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Graphite Rods

Although we do not specialize in Graphite rods, we sometimes have quality rods in mint to un-fished condition graphite rods. Some are Hardy Bros., Orvis, Russ Peak, Sage, Scott, Winston


Anderson Custom Rods

GF341 - Anderson Custom Rods

Anderson Custom Rods. 10'6", Line weight 6.  6 piece spey rod. Crafted in 2005.  Two handed cork grip with recessed hood. Up-locking aluminum reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Excellent condition.


Catskill Research Inc.

GF324 - UFM Ueda Japan

8'6" 2 piece graphite fly rod. Catskill Research Inc. Type II. Line weight 4. Built by UFM Ueda Japan. Cigar cork grip. Down-locking wood insert reel seat with aluminum hardware. UFM engraved on butt cap. Blue blanks. Burgundy guide wraps with trim. Spigot ferrule. We believe this rod was made for Cortland in the 1980s. Includes black anodized aluminum brass capped tube and cloth bag. This rod was gently fished and is in excellent condition.

GF325 - UFM Ueda Japan

9'6" 2 piece graphite fly rod. Catskill Research Inc. Type III. Line weight 4-5. Built by UFM Ueda Japan. Cigar cork grip. Down-locking wood insert reel seat with aluminum hardware. UFM engraved on butt cap. Blue blanks. Burgundy guide wraps with trim. Spigot ferrule. We believe this rod was made for Cortland in the 1980s. Includes black anodized aluminum brass capped tube and cloth bag. This rod was gently fished and is in excellent condition.


Clark Custom Fly Rods

GF338 - Clark Custom Rods

Clark Custom fly rod Ridgewood, New Jersey. 8' 2/1, Line weight 5. Model G805. Reverse half wells cork grip with recessed hood. Up-locking aluminum hardware over  wood insert reel seat. Butt over tip ferrule. Includes original bag and labeled brass capped aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF339 - Clark Custom Rods

Clark Custom fly rod Ridgewood, New Jersey. 9' 2/1, Line weight 7/8. Full wells cork grip. Down-locking aluminum reel seat with detachable fighting butt. Butt over tip ferrule. Includes original bag and labeled brass capped aluminum tube. Very good condition.


Excelon

GF233 - Excelon

Excelon Graphite GS663 spinning rod. 6'6" Lure weight 1/4 to 1/2 oz. Line weight 4 to 10 pound. Made in USA. Includes nylon bag. Excellent un-used condition.


Fenwick

GF87 - Fenwick

Fenwick "Sensitivity" 6', Medium action. Boron X. Limited edition 523/495. Includes original labeled bag and cardboard tube. Mint un-fished condition. Made in Taiwan.


G Loomis

GF95 - G Loomis

G Loomis model GL4 FR932, 7'9", 2 piece, 2 line weight fly rod. Half wells cork grip. Up-sliding cap and ring over cork reel seat. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF96 - G Loomis

G Loomis model IMX, 9', 2 piece, 8 line weight fly rod. Half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with fighting butt. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition. Minor scuffing on the rod label.

GF264 - G Loomis

G. Loomis 15', 3 piece. Spey rod.  IMX graphite. Model FR18010/11-3. Line weight 10/11. Includes original bag and aluminum tube. Excellent condition.

GF263 - G Loomis

G. Loomis 9', 4 piece.  GL3 Model F1087-4-B. Line weight #7. Includes bag. Very good condition.

GF265 - G Loomis

G Loomis 9' 2/1 Model FR10810. Line weight 12. Full wells cork grip.  Up-locking graphite insert reel seat with fighting butt.  Includes rod tube. Very good condition.

GF289 - G Loomis

G. Loomis 9' 2 piece, IMX 3 line weight. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with wood insert. Includes original bag and labeled tube. Very good condition.

GF354 - G Loomis

G. Loomis 10', 4 piece. Native Run.  GLX graphite. Line weight 8. Full wells cork grip with fighting butt. Up locking aluminum reel seat. Single foot guides. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition.


Hardy Bros.

GF168 - Hardy Bros.

Hardy Sovereign Salmon Fly rod. 15'6", 3 pieces, Line weight 10. Includes ferrule plugs, labeled cloth bag and a un-used Hardy leather case. The rod is in very good condition and gently used. There are some minor finish rubs on the blank.

GF169 - Hardy Bros.

Hardy Graphite Deluxe Spey rod. 15', 3 pieces, Line weight 10. Includes ferrule plugs, labeled cloth bag. Made in England. Very good condition.


