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"An absolute pocket rocket, the Epic Reference 476 Fastglass fly rod is a dream to fish on small, technical trout streams. The rod lands flies accurately and delicately—and it has an impressive backbone for a stick this light"

Field & Stream Magazine - Voted "Best Small Stream Fly Rod" Epic 476

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What the Pro's have to say

Macauley Lord. IFFF Master Casting Instructor. Author.

Life Changing

"This fly rod is a magnificent achievement, I sing it's praises to every serious fly rodder I know"

Bob Mallard. Author, Writer, Reviewer. USA

Exceeded all Expectations

"Exceeded all expectations in every way"

Ian Cole. Guide. Casting Instructor. New Zealand

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"This is an example of what the quinessential fly rod should be"

Mike Reingruber, Author, Angler USA

This is where quality lives

"The build quality on this Studio Built Fly Rod is phenomenal"


Fish your Epic fly rod for 30 days. If you don't think it's the best fly rod you've ever owned, we'll give you a full refund.

(And we'll blow you away with our 5 star customer service & support)

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What is the best 6 weight fly rod for New Zealand? While the term "Best 6wt Fly Rod" is pretty subjective, we produce a couple of 6 wts that have been specifically designed for New Zealand conditio...

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Fly Fishing Knots - How to tie the Perfection Loop

Quick and easy to tie, this loop will align as a perfectly straight extension of the leader, which is why many prefer it over the (arguably) easier-to-tie double surgeon’s loop, which is bulkier a...