Vintage Bamboo Fly Rods . Musky rod … This 2 piece banty rod was matched with a Hardy Flyweight reel (not included). SP-782F This is a glass rod 78" in length, 2 piece, with a Feralite ferrule. There are numerous old rods available from a variety of sources. (Material.. Value Of Old … i have shown a pictures of rod as a spin rod and fly rod. FREE Shipping by Amazon. FILTERS. Can someone help me determine the value of 2 old Fenwick fishing rods. and will cast a 5 line weight, medium fast action. Posted: 01 Aug 2008, 06:30 • #2 . I have never seen a Fenwick rod with that color wrapping. You are viewing a rare Musky Fishing classic. The rod was described as follows: Lightest equipment of its kind in the world. The blank is brown and has FS 908-2 it comes in two pieces one measures70" the other measures22" and slides down the longer section to extend the base.The OAL is 89"when joined,the colors of the two pieces match. Get it as soon as Tue, Jan 5. The lack of any other detailed information either stenciled or via decal on the rod means to me that this might be a custom rod based on the Fenwick blank. I have 3 old fenwick rods for sale. Pre-Owned. Fenwick was sold to Woodstream in the 70’s and sold again in the 80’s. Like Ron said, there is a letter before the number which is a date code. This basically is the same concept (tip over butt ferrule) as is commonly used by most graphite rod-makers today. fenwick World Class Spinning Fishing Rod - WCL610ML-XFS-2, Silver. The FF856-5 was a 5 piece, 6 weight and the FF858-5 was a 5 piece, 8 weight. Vintage Fenwick Eagle E86-7F Graphite 8.5' Fly Rod 2-Piece #7 Line-3 1/4oz ~NEW~ C $167.16 Fenwick Fenglass Lunker Stick mod. Pickup In Store. (Material.. 6' 5wt. lures. Fenwick Fenwick; Pflueger Pflueger; Hardy Hardy; Spiderwire spiderwire; Stren stren; Mitchell Mitchell; Greys Greys; Van staal van staal; Johnson Johnson; View All Brands; mobile navigation menu icon Search our store Search. The rod weighs 3.6 oz. The HMG series rods are available new from Cabelas for $99.99. For a great history of the Fenwick rod company, see Vic Johnson's book of the same title (General Reference 2). I am attaching a couple of photos. I used to be a St. Croix fan but can't justify the extra money for the same quality rods. I do not see any other markings on the black to help identify whether it was made in the US or not. They were made, but I've never seen a vintage one in a 5 wt. SHIPPING Ship To Me. The famed House of Hardy first opened its doors in 1872, and from the day William Hardy began crafting fly reels out of his Alnwick, England factory its name has been one of the most recognizable the world over. nice wright and mcgill trailmaster spin fly rod. Fenwick made some fantastic glass blanks and they even invented the world’s first glas-to-glas ferrule (which later was upgraded to the Feralite ferrule). (96 gm) Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:???? Make Offer. Welcome. 6 3 3/8 oz. I always put electrical tape on the end of the rings to prevent them from sliding. Price High to Low. Hi my name is Glenda, Thank you for choosing us for your Appraisal needs. The slow action helps absorb some of the shock from battling these big fish. I have recently acquired a Fenwick Woodstream SH1441 12 foot rod. Rod #1 is 60$. This rod is so sensitive, makes a small fish feel like a whopper. Maybe a little light for big bass, but with 6 lb. A. akfred Well-known member. If so, what are the numbers? See the very best selection on Fenwick Rod and other new and used fishing equipment. Identifying antique rods requires a keen eye and attention to detail. The larger flange end should be holding the reel seat. test, if you stay out of heavy weeds, you should get a lot of action. The Hardy Perfect might be the most famous fly reel ever made, though aficionados admire a … $180.00 Fishing concept 13 reel fenwick rod Christmas price drop!!! 6, U. S. Pat. 5, Fenwick L 182832 FF807 8' 3 3/4 oz. I have an old 8 foot Fenwick Fly Rod, fibreglass, that I got new in Alaska in 1980. The but is the strongest part of the rod and breaks like this one happen for two reasons; cold and stressed or just over stressed, this can happen when the drag on the reel is set too heavy, the line is too heavy, and you pull to hard, or try to lift a big fish. Model #2 is a SP-8 7' 6 to 12 lb, with a browning SFS-13 spinning reel on it this is in mint condition. Three vintage Fenwick rods, Pacificstik Fenglass 1870C 7' 15-40lb. Rod Building Forum; All Content ... Just got an old rod... Fenwick Sign in to follow this . Sentimental value is of course less tangible than monetary value and is totally dependent on the personal significance of an older rod. Though often overshadowed by fishing lures and reels, fishing rods are the source of the word "angler," so they deserve our respect.That’s because in medieval England, fishing rods were known as "angles." Nice old Fenwick spinning rod. $200.00. I have a couple dozen old Fenwick fly rods and only one is over 9'. $50 is a good deal. there is some tarnish on the copper reel seat, but its normal with copper Lenght 8'6" 4 1/8 oz aftma fly line No.8 Fenwick FF605 Fiberglass Fly Fishing Rod. Custom crafted from new old stock Wright and McGill WaterSeal tip and mid section. 4.1 out of 5 stars 40. IT IS 61/2' LONG. Vintage Fenwick Hmg Graphite Gpls 65 66 Rod 6-15lb 14-58 Lure. This is exactly the kind of rod I wished I had as a youngster. The handle and wraps look like something specially made, but I could be wrong. $49.95 $ 49. So your rod is most likely from the 70’s. 3,186,122 TWIST ON TWIST OFF LUBRICATE WITH PARAFIN FERALITE made in U. S. A. Voyager (Material.. Please check back often for new additions. 95. (96 gm), No serial # marked on this rod? Solid bait casting set up. 6', 2/1 Banty rod. AFTMA Fly Line No. Fenwick fly rod And reel case For rod up to 9 feet four pieces in perfect condition. The model is FF-756 7'6" fly wght 6. The photos are at the bottom of the thread. Fenwick Elite Tech Ice Fishing Spinning Rod. Is there any way to find out more info someplace as I can't find anything...Looks near new condition... What is my Dr 82c fenwick 8ft 2/ 1n trolling rods worth Rudy. 5.0 out of 5 stars 1. lures. During these years, the name Fenwick grew to be more than just a manufacturer of fine rods. The guy who passed away recently kept in felt rod holder.. His wife gave it to my brother who turned around and gave it to me.. Items I sell are from local sales and just wiped off and not used by me. That blank is a 5 1/2 ft. brown or gold, 2 piece, fast action, capable of handling 1/16 to 1/4 oz. Fished handful of times. I do this primarily because it's fun to walk down memory lane and to see how some of the rods are holding up. New fenwick rod blank. This is a two-piece rod. The catalog also has a rod model to blank cross over chart. Yours is too close and I would guess that 2" - 3" has been broken off at sometime. w/two butt sections, one butt making a 7’6” rod for 4/5 line, and a second butt to make an 8’6” 5-6 rod. Many, many bamboo rods in the past were also made for the mass market and so they were and still are cheap bargains. I love old fenwick rods from feralites to fenglass even the pacific sticks. 5 1/2" long 2 3/8 oz 1/8-1/4 oz lures 1-4 lb line Stickers all look nice. … Rods and Reels For Fishing Lakes, Rivers, and Oceans. Then a friend busted the female end of the upper section and the rod was retired. AFTMA Fly Line No. I am wondering if it is a custom build or a corporate build? U. S. Pat. Rod one is model FS55 5'6" ultra light, 1 to 4lb test. It's an... Jump to content. Antique fishing rods can provide monetary, aesthetic and sentimental value. If you are going to fish them, rods that are less than cosmetically perfect are usually a better deal. Actually the rarity of the 9'length for a Fenwick fly rod will help on value. Antique fishing rods can provide monetary, aesthetic and sentimental value. With each piece measuring 36” Total length 72” The round rod has a diameter of 3/8” at the widest part(1½“ circumference) before the metal handle. This Wiki page is not intended as a replacement for the book. Vintage Fenwick Rods Value Guide . 