"Glass with Ass"

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by miyawaki, Feb 25, 2014.

  1. Stew McLeod

    Stew McLeod aka BigMac

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    Anybody had a chance to cast one of these along with a Butterstick?
     
  2. John Wallace

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    Will say I have casted the 7'6" 4wt Orvis and loved it. I will be looking at the 5wt for me.
     
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  3. David Loy

    David Loy Senior Moment

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    EVERYONE should own a good 7'6" glass 4 wt IMO.
    Find a way to treat yourself.
     
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  4. Dan Nelson

    Dan Nelson Hiker, Fisher, Writer, Bum

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    Yes. Butterstick is a MUCH slower action rod than the Superfine Glass. I do like the Butterstick, too, but it is REALLY slow in comparison. still, when properly managed, the Butterstick does lay down a small dry more delicately than most rods I've cast -- the only thing close is the Orvis Superfine Touch.
     
  5. Stew McLeod

    Stew McLeod aka BigMac

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    Thanks Dan, sounds like I need to cast both. My two existing 3wt rods need a glass friend. I just can't imagine something smoother than my Sage LL 379

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    That's quite a quiver full of glass!

    Jay
     
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    Lugan Joe Streamer

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