Sharpe Scottie Trout Fly Rod, “The Scottie”.
A fine Sharpe’s of Aberdeen 9′, 2 piece impregnated split cane trout fly rod, The Scottie. The 1960’s split bamboo rod is with suction joint, burgundy whipped snake rings, alloy reel ring and the No. 712 40 is stamped on the end of the alloy butt. The inscription spiralling around the rod with decal is ‘The Scottie’, 9′ # 6, “Scottie” with an image of a Scottie dog and the word impregnated’. Sharpe’s of Aberdeen produced a great many cane rods that were impregnated with a special resin, this process meant that the rods were virtually rot proof.