6 piece, made of fiberglass, cork handle, comes in original bag and aluminum tube. Anybody know the equivalent line/blanks within the Grey's rods, for both Fenwick rods? Type. $20.00 to $81.45 CRB Advance Polymer Tip & Ferrule Cement very nice old collectible fly spin rod. 5'6" (2) 6'0" (1) 6'6" (1) 7'0" (3) 8'0" (1) 8'6" (2) 9'0" (3) Power. Home. I am attaching a large guide wrap and a small guide wrap. +$19.65 shipping. This appears to be among the earliest of feralite rods. Fishing Chit Chat. (Material.. Just a very nice old rod with light wear. Hollow Fiberglass), Missing Fenwick Logo (Material.. Thank you for your time... Steve. This makes it difficult to discern value when looking at old rods. ... Fenwick Woodstream fly rod. Model FS90 9' 8 7/8 oz, 3/4-1 oz. Looking at your pictures, I'm thinking a custom-made rod using this blank. Does your Fenwick rods have a series number starting with a letter? $80.00. Last season the fishing operation where I work was looking for six piece rods for guides to carry in case a client broke … Price Low to High. Here are some examples: GFL-75-4F This is a graphite fly rod 75" in length with a Feralite ferrule rated for number 4 AFTMA fly line. Great old rod for your collection or to fish with Fast free Usa shipping! $135.00. Most compact ever developed. A rod with no name - Bamboo over 70 years old. line and serial# P 120817. Maroon silk thread. fisherofsmallstreams: Post subject: Collecting Fenwick's Question. Old fenwick rod , used condition but all in working order collection only. Vintage 1970s Fenwick PLS66, 6 1/2' 2-Piece 6 1/4oz lunker stik Spinning Fishing . I have a like new in the sock and tube, 4 piece spinning pack rod and below the Fenwick eagle is J 130218 which is a serial number and the model number is PLS 70-4, which means it is a 7' - 4 piece rod. The name Fenwick comes from a lake in Washington State. Fenwick Boron X. XTC 556 5 1/2' 6 power. 10-25 lb. The fiberglass rod weighs a mere one once. 3,186,122 IMPORTANT TWIST ON - TWIST OFF APPLY PARAFIN TO FERULE AS NEEDED FOR LUBRICATION FERALITE VOYAGEUR (Material.. Your welcome. By entering this site you declare I don't believe in Ebay for pricing anything. From the first day JJ Fenwick opened the doors of his shop to today, when we open the doors of nine national department stores, those same values are at the forefront of the Fenwick vision and the Fenwick experience. Excellent: No serial # marked on this rod? The most expensive bamboo rod sold in an auction was about 20'000$ worth. Ron, thanks for your input. Some of the vintage rods were priced at $200-300. I would like information concerning my two Fenwick rods. FENWICK PLP56 2PC. Savings High to Low. C $314.48 +C $28.83 shipping. Newly crafted. Messages 66 Reaction score 6 Location Fairbanks, AK. Western style cork grip. Get it as soon as Wed, Jan 6. $66.50. But there was a time when Fenwick fly rods were the hottest sticks in town. SoCalEDC Member. Now I’m a big fan of the classic white Shakespeare Wonderods, but they had a tendency to feel rather tip-heavy – especially compared to the superlight feel of Fenwick’s Feralite fly rod series. Tom, register and join us. It covers not only Fenwick history and company ownership, but materials development, fly rods, bass rods, spin rods, and the rest of the product lines. . I obtain this rod from an old school rod builder this rod was moved a lot so the plastic cap at the end has some damage. . - Vintage Fenwick Heavy Action 6' 1-Piece 8 1/4 oz Spinning or Bait Rod Sturgeon. But rod and handle are in pristine shape. I looked on ebay to get some idea of what sellers are asking for vintage Fenwicks. W/ Tube and Sock. Walton Powell Companion Rod 2p 2t. Hi guys my name is Bobby I'm a little late to the convo but I wanted to ask if any of you have info on this rod I just got from my pop's it's a fs55 with a Mitchell 308 reel I've taken it to my favorite bass spot twice now and I am in love with it My dad said he bought it brand new when he was a freshman in high school that is all I know. ROD HAS BEEN GENTLY USED AND IN NICE CONDITION. Yet despite these factors that can sometimes make rods forgotten remnants of the past, the Fenglass remains a favorite and a go-to for some of the best of the best. Master Guide: Joined: 08/12/07 Posts: 811 Location: US-TX: I got this on Ebay and it was just delivered. Yes, I recommend … My guides are in order from the tip top : 5 1/2", 11 1/2", and 18 1/2". It can happen when the drag is set right the line is the right poundage and the rod is very cold. FOR SALE IS AN OLD FENWICK SPINNING ROD SERIAL#R281862 MADE IN 1977-78. They are like new. New Products. See photos for condition. Dec 2, 2019 #2 I have used an Aetos 6 wt which is a great