A true rod building tradition that goes back for decades, a pride for quality in both workmanship and materials, minds that create ground breaking solutions for manufacturing challenges and last but not least, a feeling for fly fishing and the great outdoors. Merge all this with the Guideline philosophy of rod design, actions and performance and you have the reason for them developing their next level top quality fly rods in the US with one of the most respected and knowledgeable manufacturers in the world.
the Guideline Reaction is a modern, yet timeless rod that is more “Stealthy" in looks. No flashy, glossy paint jobs, no fancy space-age cut out reel seats, no super customized cork grips.. These rods may be a little more subtle in design, but they are equipped with the best cork Guideline could find, the most High-Tec guides and reel seat components from REC and a blank that has been developed and built with well proven manufacturing methods and the very best graphite materials available.
These rods will be easy to get to know. They are forgiving in terms of the casting stroke and they will appeal to a broad majority of intermediate to advanced casters. If high-performing rods with the potential of throwing a long cast whilst maintaining an excellent “harmonic" feeling are your game, then you should give them a try.
- Fast and ready to react on the fastest takes
- This rod has a flexible enough curve and tip to take on thin leaders and shy fish in a variety of
- Recommended head weight: 9-11grams.