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Fiberglass Rods


Abercrombie and Fitch

FF548 - Phillipson

4'4" 2 piece Banty fly rod. Crafted by The Phillipson Rod Co. for Abercrombie and Fitch. This rod appeared in the Abercrombie and Fitch 1968 catalog. The rod was described as follows: Lightest equipment of its kind in the world. Made for fresh water fishing, small stream work. Most compact ever developed. The fiberglass rod weighs a mere one once. This rod is so sensitive, makes a small fish feel like a whopper.  This 2 piece banty rod was matched with a Hardy Flyweight reel (not included). Includes original green plastic tube and vinyl bag. The ferrules are Featherweight aluminum ferrules with an "O" ring. The tip section is 1 inch short. Condition is good.

  • Listed: 7/13/2017
  • $195.00
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FF549 - Phillipson

4'4" 2 piece Banty fly rod. Crafted by The Phillipson Rod Co. for Abercrombie and Fitch. This rod appeared in the Abercrombie and Fitch in 1968 catalog. The rod was described as follows: Lightest equipment of its kind in the world. Made for fresh water fishing, small stream work. Most compact ever developed. The fiberglass rod weighs a mere one once. This rod is so sensitive, makes a small fish feel like a whopper.  This 2 piece banty rod was matched with a Hardy Flyweight reel (not included). The ferrules are Phillipson nickel silver. Includes original plastic tube with box attached, and cloth bag.  Also included is a chrome micro fly reel. Very good condition.

  • Listed: 7/13/2017
  • $350.00
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Horrocks Ibbotson (HI)

FF547 - Horrocks Ibbotson

8'6",Power Glass #12. 1950's brown rod. Cigar grip. Down-locking aluminum reel seat. Very good condition.


Winston, R. L.

FF545 - R. L. Winston

R. L. Winston 6'6" , 2 piece fiberglass fly rod. San Francisco Built. Line weight 3/4, weighing 1 7/8 oz. Spigot ferrule. Cigar cork grip, cork reel seat with down sliding cap and ring . Carbide stripper guide.   Original bag and labeled aluminum tube.  Excellent condition possibly un-fished. 

  • Listed: 7/14/2017
  • $750.00
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Scientific Angler

FF546 - Scientific Angler

  7'2", 2 piece. System 4 fly rod. Serial number 9357. Line weight 4. Down locking bronze aluminum reel seat. Tan thead wraps. Brown blank with spigot ferrule. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.

  • Listed: 7/14/2017
  • $135.00
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Powell, Walton

FF550 - Phillipson

8'6", 2/2 Smoked Salmon colored blanks crafted by Phillipson. The rod was finished by Walton Powell. Half wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat. The rod weighs 4.1 oz. on our digital scale. Line weight 6. Dark green thread wraps. Tip over butt fiberglass ferrule size 18.  Includes cloth bag and a PVC tube with Powell label. The rod appears to be un-fished. 

  • Listed: 7/15/2017
  • $395.00
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Graphite Rods


Orvis

GF204 - Orvis

Orvis 9', 2 piece. Western Series graphite rod. The rod weighs 3 oz. and is rated for a 4 weight line. Reverse half wells cork grip with recessed hood. Up-locking wood insert black aluminum hardware reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Excellent condition.

  • Listed: 7/14/2017
  • $229.00
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Hexagraph

GF205 - Hexagraph

8'6", 2 piece. Hexagraph 6 sided. Serial number 659095. The rod weighs 4.1 oz. on our digital scale. Line weight 5/6 medium action. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum hardware over wood insert reel seat. Super Z style nickel silver ferrule size 18. Includes original bag and tube. The rod appears to be un-fished.

  • Listed: 7/15/2017
  • $525.00
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Winston R. L.

GF206 - R. L. Winston

 8'6", 2 piece. Line weight 6. Weighing 2 5/8 oz. Half wells cork grip Down-locking aluminum hardware over wood insert. The ferrule is tip over butt. Green shaft with green wraps. Although the rod has a San Francisco label on the butt, the tube has a Twin Bridges, Montana label. Very good condition.

  • Listed: 7/15/2017
  • $325.00
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GF209 - R. L. Winston

R. L. Winston 8'9" 5 piece. Serial number 58610. Weighs 3 3/4 oz. Line weight 5. Western cork grip with recessed hood. Up-locking nickel silver hardware over  zebra wood spacer. Rod is marked demo. Includes original cloth bag and green aluminum tube. Excellent condition. 

  • Listed: 7/15/2017
  • $395.00
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Hardy Bros.


Ross, JP

GF208 - JP Ross

JP Ross Fly Rods Simply Fish 9', 4 piece # 908-4. Serial number 042135. Full wells cork grip and fighting butt, both of which are plastic covered.  Up-locking black anodized aluminum reel seat. Single foot snake guides. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Mint un-fished. 

  • Listed: 7/15/2017
  • $325.00
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Thomas and Thomas


Bamboo Rods


Orvis

BF1594 - Orvis

7'6", 2/1 Impregnated Battenkill. Serial number 81848. Weighing 3 7/8 oz.  Line weight 6. The rod has a cigar cork grip with a down-locking aluminum reel seat with walnut spacer. Brown thread wraps. Blued nickel silver ferrules size 12. Carbide stripper guide. Includes  cloth bag, and aluminum tube with mostly intact label. Very good condition.

  • Listed: 7/24/2017
  • $450.00
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BF1597 - Orvis

7'6", 2/2 Impregnated Deluxe. Serial number 20285. Weighing 2 7/8 oz.  Line weight (HDH) or 6. The rod has a cigar cork grip with cork insert reel seat and dual sliding rings. Brown thread wraps. Blued nickel silver ferrules size 12. Carbide stripper guide. Includes  cloth bag, and aluminum tube with label. Very good condition with one exception: there appears to be a cigarette burn on one of the cork rings.

  • Listed: 7/24/2017
  • $625.00
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Payne, E. F.

BF1596 - E. F. Payne

7'6", 2/2 Model 100H. The rod weighs 4 oz. Line weight 4/5. Traditional Payne cork grip. Up-locking aluminum hardware reel seat over cedar insert.  The wraps are brown silk tipped with gold. Blued nickel silver ferrules size 12. White agate stripper guide. Includes original labeled tube and bag with hang tag. Very good re-finished condition.

  • Listed: 7/24/2017
  • $2,900.00
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Thomas, F. E.

BF1595 - F. E. Thomas

7'6", 2/2 Special. This rod will cast 3/4 line weight. Cigar cork grip with cork insert reel seat and nickel silver sliding ring. Silk thread wraps. Nickel silver ferrules size 13. Includes  bag and labeled aluminum tube. One tip is 6 inches short. The rod has been refinished and is in good condition.

  • Listed: 7/24/2017
  • $695.00
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