Kusse, Ron

GF137 - Ron Kusse

Ron Kusse boron fly rod. 9', line weight 7/8.  Cigar cork grip. Down-locking aluminum hardware over wood insert. Dark brown blanks and dark brown thread wraps.  Includes original cloth bag and powder coated aluminum tube with brass cap. Excellent condition. 


Leonard, H. L.

GF105 - H. L. Leonard

Leonard Graphite 8'6", Carbon Fibre, Model 858, serial number 2577. The rod weighs 3 1/2 oz. and will cast a line weight 8. Reverse half wells cork grip. Aluminum down-locking reel seat. Dual chrome stripper guides. Includes original bag and aluminum tube. Excellent condition. 


LL Bean

GF322 - LL Bean

LL Bean Pocket Water  6'6" 4 piece rod. Line weight 3. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat over wood insert. Includes bag and tube. Excellent condition.


Loop Tackle

GF211 - Loop Tackle

Loop Multi 13', 4 piece pack rod. Line weight 8/9. Number 8130-4 Spey rod. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF212 - Loop Tackle

Loop Multi 13', 4 piece pack rod. Line weight 8/9. Number 8130-4 Spey rod. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF332 - Loop Tackle

Loop Blue Line Salt 8'8", 3 piece, 7/8 line weight. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Dual stripper guides. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition.


Orvis

GF225 - Orvis

Orvis TLS Power Matrix 8'6", line weight 14, weighing 17 oz., Tip Flex 9.5. Includes original bag and case. Excellent condition.

GF232 - Orvis

Orvis Graphite Green Mountain Series 8'3" for line weight 7. Weighing 3 1/8 oz. Cigar cork grip in poor condition. Down-locking anodized black aluminum reel seat with scratches. (We can proved a replacement cork grip and reel seat for an additional $20.) Early, un-sanded graphite blanks.  Includes cloth bag and tube. The blank is sound.

GF214 - Orvis

Orvis 8' 9", Model SSS, 10 wt., 2 piece, weighing 4 oz. Cigar cork grip. Aluminum downlocking reel seat.  Good condition.

GF236 - Orvis

Orvis Silver Label TL 9', 9 line weight, weighing 5 1/8 oz. 2 piece. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum  reel seat with fighting butt. Excellent condition. Includes original bag and aluminum tube.

GF285 - Orvis

Orvis 9', 2 piece. Trident PM-10+. 905 Weighing 3 3/8 oz. Line weight 5. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with nickel silver hardware over wood insert. Includes original cloth bag and tube. Very good condition.

GF343 - Orvis

Trident TLS Mid Flex 6.0.  7', 4 piece.  Line weight 4. Weighing 2 3/8 oz.  Reverse half wells cork grip.  Up-locking reel seat with wood insert and gold anodized hardware. Includes original bag and tube. Made in USA. Excellent condition.

GF346 - Orvis

Orvis 9'3"  2 piece. Boron Graphite. Line weight 8. Weighing 4 3/4 oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up locking aluminum reel seat with detachable fighting butt. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF296 - Orvis

Orvis 8'6", Trident TL Tip Flex 9.5. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with wood insert. Gold plated snake guides. Includes replacement bag and tube.  Very good condition.

GF320 - Orvis

Orvis Zerogravity. 904 tip flex.  9' 4 piece rod. Line weight 9. Weighing 4 3/4 oz. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition.


Peak, Russ

GF334 - Russ Peak

Russ Peak Zenith 8'6" 2 piece, weighing 3 5/8 oz. Serial number 13802. Cigar cork grip. Down locking aluminum reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF335 - Russ Peak

Russ Peak Zenith 8'8" 2 piece, 2 7/8 oz. Line weight 6-7-8. Serial number 14439. Cigar cork grip. Down sliding cap and ring over cork insert reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF336 - Russ Peak

Russ Peak Zenith 9'1" 2 piece 2 5/8 oz. Line weight 4-5-6. Serial number 15380. Cigar cork grip. Down sliding cap and ring over cork insert reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF337 - Russ Peak

Russ Peak Zenith 9'3" 2 piece 4 1/4 oz. Line weight 8-9-10. Serial number 14145. Cigar cork grip. Down locking aluminum reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and labeled aluminum tube. Very good condition.


Powell, Walton

GF144 - Walton Powell

9', 2 piece Walton Powell Graphite fly rod. Line weight 8. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with aluminum hardware and zebra wood insert. Includes PVC tube with Walton Powell label and cloth bag. Very good condition. The blank was probably rolled by Performance Composites to Walt's specifications in the late 1970's or early 1980's.

GF223 - Walton Powell

Powell Tibron II 9010-4 9', 10 weight, 4 piece, Maxumfiber. Full wells cork grip with fighting butt. Up-locking reel seat. Includes original bag and case. Appears to be unfished.

