New Rod Raffle Fundraiser Underway
Here's some details on the rod.
Built September 2021
Lyon & Coulson 8 ft. 3pc New Bamboo Fly Rod Build
Blank Taper is and L&C Taper on a Vintage L&C Blank, 4 / 5 WT, 3 PC- 8ft with extra matching tip
10mm Arguello Red Agate, Blued Stripping Guide
Custom Turned 6” Cork Grip (Modified Cigar)
RL (Ray Lee) Reel Seat in Black Walnut stained Redwood. Blued Nickel Silver Hardware
Blued Nickel Silver Ferrules. New, Old Stock (I blued them) Size 11/64ths & 16/64ths
New (old Stock) Perfection Snake Guides and Tip Tops
Wrapped in Fish Hawk “Gold #215” Silk and spar varnished for a translucent effect
Ye Olde English (Brian Barnes) Red Agate Winding Check to match Stripping Guide.
Matching Tips numbered #001 & #002 so you can alternate use each trip
Conditioned Cork Grip with U-40 Grip Sealer
3/0 Snake used as hook keeper (much easier to locate and use! IMHO)