rod especially considering the price. I am trying to send the pictures, but I have only been able to send two or three. C $539.60. Don't have any cloth or cases but all have like-new appearance and cork. Fenwick Eagle are the lower end rods. The rod is … Post some pictures of the rod and all the labels, including serial numbers, and the reel too. Built in the 70's. I appreciate any impute on the rods. I am including two more photos - of the windings. - Vintage FENWICK 4 1/2' No 140 Ultralight 1 Piece Spinning Fishing Rod with case. Hollow Fiberglass). Rod has never seen a cast brand new. There are numerous old rods available from a variety of sources. Fenwick Fs Rod 3 Piece 5ft Light Feather Weight Spincast Woodsman Type. Up-locking rosewood insert reel seat. Old Fishing Rods Worth Money . The wraps and ties are all tight and look good. Back then, before fiberglass and graphite composites, fishing rods were often made of light, tough, and pliable bamboo or ash, with maple butts and grips of cork. I have one I have fished for 30 years and caught all manner of fishes with it. Make Offer - Vintage FENWICK 4 1/2' No 140 Ultralight 1 Piece Spinning Fishing Rod with case. 3/8 - 1 oz. I'd have to see it. Myself, I interested in buying 2 Fenwick blanks. When they are in minty shape, they tend to sell in the $150ish range. Hollow Fiberglass), FENWICK L 249134 FF535 5' 3" 1 1/2 OZ. How would you value an old rod that belonged to your father or grandfather? Instead, … $29.95. Thread starter SoCalEDC; Start date Dec 16, 2020; Sidebar. See complete description. you read and agreed to the. 5 OZ, RATED FOR 3/8-5/8 OZ. The FF75 is desirable as a fishing rod and by Fenwick collectors. Today, they are made from a lighter-weight fiberglass and Fenwick added a carbon spiral wrap to the core of the rod for added strength. CAR-2 This is a vintage Fenwick Woodstream Blank SP741 fishing rod. what is it worth? Top Sellers. Posted: 27 Mar 2008, 14:04 • #1 . Post subject: Old Fenwick ff85. I purchased the rod for $50. Our deals on Fenwick Rod can't be beat. The '82 Fenwick rod blank catalog is posted on this site. 6 3 3/8 oz. “Pinky” Gillum rod for $10,030 in 2013 and a Garrison Model 201 fly rod for $9,982 in 2015. Was it made in the US? The HMG series seems to be going for between $50-100. SORT: Top Sellers. I have a shorter, old Shakespeare steelhead rod that I converted to a long casting slow action spinning rod; there is a bit of a learning curve using a rod like this. 08. Fly fishing, fly rod, fly reel Favourite. For example, The Fenwick Flippin Stick™, was invented by Fenwick to create an entirely new method of bass fishing. $103.08 $ 103. Fishing Rods, Reels & Equipment Menu. Thanks. It was my first fly rod. Bobby, the 1982 Fenwick catalog (posted on this site) indicates the FS55 rod is built on the SP-661-F blank. It’s his DNA that’s combined with fish slime and dirt on the cork grip. ROD HAS 6 GUIDES PLUS TIP. Sounds like a nice setup. I think $80-$100 might be a fair price. Lure. Optimum Flow Epoxy - 5 minute is a 2-component Epoxy liquid specifically designed with gap-filling qualities in mind for the rod builder who requires an extremely strong bond. We are getting a new fenwick rod so want this one gone ASAP . Fishing Related. search ; cart; New; Rods. This makes it difficult to discern value when looking at old … LURES, 6-12LB LINE. Fenwick HMG70M/MH-FC3 HMG Dual Power Travel Casting Rod 7' 3+1 pc. And performance was the name of the game from day one. C $45.86 3d 22h +C $30.34 shipping. Vintage Fenwick Rods Value Guide . They are models SP-844F and SP 782F, preferably in brown. Troutunderground.com Vintage Fenwick Woodstream Blank SP741 Fishing Rod 72” One of my Dad’s old rods. The same auction house, which specializes in fishing tackle, sold an H.S. What is the difference in a fs70 and pls70 fenwick fiberglass rods? One Way To Help Judge Fishing Rods - Look At The Handle, Storing, Shipping, Or Transporting Your Fishing Rods. I have some of the newer lines like the HMG and the Techna which I am happy with but the new Elite tech series in my opinion is lacking and heavily over priced for a china made rod. FREE Shipping by Amazon. I am a fan of the ff85 rod. Carpenter, Walt -- Browntone 8'6 3/2 6wt Bamboo Rod. Thanks TRD, I sure didn’t have this detailed information. Old Fishing Rods Worth Money . To summarize: we believe that the rod is a custom build on a Fenwick Blank. 