Backcountry Magnetic Nippers

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Backcountry Magnetic Line Nipper

Featuring a large ergonomic thumb stop and oversized cutting face, our Backcountry Magnetic Nippers allow for extremely precise cuts regardless of the size monofilament being cut.

Specifically designed to perform precision cuts cleanly and efficiently.

Guaranteed to last, these precision-machined aircraft aluminum leader nippers feature a durable anodised aluminum body with replaceable hardened stainless steel jaws and 4 rare earth magnets (no internal spring to rust or wear out)

Featuring a needle post sized for cleaning eyelets from even the smallest flies. 

Every Backcountry Magnetic Nipper comes with custom lanyard with easy breakaway connector.

  • Ergonomic design and large cutting face for precise cuts
  • Hardened, replaceable stainless steel jaws
  • Body crafted from 6061-T6 aluminum
  • Needle post for cleaning fly eyelets
  • Steel attachment point
  • Includes lanyard


"Exceeded all expectations"

"Exceeded all expectations in every way" Bob Mallard. Author, Writer, Reviewer. USA

"Life Changing"

"This fly rod is a magnificent achievement, I sing it's praises to every serious fly rodder I know"
Macauley Lord. IFFF Master Casting Instructor. Author.

"The quintessential fly rod"

"The quintessential example of what a fly rod should be"
Ian Cole. Guide. Casting Instructor. New Zealand.


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Robert - USA

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I just recently received my 8wt fast glass rod and reel combo. The ordering process, shipment communication, build quality, and packaging care have been first class. I can’t wait to get out and try this new rig on the water. Thanks for your commitment to excellence.

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Richard - USA

A Real Performer

Nice feeling rod took it to NZ in January and it performed really well. When I needed soft presentations it was perfect but still handled everything else. It was great to be able to pack it down and put it in my back pack for those long walk ins.

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Chris - Montana

Mind Blown

I am mind blown. Not only is the rod amazing, but after I had an issue with a damaged section of my brand new rod, I contacted Epic and was treated like a real person who was jist trying to get back on the water. Within jist a few days they responded, resolved and mailed my my replacement parts. That kind of respect and customer service is second to none and I will gladly purchase from them again.

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