JD Wagner Presentation Series Bamboo Rod 7'9" 3/2 #4
For sale here is a stunning Presentation Series bamboo rod from J.D. (Jeff) Wagner - a 7'9" 3/2 for a 4 weight line. Model 379 FS. Serial no. 108-1. The rod is in near mint condition. All sections are full length and straight.
The rod features darkly tempered cane with jet black wraps. Bright guides with a handsome black agate stripping guide. The elegant script remains clean and bold over the swelled butt. Nickel silver checks with a cigar grip 5 1/2" in length. The cork shows only the slightest of handling marks. Exquisitely engraved nickel silver cap and ring reel seat over a mortised ebony spacer. The spacer very shows light wear at the top and bottom of the mortise. The truncated Swiss-style ferrules feature the same engraving seen on the reel seat. The ferrules are size 16/64 and 10/64 with a perfect fit. The rod weighs 4.50 oz. Medium-fast action. Includes the original bag and black powder coated tube with brass fittings.