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14146. A PAIR OF HANDYMAN SPECIALS FOR REWORK.

Rod #1: H-I. Hi-Test Registered. 9'0". 3/1. #6/7 line. H-I's Highest grade rod. All section ful length. Original cloth bag. Needs refinish.

Rod #2: Montague. Sunbeam. 9'0". 3/1. #6/7 line. Original mid is broken, but there is provided a full length replacement blank. Other sections are also full length, so this rod is totally restorable. Just needs fussin' In a factory cloth bag. Both rods housed in a period aluminum tube worth half the cost of the lot. P-F. $60.00

41787  41787. CORTLAND 8’0″ MODEL GRF1000 GRAPHITE. 2/1. #5/6. 2.5 oz MEDIUM/FAST. ALUMINUM D/L S/L. BLACK T/TAN. CHARCOAL. High grade Cortland graphite with a nice action for a DT5 or WF6 line. Graphite tip-over ferrule. Lightly fished and in excellent condition. Comes in an Orvis cloth bag and Orvis plastic case. Fantastic rod to get a youngster started or upgrade a budding fly fisher. E. $50.00.

41796  41796. ACTIONROD GLASS FLY ROD. 9’0″ Model 1490-D. 3/1. #7. MEDIUM. BLACK TENITE S/L. PAYNE BROWN T/BLACK. PAINTED BAMBOO COLOR. A light action, Actionglas rod made by Orchard Industries of Detroit circa the early 1950’s. The Hollowglass rod shaft is painted to look like bamboo. Metal ferrules. Left factory with two tips, but one is 6″ short, with no tip-top, but still present. Finish and wraps are excellent original. Clean 100% logo. Unique, fishable collectible in very good original condition. In the original labeled cloth bag, no case. VG. $30.00.   

41800  41800. HEDDON PAL GLASS FLY ROD. 7’6″. MARK I #8303 FAST TIP ACTION. 2/1. #6. 4 oz. MEDIUM/FAST. ALUMINUM D/L S/L. BROWN T/CREAM. MAHOGANY. Heddon fiberglass trout rod from the 1950’s and one of Heddon’s earlier and hard to find rod models. The rod has trouble free, chromed alloy ferrules that are top quality and designed especially for glass rods. This rod casts well with a WF6 line. To the Heddon fan, this rod is far more difficult to find than any Heddon cane rod, especially in the short length this beauty is in. The rod has been fished only lightly and remains in Excellent Plus original condition. These short length Heddon Pal rods are virtually impossible to find and are fantastic fishing rods. Comes in a replacement cloth bag and cardboard case. Very collectible and very fishable. E PLUS. $55.00.   

41803  41803. HEDDON PAL GLASS FLY ROD. 8’0″ MARK III #8405 FAST TIP ACTION. 2/1. #7. 4-1/4 oz. FAST. ALUMINUM D/L S/L SEAT. ANTIQUE GOLD T/ REDDISH BROWN. AMBER. Heddon fiberglass trout rod from the 1960’s. The rod has trouble free, anodized aluminum ferrules that are top quality and designed especially for glass rods. This rod casts well with a WF6 line. To the Heddon fan, these glass rods are far more difficult to find than any Heddon cane rod, especially in the short length this beauty is in. The rod has been fished only lightly and remains in Excellent Plus original condition. These short length Heddon Pal rods are virtually impossible to find and are fantastic fishing rods. Comes in the original cloth bag and Heddon aluminum rod case. Very collectible and very fishable. E PLUS. $90.00.

41805  41805. PHILLIPSON ‘THE JOHNSON PROFILE’ MODEL 7’6″ UNIGLAS SERIES 800 GLASS FLY ROD. 2/1. #6. 3-1/2 oz. MEDIUM FAST. PHILLIPSON ALUMINUM D/L S/L. MEDIUM BROWN T/ BLACK. AMBER. 3M Epoxy Glass. Series 800. This rod was made between 1962 and 1964 during the brief period that Johnson Reel Company owned Phillipson. Made with UNIGLASS, longitudinal fiber, 3M Epoxy Glass. Made with Phillipson Nickel Silver ferrules. Standard Cigar grip and Aetna Foul-Proof guides. Has a sweet medium-fast action that really perked up with a Triangle Taper Classic 6 fly line. Shows virtually no real use and remains in near mint original condition. Comes in the original cloth bag and labeled aluminum rod case. The Johnson rods are really scarce and this one is a total prize in this condition. N/M. $225.00.

41806    41806. H-I – WOODSMAN. 7'6" MODEL 1207-1/2 GLASS FLY ROD. 2/1. #6. DRY FLY. METAL S/L. RED T/ TAN. DARK BROWN. An early H-I, top-of-the-line, Dry Fly Action Fly Rod from the 1950's. Silver/Black aluminum screw lock seat. Metal ferrules. The original cloth bag reads '25% NYLON REINFORCED'. In the original Aluminum rod case with a PERFECTLY PRESERVED LABEL. Nice collector and it casts really well!. E. $35.00.