IS - SOLD!
Custom switch rod perfect for swinging streamers, two hand casting or as
an extended length nympher. Don't let the 8wt scare you away, as these
Batson 10'8' 4pc blanks are known to feel, function and fight fish
(because of the design and traditional blank action) like a 7wt. perfect
for steelheading and small salmon fishing.
12.25" long foregrip & 3.5" aft grip, folding TiCh hookkeeper, 16,12,10
TiCh strippers, Oversized double foot snake style TiCh finished running
guides, TiCh wire loop tip top. Wraps on the strippers feature the olive
branch motif and the running guides follow the color theme properly.
Uplocking and inletted aluminum cut out reelseat with carbon fiber grey
insert. Ferrules have been wrapped for maximum durability. Custom charity,
steelhead and unique Batson specification (this is not an OEM) decals as
well. Custom decal art work donated by Billy @ Custom Graphix/Decal
What you should know: All (that's 100%) of the proceeds from the eventual
sale of this rod will be donated in the assistance of Arctic Snow Monkey.
There is a reserve on this rod, although I know we'll have NO PROBLEM
If you are unfamiliar with the reasoning behind this charitable cause:
Mike's blog featured through his roll as fisheries biologist for the
Cleveland Metroparks (Ohio):
The rod photos:
All interested in placing a bid should email IRC immediately @:
This auction is being run across multiple websites and forums. I will
update the current highest bid as it is received. This auction will run
until the X2 reserve price is achieved. In the event that the winning
bidder is unable to fulfill his / her commitment, the choice will fall to
the second highest bid.
Thank you and good luck!
With this rod, the adventure ends, but another awaits my