For sale here is another gem by the talented team of Amelia Tufts and Gabe Batson (Tufts & Batson) -- 7'9" 3/2 5wt. Serial no. 1606. The rod is in near mint condition having been used very sparingly.
The rod features moderately tempered cane with black wraps and burnt orange tipping. Blued guides, agate stripping guide. Nickel silver checks. The Garrison-style grip measures 5 3/4". Handsome nickel silver cap and ring reel seat over a fine mortised rosewood spacer. The butt cap is maker-stamped with the serial number. The step-down ferrules have an excellent fit. Includes nickel silver ferrule plugs. The rod weighs an even 4 oz. The rod features a very smooth medium action. Original bag and labeled tube included.
Amelia and Gabe are cranking out some seriously stunning fly rods. The casting ability of the rods and attention to detail that they put into each rod is mind-blowing.