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Old 07-13-2013, 09:41 PM
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Default My New Stick!

I've been looking at upgrading my rod for some time now and yesterday I finally decided with the Sage VXP in 9' 5wt. I matched it with the Sage 1800 series and I may love the reel even more than the rod! (it is my first large arbor though) It balances so well, casts beautifully, and doesnt look too bad either!

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I got to take it out for a few hours this morning and managed to land two nice rainbows. It's amazing how much easier this rod throws line and hits where I want it to than my old clearwater! I can't wait to really break it in!
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Nice looking outfit, congrats! You should have a blast breaking that rig in.
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It's good to know that you got some action on the rod already. But, please, get that cork dirty!

Enjoy your new toy.

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Nice choice I've been looking at one in a 6wt.

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Congrats on the new bug wand! I've got a "thing" for large arbor reels; I just wish there were more large arbor reels out there for us obsessed with ultra light fly fishing.
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