Pezon et Michel "Parabolic Special Normale" Bamboo Rod 8'7 2/1 5wt
For sale here is a Pezon et Michel Parabolic Special Normale bamboo rod. 8'7" 2/1 for a 5 weight line. Originally sold as 1 tip. Made in France. The rod is in good condition, though there is chipping of the varnish throughout the rod, concentrated mostly on the tip section. Rod would perhaps need to be re-wrpped as well. Slight fishing set in the tip that can easily be taken out.This rod is an excellent candidate for a restoration. Burgundy wraps with two burgundy tipping bands. 3 x 3 node spacing. The rod has a parabolic medium-fast action. The classic P&M ferrules with red witness marks fit nicely and pop when pulled apart. Ferrule plug. Modified wells cork is in excellent shape. Aluminum down-locking reel-seat over cork also in great shape. "Pezon et Michel Paris Amboise" stamp on the end cap. Rod comes with original P&M bag. Replacement tube. Note, this is a French made P&M, not a Sharpe's or Farlow's rod built on a P&M blank. The rod weighs 4.90 oz. Ferrule size 15/64. Serial number 876924.
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