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Items for Sale

  • The Complete Fly Fisherman - Back Issues (2002 - 2017)
    2002 - 2007: Complete
    2008: Missing October
    2009 - 2010: Complete
    2011: Missing April to October
    2012: Missing May
    2013: Missing August to November
    2014: Missing February, March, June, August and November
    2015: Missing June to December/January
    2016 - 2017: Complete

    All copies in very good condition and well looked after. There are also a bunch of African Fly Fishing magazines and some UK magazines, also in very good condition. Price: R500 for everything. Come and take the lot.
    Contact Andrew Vester on 083 248 2138

  • Xplorer Stockingfoot Neoprene Waders. Excellent condition. Only worn once (still in original box). Size: XL - R800
    Contact Andrew Vester on 083 248 2138

  • Brand new 8'2", 2-wt Sage Little One fly rod, including sock and tubing. Never been used - R10,000
    Contact Bruce Ambrose on 073 965 9483 or e-mail: ambrose.bruce25@gmail.com

  • Diawa Osprey 11/12 9ft, 2-pce in tube - a custom-made rod in mint condition. Has fighting cork grip - R550
  • Stealth X-treme 7'8", 15-wt rod in tube. Excellent condition - R1250. 
  • Scott ST909/3, 9-wt 3-pce rod in tube. A honey, unless you like super-fast rods. Excellent condition - R4500
  • TFO Pro 12-wt 9ft 4-pce rod in tube. Mint condition. Easy casting action - R1200
  • Redington Nano Tinanium 12-wt 9ft 3-pce rod in tube. Mint condition. Light rod. Fast, but easy casting action - R1800
  • Scott X2/S9012/4 12-wt 9ft 4-pce rod in tube. Excellent condition. Action suited to sight-fishing. If you go to Cuba this is the rod you want - R4500
  • TFO TiCr2 Lefty Kreh Series. Mint condition. Action suited to dredging off a boat. Will handle that doggie you hook - R1500
  • Thomas & Thomas H212s 12-wt 9' in Hugh Grieves rod tube. Excellent condition. Custom made with slightly longer fighting butt. Rod tube is leather and cordura - R4500
  • TFO TiCr 12-wt 9' rod. Excellent condition. Fast but easy-casting action - R1800
  • Thomas & Thomas HS 11-wt 9' rod. Good condition. Custom made. Fish with 12-wt line. A lot easier to cast, but still with backbone for big GTs - R4500
  • Diawa Osprey Spey Rod 15' 3-pce 9- to 11-wt rod in tube. Excellent condition. Made in Scotland. For those starting out with Spey casting. Fly line included.
  • Leeda Magnum 200D reel with backing and fly line - R1750
  • Dean 8- to 9-wt 9' rod in tube. Custom made - R950
  • Scott HP8415/3 15-wt 8'4" rod in tube. Mint condition - R4200
  • Thomas and Thomas HLS 9-wt 9' rod, no tube. Custom made. Excellent condition. Has cork fighting grip - R3900
  • Sage TCX 909-4 9-wt4-pce rod in tube. Derek Smith custom made. Hugh Grieve leather and cordura rod tube - R5250
  • Sage Xi2 12-wt 9' rod in tube. Mint condition with rubberised handle - R5900
  • Ross Momentum 8 reel for 12-wt. Excellent condition. 50lb gelspun backing plus fly line - R5900
  • Predator 7/8/9 fly reel. Mint condition in box and leather pouch plus 30lb Cortland backing - R750
  • Predator 7/8/9 fly reel. Mint condition with leather pouch plus 30lb Cortland backing - R750
  • Tibor Pacific 13- to 15-wt reel. Mint condition. Gelspun backing and fly line. Discounted if taken with Scott HP - R9800
  • Tibor Riptide reel for 9-wt to 12-wt. Good condition. 30lb backing included plus fly line - R5400
  • Tibor Freestone for 5/6-wt. Excellent condition plus 20lb backing - R2100
  • Fishpond fly reel case for salt water reel - R300
  • Team Accurate Saltwater Fishing Pliers. Excellent condition. Super-light premium fishing pliers. Similar to Abel - R750
  • Contact Derrick on 083 252 3345 or e-mail: dhb@mtom.co.za
  • Sage ESN 10’ 4-wt rod. Brand new and unused - R8500
    Contact Robert on 082 443 2017
  • Scientific Anglers Wet Cel 10-wt line - R350
  • Scientific Anglers Wet Cel 12-wt line - R350
  • Or both for R600
    Contact Jeffrey on 076 162 2348 or e-mail: jeffgav124@live.co.za
  • Full kit ladies fly fishing gear - R12,000.
  • Includes: wader – medium, felt boots size 6.
  • Xplorer 7ft, 4-wt rod, floating line and reel. Net
  • Fishpond fly vest – fully stocked
  • Snowbee float tube
  • Additional and included in the price: 3 x ladies shirts, gloves and SIMMS peak.
    Contact Barbara on 082 994 4550
  • Brand new Xplorer rod, reel, catch net, keep net, jacket and fly box with flies. Combo value R9500, asking R4500onco - Edenvale
    Contact Annelize Maritz on 082 584 0640
  • Xplorer Guide 2, 6-wt, 9'6" rod with cloth bag and protective tube. Spooled with a 6-wt intermediate RIO line onto a Genesis reel and protective cover - R1,500 for combo
    Contact Robbie on 083 411 7438
  • 2 x medium G.Loomis Ricochet t-shirts. Brand new and still in wrapping. Not available in SA. Colours: burgundy with white logo and charcoal with blue logo. Can e-mail photos if needed - R350 each
    Contact Anton via e-mail: antzj@hotmail.com

