Hardy Smuggler DeLuxe 7' 5wt 6 pc. Graphite Fly Rod
For sale here is a Hardy Smuggler De-Luxe 7' 5wt 6 pc. graphite fly rod. Serial no. IT64849. The rod is in mint condition with the Hardy-labeled plastic still on the grip.
Sanded oxblood colored blank with burgundy wraps and red tipping. All of the script and decals remain clean and bold. The spigot ferrules fit perfectly with a slight gap to allow for wear over time. Witness marks for easy alignment. Ring hook keeper. Cigar grip 5 1/4" in length. Bronze colored aluminum cap and ring reel seat over a cork spacer. The rod weighs a lean 1.95 oz. Fast action. Though labeled for a 5 weight line a DT4 might suit it as well. Includes original bag and leather tube with brass appointments. Also, includes original hangtag.
With a total broken down length of 16" in the case it certainly lives up to its name.