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  1. So my dad made a trip to his township's recycling center to dispose of some construction debris and he came across an old school spinning rod/reel. He knows I'm now a fishaholic so he rescues it and takes it home. When I saw him he gifted it to me. There was a few decades old worth of dust/grime on it and the reel was seized up. My reaction was lukewarm at best and a little snooty at worst..."I don't have the time for this" would summarize it best. I wasn't crazy about it at first but after some thought, I realized I've become everything I hated. These days almost everything is throw away disposable chi-com garbage. So I decided to salvage it. I put in some elbow grease to clean up the rod. I tore down the reel from top to bottom. It was seized up due to the dried up original grease. No saltwater intrusion. I was amazed at how robust and solid this reel was built. Its a tank. After grease+assembly it works perfectly. This would make the perfect bait rod for my wife and son and should outlast anything Wal-Mart has to offer. My plan is to take them fishing at a popular moco spot for when the blues show up in numbers. If you see us along with this beast say "hello!" Does anyone have any idea how old this setup is? How about recommendations for what I should spool it with? I was thinking 30lb mono. Don't forget to say hello. "
  2. Old school surf bag by The Surfcaster Darien Ct.. The strap is not original. $125 tyd, insured and Paypal included. Best offers considered on all my stuff. Thanks Gil
  3. An old school stainless belt gaff by The Surfcaster Darien Ct. $125 tyd including Paypal fees. Thanks Gil
  4. So I came across some old atoms poppers but one was very different to me, never seen one with flash on it like this one. Has anyone seen this? ( picture of a regular striper swiper and the same thing with flash. Also what are your thoughts on this lure?
  5. 109.5" - 9' 1/8" 1.25" x 1.125" cork handle Screwed-on epdm butt, so fighting butt could be added on 8 old school Fuji guides Originally a 2 pc, now glued w/dow urethane & both sections thread wrapped to original 59.25" butt Weighs ~6.5 oz. $400 or BO - PP & Shipped to ConUS Pics available - reply to this post ...
  6. Asking $70 picked up on the North Fork. See yellow tag for basic info, tho' it has not been 'Machined or Drilled' .... Paypal & $9.50 shipped. Several more Cracks & Luxors available - PM me for details.
  7. I have an old 9'-1.5" Fenwick Feralite. It was wrapped many years ago w/Fuji guides (ones with a whiteish/green shock ring), the ferrule also got wrapped - for why I can't remember - anyway: I just cleaned-up the wraps & coated them w/Threadmaster One & they look fine & I plan to repaint the rod w/as close to original red/brown & use it. So Is there any way to determine what reels, lines, etc. it should take ??? Thanks ...