FE Thomas Special Streamer Bamboo Rod 9' 3/2 #7

SKU: VFT3008

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For sale here is a 9’ 3/2 FE Thomas Special Streamer fly rod. Ideal with a 7 weight line. Serial number A310. Built in 1940. The rod is in excellent original condition though some of the wraps have an uneven appearance due to the aging characteristics of the color preserver used. This is cosmetic only as the wraps are all sound. The rod features lovely blonde colored cane. Standard brown wraps with red tipping at the keeper, male ferrules and tip-tops. The rod has an attractive swelled butt, and ring hook keeper. Tapered Ritz grip. Nickel silver sliding band reel seat with cork spacer. Blued guides. The ferrules are size 17/64 and 11/64, the fit is nice and tight as it should be. Witness marks on the ferrules. Medium-fast action. Rod weighs 5 7/8 oz. Comes with original green bag and original brass capped tube with "Thomas Rod" shield label.