Sweetgrass Fly Rod 8' 2/2 #5 Penta

SKU: VFT2163

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For sale here is a Sweetgrass 8' 2/2 5wt pentagonal bamboo rod. Serial no. 1843. The rod is in excellent++ condition. Blonde cane with transparent honey colored wraps. The winding check, signature wrap, ferrules, and tip-tops are tipped with burgundy. Blued guides, bronzed stripping guide. The tips are numbered for convenience. Full wells grip 6" in length with a subtle profile. The cork very lightly soiled. Blued nickel silver cap and ring reel seat with a beautiful figured mortised burl wood spacer. The Sweetgrass logo is laser etched into the butt cap. The ferrules are size 13/64 with an excellent fit. The rod weighs 3.85 oz. The action is medium-fast with plenty of power in the butt. The thin tips allow for finesse and tippet protection. The rod includes the original bag as well as the original tube with label and brass fittings. The tube is also housed in a fine canvas bag.