A limited number of rods and reels for sale. All brand new and unused. Postage can be arranged from R110 - R185 depending on area.

  • 1 x Sage ESN 4-wt, 10ft tod - R7500
  • 1 x Xplorer T50 2-wt - R1500
  • 1 x Stealth Infinity 2-wt - R1500
  • 1 x St Croix 4-wt, 9ft rod - R1500
  • 1 x Stealth Bomber Switch 8-wt - R1700
  • 1 x TFO Lefty Kreh Finesse series 1-wt - R1300
  • 1 x Wychwood Truefly 5-wt, 9ft - R2350
  • 1 x TFO BVK 1 reel - R2100
  • 1 x TFO BVK 3 reel - R2200
  • 1 x Redington Rise 5-wt reel - R1700
  • 1 x Daiwa Lochmor SLA 3/4-wt reel - R2000
  • 1 x Xplorer Xpla 2 1/3-wt reel - R1100
    Contact Dylan Erasmus on 079 190 8316
  • Orvis Battenkill 7/8-wt fly reel with cover. Great working condition (Centurion) - R600
    Contact Oscar on 082 936 9591, or e-mail: ojbouic@gmail.com
  • Dabbie Bergmaster allu frame pontoon boat with oars, two zip storage bags, one rod holder and a hand pump. For pick up Tzaneen - R2500
    Contact Marius on 076 127 4321
  • Stealth Magnum 7’6” 4-pce, 3-wt rod with Sci Anglers System 2 reel loaded with Sci Anglers Trout WF3F line - R2200
  • Hardy Ultralight 8’6” 2-pce rod with Sci Anglers System 2 reel loaded with Sage WF4F line - R4000
  • Sage XP 8’6” 2-pce rod with Shimano Ultegra reel and 2 spare spools loaded with Sci Anglers WF5F line and RIO full sinking line - R6000
  • Horizon TRS 9’0” 3-pce rod with Stealth Inshore reel and spare spool loaded with Cortland intermediate sinking line and Cortland floating line - R4000
  • 5-wt Sci Anglers System 2 reel loaded with RIO Mainstream WF5F line - R800
    Contact Retief via e-mail for more info and photos: retiefgouws@gmail.com
  • Bauer M4 (like new) with new RIO 7-wt line. Based in Minnesota, USA. Price: $250. Pictures available.
    Contact Eric at gcaddis@aol.com
  • Abel Big Game No 4.5 with Able arm (12/16-wt)
  • Abel Big Game No 4.5 anti reverse (12/16-wt)
  • Abel Big Game No 2 (7/8-wt)
    All reels are gloss-black and come with a pouch. Photos available. Selling all 3 reels together for R10,000. Contact Gregory Grant via e-mail: g.grant@mweb.co.za
  • Sage TCX 4-wt rod. Like new – R3500.
  • Ross Evolution 2 reel with a floating line.
    Combo for R5000.
    Contact Kevin on 084 455 9919 or e-mail: kev.trompeter@gmail.com
  • St Croix Imperial fly rod i703.4 7'. Brand new – R 2000.
  • Xplorer Smugglers kit. Brand new – R 3500.
  • Xplorer Guide 2, 5-wt 8'6" 8-piece rod and STX 5/6-wt reel with floating line and spare spool with sinking line, all in travel case.
    Contact Richard Bailey on 082 330 1419
  • Issue 1 to 48 of The Complete Fly Fisherman magazine in good condition. Make an offer.
    Contact Mike on 073 478 7407 (KwaZulu-Natal)
  • Hardy Sovereign 9' rod with rosewood handle #671. Stunning condition.
  • Golden Prince reel and spare spool with second line. Excellent condition (with covers).
  • Hardy "Graphofile Fly" 7.5ft rod. Stunning condition.
  • Two Hardy Marquise reels and covers.
    Photos are available. Open to offers.
    Contact Richard on 083 235 1773
  • An almost complete set of TCFF magazines looking for a new home.
    Contact Craig on (021) 551-4248
  • Simms fly fishing jacket (large). Never used. Bought for R3560 - make me an offer.
    Contact Trevor Kleyn on 083 256 1678 or 083 755 2669 or e-mail: tkleyn@mac.com
  • Hardy Gem Smuggler: Complete Angler edition Hardy Smuggler in original condition for sale.
  • 6-pce 9' 5-wt rod with ultralite reel and spool, rod tube and leather fly box in original canvas and leather case. Serial number ILE183102 - R6500 negotiable.
    Contact Vanessa on 082 566 3318 or e-mail: vanessa@wrapcc.co.za
  • Water colour painting of 'Saalkop', Free State. Framed price – R950.
    Contact Rae Bleeker on 083 757 7911 or rejane.bleeker@gmail.com
  • Abel Super 7 - R4500
  • Abel Super 11 - R5000
  • Abel Super 12 - R5500
  • Tibor Pacific - R6000
    Unused new reels in their original boxes with blank warranty cards.
    Contact Arno 082 698 4737
  • Orvis 1 ounce 4-wt rod – R2750
  • Columbia Titanium shirts x 2 – R250 each. Negotiable on all.
    Contact Jeremy on 082 782 9311
  • ORVIS Helios 9', 4-wt, 4-pce rod with Orvis CFO 2 reel. Mint condition, only been used twice. New price from supplier is currently R9600. Will accept offer of R5000. (Also includes all other fly fishing equipment: bag, fly jacket, as well as new leaders, tippet material, flies, etc).
    Contact Gary on 079 684 7662 or info@thecuttingedge.co.za (Gauteng)
  • Simms Flats Sneaker wading boots #7. Brand new and still in original packaging – R1500.
    Contact Quinton on 082 448 8334
  • RL Winston B2 MX 9', 5-wt rod
  • RL Winston B2 T 8', 4-wt rod
  • Sage Xi2 9', 12-wt rod
  • Sage Xi2 9', 9-wt rod
  • Sage TCX 9', 5-wt rod
  • Abel Super 12 reel
  • Abel Super 5 reels x 2
  • Abel Super 4 reel
  • Simms fly fishing jacket

