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Jjlyon01October 20th, 2008, 7:00 am
SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse

Posts: 71
I got my hands on a Spey rod for the first time this weekend and now I NEED one. Does anyone here know much about spey rodding? What company should I look into to get myself one? Has anyone seen the new ZPEY spey rods?
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LittleJOctober 20th, 2008, 2:36 pm
Hollidaysburg Pa

Posts: 251
I've never fished a spey rod, but I do like the 11' z- axis.... I also have a friend who fishes steelhead with a tfo spey and really seems to like it.fwiw
Jjlyon01October 20th, 2008, 3:54 pm
SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse

Posts: 71
Thanks Jeff. I was using my friends Echo rod. I really love what Tim Rajeff did only problem I had with it was the ferrules seemed very lose on it even though my friend had them taped. Does anyone know if this is common or what?
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TrtklrOctober 26th, 2008, 1:35 pm

Posts: 115
spey rods are coming back. work great for areas where its tough to get a lot of room on a backcast. I would look for one with a detachable bottom. so you can have what looks like a regular fly pole, attach the bottom 6 or 7 inches and shazam! spey rod!
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