30lb power pro on reel this year. Old Fenwick Glass Rod Questions. It weighs about 6 ounces. Hi Guys ,bought some tackle making stuff off a guy on the weekend and got a old fiberglass fenwick blank with it. FF857 excellent condition Fenwick Fs55 Vintage Old Glass Spinning Rod Abu Cardinal 33 44 Fs60 Made In. Many, many bamboo rods in the past were also made for the mass market and so they were and still are cheap bargains. Thanks Ron, I appreciate your help here. Vintage Fenwick FS83C Casting Steelhead Fishing Rod 8'1/4. Line. Back To All Categories Spinning Rods; Casting Rods; Fly Fishing Rods; Travel Fishing Rods; View All Rods; Rod & Reel Combos; Fly Fishing. Though often overshadowed by fishing lures and reels, fishing rods are the source of the word "angler," so they deserve our respect. Make Offer - Vintage Fenwick Spinning Rod 8' FS80c Faralite . I have a Fenwick catalog dated 1981. I'm interested in possibly collecting Fenwick's, and have ordered the book by the Johnson's - Thanks - Top . The rod has no markings other than the Fenwick logo and the SH 1441. How do I find the age? Saber strokers, fenwick, etc. From time to time we will offer vintage and used fly fishing tackle. 9ft Fly Fishing Rod, has an estimated value on the secondary retail market for an of average of $150.00-160.00, depending on the condition and where it is for sale at. For the money they are the best value out there. Fenwick doesn’t forget bass fishermen who prefer the “not-so-long” rod, by bringing back the Lunkerstik glass rods that were popular in the 1970s and 80s. Ultralight rod, which makes your 308 a good matchup on it. It is a 9' 10 wgt. "As an old Fenwick guy, I routinely look on line and at yard sales and swap meets for Fenwick branded products. Any input/suggestion is greatly appreciated. The Fenwick FF75 is worth $100-$130 if it is in minty shape and in the correct tube. Reasoning for using slip rings was to save weight. Back when fiberglass ruled the fly fishing world, the guys at Fenwick were cutting edge – along with Shakespeare. PLB909 rod is excellent condition however some minor pitting on the chrome reel seat. In 2007, an 1860’s Norris antique rod sold for $17,920 at a Lang’s Auction. LOT (4) Old Bamboo FLY ROD Bags Only Fenwick S. Vintage Bend. Hollow Fiberglass), Fenwick I 87470 FF85 8 1/2' 4 1/8 oz. 95. Vintage FENWICK 4 1/2' No 140 Ultralight 1 Piece Spinning Fishing Rod with case. And Fenwick customer service couldn't be better while St. Croix has gone backwards. I have broken a couple old Fenwick rods over the years and even though they were discontinued Fenwick took great care of me. Vintage Fishing Rod Values . FILTER. Hollow Fiberglass), Fenwick I 77463 FF75-4 7 1/2' 3 1/2 oz. The early Fenwicks were sold in aluminum tubes with plaid flannel socks. 7, Fenwick Made in U.S.A. FF856 8 1/2' (259 CM) AFTMA Fly Line No. The factory would not made the mistake of putting the slip rings on backwards. It stood for High Modulus Graphite, and it was a technology that would not only revolutionize the method of making fishing rods; it would revolutionize the way anglers fished as well. That blank is a 5 1/2 ft. brown or gold, 2 piece, fast action, capable of handling 1/16 to 1/4 oz. Learning to separate the antiques requires you to learn about the different brands and their identifying features. can be used for fly or spin fishing. I have what I'm told is an 80s Eagle Fenwick Graphite fly rod that's 9"6 #9 line and model # is E95-F9 and is a 3 piece with sock and aluminum casing. Forums. Late 70’s, early 82’s was when the blank was marketed. Make Offer. The last rod is still in cloth wraps and a hard case in mint condition. AFTMA Fly Line No. Tips -- What To Look for When Buying 'Used' Rods and Reels . In addition to the introduction of the first graphite rod, Fenwick continued focusing on specific markets creating new types of technique-specific rods and new ways to fish. Apr 9, 2019 31 11 30 Rancho Cucamonga Name AE Boat Outback Dec 16, 2020 #1 I was given a small quiver of rods by my grandfather a while back. I know nothing about glass rod values, and was wondering how that compares in the Fenwick market? Browse through our great selection of Fenwick