Looking for affordable bamboo fly rods for sale? There are plenty of lower priced bamboo fly rods to choose from but as with all products, you usually get what you pay for.
In other words, if you buy a cheap new bamboo rod and you haven't owned one before, how will you know if it is true to all the positive feedback given about bamboo rods?
About how strong and flexible they are?
Cheap products are not usually of that good quality. Although you may be able to pick up a good quality one at a low cost from somewhere, the chances are that it could turn out to be a waste of money.
However, if you can't afford an expensive rod and find a supply of lower cost rods for sale to choose from, buy one from somewhere that also provides comprehensive feedback from previous customers. That way you can have a look at the feedback, see if there were any complaints or if the buyers are praising the rod, and then make your purchase based on the specific model. It is very rare that people get ripped off because the sellers certainly do not want to get bad feedback; it wouldn't be very good for future business and in the long term would lose them more customers.
Affordable bamboo fishing rods can make good birthday or Christmas bamboo gifts for young people who are just starting out with the hobby. After all, you don't really know if they are going to really get into fishing in a big way or if it is a short lived hobby they just wanted to try out. Be wary of buying a cheap bamboo rod for someone if they are an experienced fly fishing enthusiast, it could all go horribly wrong if it turns out to be poor quality.
If you know exactly what you are looking for and it's a special present have a look at antique fishing rods