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Things I Would Buy If I Could Only Afford Them
This is a nice clean Montague Catalina freespool saltwater reel.
This 4/0 Ed vom Hofe trolling reel is a real beauty.
This is an awesomely rare Pflueger Supreme reel.
Wow! This Otto Zwarg in the box is a superb example of this master craftsman's skil.
Holy Heddons, Batman! This is an AWESOME 300 fat body in Bar Perch.
A small Buckeye Bug-N-Bass is breaking records.
This Hardy Bros. All-in-One Fly Wallet was clearly owned by a serious angler.
The Johnson Auto Striker is an odd looking but attractive lure.
This Wicker creel has a lot of eye appeal.
Any Orvis Bamboo fly rod is great, but it is even cooler when it comes with a tartan plaid rod case.
A nifty hinged shrimp (super strike?) has attracted a lot of bidding.
This Keeling-Woods Expert is a super sweet bait.
I love the unique look and feel of Perez reels.
This early Bingo is in a bizarre amalgam of colors. I love it!
This Allcock & Co. reel has attracted a broad range of interest from the fly reel guys.
How about a Mitchell 486 new in the box?
Our Cool Item of the Week is this 10 year anniversary Heddon gold ring.
The Angler Spring Hammer is a combination priest-knife made in West Germany. A sweet combo!
A dealer box of Creek Chub Tiny Tims is a great find.
This Staley-Johnson Twin Minn in the box is a super combo.
Spinning Reel guys are in love with this French patented Doperr model.
This Phillipson glass rod made for A&F is an incredible pack rod.
This is as sweet of a Valentine as you're likely to get. However, if I ran the company, I'd make the box in a heart shape. Hmmm. On second thought, maybe not.
How about a seriously rare Ed. vom Hofe Sand Eel in the box.
As always, have a great weekend, and be good to each other--and yourself.
-- Dr. Todd