Woodstream Model FS80C serial number S 520551 crafted in 1978-79. 8' 2 piece w/2 tips, salmon, steelhead and light ocean rod. 3/8 - 1 oz. lure. 8 - 20 lb. line. 6 1/4 oz. rod weight. This rod includes 2 tips, 1 of which is broken 2 inches from the tip top. The factory replacement is perfect. Includes original tube. Gently fished, excellent condition.
Woodstream Made in USA. S 377665 crafted in 1978-79. Fenglass PLP845 7', 2 piece fiberglass Popping Rod. Designed for sea trout, permit, tarpon, stripers, bluefish, barracuda, reef fishing and flounder. Lures 3/8 - 3/4 oz., line 8 - 20 lb., weighing 10 oz. This model was first introduced in 1979. Includes original bag and tube. Mint un-fished.
Feralite Model FF112, serial number G 154242 dating this made in USA rod to 1966 - 67. 9'3" fly rod 5 oz. AFTMA fly line 9/10. Includes original bag and aluminum tube. Good condition with some damage at the bottom of the grip as seen in the image which is repairable.
Companion 4 star model 2537, 8'6" dry fly action. Line weight C GBG or GBF (6 -7) Early fiberglass made in USA. Includes original labeled bag and cardboard tube. Mint un-fished.
Lee Wulff by Garcia/Conolon model 2070, 6', 1 piece rod weighing 1.7 oz. The rod has a cigar grip with dual sliding rings reel seat with cork insert. This rod is rare and a highly sought after collectible.
9', 2 piece fiberglass fly rod. Line weight 6. Full wells cork grip with recessed hood. Up-locking reel seat with black plastic insert and aluminum hardware. Gold thread wraps trimmed in red. Fiberglass tip over butt ferrule. Good condition.
8'6", 3 piece. Heddon Premier #125 fly rod. Made exclusively for Sears. Line weight C or HCH 6. Half wells cork grip. Down-locking aluminum hardware over plastic reel seat. Includes cloth bag. Mint condition with 1 exception, the male ferrule on the mid section was improperly inserted into the female and pliers were used to remove it. Therefore it has some scuffing on the black painted ferrule.
7', Russ Peak fiberglass spin rod. Premiere model, serial number 12818. This is a 2 piece rod with extra tip. Weighing 4 1/2 oz. Light action. Lures to 1/4 oz. Line 6 to 10 pound test. This rod was custom made for Dr. G. G. Mc Kellar, whose name is inscribed on the shaft. The rod has nickel silver ferrules. Cork grip with bronze anodized up-locking reel seat over cork insert. The fiberglass blanks are dark brown with brown thread wraps. Includes replacement bag and original labeled aluminum tube. This rod is in excellent condition. The rod has a Garcia rubber butt cap which we believe is original since Russ worked with Garcia on blank design and fabrication. Garcia fabricated many of Russ's blanks according to his specifications. Reduced price.
8'6", 2/2 Model CFL 85, weighing 4 1/8 oz. Line weight 5. This is a 2 piece rod with 2 tips. Each tip has a different taper. Cigar cork grip. Down-locking Featherweight aluminum reel seat. Black thread wraps. Nickel silver ferrules. The original owner's name is on the rod tube as well as the butt section of the rod and on his first name on the tips. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition. Reduced price.
Royal R50, 5', 2 piece, lures to 5/8 oz. This model Phillipson rod was produced from 1961 to 1962. Truly the 'World's Finest' rod" The Eponite Royal with its spine of straight fiber, pressure packed in Epoxy resin is second to none! Perfection made gold plated hard chromed tip top and guides wrapped in light brown, with darker brown spiral trim. The rod is finished with natural brown colored paint, shaft joined with gold color hard drawn nickel silver ferrules. Detachable aluminum handle with adjustable lock. Un-fished, new old stock, from a former Phillipson employee's estate.
8' EF80 Registered Epoxite 3M rod (special brown color) with brown thread wraps tipped with white thread. This rod comes with 2 tips. Line weight 6/7. Weighing 3 1/4 oz. Carbide stripping guide with spiral snake guide on butt; the rest are snake guides. Fiberglass ferrules, Cigar cork grip with cork insert with down-locking aluminum hardware. Includes Phillipson 3M cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Excellent condition with minor scuffing on the butt cap and the blank. Prior owner's name scribed on the tube.
9'6", 2/2 EF96 Epoxite fly rod. This rare rod was crated by Phillipson between 1970 and 1972 (before 3M purchased Phillipson) and comes with 2 tips. The rod weighs 4 1/8 oz. and will cast a line weight 5. The blank was painted a salmon color and wrapped with dark brown nylon thread with a white ring. Two carbide guides, 1 spiral guide on the butt, 7 Perfection snakes and tip top on each tip section. Cigar cork grip with cork insert reel seat and anodized aluminum hardware. Includes original cloth bag and anodized aluminum tube. This rod came from Bill Phillipson's personal collection. Bill's son, Don, sold it through Len Codella. Included are a letter of provenance signed by Don June 27, 1994 and photo of Bill. This rod is mint un-fished.
6', 2 piece. EF60 3M Phillipson Epoxite special brown color, Registered # 2019 with 2 tip sections. Weighing 2.3 oz. Although stamped line weight # 6, this rod will cast a 4/5. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum hardware. Carbide stripping guide and spiral snake on butt, snake guides on tips. This rod was wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #3274 with white ring. Fiberglass ferrule size 14. Perfection tip top size 6. Includes replacement Phillipson cloth bag and original labeled aluminum tube. Condition is new.
