For sale here is an R.L. Winston IM6-XD 9' 8wt 2 pc. graphite fly rod. Serial no. 10636. The rod is in near mint condition with only light handling marks keeping it from being considered mint.
Green sanded blank with matching wraps, burgundy tipping at the winding check and signature wrap. The "Loving Cup" decal remains in perfect condition as does the script. Ceramic stripping guide. Nickel silver winding check. The full-wells grip measures 6 7/8" in length with only light handling marks. Black aluminum down-locking reel seat over a Delrin spacer and aluminum fighting butt. The spigot ferrules fit together perfectly with a 1/8" gap to allow for wear over time. The rod weighs 4.75 oz. The action is wonderful, a medium-fast by today's graphite standards. It retains the feel of fiberglass allowing for more accurate, efficient casts and livelier fights. A terrific steelhead, salmon, or flats species rod.
Includes original bag and tube with the label. Don't miss out on this classic R.L. Winston graphite rod.