Originally Posted by mikel
The bigger issue is the rod is definitely tip heavy, so if you put a light reel on it you'll feel it...
There are a gazillion threads about these rods, but it always comes down to what feels right to you.
That must be related to length. I have a very light reel (Drift 2/3) on my 3WT 7-6 CT and the rig feels like a feather. Definitely no noticeable imbalance issue.