Discussion in 'Spey Clave' started by PT, Nov 5, 2013.
I think you will be very happy with that rod
Hope you enjoy the rod....
Thanks!!! It turned out really nice.
Isn't the Vintage supposed to be the green blank....?
My 8142 Vintage is a black blank.
vintages are black, presentations are blue and classics are green
but then we are pretty much custom and we will build it however you want it
Sage 8136-4 ONE is my favorite winter big fly TH rod.
Winter work with heavy tips N big flies has me reaching for one of my MKS's , usually..
However you mentioned a stic under 13ft for the job--my recommendation after casting several shorter stics would lean towards a SAGE ONE 8126-4..
Very smooth, hidden power, very light in overall weight and just a plain joy to cast N fish with..
Have owned(still do some) many 12-13ft shooter rods, but this puppy has a permanent home ..
Can't go wrong with the Burkies! I have the 7117, and 8128. I use 12' of SA10 and 3" rabbit flies with cones on them for winter swinging!