This is the classic Norling "perfectionist" fishing rod taper that the Norlings' have made for years. Never fished, this rod was made in 2017. This 2 piece rod is hollow built from a maker with very high standards.
7 1/2' Norling 5 wt Bamboo fly fishing rod.
Root River Rod Co. Lanesboro MN
This fly fishing rod was made in 1949 by George Reid, and is an early patent pending impregnated 2/2 rod. The original label on the synthane tube calls for a HFG line (4 wt). The reel seat has a cork filler. Overall rod condition is excellent. Rod sold for $82.50 in 1959. Serial number 8865. It weighs 3.6 ounces.
$800 or best offer.
Orvis 7 1/2' Battenkill Bamboo fly fishing rod from 1959. reel seat has a cork filler. Lanesboro MN
This fly fishing rod is "as new" with plastic still on the cork. Made in 1992 this is Francis De Gere's fast action rod. Serial Number - FD103 2/2 format. Transluscent brown silk wraps, walnut burl slide band reel seat. This is a wonderful example of Digger's work.
$950 or best offer.
Francis De Gere's fast action fly fishing rod. Root River Rod Co Lanesboro Minnesota.
Impregnated and with ferrules, this fly fishing rod is everything you would expect from a spring creek 4 wt rod. Excellent condition.
$1100 or best offer.
JM Reid 8' 5" 2/2 4 wt. Bamboo fly fishing rod. Root River Rod Co. Lanesboro Minnesota
Serial number 35537. Label on tube calls for HDH line (6 wt), although it casts a 5 wt line nicely. Excellent impregnated rod with very smooth cork. This rod is the sweet spot of fishing bamboo fly rods. In excellent condition, this rod weighs 3.8 ounces. Original bag and labeled tube.
Orvis 7 1/2' Battenkill Bamboo Fly fishing rod. Root River Rod Co. Lanesboro Minnesota.
This classic trade rod from Heddon was made for Max Cook Sporting Goods and is named Stuick Special. This is a 1 1/2 f 3 peice 4 wt. The fishing rod was restored by Scott Whitman several years ago. Mostly original with several new wraps and new varnish. One of the prettiest Heddons ever made IMO.
Heddon 3/2 7 1/2 4 wt Bamboo fly fishing rod. Root River Rod Co, Lanesboro MN
A very special fishing rod labeled "Prototype 94" this 6' rod casts a 1 wt line with authority as long as the wind is not blowing. 4" cork handle is smooth, butternut slide band reel seat with honey-colored silk wraps - all done in the Leonard tradition. Original tube and bag with hang tag. Excellent condition. $1400 or best offer.
Kusse 1 oz 1 wt Baby Catskill bamboo fly fishing rod butternut slide band reel seat. Lanesboro MN
Light Line 7' 9" 2 wt, 2 pc
with original bag and tube
Very Good Condition
Included is Sage Click II and Line in Very Good Condition
9' 5 wt 6 pc
Includes bag and tube
Serial Number 4728. Built in the early 90's. This rod exhibits the classic traits of Thomas and Thomas with a stunning varnish finish, translucent red wraps, uplocking slide band, reel seat, blued ferrules, and of course, the T&T swelled butt. Completely original with bag and tube. Has not been used much in the first 30 years as evident with the lack of wear on the guides and reel seat.
Thomas and Thomas Beaverkill Vintage Bamboo Fly Rod. Root River Rod Co Lanesboro, Minnesota
This is a fine and lighter 8' impregnated nymph rod, being the 3 3/4 oz model for a 4 wt modern line. Serial # 59XXX. Condition is very good with only sign of use is a bit of soiling on the grip. Hard to find a nicer Orvis Nymph in this configuration. Line desination stated HFG (4) on tube and rod. This rod has a Medium -slow action with a modern 4 wt line
Was $650 Price lowered to $600.
Orvis " Nymph" 8' 2/2 bamboo fly rod 3 3/4 oz
Root River Rod Co
7' 6" 5 wt 4 pc
Includes bag and tube