0251: Heddon, #10, "Blue Waters". Varnished 6-strip bamboo fly rod. 9', 3/1, for GBG or C (7wt.) 2-3/4F, 6 oz. Down-locking screw-lock reel seat, "PAT#1807078" stamped on the locking screw ring. Cream color marblized Pyralin (celluloid) spacer. 6-3/4" straight, cork grip. Bright nickel-silver rolled welt ferrules. All NEW black snake guides. Original chrome stripper guide. Red wraps, sans tipping. Open wound 'Strap & Ring' hook keeper. All the original rod data is clearly written on the butt shaft. "Heddon" runs straight up one flat, dating this rod to the 1950's. Very-good, original labeled Heddon bag. A quality storage case is available.
This is a very capable and fishable Heddon's tempered browntone cane with UV resistant spar varnish. The 'mid' joint is short about four inches with a ferrule reset. Here's a chance to own a nicely refurbished Heddon #10, "Blue Waters" at a great price. Excellent, except as noted. Reburbished $105