Rod weight, fly size, AFTM: finally, it all adds up

If, like me, you still tend to rate your rods as ‘broom handle’, ‘wispy’ or something in between, Orvis has come to our rescue with this handy chart that allows you to marry up the numbers regarding line, species and fly size…

“draw a line straight down from the middle of the size range for your species (green bar) to where it intersects the middle of the fly line size ranges (yellow bar). This will not only give you the best all-around fly rod for that species, it will also give you an idea of what other kinds of fish you can chase with the same fly rod”

Advertisements

2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by David on September 8, 2009 at 5:00 pm

    Rofl, this sounds so perverted

    Reply

    • Posted by False Caster on September 9, 2009 at 8:58 am

      Check back with me later this week: I’ve got a post on Joan Wulff coming up that even I find disturbing.

      Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: