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Rods For Sale

What's New
10/1 - added 9 rods
7/10 - added 8 rods

To order simply email me with the item #(s) and the description to confirm item(s) availability or, if you prefer, you can call me at (215)956-0993.

 I ship all rods  via USPS Priority Mail. Usually a rod will cost about $8.00 but actual costs are determined based on the destination zip code. Insurance is extra and at buyer's request.

Thanks for looking. Hope you find something to fish with or to add to your collection.


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Item# Description Price
r362
 

Asbjorn Horgard Bamboo Fly Rod Model Honkurranse D - very nice 2 piece 9 foot  bamboo fly with one tip. The rod was made in Norway and is in EXCELLENT condition. This model is their competition model and the top of the line. Comes in the original cloth sock and in a Hardy aluminum tube for protection. It is marked 6 oz.

$700.00
NOW
$625.00
r393
 

Heddon Expert Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice 3 piece 8 1/2' bamboo fly rod that comes with an extra tip. It is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the original sock and tube. The tube is missing the cap and one wrap on one of the tip sections does have some damage. I have taken a picture of the wrap. The label on the sock is marked No. 125. I would think a 6 wt line would be appropriate.

$495.00
NOW
$450.00
r411
 

Orvis Graphite Trout Fly Rod T3 Model 907- This 4 piece, 1 tip 9' Tip Flex rod has forest green shafts and wraps, 2 ceramic stripping guides, a full Wells handle, and a metal screw up-locking reel seat with a foam bottom pad. It weighs 4 5/8 oz. and is made to cast #7 lines. Has the original bag and tube. Rod is in LIKE NEW condition.

$275.00
r438
 

Unmarked Bamboo Fly Rod - this is a beautiful well made 2/2 piece light bamboo trout rod. It is 6' 3" when assembled and weighs 2 1/3 oz. Great rod for small streams. A 4 wt line would work well with this rod. It is in MINT condition. I don't believe it was ever fished. Comes in a cloth sock and an unmarked aluminum tube.

$495.00
r447x
 

Phillipson Challenger Spinning Rod - nice early fiber glass 2 piece 7 1/2' spinning rod made by Phillipson. Has an unusual reel seat. Rod is in VERY GOOD condition. Nice older well made rod.

$95.00
r460
 

Temple Fork Graphite Pack Fly Rod - This 8' 6'' fly rod is made in the 4/1 format, this Model FSF-865-4 rod still has the plastic on the handle. It is in NEVER USED condition. It features dark green shafts and wraps, single-foot guides, a Western style handle, and a green graphite reel seat with screw up-locking hardware that is lightly blued. It is rated for #5 lines and comes with the original green bag and Mountain Fork travel case

$150.00
r465
 

Tim Zietak Quadrate Trout Rod - this 7'  fly rod was crafted by contemporary rod maker, Tim Zietak, this 2/2 rod is in NEW condition and features blond cane, cinnamon wraps, blued ferrules, hollow butt section, and a curly maple reel seat with blued cap & ring hardware. The nodes are 2 x 2, and it has a red glass stripping guide. The ferrules seat fully and all sections are full length. One tip has a slight downward set. This rod is rated for #4 lines and comes with the original bag and labeled tube.

$895.00
r484
 

Winchester Metal Casting Rod - nice early 4 piece metal bait casting rod made by Winchester. It is marked 'Winchester #5565' on the metal reel seat. There is a piece of the cork handle missing as seen in the pictures. Overall the condition is VERY GOOD. Comes in a cloth sock which is in fair condition.

$79.00
r486
 

Orvis Battenkill Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice 8' 2/2 Orvis Impregnated Battenkill rod.  It is 4 3/8 oz, for a GBF (WF8) wt line. Soiled cork, Orvis screw down locking seat and usual cigar grip. The rod is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition with matching serial number 54684 on all equal length sections, tip and butt are straight. A nice streamer rod or big dry flies at dusk, ready to fish. Comes with the original Orvis bag and marked tube.

$695.00
NOW
$645.00
r487
 

Dietrick Brothers Bamboo Fly rod - NEVER FISHED  6' 3" 4wt 2/1 "Dream Catcher Rod". This petite two piece, one tip cane rod is marked a Trico Mite, 6'3" 4wt 2002-01. The reel seat is N/S slide band over walnut with flamed cane, the plastic still on the grip. Has marks on wood spacer where a reel was mounted, most likely for lawn casting sessions otherwise rod looks new with original bag and brass capped aluminum tube.

