Hardy Bros. Palakona Bamboo Rod 7'6 5-6wt

For sale here is a Hardy Palakona 7'6" 2/2 for a 5-6 weight line. Serial H/L. Made in August of 1995. The rod is in excellent+ condition with the plastic shrink wrap still in place over the grip. All sections are full length and straight. There are some minor marks in the varnish finish.

The rod features bright red wraps and emerald tipping. Bronzed guides. Clear agate guide. The script remains clean and bold. Cigar grip 5 3/4" in length with light soiling above and below the plastic. Bright aluminum cap and ring reel seat over a cork spacer. The rod weighs 3.50 oz. The ferrules are size 13/64 with the original ferrule plug. The action is terrific, on the faster side of medium-fast. A great dry-fly rod. Though marked as a 6wt, a 5wt line would also be appropriate. Includes original labeled bag.