For sale here is a Gary Howells bamboo rod. 8 feet for a 6 weight line in Gary's standard 2/2 format. The rod weighs 4 1/8 oz. Serial number 5105. Carbide stripping guide, wrapped in brown thread with gold trim. Payne style cork grip, up-locking reel seat with gorgeous zebra spacer. Includes original red bag and labeled aluminum tube. Label is in excellent condition as well. Varnish is in excellent condition with a few small chips on part of the butt section. All rod sections are straight.