8’0” LEONARD Model 40 2/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. Bag Alum. Tube.

8’0” LEONARD Model 40 2/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. Bag Alum. Tube.

By: LEONARD

Price: $1,050.00

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fine


FB 200058. 8’0” LEONARD Model 40 2/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. Serial No. 989. 4/64” tip; 13/64” mid; D/L bright n/s slide band over beechwood into cap; on cap: “HLL / H.L. Leonard Rod Co. / Makers.” Tapered 6 in. Cigar grip; N/S grip check; flap-ring hook keeper; Writing: “989.” Both tips also marked “989” at base of tips. 3 by 3 node spacing; Wraps Chinese red silk over black snakes, tip top; & stripper; Black trim wraps at tip ferrules & hook keeper; pale varnished bamboo; Bright N/S ferrules; in original bag with stiffener; Leonard brass-capped aluminum tube with label missing. [Cat. 2020] FB 200058 ho – This rod casts a DT-5F line very well. It was made around 1972-1973. The cork grip shows moderate use. The ferrules seat fully and are tight. All sections are full length and straight. Fine. $1050

Title: 8’0” LEONARD Model 40 2/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. Bag Alum. Tube.

Author / Maker: LEONARD

Categories: FLY ROD BAMBOO,

Condition: Fine

Seller ID: FB 200058.

Keywords: Standard Leonard Dry Fly Rod