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rod& line

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what lenght rod & line wt. do you like for med. size streams,mine is a 8ft. 4 wt.

Posted on: 2013/7/31 17:20


Re: rod& line

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Sounds about right to me. If it's really brushy go shorter. 8'6" seems to be a standard size for trout rods.

Posted on: 2013/7/31 18:20


Re: rod& line

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I tend to go lighter 2-3wt's for me!

Posted on: 2013/8/1 21:14


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depends on what type of fishing you are doing. If you're fishing dries, then an 8-8'6" rod will do fine, if you're nymphing then you want a longer rod like a 9'. I even like longer rods for streamers as you can mend the line a bit easier with them. Minus the brush factor, I use specific rods for what flies I'm throwing first, then adjusting to what size stream I'm on.

Posted on: 2013/8/2 13:21
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