$895.00
r492
 

J L Weir & Son Bamboo Casting Rod - Weir & Son bamboo casting rods are rare to come by. They are very well made in Los Gatos, CA. This is a nice 6' 2 piece light cane rod marked 'J L Weir & Son Makers - BC60 - HW - 1 oz wt.'. Also marked with the name Joseph K. Ambus'. Has nice agate eyes and comes in the original sock. I don't think this rod was ever fished and in MINTY condition.

$495.00
r498
 

Powell TIMAX Fly Rod #9010-4 - very nice 4 piece 9' graphite travel rod made by Powell. This rod is NEW IN THE TUBE. It is marked for 10wt line. Would make a great salmon rod. Comes in the original sock and Powell tube.

$150.00
r503
 

Sage Graphite II 996RP Fly Rod - This 9' 6" 5 oz. 2/1 rod is rated for #9 lines and has brown shafts, chrome guides, 2 ceramic strippers, a Wells front grip and 1 1/2" fixed rear handle. The reel seat is black anodized with a sliding collar and one knurled screw ring. There is scuffing on the rod's surface. It comes with the labeled Sage bag and tube (owner's info etched). Overall condition is EXCELLENT.

$225.00
r504
 

Heddon Premier Bamboo Fly Rod #115 - very nice 3 piece 9' bamboo rod that is in EXCELLENT condition. It comes with an extra tip. All sections are full length and there is no set to either tip. Rod marked 9' - 3F - GBG or C weight lines (7 or 8wt). Comes complete with original cloth sock and aluminum tube.

Sold
r516
 

Unknown Maker Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice well made light weight fly rod that would probably handle a 4 wt line. It is 2 pieces and total length is 7' 3". The hook saver is missing but is still in EXCELLENT condition. It comes in a cloth sock and an Orvis aluminum tube for protection.

$395.00
r518
 

Unknown Maker Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice 7 1/2' 2 piece rod that is marked for a 5 wt line. It has a plastic reel seat and is in EXCELLENT condition and comes with a soft sock and in an aluminum tube for protection. This would make a great starter rod for the new fly fisherman.

$275.00
r519
 

Fenwick Graphite Fly Rod #GFF908 - very nice graphite 3 piece fly rod (has a fighting butt section) made by Fenwick. It is a 9' rod and in EXCELLENT condition. It comes in the original tube which shows wear and the original sock. It is marked for an 8 wt line and weighs 3 3/4 oz.

$135.00
r524
 

Cortland Crown Fly Rod Model #533 - very nice 9' 2 piece fly rod in EXCELLENT condition. It is marked '5 oz. line size 8 or 9. It comes in the original plastic tube and cloth sock.

$79.00
r526
 

Pro Angler Boron Fly Rod #3880  - very nice 8' 2 pc fly rod that is in EXCELLENT condition. It comes in an aluminum tube with the original sock. It is marked for 5 or 6 wt lines. It looks like the rod was never fished.

$125.00
r538
 

Sweetwater Rod (Dietrich Bros) Model 48 Special - Named after the cane it was first built with...pre-embargo cane given to me by Walt Powell of Northern California's famous rod building family.This early rod is 7' in length, has two tips, weighs 3.1 oz and is for a 4wt line. The rod is in EXCELLENT PLUS condition and comes in the original sock and leather tube marked 'Dietrich Bros'. An absolutely gorgeous rod with near maroon colored wraps over beautiful light cane. It is marked 'Sweet Water 48 Special - GeMemory DB-8'.

$1095.00
r539
 

Orvis Battenkill Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice 8'  2/2 bamboo trout rod. All three sections are full length, no set and marked '34057'. It is 4 1/4 oz. Marked for line HCH line weight. It is in EXCELLENT condition and comes with the original aluminum tube and sock.

$695.00
r540
 

Orvis Rocky Mountain Graphite Fly Rod - very nice 8' 3" 2 pc rod that is 3 1/8 oz and for a 7wt line.  It is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the original tube and sock. 

$125.00
r543
 

Sage Graphite lll Fly Rod #890-3 RPLX - nice 3 pc graphite fly rod made by Sage. It is 9' in length and made for an 8wt line. It is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the original sock and aluminum Sage tube. It also has a tube cover.

$225.00
r545
 

Cabela's LST Fly Rod #764-2 - nice 2 pc fly rod made by Cabela's. It is a 7' 6" rod made for 4wt fly line. The rod is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the original padded rod case and with the original sock.

