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H.L. Leonard Post-Fire Bamboo Rod Production Database
Rods with Serial Numbers Made after 1964
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Key to Leonard Rod Stamps
SINCE 1869 = H.L. LEONARD ROD CO. / THE ROD MAKER / SINCE 1869
THE / LEONARD / ROD = THE / LEONARD/ ROD/ H.L. LEONARD ROD CO./ MAKERS Last Updated:
HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO. Ⓡ = HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ / MAKERS 11/5/2017
Production Line Weight Style of Spacer
Serial # Date (est.) Model Length Configuration Designation (Ounces) Cane Color Reel Seat Material Stamp Wrap Colors Comments
322 4099 1/2 SDF 8 1/2 3/2 8 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red 4" det. cork fighting butt.
328 39 7 1/2 2/2 4 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Translucent Red
372 n.a. 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Yellow t/ Red
380 38 H 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Gold at Frls
406 n.a. 8 3/2 4.75 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Stated as being made for Raymond Guest, former US Ambassador to Ireland (1965-68).
439 n.a. 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red 1960s rod?\A0 Light Khaki bag with stiffener.\A0 Serial numbers on each section and owner's name above hk.
731 66 H or 40 H? 8 2/2 5/6 4.25 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Khaki bag with stiffener.\A0
739 n.a. 8 2/2 8 Blonde Up SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Dark
823 1969? 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.75 Blonde Down SL Dark Butternut Red 1969 and built by Hap Mills, Ted Simroe, Bob Taylor, and Mark Murphy per Codella.
913 40 H 8 2/2 6/7 4.25 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Bright hardware.
941 50 Hunt 8 3/2 6 4.50 Blonde Down SL HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Blued hardware.
948 38 1/2 7 1/2 3/2 5 4.00 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Owner's name on rod.
964 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 5 3.50 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Black Refinished
1017 Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green Unused per ebay description.
1027 Duracane 8 1/2 2/1 5/6 4.85 Impregnated Down SL HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green
1081 38 L 7 2/2 4 Red wraps with light green tipping on hook keeper.\A0 For sale at $1,650.
1136 Duracane SDF 9 2/1 5.50 Impregnated Up SL Butternut Green Marked on cane "9' Duracane SDF" and "1136."
1147 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 4.00 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red
1147 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 4.00 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red
1276 1972? 38 7 2/2 3/4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Date of 1972 per Summers description.
1301 37 6 1/2 2/2 3/4 2.25 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Blue bag with "H.L. Leonard" marked tab.
1317 Letort Blonde
1399 Allagash 7 4/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red
1408 37 H 6 1/2 2/2 4 2.25 Blonde SB Butternut Red
1449 1972 Custom Salmon 9 3/2 8 Blonde Down SL Metal Gold t/ Red with Gold Int Made to resemble earlier rods.\A0 Rattan handle.\A0 4 1/2" det. fighting butt.\A0 Owner's name inked on cane.\A0 Date per Lang's.
1505 39 7 1/2 2/2 4 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Dark Green
1590 1973 Custom 7 1/4 2/2 4 3.00 Blonde Down SL Butternut Golden Bronze t/ Black Custom built by Simroe for Codella's Angler's Den in Linden, NJ in 1973.
1626 38 H 7 2/2 4/5 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Yellow bag with stiffener.
1647 36 L 6 2/2 2 1.00 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Confirmed by Simroe. Original bag with stiffener. The tips measure .047".
1650 38 7 2/2 4 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red Yellow bag with stiffener.
1723 n.a. 6 2/2 2 1.80 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Translucent Red Yellow bag.
1757 1974 39 7 1/2 2/2 4 3.63 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red t/ Dark Owner's name and date of 1974 inked on cane.\A0 Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
1758 Duracane 850 SDF 8 1/2 2/2 7 Impregnated Up SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green Marked on cane "8 1/2' Duracane SDF" and "1758." Yellow bag.
1769 n.a. 7 2/2 4/5 Blonde SB Cork Red Yellow bag with stiffener and HLL stamped leather case.
1801 38 L 7 2/2 3/4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Yellow bag with stiffener.\A0 Stated that light green tipping at hk indicates light line rod.
