[ SOLD ] 0364: Horrocks-Ibbotson, Beaverkill, Varnished 6-strip bamboo flyrod. 8', 3/2, for #5/6 line. 5-1/2 oz. U/L, Up-locking black anodized reel seat with Walnut spacer. Good, 5-3/4", reverse half-Wells solid cork grip. Bright nickel ferrules, overwrapped. New chrome snake guides, tip-tops, and chrome stripper guide. Black wraps tipped Orange. Wrapped through strap and ring hook keeper. Custom made segmented cloth sleeve with label. A quality storage case may be available. All joints full length and straight.
This is a custom rearrangement of an original H-I 'Beaverkill'. It's been reconfigured with eight new guides, new reel seat, new butt ferrule station, new wraps and UV protective spar varnish. The model name is still factory inked on the shaft reading towards the grip as it should. Sold by "Horrocks-Ibbotson Co.", Utica, New York, USA.
A terrific, shorter length, two-tip split-bamboo fly rod that will ease you into bamboo fishing, without breaking the bank. Professionally rebuilt and finished to excellent condition. Sharp! $