Winston - 8'9" 2/2 4 5/8oz Bamboo Rod (6wt)
For sale here is a San Francisco-era Winston 8'9" 2-piece / 2-tip bamboo rod in excellent used condition. Serial #1514, made in 1975 just before the company moved to Montana. The rod features medium tempered cane with bright guides wrapped in golden tan windings with red accents. All the guides retain most of the original varnish, giving them a gold look. The varnish is near perfect and the rod was very well kept. All sections are straight and full length, and the Duronz ferrules fit perfectly. Strap & ring hook keeper, bakelite winding check over 6" full wells grip (lightly soiled). Black bakelite reel seat with aluminum screw lock. Rated as a strong 6wt. A great rod for larger dries and light streamer work. Sold in the original bag and Cal-Air tube with 90% decal.