1803 50 8 3/2 6 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red
1817 Letort 7 2/2 2 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Marked on cane in cursive "H.L. Leonard / "Letort"" and "7' 2 oz. / IGI (3)."
1833 * 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
1833 * Duracane 750A-2 7 1/2 2/2 3.40 Impregnated Down SL Butternut Green Marked on cane "7 1/2 Duracane" and serial numbers.\A0 Yellow bag.
1844 Duracane 800-2 8 2/2 Impregnated Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Brown t/ gold
1865 61 8 1/2 2/2 8 5.50 Blonde Down SL Butternut Translucent Olive Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.\A0 5" det. butt with red rubber bottom.\A0
1910 Duracane 750A-1 7 1/2 2/1 4 2.75 Impregnated SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green
1948 39 7 1/2 2/2 5
1981 Duracane 800-1 8 2/1 6 4.25 Impregnated Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green Midland Park Green Tube Label.
2037 Duracane 850 SDF 8 1/2 2/2 7 5.13 Impregnated Up SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green
2094 Duracane 750A-1 7 1/2 2/1 4 3.25 Impregnated SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green Marked on cane "7 1/2' Duracane" with "2094" below.\A0 Midland Park, NJ Green Tube Label.
2106 Duracane 750A-1 7 1/2 2/2 4 3.25 Impregnated SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Green
2114 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.88 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Dark Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
2194 41 H 8 1/2 2/2 8 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Purple at Frls Listed as a 41H, but no tag or label.
2222 700-2 7 2/2 4 2.75 Impregnated SB Cork Brown Yellow bag and green labeled tube.\A0 One tip 1/2" short.
2247 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Purple at Frls Listed as a 39H, but no tag or label.
2262 n.a. 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Marked on cane "2262" and "7' ~ 4."
2270 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Dark
2304 37 H 6 1/2 2/2 4 2.50 Blonde SB Butternut Red at Guides and t/ Dark at Hk Bag with stiffener and red labeled Midland Park, NJ tube.
2306 700-2 7 2/2 4 2.75 Impregnated SB Butternut Green Marked on cane "7' Duracane" with serial numbers on each section.\A0 Yellow bag with stiffener and green labeled tube.
2312 750A-1 7 1/2 2/1 4 3.67 Impregnated SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Green Midland Park, NJ.
2335 DF 50 8 3/2 6 Blonde Down SL Red
2343 DF 50 8 3/2 6 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red
2368 Duracane 900 SDF 8 2/2 7 5.88 Impregnated Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Green Rod has 2" permanent extension butt.\A0 Midland Park, NJ.
2384 755 7 1/2 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Translucent Olive t/ Forest Green
2410 41? 8 1/2 2/2 7 4.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red
2414 Duracane 807 8 2/2 7 4.50 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Brown
2429 36 H 6 2/2 4 2.13 Blonde SB Butternut Translucent Red Marked "2429" just above hk.\A0 Khaki bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
2430 Duracane 807 8 2/2 7 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Brown t/ Black Black anodized hardware.\A0 Marked "Duracane" and "#807-2430."
2447 40 H 8 2/2 7 4.38 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red
2465 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.88 Blonde SB Butternut Red Westlope indicates early 1970s.
2473 Duracane 807 SDF 8 2/2 7 5.20 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Brown t/ Black Marked "Duracane" and "#807 SDF-2473."\A0 Black anodized hardware.\A0 Includes 3" detachable extension.\A0 Khaki bag with stiffener and green labeled tube.
2486 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red
2489 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red at Guides and Red t/ Black at Frls and Hk Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
2521 Duracane 857 8 1/2 2/2 7 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Green t/ Black at Guides, Hk, and Frls
2538 Duracane 805 8 2/2 5 3.75 Impregnated SB Cork Brown t/ Black Khaki bag with leather tab.\A0 Marked on cane "Duracane" and "#805-2538."
2549 50 8 3/2 6 4.00 Blonde Down SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red Midland Park Red Tube Label.