$125.00
r546
 

Deerfield Power Pak Spey Rod -  nice 12' 6", 6pc rod for  9/10 wt line. - Six piece 8 1/2oz. graphite Spey rod with down locking reel seat, spigot ferrules, and guides wrapped in green with yellow tipping, the cork grip has an extra-long butt section for overhead casting. Section three has some minor scratches in the blank, section two has scratches in blank at the female ferrule. Shows light use, VERY GOOD  condition, with non-original bag and aluminum tube.

$125.00
r550
 

Fenwick Feralite Fly Rod #FF909 - nice 2 pc, one tip 9' fly rod. The rod is marked for a 9 wt line and is 4 7/8 oz . The rod is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in a Fenwick tube. There is no sock.

$125.00
r554
 

True Temper Custom Built Eight Hundred Fly Rod - very nice LIKE NEW never fished 2 pc 7 1/2' fly rod. It is marked for a 6wt line.

$45.00
r555
 

Lamiglas Galaxy Fly Rod No. P801 - very nice LIKE NEW 5pc 8' rod. Rod not marked but I would think a 7wt line would be fine. It comes with a sock that is not the original sock. One of the pieces does not fit in the sock but the sock is good protection. Also comes with an aluminum tube that is not original.

$175.00
r558
 

Orvis Clearwater Fly Rod #967-4 - very nice 4 pc, one tip rod that is in LIKE NEW condition. The rod is 9 1/2' in length and is for a 7wt line. I don't believe this rod was ever fished.  Comes in the original sock and plastic tube.

$125.00
r560
 

Orvis Trident Mid Flex Fly Rod  - very nice 2 pc, one tip rod that is in LIKE NEW condition. The rod is 9 ' in length and is for a 7wt line.  Comes in the original sock and an aluminum tube.

$149.00
r561
 

St Croix Premier Fly Rod P805.4 - very nice 4 pc, one tip 8'  rod that is  NEW OLD STOCK . It is made for a 5wt line. Comes in the original cloth and a clear plastic tube. 

$98.00
r562
 

St Croix Premier Fly Rod P804.4 - very nice 4 pc, one tip 8'  rod that is  NEW OLD STOCK . It is made for a 4wt line. Comes in the original cloth and a clear plastic tube. 

$98.00
r563
 

Echo Edge Fly Rod - very nice 4 pc, one tip 8' 4"  rod that is in LIKE NEW condition. It is for a 9wt line. Comes in the original sock and hard cloth covered tube.

$149.00
r564
 

St Croix Legend Ultra Fly Rod UFT 898 - very nice 3 pc, one tip 8' 9"  rod that is in LIKE NEW condition. It is made for an 8wt line. Comes in the original cloth covered hard tube.

$195.00
r565
 

Orvis Impregnated "Battenkill"  Fly Rod - nice 7 1/2' rod made in the 2/2 format and weighs 3 3/4 oz. All sections are straight and full length and are marked with serial number 31835.  This rod is in EXCELLENT condition with the original bag and labeled tube. It is for a 6wt line.

$695.00
r567
 

Unknown Maker Bamboo Fly Rod - very nice well made 3 pc, two tip 8' 3"  rod that is in EXCELLENT condition. Made for a 5 or 6wt lion. Comes in a cloth sock and an aluminum tube that is marked 'HEDDON' on the lid. The screw on lid has a split in it.

$200.00
r571
 

Garcia Conolon Champion Fly Rod #2637 - nice 2 pc fly rod that is 8' in length and is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition. Comes in a soft sock. Marked for 6 or 7wt line.

$30.00
r573
 

St Croix Imperial Fly Rod #7090XL - very nice 2 pc, one tip 7' 8" rod that is in EXCELLENT condition. It is made for an 6wt line and weighs 3 1/4 oz. Comes in the original cloth and an aluminum tube.

$95.00
r577
 

L L Bean Streamlight Ultra Fly Rod - very nice ultra lite graphite fly rod that appears to have NEVER BEEN FISHED. It is 2 pc and is 5' 9" and is marked for a 3wt line. Comes in the original Nylon canvas-covered 'Reel on Rod' case. .

$75.00
r578
 

Fenwick Feralite Casting Rod #FC38 - this RARE rod is a must for the Fenwick collector. It is 6' in length and made 1967 - 1968. It is marked 'H63986' and is 7 3/8 oz. The rod is in EXCELLENT condition.

$350.00
r580
 

Roddy Hunter FL-1 Spinning Rod - very nice, NEVER USED, 1 pc spinning rod made by Roddy. It is made of Epoxy-Glas and is an Ultra-lite 3' 4" rod. Great collectable rod. Comes with the original paperwork.