GF260 - Walton Powell

Walton Powell 9', 2 piece. Line weght 7. Up-locking gold anodized reel seat. Includes original  bag and labeled tube. Very good condition. 

GF262 - Walton Powell

Walton Powell 9', 4 piece. IM6 graphite.  Model TR90-H. Line weight 8/9. Up-locking aluminum reel seat. Includes bag. Very good condition.

GF280 - Walton Powell

Walton Powell 9' 2 piece. LG 9045 4-5 line weight. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat over wood insert. Made in USA Original owner's name written on blank. Very good condition.

GF283 - Walton Powell

Walton Powell 9', 4 piece.  Model "TR90-UL" IM6. Line weight 4-5. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking black anodized aluminum hardware over wood insert reel seat.  Made in USA. Includes bag and labeled tube. Very good condition.

GF306 - Walton Powell

Walton Powell 9', 2 piece.  Model 904. Line weight 4. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up locking nickel silver over wood insert reel seat. Made in USA. Very good condition.  Includes labeled original tube.


Redington

GF329 - Redington

Redington 9' 3 piece, line weight 9. DFR 990. Full wells cork with fighting butt. Up-locking aluminum reel seat. Dual stripping guides. Includes original labeled bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF330 - Redington

Redington 9', 4 piece. RS3. Model 9104. Line weight 10. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking black anodized reel seat with fighting butt. Dual stripper guides. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition.


Ross, JP

GF208 - JP Ross

JP Ross Fly Rods Simply Fish 9', 4 piece # 908-4. Serial number 042135. Full wells cork grip and fighting butt, both of which are plastic covered.  Up-locking black anodized aluminum reel seat. Single foot snake guides. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Mint un-fished. 


Sage

GF240 - Sage

Sage Model GFL 990-3 RPLX Graphite III 9', 3 piece. Line weight 9. Weighing 4 5/8 oz. Includes original bag and tube. Good condition with a missing hook keeper.

GF295 - Sage

Sage 9' Line weight 9. Model GFL-990 DS Graphite II Weighing 4 1/4 oz. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Includes original labeled cloth bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF300 - Sage

Sage XP890-4 Graphite IIIe B, 9', Line weight 8. 4 piece. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Custom crafted on Sage blanks. Includes original bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF302 - Sage

Sage  9', 2 piece, line weight 12.  Detachable cork fighting butt. Full wells cork grip with cork fore grip. Up-locking black anodized aluminum reel seat. Dual stripping guides. Single foot guides on tip section. The bottom tip guide is slightly bent. Although the rod blank is not labeled, we believe it is a Sage blank because the rod comes with a labeled cloth bag and Sage aluminum tube. Good condition overall. 

GF303 - Sage

Sage 9', 2 piece. Line weight 14. Detachable cork fighting butt. Full wells fork grip with fore grip. Up-locking anodized gold aluminum reel seat. Four stripping guides. Double foot snake guides on tip section. Although the rod blank is not labeled, we believe it is a Sage blank because the rod comes with a labeled cloth bag and Sage aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF305 - Sage

Sage 9' 2 piece. Line weight 10. Detachable cork fighting butt. Full wells fork grip. Up-locking anodized black aluminum reel seat.  Dual stripping guides. Single foot guides on tip section. The bottom tip guide is slightly bent. Although the rod blank is not labeled, we believe it is a Sage blank because the rod comes with a labeled cloth bag and Sage aluminum tube. Overall condition is good with some corrosion on some of the guides. 

GF311 - Sage

Sage Xi2 690-4B. Generation 5 technology. 9' 4 piece. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with nickel silver hardware over wood insert. Includes original cloth bag and tube.  Owner's name hand written on blank covered with epoxy. Very good condition.

GF312 - Sage

Sage TCR (Technical Casting Rod) 590-4 Graphite IIIe. 9' 4 piece.  Line weight 5. Weighs 3 3/8th oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with nickel silver hardware over wood insert. The butt of the grip was customized with the addition of some extra cork which can be easly removed. Includes original bag and tube. Very good condition.

GF313 - Sage

Sage XP 490-4 Graphite IIIe. 9' 4 piece. Line weight 4. Weighting 3 1/4 oz.. Reverse half wells cork grip with custom flare at base of cork grip extending over wood insert reel seat. Up-locking nickel silver hardware reel seat. This series was introduced in 1999. Includes original bag and tube. There are scrapes on the graphite between the butt signature wraps opposite the Sage scripting. Otherwise the rod is sound.

