Re: Favorite less expensive rods / reels?
Allen myth, now ATS I think.
Reddington CT 4wt. 8foot.
St.Croix 7-6 4wt. Really nice powerful and accurate rod.
Vintage Sage RPL 7-6 5wt. You can find these reasonably priced on that auction site. I love it to death.
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