6' 6", 2 piece with 2 tip sections. EF66 3M Epoxite special brown color, Registered Midge fly rod. Weighing 2.2 oz. This rod will cast a 3/4 line weight. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum hardware. Carbide stripping guide and spiral snake on butt, snake guides on tips. This rod was wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #3274. Fiberglass ferrule size 13. Perfection tip top size 6. Includes Phillipson replacement cloth bag and original labeled aluminum tube. Condition is new. However, there are some small scratches on the blank.
EF80S Registered 3M rod (special brown color) with brown thread wraps tipped with white thread. This model rod is slightly heavier and built for saltwater fly fishing. Line weight 9 or 10. Approximately 4 1/4 oz. Three carbide stripping guides with spiral snake guides, fiberglass ferrules, torpedo cork grip with cork insert with down-locking aluminum hardware. Includes replacement Phillipson cloth bag. Condition is new.
RWS701L Royal Wand Spinning Light Action 7', 2 piece. This rod was crafted between 1970 and 1971. Lures thru 3/8 oz. Cork handle and fore grip with down locking aluminum hardware over cork insert reel seat. Perfection guides and carbide top top. Burgundy blank with fiberglass ferrule. Includes original cloth bag and anodized gold aluminum tube. Unfished condition.
ES66 Registered Epoxite Spinning Rod. Weighing 4 1/4 oz. Lures thru 3/8 oz. 6-10 Lb. line. Cork fore and rear grip with anodized aluminum butt cap. Down-locking, double nut anodized aluminum hardware over cork insert reel seat. Perfection WCSL guides with Mildrum carbide tip top. Epoxite rods were wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #3274. Fiberglass ferrule. Special brown color. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. The rod is in overall very good condition with some minor paint scuffs and some scuffing on the butt cap, on the reel seat threads and locking nuts.
6' 6", 2 piece with 2 tip sections. EF66 Registered #2215 Epoxite Midge fly rod. Weighing 2 oz. This rod will cast a 3/4 line weight. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum hardware over cork insert. Carbide stripping guide and spiral guide on butt, Perfection hard chrome snake guides and tip tops. This rod was wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #3274. Special brown color. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tubel. New old stock, un-fished condtion.
7'6" 2/2 EF76 3M Registered Epoxite fly rod with 2 tips. Weighing 2 7/8 oz. with 2 different line weight tips. One is a 5 weight; the other is a 6 weight. Cigar cork grip with down-locking aluminum hardware over cork insert reel seat. Carbide stripping guide and spiral on butt, Perfection snake guides on tips. Epoxite rods were wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #3274. Fiberglass ferrules. 3M special brown color, Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Condition is new. There are a few very minor paint scratches on the blank. Prior owner's name written on blank.
8'6" SS86SP 3M Swamp Fox Spin steelhead or salmon rod. 10 lb. line and heavier. The main grip, all cork is 12 inches long, the forward grip is 4 inches. The reel seat is Allan heavy duty 4 inch anodized aluminum. Nickel silver ferrule. Burgundy blank. Guides and tip top are hard chrome (WCS) Perfection steel to protect your line from fraying. Guides are wrapped with Gudebrod nylon thread, size A, NCP #6010 with a painted white ring. Includes original vinyl case. New old stock, mint un-fished.
8'6", 1 tip. EF86 3M Epoxite Registered (no number) Dark Brown Epoxite rod is made of SCOTCHPLY. a uni-directional, unwoven fiberglass with epoxy resin. The free-flexing, internal design glass ferrules give the rod the appearance and feel of a one piece rod (spigot ferrule). Ceramic stripper. Guides wrapped with dark brown thread. Weighs 3 1/2 oz. This rod will cast a 7 or 8 line weight line. High quality cigar shaped cork grip. Anodized aluminum down-locking reel seat. Includes original Phillipson cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition with the exception of the blind wrap on the butt section. This will not affect the fishability.
8' Master MF80 This rod has no writing on the shaft. This rod weighs 4.4 oz. Dry Fly. Line #7. Elk tan blank wrapped with variegated green and black thread, with spiral and white ring. Nickel silver ferrules. Perfection hard chrome plated wire stripping guide and tip top, snake guides and hook keeper. Reverse half wells shaped cork handle, anodized black aluminum down-locking reel seat. This rod was crafted at the new Phillipson Rod Company using original components. Includes Phillipson cloth bag and fiber case. Excellent condition.
6'6" The Johnson Profile Uniglas Series 800 by Phillipson. Crafted between 1962 and 1964 when Johnson Reels owned Phillipson. Model 8F66LC. This medium dry fly rod weighs 2 1/2 oz. The blank is scripted as line #5, however, will cast a 4 weight line. Cigar cork grip, cork reel seat with sliding ring. Gold plated carbide stripper guide and tip top with spiral snake guides. The guides are wrapped with Belding Corticelli Turf Tan #1248 thread with black spiral wraps. Includes original cloth bag and Phillipson gold anodized aluminum tube. Near mint condition.
7'7" Series F2 fiberglass, 4/3 4, 3 piece fly rod, line weight 4 weighing 2.3 oz. Hollow internal ferrule for continuous taper. Reverse half wells cork. Cork insert reel seat with black anodized aluminum down-sliding cap and ring hardware. Tan thread wraps. Includes original bag and aluminum tube. Excellent plus condition.
6'6" Model SP65R-2S, 2 piece spinning rod. Cork rear and fore grip reel seat. Aluminum down-locking reel seat. Foulproof guides. Early brown fiberglass. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube with labeled cap. Very good condition.
7'6", 4 piece, Eagle Claw Trailmaster Fly/Spin combo. Line size 2 - 10 lb. Lure weight 1/8 - 1/2 oz., Fly line weight 7. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Excellent condition.