GF314 - Sage

Sage SLT 490-4 Graphite IIIe. 9', 4 piece. Line weight 4. Weighing 3 1/8th oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with nickel silver hardware over wood insert. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF315 - Sage

Sage SLT 282-3 Graphite IIIe. 8'2" 3 piece rod. Line weight 2. Weighing 1 15/16th oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Cork insert reel seat with sliding rings. This series was introduced in 2002. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF316 - Sage

Sage TXL 0710-3. 7'10" 3 piece. Line weight 0. Weighing 1 15/16th oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking nickel silver hardware over wood insert. This series was introduced in 2005. Includes original bag and tube. Excellent condition.

GF317 - Sage

Sage Generation 5 Technology. Xi2. Number 5409.  9', 4 piece, 8 weight line saltwater rod. Custom crafted by Los Pinos Rods using Sage blanks. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking titanium hardware over wood insert reel seat. Original owner's name written on blank. Includes cloth bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF321 - Sage

Sage XP 586 Graphite IIIe. 8'6" line weight 5. Weighs 3 1/8 oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat with nickel silver hardware over wood insert. Includes Sage cloth bag and Orvis replacement tube. Very good condition with some minor rubs on the blank above the grip.

GF323 - Sage

Sage 9'6" LE690. Line weight 6,  2 piece. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum hardware over wood insert reel seat. Gray blanks. Includes original Sage tube. Very good condition.

GF326 - Sage

Sage 9' 9 weight, 2 piece fly rod, weighing 3 3/4 oz.  GFL990 RPLX Graphite III. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking black anodized aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Includes original bag and tube. Good condition.

GF327 - Sage

Sage 9'. 3 piece, line weight 11.Model RPLXi 1190-3. Graphite III. Full wells cork grip with fore grip. Up-locking black aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Triple ceramic stripper guides. Includes original labeled bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF347 - Sage

Sage ESN 2100-4. 10' 4 piece. Line weight 2. Weighing 2 1/5 ozs.  Konnetic Technology. Full wells cork grip. Down locking aluminum reel seat. Single foot snake guides. Includes original labeled cloth bag and aluminum tube. Excellent condition.

GF355 - Sage

Sage Durascrim. Model SP690-3. 9', 3 piece, Graphite IV. Line weight 6. Weighs 3 1/2 oz. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up locking nickel silver hardware over wood insert reel seat. Includes original cloth bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.


Scott

GF348 - Scott

Scott Radian 10' 4 piece. Line weight 4. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking reel seat over wood insert. Includes original labeled cloth bag and aluminum tube. Excellent plus condition.


St. Croix

GF331 - St. Croix

St Croix Legend Ultra 9' 3 piece. UFT908 Line weight 8. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Dual sripper guides. Includes original tube. Very good condition.


Temple Fork Outfitters

GF227 - Temple Fork Outfitters

TFO TiCr, 8'6", 3 piece, line weight 14. Lefty Kreh Signature Series. Full wells cork grip with fighting butt. With some minor cork chips. Aluminum uplocking reel seat.  Includes original aluminum case. Excellent condition with the exception of the chipped cork'


Thomas and Thomas

GF294 - Thomas and Thomas

Thomas & Thomas 9'. HS906. Line weight 6. Reverse half wells cork grip. Up-locking wood insert reel seat. Includes labeled original cloth bag with stiffener and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF333 - Thomas and Thomas

Thomas and Thomas 9', 4 piece. Model HS907S-4. Line weight 7. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt.  Includes original labeled bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.

GF349 - Thomas and Thomas

Thomas and Thomas Avantt 1004-4. 10' 4 line weight. Full wells cork grip. Down locking reel seat with attached fighting butt. Two stripping guides. Includes original  cloth bag with tag and labeled tube. Excellent plus condition.


Unknown

GF228 - Unknown

Custom Spey rod. (possibly Sage blank)  9', 3 piece, 12 weight. Cork fore grip. Full wells cork grip. Up-locking aluminum reel seat with fighting butt. Very good condition.


Winston R. L.

GF170 - R. L. Winston

Winston Derek Brown Favorite 15'. 5 piece graphite Spey rod 10 or 11 weight. Weighing 14 1/4 oz.  Serial number 104614 Includes green anodized aluminum tube. Excellent condition.

GF171 - R. L. Winston

Winston tube measuring 49 inches long and 2 5/8th inches inside diameter. The tube is anodized green, gold tone cap and tube collar, Winston label.

GF319 - R. L. Winston

R. L. Winston Boron IIx 8'6" 4 piece. Line weight 5. Serial number 113231. Cigar cork grip. Up-locking black anodized aluminum hardware over graphite insert reel seat. Includes original labeled cloth bag and aluminum tube. Very good condition.