Originally Posted by sweetandsalt
Just don't believe for a minuet that a 3+ oz. CFO III is good for 5 through 7-weight lines. No it is not, 4-weight if it is a short, light rod but I use a CFO IV for #4 and 5 rods for some capacity as well as balance.
I use my Hardy made CFO III for my 3 weight Sage LL 389. It's too light for even my 486-4 ZXL