0365: Niedbalski, Custom built split-bamboo, varnished 6-strip fly rod. 7', 2/1, for #4/5 line, 3-3/4 oz. Up-locking anodized aluminum reel seat with Walnut spacer. 7" 'Western' solid cork-rings grip. Wound over ferrules. Stainless steel snake guides. Genuine Agate guide in nickel silver frame. Chestnut Brown wraps tipped Black. Wound through 'Strap and Ring' hook keeper. Both joints full length and straight. New custom sewn cloth sleeve with label. A quality storage case may be available.
This rod is a composite build, mating a 'Heddon' made browntone butt joint with an extremely high quality contemporary tip joint from a private 'Maker'. The butt joint has a mild swell at the grip. The cork grip is inlet providing thermal and physical comfort on those cold fishing days. Highly desirable seven-foot length with a moderately fast action suitable for both dry and wet fly fishing. A unique build from high quality components. Excellent, $290