Originally Posted by FrankB2
There are always a bunch of custom built Sage rods on ebay.
That's why I'm afraid to purchase from eBay. When someone says he has a Sage Z Axis for sale, he might have made the rod himself....... and done a lousy job!! LOL
He isn't lying, it might be a Z Axis blank...... but it won't be great quality like a Z Axis from the factory.
I think a lot of classified forums are the same thing. A rod builder who makes rods to sell a little cheaper than the manufacturer.
Buy direct young man!! April Orvis is having a 20% off sale to preferred customers. That's a big saving on a Helios.