Presidential Bamboo Blanks

Presidential Bamboo Blanks This List of Blanks Represents the FINEST SELECTION OF VINTAGE ROD TAPERS. Each taper has been selected with care.

All these tapers come from Gould's book Tips and Tapers.

These Blanks are totally hand made. They are hand split, Hand Planed, Hand Glued. They are heat treated twice. The Nodes are perfectly spaced. All in all they are a great buy for Pro and Amateur Rod Builder alike. There are now a goodly number of Pros using these Presidential Series Blanks as well as my lesser priced blanks.A Product Review Has Been Done by Doug MacNair. The review is on all my Standard Bamboo Blanks as well as my Presidential Series of Blanks called The Great Pretenders. Check out the following sites for the article. Active Angler, Land Big Fish and Fly Fishing Forum, You can write me for a copy of the Review Article It is well worth the look. It also reviews the rods Built By Jim Mills of Cherokee, North Carolina. You can call about what Presidential Blanks and which rods are available. I can send you a PayPal Invoice for them. You may order as many blanks as you want Subject to availability. At time of listing ALL TAPERS ARE IN STOCK. Write or Call in your Needs. Not all Blanks Come Flamed. You have to call or write to check availability.

The Hardy Marvel 7 1/2 ft. 3/2 4 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 7 1/2 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 3 piece rod. It is a 4 weight rod. Medium action,tip flex. It will come with a rod sock. The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

The Powell No Name 7 1/2ft. 2/2 5/6wt. Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 71/2 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 2 piece rod. It is a 5/6 weight rod. Medium action,tip flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

Leonard Catskill 8 ft 2inch 3/2 2 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is an 8 foot 2 inch blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 3 piece rod. It is a 2 weight rod. Medium action,tip flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent. All the Blanks are. The action is almost Parobolic. Very, Very Soft.

$150.00Price:

Leonard Baby Catskill 7ft. 2/2 2/3 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 7 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 2 piece rod. It is a 2/3 weight rod. Medium action,tip flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent. The action is almost Parobolic. Very Soft.

$150.00Price:

The Granger Aristocrat 7ft 2/2 7/8wt. Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 71/2 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 2 piece rod. It is a 7/8 weight rod. Medium action, Mid flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

Garrison #206 7 1/2ft 2pc. 4wt. Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 71/2 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 2 piece rod. It is a 4 weight rod. Medium action, Mid flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

The Payne 200 8 ft. 3/2 4 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is an 8 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 3 piece rod. It is a 4 weight rod. Medium action,tip flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

The Payne 400 9 ft. 3/2 5/6 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


The Blank You See Pictured is a 7 foot blank. It comes with 2 tips and is a 2 piece, 4 weight rod. Medium action, Mid flex. It will come with a rod sock.The Flaming on this Blank is really Magnificent.

$150.00Price:

Anderson Model "Dainty" Bamboo Blank


a 6 foot, 1 piece, 2 wt.

All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$125.00Price:

Dickerson #7012 Taper, 7', 2/2, Flamed Bamboo Blank


7 foot, 2 piece, 4 wt. flamed blank. Comes with two tips and a rod sock.

All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$150.00Price:

F. E. Thomas 3 Piece No Name Flamed Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  3/2,  4 wt. flamed blank

All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$150.00Price:

Gould Spey Rod Model R - R -155 - 11 Bamboo Blank


An 11 foot, 3/2, 7 wt.

All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$125.00Price:

Hardy "Marvel" Bamboo Blank


7′ 4″,  3/2,  4 wt.

All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$125.00Price:

Hardy Model "CC DeFrance" Bamboo Blank


9 foot, 3/2, 5/6 wt.
All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$125.00Price:

Heddon "Black Beauty" Bamboo Blank


9 foot, 3/2,  5/6 wt.
All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$125.00Price:

Heddon "Black Beauty" Flamed Bamboo Blank


9 foot, 3piece,  5/6 wt flamed blank with 2 tips.
All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers

$150.00Price:

Leonard Model # 38 ACM Bamboo Blank


7 foot, 2/2,  4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Model # 36/37 H Bamboo Blank


6 foot, 2/2, 3 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Model # 4099 1/2 Bamboo Blank


8′ 6″,  3/2,  8/9 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Model # 51 HW Bamboo Blank


9 foot, 3/2,   5/6 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard "Baby Catskill" Bamboo Blank


7 foot, 2/2,  2/3 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard "Catskill" Bamboo Blank


8′ 2″, 3/2,   2 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Tournement Bamboo Blank


9′ 6″, 3/2,  7/8 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Model # 804 Bamboo Blank


8 foot, 2/2,  4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Leonard Model # 804 Flamed Bamboo Blank


8 foot, 2 piece,  4 wt. flamed blank with 2 tips.

$150.00Price:

Orvis "Wes Jordan" Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2/2,  6 wt.

$125.00Price:

Orvis "Midge" Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2/2,  3/4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Orvis "Battenkill" Bamboo Blank


7′ 4″,  3/2,  4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Orvis "Superfine" Bamboo Blank


6′ 6″,  2/2,  5/6 wt.

$125.00Price:

Orvis "FLEA" Bamboo Blank


6 foot, 1 piece,  2 wt.

$125.00Price:

Payne Model # 96 Bamboo Blank


6 foot,  2/2,  3/4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Payne Model # 98 Bamboo Blank


7′,  2 piece,  4 wt. Comes with 2 tips

$125.00Price:

Payne Model # 98 Flamed Bamboo Blank


7′,  2 piece,  4 wt. Comes with 2 tips. Flamed.

$150.00Price:

Payne 100 - 7 1/2 foot, 2 piece, 4 wt. Bamboo Blank


7 foot 6 inch 2 piece 4 weight blank with two tips.

$125.00Price:

Payne # 200 Bamboo Blank


8 foot,  3/2,  4 wt.

$125.00Price:

Payne Model # 400 Bamboo Blank


9 foot,  3/2,  5/6 wt.

$125.00Price:

P.H. Young The "Perfectionist" Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2/2, 4 wt.

$125.00Price:

P.H. Young The "Perfectionist" Flamed Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2piece, 4 wt. Comes with 2 tips.

$150.00Price:

Phillipson "Pacemaker" Bamboo Blank


8 foot,  3piece,  5 wt. Comes with 2 tips

$125.00Price:

Phillipson "Pacemaker" Flamed Bamboo Blank


8 foot,  3piece,  5 wt. Comes with 2 tips

$150.00Price:

Thomas & Thomas "The Caenis" Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2/2,  3 wt.
All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers.

$125.00Price:

Thomas & Thomas "The Caenis" Flamed Fly Rod Bamboo Blank


7′ 6″,  2/2,  3 wt. Flamed
All these tapers come from Gould’s book Tips and Tapers.

$150.00Price:

Winston 7', 2pc., 5 wt. Bamboo Blank


7 foot,  2/2,  5 wt.

$125.00Price:

Winston 6', 2 pc. 3 wt Flamed Bamboo Blank


6 foot,  2/2,  3 wt. Flamed

$150.00Price:

Winston 6', 2 pc. No Name Bamboo Blank


6 foot,  2/2,  3 wt.

$125.00Price: