collapse
Advertise on Hunting-Washington Advertise on Hunting-Washington

Author Topic: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod  (Read 2729 times)

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
We are rolling out auction #6 for Keegan.  Keep on pulling together for this kid and his family and let's do what we can to lighten their load a little.

If you haven't heard Keegan's story, here is a bit of background from Karl Blanchard

 "Keegan Wilder is not your typical 7th grader.  He's a hardened mountain mule deer hunter.  Though he's a little small in stature,  he has the heart of a lion and is just as fierce!  He had been feeling a faint pain for a few months but nothing that would have caused concern.  Almost felt like a pulled muscle.  He asked to be taken into the urgent care because he was having a hard time breathing without any pain.  He was immediately referred to Seattle Children's where the family was given the devasting news after several blood tests, xray, and ultrasounds that he indeed had cancer.  The mass is quite large behind his rib cage growing towards his lung.  He had surgery within one day where they biopsied the mass to determine the exact kind of cancer (so they know what appropriate treatment to provide for that type of cancer) and also placed a port for his chemotherapy.

He recently had to have his port moved which involved a second surgery.  He is having a difficult time keeping weight on so a feeding tube has been placed to help him get the calories he needs. 

Keegan is the toughest kid you will ever meet.  From the age of 5 he has been chasing his dad and I into some of the toughest mule deer country the west has to offer.  His first deer at age 10 was over 7 miles into the Idaho backcountry.  Even though he is on round 5 of chemo and very weak, he is always smiling. 

Keegan and family still have a tough road ahead of them and can use our support.  Life can be so cruel and no child should ever have to go through what Keegan has.  Let's help make this dark time a little brighter."



Auction item #6 was donated by our member MtnWalker on here. It is a brand new Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod.
More info here:
https://edgerods.com/product/fss-str-904-2-2
FSS StR 904-2

MSRP $400.00
length: 90″
 line: 6-12lb
 lure: 3/8-3/4oz
 pieces: 2
 type: Steelhead Spin
 action: Fast
 power: Medium

This auction will run until Friday night at 10pm. The winner will be id'd by time stamp on the forum. Payment can be made by paypal or a check, either one sent to Karl Blanchard. Once payment is made, MtnWalker will ship the rod.

Thank you and happy bidding.

:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2017, 10:44:30 AM »
Let's get ready to rumble!!
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Dan-o

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2010
  • Posts: 8950
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #2 on: December 28, 2017, 10:58:02 AM »
$73.62
Member:   Yakstrakgutp (or whatever we are)
I love the BFRO!!!
I wonder how many people will touch their nose to their screen trying to read this...

Offline Naches Sportsman

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Sourdough
  • *
  • Join Date: Aug 2010
  • Posts: 1703
  • Location: Idaho
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2017, 11:05:18 AM »
$100.00
No longer a WA resident.


Leave No Trace!

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2017, 11:08:48 AM »
$200.00
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline DOUBLELUNG

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 4978
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #5 on: December 28, 2017, 11:17:53 AM »
$400
As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline Dan-o

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2010
  • Posts: 8950
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #7 on: December 28, 2017, 11:28:27 AM »
Um........   what just happened?
Member:   Yakstrakgutp (or whatever we are)
I love the BFRO!!!
I wonder how many people will touch their nose to their screen trying to read this...

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #8 on: December 28, 2017, 11:45:01 AM »
Um........   what just happened?

That was DoubeLung firing a warning tomahawk missile shot.










Edit for full disclosure. I don't know if that's actually a tomahawk missile.
 :sry:
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

Offline DOUBLELUNG

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 4978
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #9 on: December 28, 2017, 01:33:06 PM »
Um........   what just happened?

That was DoubeLung firing a warning tomahawk missile shot.










Edit for full disclosure. I don't know if that's actually a tomahawk missile.
 :sry:
;D
As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

Offline Jolten

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2013
  • Posts: 521
  • Location: Yakima, WA
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #10 on: December 28, 2017, 01:52:45 PM »
Um........   what just happened?

That was DoubeLung firing a warning tomahawk missile shot.










Edit for full disclosure. I don't know if that's actually a tomahawk missile.
 :sry:

Looks like a javelin to me
The best equipment in the world is useless to the idiot who doesn't understand it.

