Re: Question regarding oversize rod for smaller flies?
We fish atlantic salmon with 8-9wt lines using size 16 and sometimes smaller flies. There is no lost feel for the fish and the flies land nice and gently.
"The finest gift you can give to any fisherman is to put a good fish back, and who knows if the fish that you caught isn't someone else's gift to you?" Lee Wulff
Be patient and calm for no one can catch fish in anger. Herbert Hoover