black ghost said:
My dream 5 wgt light spey is the Sage 5120 12 footer coupled with a fine traditional reel, like my old Marryat MR-9 (too large for the 5120, but light enough for it). Perhaps a Hardy.
But , I suppose I could wrap 30 feet or so of leadcore around the arbor of the MR9 to make it serviceable . YMMV