What line for...................

Discussion in 'Spey Clave' started by Evan Virnoche, Nov 12, 2013.

  1. Evan Virnoche Outerspeyz Fly-style

    Posts: 1,374
    Mill Creek
    Ratings: +492 / 0
    What size skagit head grain window for the 5 wt allen spey rod? just need some reference points, no heavy beads will be thrown in the process
  2. William Wallace Active Member

    Posts: 545
    Graham Wa
    Ratings: +156 / 0
    http://2handedtrout.com/?p=2416

    Not sure if this will help? If this is the rod or not. I have the Sage 5120 and I throw as light as a 325 Skagit switch, but the 390 Skagit switch is the ticket. Also a 300 scandi is a dream. Never have cast the Allen to know if the feel is same as older Sage.

    William
    BASS_TURDS likes this.
  3. Evan Virnoche Outerspeyz Fly-style

    Posts: 1,374
    Mill Creek
    Ratings: +492 / 0
    that was the most informative response ever thanks
  4. William Wallace Active Member

    Posts: 545
    Graham Wa
    Ratings: +156 / 0
    I am a man of no knowledge or little at all and will pass it on to everyone!
  5. Salmo_g Active Member

    Posts: 7,286
    Your City ,State
    Ratings: +1,391 / 0
    350 gn Skagit is my best guess.