Save 31% Buy a Sage Response 8 Weight Fly Rod and Get a FREE Orvis Large Arbor Clearwater Cassette Reel with 2 Spare Spools and Fly Line with Backing!
At Sage, our never-ending mantra to improve performance is on full display in our Response series rods. The combination of proven tapers and premium materials has resulted in this family of notably smooth casting, fast-action rods. Dressed with stylish wraps and other upgrades, the Response is an aptly named fishing machine that follows your lead.
Like all Sage rods, the Response series is made right here on Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA. Backed by Sage's "Unconditional Lifetime Warranty."
Available in a 9 Foot, 8 Weight , 4 Piece Fly Rod
* Fast action
* Chestnut shaft color
* Ceramic stripper guide
* Hard chrome snake guides and tip-top
* Rosewood insert and aluminum reel seat for freshwater weights
* Reverse half-wells grip on freshwater weights
* Brown Cordura® rod tube
* All-aluminum reel seat with full wells grip and fighting butt on saltwater weights
Orvis Clearwater Cassette Reel:
Finally a cast aluminium large arbor that's lightweight enough to balance properly with your favorite rod. Two years in design and development and with a powerful inline, Rulon to stainless, stacked disc drag that can hold its own with high-performance machined reels, the all new Clearwater Large Arbor cassette fly reel costs significantly less than its machined cousins, but has not only the looks, but the guts of a higher-priced version. Easily converted to either left or right hand retrieve, the Clearwater has a positive click drag knob for consistent settings every time. The innovative cassette offers extreme versatility and allows the angler to switch to the correct rig quickly and easily. Great performance, excellent versatility, and an incredibly low price. Cassette fly reel comes with two spare spools and a Cordura® reel case.
* Diameter: 3⅞"
* Weight: 6.9 oz.
* Line Weight: 6-8
* Capacity: WF7 & 100 yds. 20#
And, we will add a weight forward, floating fly line with backing to the reel for you!