2574 Duracane 805 8 2/2 5 3.75 Impregnated SB Cork Brown Midland Park, NJ.
2576 37 H 6 1/2 2/2 4 2.50 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Midland Park Red Tube Label.
2585 48 H 7 1/2 3/2 4 3.13 Blonde SB Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Red Tube Label.
2604 n.a. 8 1/2 3/2 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red Yellow bag and leather case with "Androscoggin" written on case.
2729 Duracane 756 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.63 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Brown t/ Black at Guides, Hk, and Frls Marked on cane "Duracane" and "#756-2729."\A0 Blacked anodized hardware. Green labeled Midland Park, NJ tube.
2746 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red
2749 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.88 Blonde SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red
2790 Duracane 858 SDF 8 1/2 2/2 8 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Green t/ Black at Guides, Hk, and Frls
2816 11/12/1975 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.88 Blonde Per slw on CFRF:\A0 "Rod #2816 (a 38H) was ordered directly from the Leonard factory on 11-6-75 and delivered on 11-12-75."
2842 38 H 7 2/2 4 2.88 Blonde SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red
2879 Duracane 909 SDF 9 3/2 9 5.63 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Brown
2886 37 H 6 1/2 2/2 4 2.38 Blonde SB Wood THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red Midland Park, NJ.
2911 Duracane 858 SDF 8 1/2 2/2 6/7 5.70 Impregnated Up SL Walnut Brown t/ Black
2931 51 H 8 1/2 3/2 7 5.13 Blonde Down SL Butternut Red
2939 51 H 8 1/2 3/2 7 5.13 Blonde Down SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red Red labeled tube.
2945 Duracane 909 SDF 9 2/2 9 6.20 Impregnated Up SL Dark Wood Brown t/ Black Marked on cane "Duracane" and "#909 SDF-2945."\A0 Black anodized hardware.\A0 2" detachable fighting butt.\A0 Brown bag with stiffener and labeled tube.
2959 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 5 3.75 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent t/ Brown at Guides and Brown t/ Tan at Frls and Hk Marked on cane "#39H - 2959."\A0 Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled Midland Park, NJ tube.
2961 39 H 7 1/2 2/2 5/6 4.30 Brown Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red
3090 Duracane 806 8 2/2 6 4.38 Impregnated Down SL Walnut Translucent Brown t/ Black Marked on cane "Duracane" and "#806-3090."\A0 Black anodized hardware and blued ferrules.
3017 1/21/1977 Duracane 807 8 Date of 1/21/77 found with rod tube
3099 38 H 7 2/2 5 Called a Baby Catskill. According to Chesapeake Products, made in 1976 during the Leonard ownership by the University Society. For Sale at $1350.
3120 Duracane 756 7 1/2 2/2 5/6 3.63 Impregnated Up SL Walnut Brown
3175 Duracane 703 7 2/2 3 2.38 Impregnated SB Cork HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Brown t/ Black Marked on cane "Duracane" and "#703 ~ 3175." Brown bag and brown labeled tube.
3223 38 7 2/2 4 3.13 Blonde Down SL Butternut Translucent Orange t/ Brown Marked on cane "#38-3223."\A0 Khaki bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
3247 36 6 2/2 3 1.75 Blonde SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey t/ Brown at Guides and Brown Waps at Frls Marked on cane "#36-3247."\A0 Stated as unfished.\A0 Yellow bag with stiffener and red labeled tube.
3289 40 H 8 2/2 6/7 Blonde Up SL Butternut Translucent Honey t/ Brown at Guides and Brown Waps at Frls Marked on cane "#40H-3289."\A0 Stated as unfished.\A0 Yellow bag with stiffener and HLL stamped leather case.
3323 39 7 1/2 2/2 5 4.20 Brown Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Red
3337 50 H 8 3/2 6 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey t/ Red at Guides and Red t/ Honey at Frls With Leather HLL Tube. Marked #50H-3337.
3386 Duracane 856 8 1/2 2/2 6 4.50 Impregnated Down SL Cork Green t/ Black at Guides and Frls Marked on cane "Duracane" and on flat below "856 ~ 3386." Black anodized hardware. Khaki bag with leather tab and labeled tube.
