Reid, James - 8062 8' 5/6wt 2/2 Spliced Joint

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For sale here is a James Reid 8062 8' 5/6wt 2/2 bamboo fly rod. Spliced configuration. Rod is in excellent++ condition. "A semi-parabolic taper with lots of available power that excels at fishing fine and far-off, casting streamers to the bank or singlehand spey casting in tight quarters. Medium fast speed, medium to large delivery loop and fishes close very well."- As described on Reid's website. 3x3 node spacing. Impregnated matte finish with caramel wraps and black tipping gives this rod a nice understated beauty. Richly flamed. Emerald green agate stripping guide. Blued down-locking reel seat with Walnut spacer. Blued guides. Signature J.M. Reid grip that has been described as an "evening gown" shape is very comfortable in the hand. 3.90 oz. Serial number 1323; tips numbered 1 and 2. Rod comes with original J.M. Reid rod bag, clear pvc tube splice protectors, and original rod tube. An outstanding all around western trout rod from an exceptional modern maker.