Offline BULLBLASTER

  • Chris McCarthy
  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+11)
  • Old Salt
  • *
  • Join Date: Oct 2008
  • Posts: 6260
  • Volleyfire brigade
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #11 on: December 28, 2017, 01:58:12 PM »
Um........   what just happened?

That was DoubeLung firing a warning tomahawk missile shot.










Edit for full disclosure. I don't know if that's actually a tomahawk missile.
 :sry:

Looks like a javelin to me
Nope...  :sry: if jackelope called it a tomahawk then it be a tomahawk!  :yike:

Offline jkthomps

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Dec 2014
  • Posts: 910
  • Location: Edmonds
Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #12 on: December 28, 2017, 01:58:34 PM »
$450


Type of missile is irrelevant now 😉

Now if I could only be half the outdoorsman Keegan is 😊 praying for him and his family.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Offline Woodchuck

  • GO TEAM!!!
  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2009
  • Posts: 10425
  • Location: Walla Walla
  • HuntWA Woodblock
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #13 on: December 28, 2017, 02:03:31 PM »
$450


Type of missile is irrelevant now 😉

Now if I could only be half the outdoorsman Keegan is 😊 praying for him and his family.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Shot fired!  :tup:
Antlered rabbit tastes like chicken


Inuendo, wasn't he an Italian proctoligist?

Disclaimer: This my SWAG. Not even an opinion. This is not my version of a 14th hand version of a fairy tale. It is also not the opinion of the Hunt Wa. site, it's owner, or any of the moderators or admins, not even me. Scouts honor. :salute:

Offline jackelope

  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+22)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 37416
  • Location: Duvall, WA
  • Groups: WSB RMGA NRA RMEF BHA
Re: Keegan Wilder Auction #6 Edge model FSS 904-2 9' steelhead spinning rod
« Reply #14 on: December 28, 2017, 02:04:53 PM »
Um........   what just happened?

That was DoubeLung firing a warning tomahawk missile shot.










Edit for full disclosure. I don't know if that's actually a tomahawk missile.
 :sry:

Looks like a javelin to me
Nope...  :sry: if jackelope called it a tomahawk then it be a tomahawk!  :yike:

Jolten walks the walk. It's a javelin.
:sry:
:fire.:

" In today's instant gratification society, more and more pressure revolves around success and the measurement of one's prowess as a hunter by inches on a score chart or field photos produced on social media. Don't fall into the trap. Hunting is-and always will be- about the hunt, the adventure, the views, and time spent with close friends and family. " Ryan Hatfield

My posts, opinions and statements do not represent those of this forum

 

* Recent Topics

Draws are complete...what does your fall look like? by Jimmy33
[Today at 10:07:22 AM]


Looking for Giants! by Jimmy33
[Today at 10:04:27 AM]


Anybody ever build one of these? by fishnfur
[Today at 09:42:24 AM]


High Buck Hunt by PNW4Life
[Today at 09:41:14 AM]


Sage Rat Gun by LEN
[Today at 09:22:31 AM]


Mmmmmmm by Rainier10
[Today at 09:16:11 AM]


Did u know this about trail cams? by rosscrazyelk
[Today at 09:03:54 AM]


Smoked pulled pork tips by Blacklab
[Today at 08:59:54 AM]


Anybody know which old gun this is? by Bofire
[Today at 08:53:21 AM]


WTS various ammo by oggie19
[Today at 08:46:12 AM]


Elk Hunt Focus/Resolve? by Big6bull
[Today at 08:37:44 AM]


Grundy's Aladdin Moose Hunt by Rainier10
[Today at 08:22:19 AM]


Happy Summer.... by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 08:04:57 AM]


FS: Meindl by Cabelas Alaskan hunter Size 12 $220 like new by BRossman
[Today at 08:04:38 AM]


Landscapes (pics) by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 08:01:13 AM]


canvas wall tent by outdooraddict
[Today at 08:01:13 AM]


Texture by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 07:56:58 AM]


Serious DIY elk hunters for all western states by hoytxl2009
[Today at 07:56:54 AM]


Advice related to Toyota Tundra Crew Cab 5.7 4x4 purchase by Sneaky
[Today at 07:54:53 AM]


Badlands clothing. by konradcountry
[Today at 07:49:26 AM]