This setup was recommended to me by a fly fisherman. It is a very reasonably priced setup that comes with all of the basic equipment needed to get started.
- Joe B.
Fly Rod: 5/6 weight, 9', 4 Piece, medium-fast action IM8 matte black graphite fly rod. Has machined black aluminum reel seat with double lock rings and laser etched butt cap, 7” long, Western style cork handle with compressed cork accent rings, stainless steel stripper guide with silicon carbide rings, stainless single foot guides and tip top. Each section is 28” long.
Rod Case: 32” hard tube rod case with, reel pouch and side storage pouch with zipper. The case will hold rod, reel, fly box and all the accessories. Case has a carry strap and hang ring.
Rod Bag: 4-section cloth rod bag with ties. Fly rod is placed in the bag before storing in the tube for the best protection.
Fly Reel: 85mm diameter spool, CNC machined aluminum fly reel, adjustable disc drag. Comes preinstalled with dual-color (peach/olive), WF-5F, weight forward 5, floating fly line with welded loops, 20# white backing and 9’ 5X tapered monofilament leader. All Wild Water fly reels are easily changed from left to right hand retrieve. The CNC fly reel will come in left hand retrieve unless right hand is requested.
Fly Box: Waterproof, Floating, 5.25" x 3.5" x 1.25", custom box design, custom foam design, holds up to 372 flies.
Flies: 18 flies total; size 6, chernobyl ant (qty.6); size 12, tungsten bead head green tinsel gold ribbed hare’s ear nymph (qty. 6); size 12, no hackle tan caddis (qty. 6)