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R.L. Winston Alpha+ 9' 12wt Fly Rod

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Original price $995.00
Original price $995.00 - Original price $995.00
Original price $995.00
Current price $696.99
$696.99 - $696.99
Current price $696.99


These fast-action rods were specifically designed to cast heavy and oversized lines, as well as large, bulky and weighted flies. Unlike other fast action rods in the category, the Alpha+ series (5-10wt) load deeper and recover faster to access extra reserve power in the lower sections, minimizing false casts and maximizing lifting strength. Use the 5, 6 and 7wts for large trout and warmwater species, the 8 and 9wts for stripers, pike, and jungle species like golden dorado and peacock bass, and the over-built 10wt for musky, tarpon, and other big-time fish. All rods come with our graphite tube and logo rod sock.

ACTION: Very Fast.

GRIP: 7″ full wells. 1 ½” Fighting Butt.

REEL SEAT: Light Olive anodized aluminum with double uplocking aluminum rings.

GUIDES: Hard chrome oversized shooting guides with chrome nanolite stripping guides. Oversized tiptop.


STORAGE: Premium Graphite Tube and Logo Rod Sock.

MANUFACTURED: Designed and Handcrafted in Twin Bridges, Montana, USA

5WT: Our fastest 9’ 5 weight, this rod will easily turn over large dry-dropper rigs, trout sized streamers, and larger indicator rigs.

6WT: This rod was designed for meat eating trout and bass: think mice patterns in Kamchatka, full sink tips and double articulated bugs on the Yellowstone, fast pocket water in Patagonia, and poppers and divers in the mid-west.

7WT: Designed to shoot big streamers with over-sized lines and yields the power to turn giant large trout, bass, and salmon to the net.

8WT: From silver salmon in Alaska, Red fish in the South, Stripers in the Northeast, and many other species, this fast 8 weight will cast and lift any aggressive sinking line to get your flies in front the world’s most powerful fish.

9WT: Our reinforced Alpha+ 9wt rods are built to cast oversized lines, humongous flies, and showcase extra power to pull aggressive fish like peacock bass and golden dorado away from leader snapping structure.

10WT: Our Alpha+ 10 weight focuses specifically on casting big lines with foot-long flies. From Tarpon, GTs, and King Salmon, this rod has the power to turn the world’s most powerful fish.

HIGHEST PERFORMANCE boron/graphite composite materials

EXCEPTIONALLY POWERFUL, capable of generating high line speeds

DESIGNED TO CAST BIG FLIES, heavy lines, shooting heads and sinking tips

EXTRA REINFORCED FERRULES for ultimate lifting power


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