3429 41 L 8 1/2 2/2 6 3.88 Blonde SB Cork THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Tan t/ Burgundy
3435 38 L 7 2/2 3 2.63 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Tan t/ Burgundy
3439 39 L 7 1/2 2/2 4 3.13 Blonde SB Cork Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Honey at Frls Marked on cane "#39L-3439." Brown bag and red labeled tube.
3523 39 7 1/2 2/2 5 3.63 Blonde Down SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Tan t/ Burgundy
3593 38 H 7 2/2 5 3.25 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Honey at Frls Reel seat is flat on bottom - no acorn shape.\A0 Marked #38H-3593
3539 38 H 7 2/2 5 3.25 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Honey at Frls Reel seat is flat on bottom - no acorn shape.\A0 Marked #38H-3539 and tips marked 3593.\A0 Dent in cane just below inscription.\A0 Rough varnish. Sets in tips.
3607 41 H 8 1/2 2/2 8 5.13 Blonde Up SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Honey t/ Brown at Guides and Brown t/ Honey at Frls Reel seat is flat on bottom - no acorn shape.\A0 Marked on cane "#41H-3607."
3700 40 8 2/2 5 4.25 Blonde Down SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Locking nut separate from sliding band.
3755 39H 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde Up SL Walnut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey t/ Burgundy Marked on cane "39H-3755." Yellow bag. Note the butt cap is not shaped like an acorn.
3779 38 L 7 2/2 3 2.63 Blonde SB Cork THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey t/ Brown at Gudes\A0 Brown at Frls and Hk Marked on cane "#38L-3779."\A0 Khaki bag with stiffener and HLL stamped leather case.
3820 41 L 8 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde SB Cork THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent t/ Red
3870 61 8 1/2 2/2 Blonde Up SL Mahogany Translucent Honey t/ Brown at Gudes\A0 Brown at Frls and Hk 3" det. fighting butt with rubber button.
3882 50 L 8 3/2 4/5 Blonde Up SL Cocobolo THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD
Change in Serial Numbering System
116 The Duracane 7 2/2 4 2.80 Impregnated SB Butternut SINCE 1869 Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
139 The Duracane 7 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls Per CFRF search results.
159 The Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 5 3.15 Impregnated SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent at Guides with Cinammon t/ Black at Frls
178 1979 50 DF-6 8 3/2 6 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
188 1979 50 M-5 8 3/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial number under hk wrap.\A0 Brown bag.
189 1979 The Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut SINCE 1869 Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
191 1979 50 DF-5 8 3/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial number under hk wrap.
193 1979 50 M-5 8 3/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut SINCE 1869 Translucent / Burgundy t/ Red
235 1979 40 M-6 8 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial number under hk wrap.\A0 Brown bag with stiffener and HLL stamped leather case.
247 * 1979 39 M-6 7 1/2 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey t/ Red Serial number under hk wrap.
247 * 1979 The Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 6 Impregnated Down SL Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls Brown bag with stiffener.
266 1979 40 M-5 8 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Date of 1979 per Westlope.
267 1979 40 M-5 8 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Brown bag.\A0 Blued cap and ring.
274 1979 The Duracane 756 7 1/2 2/2 6 Impregnated Down SL Butternut Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls Marked on cane in cursive on one flat "The Duracane 7'6" ~ 6 No. 274." Brown bag with leather tab.
297 1979 49 M-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Brown bag.\A0 Blued cap and ring.
304 1979 40 M-5 8 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
312 1979 The Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
321 1979 The Duracane 7 1/2 2/2 5 Impregnated SB Butternut Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
381 1979 Hunt 40-6 8 2/2 6 Flamed Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red
381 1979 Hunt 40-6 8 2/2 6 Flamed Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red Stated as "unused."\A0 Brown bag with stiffener.
384 1979 49 DF-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Stated as "new."
387 1979 The Duracane 7 2/2 6 Impregnated SB Butternut Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
394 1979 40 M-6 8 2/2 6 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Khaki bag with stiffener.\A0 Serial number under hk wrap.\A0 Blued cap and ring.
