Re: Early christmas gifts to me.
Hope all mends well with the shoulder and will be interested in hearing how you like the VT2. Reels........ weight may influence your decision, the long rods need some heft in the reels. I use an Orvis Odyssey IV and a Cascapedia 8/9 on my 13' rod and things balance out nice. What will you be fishing for with this rig/