7 4WT impregnated bamboo fly fishing rod with original bag and tube. 7 2/1 bamboo (split cane) fly fishing rod. The rod is designed for DT or WF 4 weight lines. The rod will also load well and cast a WF 3 line. Its made from impregnated blanks by Partridge, Sharpes or Chapman split cane rod makers from the U.
Its impossible to tell which one of these builders is the original supplier. This rod is very well built and balanced for light, appropriately sized reels. Its a great value and a very pretty bamboo fly fishing rod. It has the forgiving, light, bamboo-specific feel and throws a tight loop with a Cortland Classic 444 Peach DT-4. It features blonde cane with 3 x 3 nodes, matte impregnated finish with dark wine silk whippings tipped red at the tiptop.
Furnishings include a green agate stripper housed in a black nickel frame, black nickel snake guides and black tiptop. The nickel silver ferrules give a resounding'pop' when separated. The mortised cocobolo seat is engraved with the Justin Charles name and is fitted with high quality nickel silver down-locking cap and ring hardware. The grip is a slim half-wells for light rods.
The set comes with a red bag, which has the Justin Charles name embroidered at the flap. It also comes with a black aluminum tube with a watertight brass caps and original label. Rod weight 4.2 oz.
Package dimensions: mailing tube 115 cm x 8 cm. The item "Justin Charles 7 4WT Impregnated Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod with original tube/bag" is in sale since Tuesday, January 23, 2018. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Fishing\Vintage\Rods". The seller is "ab2720" and is located in Toronto.This item can be shipped worldwide.