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.
We ship at cost to the buyer and in the majority of cases do so via UPS with full insurance and signature. There are cheaper options but our experience has been that you get what you pay for and that it's not worth taking risks when shipping what are often one-of-a-kind items. Your shipping estimate will be calculated at checkout and if you have any questions please contact us. Please note the buyers are responsible for any applicable import duties or fees that may levied. Due to the importance of packing items carefully please allow up to two weeks for arrival (depending on how busy we are) though we certainly do our best to get items to you as expeditiously as possible.
Unless otherwise noted, all items come with a 3-day inspection period during which they can be returned to us for a full refund (provided that they are in the same condition in which they left our shop). Return shipping is the responsibility of the buyer. If an item is returned, we will issue a refund within 10 days upon receipt. Refunds will be either administered by providing a check or, when possible, by canceling a credit card purchase.