For sale here is a Gary Howells bamboo rod - 8' 2/2 5wt, labeled 3 7/8 oz. Actual weight 4.10 oz. Serial #4134. The rod is in excellent+ original condition showing only very minimal signs of use. All sections are full length with a slight set in one of the tips.
Honey-toned cane with chestnut wraps and gold tipping. One band of burgundy at the winding check. Carbide stripping guide. The script remains clean and bold. Very slightly swelled butt. Ring hook-keeper. Full wells/E.C. Powell grip measuring 6" in length with mild soiling, uplocking aluminum reel seat with gorgeous zebrawood spacer. The size 13/64 ferrule fit is nice and tight. Medium-fast action; quite a versatile rod. Original bag and labeled tube.