VINTAGE SOUTH BEND #359. 8 1/2 ft. BAMBOO FLY ROD SOCK AND
I am offering my Fathers vintage South Bend Bamboo Fly Rod for sale. This rod is approximately 70 years old. It is in very nice, well kept condition. The model is No. 359. 8 1/2 feet. In length and uses a HGH or E line weight. If you use the shorter tip it is 7 1/2 ft. in length. All of the windings at the eyes is original and in terrific condition. All of the eyes are perfect. About five ins from the tip of the rod on the longest tip there is some black electrical tape wrapped around the rod. On the butt section there is some black electrical tape wrapped just before the ferrel. Both of the tape jobs is very neat and tight. The old man was a master with electrical tape. The hard cardboard tube that the rod comes in is in good condition and is strong. This rod is fit and ready to fish. Please look at the photos and if you have any questions, please ask before buying. Thank you for stopping by and having a look.
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November 6 on ListedBuy