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Heddon, #14 Thorobred

SOLD 0180: Heddon, #14 Thorobred, Varnished 6-strip bamboo flyrod. 8-1/2' 3/2, for #6 line (HCH or D). 4-1/2 oz. Bronzed Nickel-silver down-locking reelseat with "PAT#1807078" stamped on the locking screw ring has the mahogany colored, marblized Pyralin (celluloid), spacer. ~ 7" Half-Wells cork grip. Japanned Nickel-silver ferrules with soldered ring welt. Bronzed snake guides and a bronzed stipper guide. Cherry-Red wraps and wound-over hosel (winding check). Strap and Ring hook keeper.

All original factory script was maintained during the refinish and is present on the shaft. The "Heddon"name runs axiallly up the shaft rather than spiraling around it, indicating a post 1950 build date. The rod is supplied in a new replacement labeled bag, and its original tube with a VG label. All joints proper length and factory straight.

A beautiful "Browntone" Heddon rod, professionally re-finished. Finding high quality shorter length Heddons nowadays is becoming difficult. This lovely example is sure to please. Excellent-NM.


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Heddons #14 bamboo fly rod
Heddons #14 bamboo fly rod