Frequently Asked Questions

Hello!  My name is Robert Selb, maybe you have seen me at the major Fly Fishing Shows. I am a dealer and buyer of Classic and Collectable Books, Rods, Reels and Tackle.

Just to tell you a little about myself, I first started fishing when I was five years old.  Started fly fishing at fourteen. Started collecting Tackle around 22, and have been dealing in tackle for the last 30 years. I fished with my first cane rod (Hardy) in 1974.  It has been “Cane” ever since.  I enjoy traveling from coast to coast, talking and meeting and trading stories with many of the top rod builders.  I have fished from Chile to Alaska, all over the states. 

I am an agent for J. D. Wagner, Bill Harms, Rick Robbins, Bobby Taylor, John Gallas, Jim Beasley, Brian Kleinchester, Don Schroeder, Jim Downes and deal in many Classic and Collectable Cane Rods. We also carry Ron Kusse, and Dennis Menscer, Dana Gray, Marc Aroner and others.

I hope you make much time to enjoy the sport – it is a lot of fun! And yes!!  Please fish these fine cane rods!!  A lot of people ask me: “Do you fish with these Cane rods? There is no finer thing in life than catching a nice trout with a fine cane rod and a Classic Trout Reel!!

E-mail us at:

Classicflyfisherman@yahoo.com

Visa and Master Card accepted, also check or money order. Pay Pal can be used on items under $150.00.

Please call: Toll Free: 1-866-930-3667 Phone: (215) 412-3667

BILL HARMS IS NOW BUILDING CUSTOM GLASS RODS

NOW AVAILABLE RICH MATTHAIS ROTARY VISES

WIDE SPOOL PERFECTS ARE NOW IN STOCK!!

NEW HARDY BOUGLES ARE HERE!

3 1/4" SIZE AND BABY BOUGLES!

AKIMARU BAMBOO RODS

metalist parts

ACCESSORIES
FLY BOXES & WALLETS
LEFTY KREH COLLECTION
   

 

What's New! (Latest updates to the site)

9/20 - Added 1 rod to "New & Pre-owned Rod" page

and added 6 reels to "Misc Reel" page.

9/17 - Added 10 reels to "Misc Reel" page, one is a Hardy Flyweight,

also added 3 rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" list

Added "New Featured Reel"

Also added another page "FISHING TACKLE 4" TO "EPHEMERA" list.

9/16 - Added 2 Bill Taylor Rods and 1 Rick Robbins Rod to CFF Builder's List,

and added 3 rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" list

added 1 rod to "Graphite Rod" list

9/15 - Added 2 Bill Harm's and a Rick Robbins Rod

to the "CFF Rod Builder's List"

Added 1 rod to "Graphite Rod" list and a

New Bag to "Custom Rod and Reel Bag" page.

9/14 - Added "New Featured Rod", added 2 rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" list.

9/13 - Added 2 cane rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" list,

1 rod to "CFF Rod Builders" list, Bill Harms,

1 rod to "Glass Rod" page,

Added "EPHEMERA" to Table above, with Featured Book, Fishing Tackle Catalogs

Sporting magazines and papers, etc. with more to come.

9/12 - Added New "Featured Reel", added 3 reels to "Misc Reel" page,

a Hardy St. Aiden, St John and a Zenith,

and 1 rod to "New & Pre-owned Rod" page

9/11 - Added 3 reels to "Misc Reel" page and

added 1 item to "Collectable Items" page

9/5 - Added list of Martinez Flies, on "Collector Flies" page,

use link to see list at bottom of page

9/4 - Added 3 cane rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" page and

a "New Featured Book"

9/3 - Added 4 Fly Chests to "Fly Boxes and Wallets" page,

and added 4 rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" page.

9/2 - Added events to "Up-coming Events" page, added a "New Featured Rod",

and added 8 rods to "New & Pre-owned Rod" page, one is a Jeff Wagner Rod.

Also, added the list of Bamboo Rod Builders and their rods that are available

to the "New & Pre-owned Rod" page.

Photography and Website Maintenance by Diane McCabe

FLASH!!

SARACIONE REEL

NOW AVAILABLE IN

In Anodized Black & Silver

2 3/4", 3", 3 1/4" size, RHW & LHW

 

2 9/16" AND 3" THE NEW ST GEORGE IN LHW & RHW

ARE HERE!

Click here

New St. George Salmon Reels and Salmon Perfects are here.

4" - 4 1/4" are now in! Pictures are here!!

Look for the “Classic Fly Fisherman”

to be featured at the following Shows

and where I will personally be present to do

 FREE APPRAISALS”.

I am also interested in buying your unwanted tackle such as rods, reels books lures, etc.

Please stop by, when your fishing in the Catskills, at Frank Kuttner's Fly Shop. 

For the best selection of custom, hand-tied Trout Flies, quality fly tying material and fishing tackle. 

He's located at 83 Beaverkill Road, Livingston Manor, NY  12758

 

Other links:

http://www.amff.com/

www.cffcm.net/

MAIN LINE FLY-TYERS

More info go to www.MainLineFlyTyers.net

DAME JULIANA LEAGUE

FLY FISHERS

More info go to wwwdjlflyfishers.org

http://www.montgomerycountyanglers.info

Contact:

Robert R. Selb

Classic Fly Fisherman

222 S. Broad St.

Lansdale, PA 19446

Visa and Mastercard also check or Money Order, Paypal can be used on orders under $150.00.

Toll Free 1-866-930-3667 or 215-412-3667

E-mail Classicflyfisherman@yahoo.com

 

 

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