For sale here is a very rare Thomas and Thomas Paradigm Bamboo Rod - 8' 3/2 5wt. Made in the early 1970s by Tom Maxwell and Tom Dorsey. Clearly the writing on the rod is Maxwell's. Rare three piece Paradigm format! Excellent plus original condition. The rod weighs 4 1/8 oz. and the ferrules are size 15/64 and 10/64. Nickel silver cap and ring. Clear silks tipped black. Very nice medium fast action. Original bag with stiffener and original tube. A very collectible T&T rod!