Far out! - Slide on your Aviators and crank up the Doobie Brothers - We're rocking a Classic.
Trev' and the team in the workshop have gone all retro on this baby. Stunning workmanship, classic style and attention to detail are the hallmarks of this Funky Collectors 686.
*This is a limited Edition - only 5 rods available.
Constructed using fully unidirectional S2 glass fibre, the Epic 686 sets the standard for modern performance glass.
Longer, lighter, meaner and stronger than any of it's contemporaries, the 686 totally changes what is possible with modern glass fibre composite material. Perfect for tossing big flies, big fish and light saltwater work.
The Classic 70's 686
Classic old School reel seat with Copper accents
Classic Flor grade Cigar grip
Chrome "Snake Brand" snake guides,
Classic super hard chrome high arch stripper.
Cross hatched feature trims with copper highlights
Whether connection backing to fly line, fly line to leader, or sometimes even tippet to leader, you will use the versatile loop-to-loop connection frequently. Pay special attention when closing the connection so that t forms a square knot and not a firth hitch, which can weaken the connection
Three Useful Fly Casts You’ve Probably Never Seen Fly rodders are among the most resourceful and innovative creatures on earth. If there is a shady nook in the mangroves, a fishy-looking eddy, or a bait bust in a tidal rip, an accomplished angler will find a way to deliver his fly.