0189: Heddon, #14, Thorobred. Varnished 6-strip bamboo flyrod. 9', 3/1 for HCH or D,(#6 line). 2-1/2 ferrule. Blackened nickel silver down-lock reelseat hardware with marbelized tenite spacer. Knurled locking ring marked with 'Pat. No. 1807078' Excellent 6-3/4" half-Wells cork grip. Japanned nickel silver ferrules. Bronzed snake guides and stripper guide, garnet wraps no tipping. Mid-butt three wrap medallion as made. Flip ring hook keeper. Very good bag may not be original, the hang tag has lost all its printing. A quality storage case is available.
All joints proper length and straight. Maker's name, model name and line data on shaft. Excellent cork grip with no hook damage. This rod has been professionally cleaned and revarnished over original fittings, silks and markings, although a couple wraps were redone in silk. The rod looks new.
This one-tip Heddon will be a nice addition to your Heddon collection or take it fishing for that trophy Bass. Excellent. $285