For sale here is a beautiful Thomas and Thomas "Caenis" Bamboo Rod - 7 1/2' 2/2 3wt. Serial no. 4356. The rod is in excellent original condition. All sections are full length and straight.
Darkly flame tempered cane with transparent/clear wraps and thin amber tipping. Black tipping at the winding check and tip-tops as well as black wraps at the ferrules. Tips numbered one and two. Generously swelled butt, a classic T&T characteristic. Nickel silver checks. Cigar grip 5 1/2" in length with moderate soiling. The cork remains smooth and free of any defects. Nickel silver cap and ring reel seat over a beautiful mortised walnut spacer. There is some light wear around the rim of the butt cap . The Swiss-style ferrules have a perfect fit, smooth and snug. The rod weighs in at 3.45 oz. with a buttery smooth action on the medium side of medium-fast. Includes the original bag with stiffening dowel and the original tube with fine brass cap, label, and canvas cover.
T&T has long been synonymous with exceptional quality and craftsmanship, its easy to see why with this rod. Don't miss out!
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