  • FishPond carryall bag
  • Plenty of flies (± 600)
    Paid R120,000, now selling for R45,000 neg for all.
    Contact Carl on 076 075 3709
  • Waterworks Lamson Radius 1.5 reel and spare spool – R1200
  • Shilton CL3 reel and spare spool – R2700
  • Shilton CL6 reel. Unused – R1800
    All items in mint condition.
    Contact Eric on 082 323 9539
  • G.Loomis Crosscurrent GLX 10-,12- and 15-wt rods (as new)
  • SAGE Xi3 9-wt salt water fly rods in original tubes
  • R20,000 for all four rods.
    Contact Andre on 081 889 2354 or raftrunner@gmail.com
  • 9-wt Stealth Magnum, with Xplorer 7/9 reel an a 9-wt Scientific Anglers intermediate line - R2800.
    Contact Paul on 076 482 3051 or shelly001.beth@gmail.com
  • Fishcat 4 Deluxe kick boat (green) including anchor, bag, pump, valves, hard booties (size 9.5), fins, bag for boat and all accessories - R4000 neg.
    Contact Morne on 079 138 0582 or msteyn1209@gmail.com
  • Stealth 7623 7'6" 2/3-wt rod
  • Sage TCR 9'0" 5-wt rod
  • Sage 10'9" RPLX 10-wt 3-piece rod
  • Sage 9'9" PRPLXI 9-wt 3-piece rod
  • TFO TICR 5-wt rod
  • Shilton #9 - 10 reel and line
  • Nautilus #9 - 10 reel with spare spool and line
  • Hodgman waders, medium with #9 boots
  • New 720 fly-tying vise with tools etc
  • 2 x entry-level vests with tool etc
  • 2 x wooden landing net
  • 4 x fly boxes with various flies for trout, bass and carp
  • Various reels, entry level 5-wt to go with these rods
    Contact Bryan or Denae on 082 605 9256 for prices
  • 1 x Billy Pate bonefish reel
  • 1 x Billy Pate tarpon reel
    Both reels are brand new (never been used), and come with all original packaging. R4000 each (excludes shipping). Retail between R6500 - R7500 each.
    Contact Carl on 27 74 194 2197