416 1979 The Duracane 8 3/2 5 Impregnated Down SL Butternut SINCE 1869 Translucent at Guides with Brown t/ Black at Frls
430 1979 50 8 3/2 5 3.75 Blonde Down SL Butternut HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red t/ Black
462 40 DF-5 8 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Khaki bag and brown anodized aluminum tube.\A0 Sets in both tips.\A0 Blued cap and ring.
530 41 DF-6 8.5 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Plastic wrap on Grip. Khaki bag.\A0 Serial number under hk wrap.
545 WR 39-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Brown at Frls and Hk Marked "W.R. #545" above hk.\A0 Brown bag with stiffener.
552 1979 50 M-5 8 3/2 5 4.50 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent / Burgundy t/ Red
553 1979 Catskill 50-4 8 3/2 4 3.70 Blonde SB Butternut Unmarked Translucent Honey at Guides and Yellow t/ Red at Frls Unstamped cap and ring.\A0 Brown bag.\A0 "Catskill" and serial number inked under hk wrap.
561 1979 39 DF-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde Down SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent t/ Red Marked on cane "39DF - #5" and serial number "561."
561 1979 39 DF-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Down SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Westlope states that "rod was ordered from Leonard in 1979 by the original owner."
566 1979 50 DF-5 8 3/2 5 SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.
581 1979 39 DF-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
583 Red Wrap 755? 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple HLL / H.L. LEONARD ROD CO.Ⓡ Red Stated as a Red Wrap 755.\A0\A0
590 1979 51-7 8 1/2 3/2 7 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
602 P 1979 40 M-6 8 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls According to Aroner, "P" denotes a cosmetic imperfection.
608 1979 50 DF-6 8 3/2 6 4.85 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent / Burgundy t/ Red
610 1979 50 M-6 8 3/2 6 4.70 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.\A0 Khaki bag.
627 P 1979 38-4 7 2/2 4 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Brown t/ Yellow According to Aroner, the "P" designation reflects some cosmetic seams showing in the swell which do not affect the rod's integrity.
651 1979 37 DF-4 6 1/2 2/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number is placed under the hk wrap.\A0 Westslope stated 1979 as build date.
653 1979 37 DF-4 6 1/2 2/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey t/ Red
1496 39 7 1/2 2/2 5 3.63 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red Thought to be late 70s?
Change in Serial Numbering System
8027 1980 50-6 8 3/2 6 4.70 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.\A0 Mint $2200 from Chesapeake Products.
8027 1980 50-6 8 3/2 6 4.70 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.\A0 Brown bag with stiffener.
8031 1980 48 DF-4 7 3/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
8050 1980 50 DF-6 8 3/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent / Burgundy t/ Red
8052 1980 Hunt 38-4 7 2/2 4 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Dark Red ??
8088 1980 48-4 7 3/2 4 3.30 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.
8094 1980 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Serial Number under hk wrap.
80104 1980 37-4 6 1/2 2/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Yelloq t/ Red at Frls "Catskill" and Serial number under hk wrap.
80116 1980 39-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red
80130 1980 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple Translucent Red with Dark Red at Frls
80133 1980 50-6 8 3/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
80137 1980 49-6 Spring Creek 7 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
80139 1980 49-5 Hunt 7 1/2 3/2 5 Brown SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red
80142 1980 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red
80195 1980 Flamed SINCE 1869 Per Mark, the bluing has a slight greenish tint.
80199 1980 Hunt 39 DF-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red t/ Black at Frls Marked on cane "HUNT 39DF-5." Mint Condition - $2795.
8111 1981 Hunt 40-6 8 2/2 6 4.63 Brown Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Burgundy
8127 1981 Hunt 7 1/2 2/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Red at Guides and Int with Dark Red at Frls
8135 1981 Catskill 38-3 7 2/2 3 Blonde SB Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides and Honey t/ Red at Frls Serial Number NOT under hk wrap.
8152 1981 Hunt 51-7 8 1/2 3/2 7 Flamed Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red Marked "Hunt 51-7" and serial number on opposite flat.\A0 Serial Number NOT under hk wrap.\A0 Stated to be 1 of 3 rods made of this model.
