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Default Re: Echo 3 & 3S Fly Rods

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Originally Posted by notenuftoys View Post
I've read lots of great reviews on the BVK, but I'm not sure it has the ummph for the big flies.
To some degree, I agree with that.

An 8wt Axiom will handle bigger flies than an 8wt BVK, but its a likely as heavy as the 10wt BVK, and most folks need a 9wt line to flex it sufficiently.

Get a 9wt BVK, and you're set. It will probably be less work to cast than a burly 8wt.
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