Re: My first two-hander
Originally Posted by randyflycaster
That line won't work very well. You'll have to choose a Spey line. I would read up on different lines and decide the one that best suit your needs. Some anglers, however, feel long-belly lines are the hardest to learn to cast, but with those lines you won't have to retrieve line after each cast.
If, by chance, you want to use a traditional fly line you'll have to go up three or four weights.
Getting Started With Spey Casting
Much truth to what Randy's said above. Single hander lines are much lighter than their two hander counterparts. That aside, the rod you got should be a killer casting tool with a Skagit set up.
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