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Old 09-05-2013, 03:34 PM
Trico Trico is offline
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If you question if higher priced rods are worth the money and you like fishing smaller dry flies try a Winston Tom Morgan Favorite 8 ft 4 weight rod. This is what most would call higher end rod. If your not impressed with this rod perhaps a broomstick with guides and a reel seat will work.
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Old 09-05-2013, 05:25 PM
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Grannyknot Grannyknot is offline
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I suck at casting, so I couldn't tell you, but after 4 hours of 12 foot leaders or streamers on the clinch, my arm thanks me for using an expensive rod.

On the small mtn streams, I don't think it matters too much, although I do like the longest rod that I can manage to wrestle through the rhodo.
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