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Old 07-15-2007, 07:55 AM
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Default Re: What is this rod?

Thanks Aaron, the end of the rod is plastic. It doesn't look any newer than the rest of the rod. The two fixtures and thumb srew that secure the reel are metal. Is a cane rod bamboo? Thanks again, Don.
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Old 08-05-2007, 08:26 AM
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Does anybody know of a web site or any other way I can research this rod, thanks.
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Old 08-05-2007, 04:02 PM
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... Is a cane rod bamboo? ...
In a word, yes. Good ones are six strips of hand split, butt cuts of Tonkin bamboo, matched and balanced.

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