Payne Bamboo Rods All Payne rods are made of split Tonkin
(properly, Tsinglee) cane, a material
so variable that the highest degree of skill and experience is required to
We believe that the Payne selection of bamboo is unsurpassed. We make but
one quality of rod - the best. Scratch, dented, wormy, moldy, thin-walled, or
soft bamboo is destroyed, not made into inferior-grade rods.