81101 1981 Hunt 38-4 7 2/2 4 Brown SB Cork SINCE 1869 Red Mortised spacer.\A0 Midland Park, NJ.
81105 1981 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls Custom made for Ed Shirmer in 1981.\A0 Model and serial number NOT under hk wrap.
81145 1981 50-6 8 3/2 6 4.70 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red
81210 1981 38-4 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Butternut None Translucent Honey Marked with serial number above hk.\A0 Cap and ring were replaced with no maker markings.
81265 1981 Hunt 47 DF-4 6 1/2 3/2 4 2.63 Flamed SB Curly Maple THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Honey at Guides and Int, Olive t/ Black or Purple at Frls, Honey and Red Sigs Marked on cane "HUNT 47DF-4."\A0 Appears to be a Hunt Special with Intermediates.
81302 1981 Hunt 50-5 8 3/2 5 Flamed Down SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869? Translucent Olive t/ Red and Teal Marked on cane in cursive "Hunt 50-5."
81-7 1981 Centennial 8 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut Translucent Red at Guides and Int with Dard Red at Frls Centennial Rod with certificate signed by Thomas Bailey, Bob Taylor, Ronald Taylor, Don Nazzaro, Virginia Luhrs, Mark Murphy, Diane Charleston, Donna Denaxis.
81-15 1981 Centennial 8 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut THE / LEONARDⓇ / ROD Translucent Red at Guides and Int with Dark Red at Frls Stated only 38 were made.
81-21 1981 Centennial 8 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut Translucent Red at Guides and Int with Dark Red at Frls Rattan grip. Display case lined with red velvet.
81-34 1981 Centennial 8 1/2 3/2 5 Blonde SB Butternut Translucent Red at Guides and Int with Dark Red at Frls Centennial Rod with certificate signed by Thomas Bailey, Bob Taylor, Ronald Taylor, Don Nazzaro, Virginia Luhrs, Mark Murphy, Diane Charleston, Donna Denaxis.
8241 1982 Hunt 50-5 8 3/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple Red with Deep Purple Tipping at Winding Check and Frls Marked on cane "Hunt 50-5" and "Love, RoseAnn 3/7/83."\A0 Khaki bag.
8290 1982 Hunt 51-5 8 1/2 3/2 5 4.75 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red with Deep Purple Tipping at Winding Check and Frls
82102 1982 Hunt 50-5 8 3/2 5 Brown SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red with Burgundy at Frls
82114 1982 40-6 8 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple Translucent Honey at Guides, Red at Frls, Honey t/ Red at Hk Khaki bag.
8304 1983 Hunt 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey t/ Red with Olive t/ Red at Frls
8332 1983 Hunt 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 4.15 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey Olive t/ Red with Olive t/ Red and Black at Frls
8336 1983 Catskill Special 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Flamed SB Walnut SINCE 1869 Translucent / Honey t/ Red
8344 1983 40-6 8 2/2 6 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
8348 1983 Hunt 39-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple Red
83112 1983 Standard 49-4 7 1/2 3/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent / Burgundy t/ Red
83136 1983 39-6 7 1/2 2/2 6 4.30 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent t/ Orange
83335 1983 Catskill 39-5 7 1/2 2/2 5 Blonde SB Curly Maple Honey at Guides and Burgundy t/ Red at Frls
8413 1984 Standard 38-4 7 2/2 4 Blonde SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Honey t/ Red Plastic still on grip.\A0 Listed for $2100.
8416 1984 Tournament 51-6 8 1/2 3/2 5 4.50 Blonde Up SL Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Red wraps with no tipping and full Int Written in cursive on cane "Tournament 51-6."\A0 Red wraps, no tipping, full intermediates.
8433 1984 Catskill Special 39-4 7 1/2 2/2 4 Brown SB Walnut Translucent t/ Red
8481 1984 Hunt Special 49-5 7 1/2 3/2 5 Flamed SB Curly Maple SINCE 1869 Translucent Olive t/ Red and Teal Sold for $2000 on ebay on 2017-8-23
     
* Denotes the same serial number appearing on more than one rod of the same era.