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Old 12-30-2010, 12:11 PM
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Default Re: Sage TXL 7'10" 4wt or winston BIIx 8' 4wt

Originally Posted by FrankB2 View Post
Well....if you're going to look at the Winston Borons, take a look at the Sage ZXL rods. The ZXL 4wt's are great with both drys, streamers, and nymphs. Using a 4 1/2 wt line makes tossing heavier stuff easy with the ZXL, and a line like SA's Mastery Trout delivers dry flies very delicately, in close or out far, and handles wind nicely.
I would actually like the ZXL more...this rod wont be used much though so I wanted to stay in a certain price point. I noticed the txl had a faster action for a lighter rod and no one local has any more bIIx's in that length in stock. I found some on line though.
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