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Old 01-12-2013, 09:49 AM
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Barbless flies! I would think a slower rod that loads quicker would be easier to learn on for a kid who is still developing hand eye coordination.
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Wouldn't the Featherlite be a bit heavy for the little ones?
thats why its called a featherlite.................
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thats why its called a featherlite.................
Clever but the name does not always fit the description. I have a Featherlight. The 8'6" 5wt he has is graphite and its lighter

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another vote for the featherlite. I just think a serviceable rod for that much $$$ makes too much sense for a child.
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