For sale here is an R.L. Winston 8'6" 2/2 6wt bamboo rod. Serial no. 4175. The rod remains in excellent condition. All sections are full length and straight.
The rod features blonde cane with amber wraps and burgundy tipping at the winding check, signature wrap, ferrules, and tip-tops. Pale pink colored agate stripping guide. Oxidized guides. Ring hook keeper. The tips are numbered for convenience. Reverse-half wells grip is 6 1/2" in length with soiling yet very smooth. Bright nickel silver uplocking reel seat over a highly figured mortised maple burl spacer. R.L. Winston logo is laser engraved on the underside of the butt cap. The Duronze ferrules are size 14/64 with an excellent fit. The rod weighs 4.85 oz. The rod has a great medium-fast dry-fly action that feels light in the hand. Includes original labeled bag and brown powder-coated tube with brass foil label.