Originally Posted by troutnut4
Nick, I think we all wish for the same. Manufacturers will push pricing as high as the market will bear. As long as we are willing to shell out small fortunes for that new miracle rod, they will gladly take your money. Wait till the dust settles and get it on closeout at a more reasonable price.
I have to agree! You also might want to check out the Orvis outlet in Kittery, ME. They always have some rods in stock for pretty good prices. The downside is that they have no warranty. So, the question one has to ask oneself is "Do I break rods (feel lucky)?" Well, do ya?