The rod is sold.
Type: Posts; User: bobbyg
The rod is sold.
Those Epic blanks are expensive! And, I'm sure that doesn't include shipping.
Steffen 2 piece blank,,,,$135.00
I've also become enamored with them in the last two years.
I currently own four, two custom builds and two great earlier rods.
You might want to look at Steffen Bros. blanks Joe.
I'm of the...
I would suggest you pick up a copy of John Gierach's book Fishing Bamboo.
I would be Interested in purchasing the subject scale.
Can't go wrong with a good Fenwick glass rod and a venerable Pflueger!
Really? I'm no math whiz but I can count to two.
Not saying for sure it's a Quill Gordon, just very similar.
Looks a lot like a Quill Gordon (Epeorus pleuralis) to me. The Adams would be a good imitation.
Hard to tell and a #16 would be too small for the Gordon. It's normally a #12.
Outstanding! In my opinion, Steffen Bros. are making the finest tapers available today in glass.
That stripper looks as if it may be one of Joe Arguello's?
I had the same problem at one time, if I understand you correctly?
I no longer have the problem and have no idea how it was fixed.
I did find this discussion...
I'll second that!
I'm sending you a PM.
I am listing for sale an A.J. Thramer Classic Taper Series rod.
This rod was built out as a Heddon President Model 50, one of Heddon's highest grade rods.
7' 2/2 4 weight. This is as smooth a 4...
I will order the Umpqua...exactly what I was looking for!
I have a few lines I've stripped from reels I've sold and can't now recall the weights! Duh!
Considering buying a digital scale to determine the line weights. I do recall the lines manufacturers.
The only Valentine I want is a 76.
This is mine, a Custom Steffen Bros. 7'9" 3 piece 3/4.
Enjoyed your report and photos.
I've always liked and fished the Hornberg when conditions called for a killer streamer.
Your friends tie is perfect!
Listing for sale a NOS Abel No. 0 Standard Arbor ported fly reel in the bronze finish.
The reel is provided with a like new Cortland Classic Peach WF3F, Abel Pouch, Warranty Registration Card, and...
This may be of help.....http://fiberglassflyrodders.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1704&p=7414&hilit=martin+drag#p7414
The very early ones were click and pawl.
I totally agree with you about Steffen's tapers.
I own a custom built 7'9" 3/4 3 piece rod and I can't imagine a better glass rod in that configuration.
Santa is on the way as of this morning!
Way cool!! Thank you Secret Santa!!!
Leaving out for a day on the water.
Wishing you the best!! Your signature is most appropriate!!