[ SOLD ] 0260: South Bend, 47-9' bamboo fly rod, Varnished 6-strip bamboo fly rod. 9', 3/2, 'D or HCH', (6/7 wt), 5-3/4 oz. Up-locking reelseat with maroon anodized aluminum spacer, Very good 7" 'Comficient' solid cork grip with illegible thumb grip label. Very good brushed-chrome ferrules. Hardened steel snake guides, Chrome stripper guide. Black & Orange jasper wraps no tipping. Small medallion wrap just ahead of the strap & ring hook keeper.
All four joints are proper length, and damage free. The butt joint has an excellent "South Bend" decal, and an equally nice rod data label: '47-9', 'D or HCH'. All wraps are tight and look like new, and the rod varnish is very good. The rod is supplied in its excellent, original factory labeled bag and original sturdy cardboard storage case with good factory paper label. It is unusual to find a complete outfit in this nice condition - at this price.
Here's a great buy on a collectable, nearly new looking, two-tip, high quality 'South Bend' split-bamboo fly rod, ready to cast those large Bass bugs. Sure to please, very good to Excellent $