For sale here is a HL Leonard Model 39-5 Tournament bamboo rod -- 7 1/2 feet, 2/2 for a 5wt line. Like new condition! This rod was Tom Maxwell-influenced, but was made right after the end of his tenure at the Leonard Rod Co. in 1981. Serial #81257. All sections are full length and straight. This Tournament model was only made upon request and was last presented in the 1984 catalog for a price of $1075. Cigar grip, tiger maple spacer with cap and ring, light straw colored cane, Chinese red silks with full intermediates. Includes original tan bag and original aluminum tube with brass fittings. The plastic wrapping still remains on the grip.
This rod is truly a remarkable piece of Leonard Rod Co. history and has been preserved in like-new condition.