DESIGNED FOR THE NYMPH ANGLER.
Built with the same advanced G5 Technology as our Z-Axis rods, the most obvious nymph-specific feature of the 99 is its namesake 9-foot, 9-inch length. The 99's unique taper loads lower on the blank to generate open loops, helping avoid tangles with multiple fly and indicator rigs. At the same time, a stiffer tip section handles heavy payload delivery but retains the sensitivity needed to detect subtle takes.
Proprietary taper design utilizing G5 Technology
Hard chromed snake guides, and Hard alloy stripping guides
4 and 5 weights have Cocobolo wood reel seat inserts and dark nickel-colored aluminum reel seat components
6, 7 and 8 weights have dark nickel colored aluminum reel seat
Aluminum tube with Gold components and Khaki cloth rod bag
The first comprehensive and scientific fly reel test ever performed. Throughout the years a lot has been written about fly fishing equipment. Blogs, forums, magazines,manufacturers are full of information ...
One of the most interesting parts of our 8-Weight Challenge was the great data we got from Admet - which we translated into easily readable graphs. Here's a quick guide to help interpret the graphs....