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The following rods are available for purchase (unless noted otherwise in the description). The rods are listed by length first, then alphabetically by maker. A sale pending tag denotes that an agreement to purchase the item has been reached, but the sale may not yet have been completed.

Scott Model GS773/4 ~ 7'7" ~ 4pc ~ 1.5oz ~ 3/4wt. ~ Serial No. 453553 ~ New ~ This high quality graphite comes in a highly sought length and features an attractive gray un-sanded blank, hallmark Scott brown wraps, chrome guides, comfortable cigar grip that continues down to form the cork seat with black D/L’ing cap and ring hardware, composite WC and HK loop. The rod comes with the original Scott-labeled bag and tube. From the maker: “Scott 7’7? 3-weights have long been the preference of dedicated small stream anglers. This rod is quite simply Best in Class. It feels sweeter and casts more accurately with less effort than any previous small stream graphite fly rod of our acquaintance. It is the ultimate small stream and creek rod, where inventing new casts is often required to reach deep pools when trout lurk.” Retail is $845. Yours, brand new for… $595

Vince Cummings Custom Model FL-680L ~ 8’ ~ 2pc ~ 2.8oz. ~ 4/5wt. ~ EXC ~ This rarely seen high quality Boron/Graphite rod from Stony Point, NY features attractive gray sanded blanks, gold wraps tipped black, chrome guides, comfortable modified cigar grip with lightly flared palm, spigot ferrules, teak wood seat and butt cap with U/L’ing screw & slide hood hardware, and folding ring HK. The rod comes with original green bag and aluminum tube with makes label still intact. The rod was custom made and the original owners name is inked on the butt section. It has a light in the hand feel and responsive dry fly action that is just a touch on the fast side of medium. If you’ve been after a quality-crater and affordable fly rod, this one should get some serious consideration. $295

James Green EXP Fiberglass (from Blank) ~ 8’ ~ 5pc ~ 3.65oz, ~ 4/5wt ~ NEW ~ Newly completed by Knoxville’s Rich Margiotta is this sweet casting glass rod built on a black unsanded James Green blank. It features spigot ferrules, mint green silks tipped in antique gold, traditional carbide stripper, bright guides, comfortable cigar grip, beautiful maple burl seat with Dickerson style D/L’ing antique gold hardware. It comes with a new bag and aluminum tube with brass end, collar and cap. This medium-fast action lightweight travel rod was designed for medium-sized trout streams. Another in a long line of nicely completed and affordable rods from Rich. $395

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