rod tube with protective tube cover. Rod is in new, unused condition. $1995.

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J. D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL "QUADRATE" MODEL #270-Q-LSB, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 3 WT, Medium fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver ferrules. Glass-like varnish finish. Wrapped in burgandy silks, Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband reelseat and Walnut wooden spacer.Rod comes packed in green labeled cloth rod bag and stored in aluminum black labeled rod tube with outer bag cover. Rod is in unused condition. $1650.

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J. D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL #280 BP, 8' 2PC 2 TIP 5-6 WT. Serial #1100-2, Fast dry fly action. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in clear dark brown threads and tipped in black. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with bright nickel silver up-locking reelseat and burled Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled rod tube with outer rod tube protective cover. Rod is in unfished condition. $1795.

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J. D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL #270 Q-LSB, 7' 2PC 2 TIP 3-4 WT QUADRATE, Serial #102-1, Medium fast dry fly action. Very nice dark flamed cane. Blued nickel silver rod ferrules. Wrapped in burgandy silks. Glass-like varnish finish. Agate stripper guide. Cigar cork grip with blued nickel silver slideband and butt cap. Walnut wooden reelseat spacer. Rod comes packed in green labeled cloth rod bag and stored in black aluminum labeled rod tube. Rod is in unfished condition. $1795.

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J. D. WAGNER - MAKER, OH MODEL "CLASSIC SERIES", 7' 3PC 2 TIP 4-5 WT. Built in 2011. Nice medium flamed rodcane. Bi-metal waisted rod ferrules with nickel silver ferrule plugs. Wrapped in burgandy silks and tipped in black. Full intermediate wraped with butt signature wraps. Bi-metal pocketed full nickel silver Duronze seat cap and slideband. Cigar cork grip made up of 3/8" cork rings. Serial #4. Rod comes packed away in green cloth rod bag and stored in polished stainless rod tube. Rod is i new,unused condition. $1995.

 

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