R.L. Winston "Leetle Feller" Bamboo Rod 7'6" 2/2 #4
For sale here is a Winston Rod Co. "Leetle Feller" bamboo rod made in 1974 (Tom Morgan era in SF). 7 1/2 feet for a 4 weight line. Two-section construction. Serial #1278. 2 7/8 oz. The ferrules are size 11/64 and tip tops are 5/64. Medium action. Excellent original condition. Skeleton cork reel seat with aluminum hood and locking ring. Carboloy stripping guide. Handsome bakelite winding check. Hard chrome, stainless snake guides and tops. The rod was originally made as a one-tip rod with a two-compartment bag. The owner had Tom Morgan make another tip in 1975 and this tip is 1/4" shorter than the original tip (Tom made the new tip without having the other sections in his possession). The original tip has a slight set in it. The original owner's name is inked on the rod. Comes with its original Winston bag and tube with "loving cup" label as well as a separate sleeve for the extra tip. Don't let this "Leetle Feller" get away!