The rod comes with a light gray bag and black aluminum tube with brass cap, collar and end. The tips have light sets that do not affect performance. The forgiving medium to medium-fast action throws a sweet loop, perfect for dry fly work, and would be right at home on small to medium-size streams that a call for the occasional longer cast. Collecting fads are another phenom that affect pricing. Possibly, this was one of Garrison's personal fishing rods that he never intended to sell - hence no need to place his name on it. A sale pending tag denotes that an agreement to purchase the item has been reached, but the sale may not yet have been completed.
Carmine Lisella, Proprietor, Expert fly tackle dealer and fishing enthusiast who honed his skills trout fishing on the Long Island Spring Creeks of Eastern Long Island, made famous by Daniel Webster and members of the West Side Club. In 1970, after more than a decade at Winston, he began his own business, opening a one-man shop north of San Francisco. Can be easily palmed for additional pressure. It is in excellent fishable condition all original. Jim modestly claims he doesnt make art and focuses on how his rods perform, but I would disagree, feeling these are all quite handsome with an eye for a sort of peppy harmony. Likewise, our bookshelves are overloaded and there's no room for new acquisitions, so I've decided to move some books from our library. Built only two years into his vocation as a rodmaker, this is also a very early example, and demonstrates his almost immediate mastery of the art.
This light line wand flexes well into butt and has a medium-slow action that will excel in the hands of a patient caster. The hinged accessory compartment also has removable mahogany compartment covers. The butt cap carries the makers die stamp, nicely struck. A nice impregnated rod with gorgeous dark cane, well-used with fishing sets, bright ferrules fit nicely. The 1 eBay site for Antiques, Collectibles and Art, according to eBay statistics! This 9' 2-piece, 3-tip rod was owned and fished by the the Boston Red Sox slugger and Hall of Fame baseball star, Ted Williams. Please, bookmark our auction site! Stripper and guides look right for the era.
Rod has a very smooth medium action in hand. Neatly inked on the rod in black script is 47408 D. It comes with the original bag and labeled aluminum. This auction is for a vintage Orvis Superlight Impregnated Spinning Rod with its original aluminum tube and canvas bag. Now the real rod-building begins, as the enamel is removed from the outside of the strips, and they are put in a planning form to create the proper taper. It has been fished all over the United States and in other countries as well. For heavy trout, steelhead, light salt, hook keeper built into the foot! What about fishing rod value guides? Dimensions or Size: Full Length when assembled: 84.
No grip soiling, appears immaculate and never fished with a powerful action. Lined with backing, extra spool unlined. Payne Russ Peak Vince Cummings R. Rare Mint vintage Orvis Impregnated Battenkill Fly Fishing Rod 7' L Numbered Description. ~ As New ~ Steve Pennington is a forester from Des Moines, Iowa with over 30 years of rod building experience.
Extra spool has a bit of edge rash. The reel seat is perfect, and the cork grip is perfect and very clean. Reel is virtually mint, unused condition, with only the original paper box showing some wear from storage. This auction is for the Rod only. The sweet medium-fast action throws tight loops with pinpoint accuracy. .
A street address is required for delivery. Courtesy the American Museum of Fly Fishing. Including fishing rod with factory sock and tube. That leaves bamboo fly rods as the most collectible category — in particular, trout rods, with salmon rods running a distant second, says Codella. It features richly lightly flamed cane with matched tips, golden nodes, translucent brown silks tipped dark wine with dark wine silk wraps at the ferrule stations.
The medium tempered cane is completed with thoughtful consideration to the aesthetics and relationship between the necessary wraps and full intermediates. This is a another in a long line of superb Schroeder rods! One of the preceding posts also had some misinformation regarding Wes Jordan. As for Wes Jordan building rods, I'm pretty sure he just supervised the shop so actually building rods might be a strech, I'll look into this some more. This Rod has the Thumb relief like Wes Jordans and Presentation Grade Graphites. Payne rods are likely the most collected rods and can also prove valuable.