For sale here is an original and mint condition H.L. Leonard Standard Model 50-5 bamboo rod -- 8 feet 3/2 5wt. Plastic still on the grip. Weighs 4.45 oz. This rod comes after the end of Tom Maxwell's tenure at the Leonard Rod Co. All sections are full length and straight. Bright n/s ferrules and cap and ring reel seat. Oxidized guides and tip-tops. The size 16/64 and 10/64 ferrule fit is excellent. Classic Leonard medium action. Includes original bag and tube.
Per the Leonard catalog, "The fittings, handmade within our shop, bear the artistry and quality of jewelry, while the rod shafts flow with unbroken symmetry from beautiful swelled butt to incomparably fine tips. To the discriminating fly fisherman we offer the Leonard Rod."