View Single Post
Old 07-06-2013, 12:13 AM
trout champ's Avatar
trout champ trout champ is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Fountain, CO
Posts: 354
trout champ will become famous soon enough
Default Re: question for the rod tech geeks

My streamer rod for a little while was Sage's Xi2 in 690-4. I was able to roll cast it fairly well. I'm sure if it was a higher weight, with a thicker/stronger butt, it would perform horribly. I know of one guy on the Taylor River in CO. that uses a 7wt and has a damn near perfect roll cast. It can be done with lower weights, but very doubtful with higher weights.

“Fishing for me, as funny as it sounds, is sorta my brand of praying almost. I’m never closer to my spirituality than when I’m in the act of fishing.” - JT Van Zandt
Reply With Quote