fly rods, spinning rods & ice fishing gear! One thing: it looks like the slip rings (to hold the reel) were installed backwards, although I have trouble believing an error like this would occur from someone knowing how to build a rod. Value Of Old Fishing Rods If the rod shows the cosmetic signs of considerable use, then the price will be closer to $75-100. … I am new to this site-so I am struggling with it. Jim, Hi Ray, I just looked at your photos again and look below that Fenwick eagle and tell us what the serial number is. I'm actually surprised at how many real (pre 1985) Fenwick blanks are still available considering that the last time any were made and sold by Fenwick was 37 years ago. CAR-2 This is a vintage Fenwick Woodstream Blank SP741 fishing rod. Size 13 Wright and McGill nickel silver ferrules. Age? In lightly used condition. Started by ErikT, August 29, 2006. Vintage Fenwick FS55 Ultralight fishing rod. … One ... What fishing rods and reels does Jeremy Wade use for his show River Monsters ? Most Fenwick rods I have seen have the fancy cross wrapping above the reel seat. 2055 Casting fishing rods (lot#13350) RARE VINTAGE FENWICK MODEL PLP56 5 1/2' MUSKIE MUSKY ROD Excellent w/ WRAP CASE. This is a two-piece rod. I believe the SH means Steelhead. Also your first guide looks to be maybe 2 1/2 -3" from the tip top. Very nice rod. Here is all info I can read off from rod. But more generally if you get 3000$ this is a very good price. You have very sharp eyes for details TRD, the rings do look backwards. I just accidentally found in my basement that I forgot about while looking for a mostly unused vintage True Temper Aristocrat 620.......an Fenwick FS55 Woodstream S#467140......! Fenwick Made in U.S.A. FF856 8 1/2' (259 CM) AFTMA Fly Line No. Casting (2) Fly Fishing (2) Spinning (3) Rod Length. Vintage Steel Fishing Rods Value. But more generally if you get 3000$ this is a very good price. Vintage Fenwick Heavy Action 6' 1-Piece 8 1/4 oz Spinning or Bait Rod Sturgeon. eBay See price. Vintage Fenwick Rod Search thousands of online items powered by the ebay search service to find the best deals on new and used fishing equipment. If you have any blank model numbers you would like to know about I would be glad to help. Need help with the age of 2 Fenwick rods. 3,186,122 TWIST ON TWIST OFF LUBRICATE WITH PARAFIN FERALITE made in U. S. A. These are collectors items, or could be used as well. Welcome, register and join us. Hollow Fiberglass) Pete Press This is a two piece one. Antique Wooden Fishing Rods . What's My Fishing Reel Worth . FF856 Fly Rod: 8 1/2' Half Wells: 2/1: 3 3/8 oz. $2,450.00 US $2,950.00 US. Vintage Fenwick Woodstream Blank SP741 Fishing Rod 72” One of my Dad’s old rods. Antique Wooden Fishing Rods . You could clean it up nicely. Fenwick made a pair of 8½ foot Voyageur rods. The most expensive bamboo rod sold in an auction was about 20'000$ worth. Ultralight rod, which makes your 308 a good matchup on it. Rod has no serial number (I have a few A series rods). Fenwick Eagle, 8½-foot, 5-weight ($100) I’m not sure why, but when I cast Fenwick’s Eagle, I can’t help but picture myself on a farm pond, pitching tiny little poppers to bass and sunfish. FS70 excellent condition Made for fresh water fishing, small stream work. lure, 8-20 lb. FS88C excellent condition There must be an explanation; maybe somebody knows something? Just got an old rod... Fenwick. by Pat mccutcheon » 03/07/20 05:18 8 Replies 7580 ... ↳ Rod makers history, value guide and general discussion ↳ Cross Rod Co. ↳ Dickerson Rods ↳ Sewell N. Dunton & Son Rod Co. Bobby, the 1982 Fenwick catalog (posted on this site) indicates the FS55 rod is built on the SP-661-F blank. I have the following vintage Fenwick rods in my closest and trying to find the valuation: Hi Ray, I got your photos, but can't make out the numbers. Hollow Fiberglass). Are you using a smart phone or a computer to load pictures? Don H On the shores of Lake Fenwick, a group of men passionate about fishing dove head first into development of a rod that would set the technological pace for … Jim. Back then, before fiberglass and graphite composites, fishing rods were often made of light, tough, and pliable bamboo or ash, with maple butts and grips of cork. 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