For sale here is an impregnated Orvis "Superfine" 6'6 2/2 4-5wt bamboo rod. Serial no. 67185. Made in 1972.The rod is in excellent+ original condition. All sections are full length and straight.
The rod features darkly tempered cane with transparent cinnamon wraps. Bright guides. The script shows some wear over the word impregnated. All other varnish is in excellent condition. Ring hook keeper. Cigar grip measuring 4 3/4" with mild soiling. Dual aluminum sliding ring reel seat over a mortised cork spacer. Aluminum "button" butt cap. The step-down ferrules have a great fit. The rod weighs in at 2.35 oz. The action is on the faster side of medium fast. Perfect for those tight overgrown creeks and streams. Includes the original bag and tube with green and silver foil label.
A classic Orvis ready for the water.