For sale here is a Sweetgrass 7'3" 2/2 3wt hollow-built bamboo rod. Serial no. 1634. Sweetgrass began numbering rods at 1000. The rod is in near mint condition. All sections are full length and straight.
Straw colored cane with honey-colored wraps and burgundy tipping at the winding check, signature wrap, ferrules, and tip-tops. Tortoiseshell agate stripping guide. Blued guides. Rope pattern ring hook keeper. Handsome bamboo winding check. Reverse half wells grip 6 1/4" in length with only the lightest of handling marks. Elegant bright nickel silver cap and ring reel seat over a mortised maple spacer. "SR" is engraved on the bottom of the butt cap. The step-down ferrules are size 11/64 with an excellent fit. The rod weighs 3.35 oz. The superb dry-fly action is on the faster side of medium-fast, smooth and very light in the hand. A terrific rod for those smaller creeks. Includes original bag and original tube with Sweetgrass logo. Don't pass up this rod from the team of master builders at Sweetgrass Rod Co.
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