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Richard Jackson
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Re: Cane rods

Post by Richard Jackson » Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:14 am

I use a rod called “The Bittern “ I am not sure of the maker although I know another member on here has the same rod , whole cane butt and middle section , split cane tip ,excellant action and not to powerful
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Re: Cane rods

Post by Vole » Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:19 am

Keep an eye out for a nameless, ferruleless, Spanish reed + split cane tip, match rod.
They used to go for a song on ebay, but now they take a bit of searching out; the cane-to-cane joints are a giveaway when looking at photos.

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Re: Cane rods

Post by Wallyboy Rob » Fri Jul 27, 2018 8:30 pm

Dawsons of Bromley Rival or Allcocks Tees both 10 '6 and ideal for a small river :Thumb:
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Re: Cane rods

Post by Ljm183 » Fri Jul 27, 2018 8:37 pm

Milward Matchmaster.... Built the same as the Allcocks Tees.... @ 10ft 6in. Round butt and middle with a split cane tip.

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