$100.00
r581
 

Heddon Pal Mark V Casting Rod #6926 - very nice 2 pc casting rod made by Heddon. it is 6' in length and marked 'Vari Power Action'. The rod is in MINT condition, never been used.

$89.00
r582
 

St Croix Spinning Rod #7080 - this beautiful vintage 2pc XXL ultra-lite spinning rod made by St Croix is in MINT condition. I don't believe it was ever used. It comes in the original cloth sock. It is 5' in length.

Sold
r583
 

GEP Casting Rod #195 - this very nice 2pc steel casting rod has NEVER BEEN USED. It comes in the original cloth sock. A nice collectable rod.

$125.00
r584
 

South Bend Lazy Boy Rod. - very nice and unusual telescopic rod made by South Bend. It was made in the 1950's and sold by Maurice Sporting Goods. North Brook. It extends to 11' 6". It is marked 4016 on the outer part of the rod tube. Rod is in MINT condition. I don't think this rod was ever used. Nice collectable.

$100.00
r585
 

Hardy 'Jen Jen' Salmon Rod - very nice 2 pc salmon rod made by Hardy of England. It is 10' 10" in length. It is marked '330cm' on the shaft. The rod is in EXCELLENT condition. I doubt if it was ever used. Comes in the original Hardy sock. 

Sold
r586
NEW 

Orvis Full-Flex Fly/Spin Rod - very nice 4 pc fly/spin rod made by Orvis. It is 7' 3 1/8 oz and marked for a 6wt fly line. It is in LIKE NEW condition and comes in the original tube and sock. . 

Sold
r587
NEW 

Garcia Conolon Pro Line Fly Rod - very nice 2 pc 7' rod that is in EXCELLENT condition. It is marked '2914-A, dry fly action and for a 6wt line'. 

Sold
r588
NEW 

Fenwick Feralite Lunker Stik #PLS66 - very nice 2 pc spinning rod that is 6 1/2' in length for 1/2 - 1 oz lure, 8 - 15 lb test line. The rod is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition and is 6 1/4 oz.

$45.00
r589
NEW 

St Croix Carboloy Spinning Rod #7080 XLF - very nice 2 pc extra light rod made by St Croix. It is 5' 6" and it is in EXCELLENT condition.

$65.00
r590
NEW 

Heddon Bamboo Fly Rod #17 - very nice 3 pc 9' bamboo fly rod made by Heddon. It comes with 3 original tip sections. It is in EXCELLENT condition and marked 'Power Plus'. Comes in the original tube and a sock.

$295.00
r591
NEW 

Hardy Graphite Fly Rod - very nice 2 pc fly rod made by Hardy of England. It is 9' in length. It is marked for a 5/6 wt line. The rod is in EXCELLENT condition.  Comes in the original Hardy sock. 

$225.00
r592
NEW 

Hardy Mooching Salmon Rod - very nice 2 pc salmon rod made by Hardy of England. It is 10'  in length. It is marked '305cm' on the shaft. The rod is in EXCELLENT condition. Comes in the original Hardy sock. 

$110.00
r593
NEW 

Shakespeare Wonderod Spinning Rod #621 - very nice 2 pc ultra light spinning rod made by Shakespeare. It is 6' 6" in length and in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. It comes in an aluminum tube and the original sock.

$59.00
r594
NEW 

Fenwick Feralite Fly Rod #FF85 - very nice 2 pc 8 1/2' feralite fly rod. It is marked 'G69843' and is for a 7,8 or 9 wt fly line. It is 4 1/8 oz and in EXCELLENT condition and in the original tube and sock.

Sold

 

To Order:
Please confirm availability of item(s) and shipping costs either by phone or email before sending payment. I will accept a money order, bank check or personal check. If payment is made by personal check please allow 7-10 days for shipment otherwise shipment will be next day. I am NOT setup to accept credit cards directly. However, I do accept payment through PayPal but prefer a check or money order because of the PayPal fees. My PayPal account ID is mageg@msn.com. My phone # is 215-956-0993 and my email address is mageg@msn.com. I normally use the USPS Priority Shipping. Shipping costs will depend on weight and the destination zip code. Some of the longer 1 piece rods may have an 'oversized' shipping charge.

Contact Information:
Earl Grant
538 Fisher Lane
Warminster, Pa 18974
email - mageg@msn.com
(215) 956-0993

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