Green River Rods (Robert Gorman) - 8' 4-5wt Graphite Rod
For sale here is a Green River (Robert Gorman) "Jade" 8' 4-5wt 2 pc. graphite fly rod. The rod is in excellent+ condition having been fished very little.
Built on a matte dark green sanded blank with jet black wraps and bright emerald green tipping. The original owner's name is printed on the butt section along with the rod information. Darkly oxidized guides. White witness dots for easy set-up. The spigot/sleeve hybrid ferrules fit together nice and tight as they should with a 1/4" gap to allow for wear over time. U-shaped hook-keeper. Reverse half-wells grip 5 3/4" in length with mild soiling and quite smooth. Black aluminum cap and ring reel seat over a beautifully figured mortised burl wood spacer. The rod weighs an even 2 oz. The action is medium-fast with a stout butt and sensitive tips capable of finesse and tippet protection. A terrific all-around trout rod. Includes original bag with stiffening dowel and original plastic tube with label. Don't miss out on a fine rod from an incredibly talented Vermont maker.