Winston Alpha+ Fly Rods have a designated grain window for each model to help anglers sort through the wide offering of overweighted lines available on the market today. Simply match the fly line grain weight range to the appropriate Alpha+ rod model to suit your needs and fishing style. Winston Alpha+ Fly Rods have extra reinforcement throughout the blank for the ultimate lifting power, the ability to turn fish from cover, and support effortless all-day casting with big flies and heavy fly lines.
- Weight: 8wt 9'0"
- Fly Line Grain Weight: 280-330gr
- Action: Ultra-fast
- Sections: 4
- Guides: Hard chrome over-sized snake ‘shooting guides’ with chrome nano lite stripping guided and over sized tiptop.
- Reel Seat: Up locking, anodized aluminum with double locking rings. Engraved with company signature logo.
- Storage: Premium graphite rod tube with embroidered logo rod sock
- Highest performance boron/graphite composite materials
- Exceptionally powerful, capable of generating high line speeds
- Designed to cast big flies, over-sized lines, shooting heads and sinking tips
- Extra reinforced ferrules for ultimate lifting power
- Designated grain windows for each rod model
- Designed and Handcrafted in Twin Bridges, MT
Flawlessly engineered and precision CNC machined from aerospace grade T-6061 bar stock aluminum
- CCF-X2 Disc Braking System is an upgraded, stronger, lighter version with twice the drag surface in a dual action brake configuration
- Hybrid ceramic bearings delivering less than 1% startup inertia at all drag settings
- Easily switched from RH to LH retrieve
- Perpetually repels contaminants from braking system
- Revolutionary Giga Large Arbor design retrieves more than a foot per turn of the handle
- Unique spool grooves that allow backing to breath for faster drying. The giga arbors have redefined large arbor reel design
- Laser-ID patch inside the spool to write line weight for easy identification
The Scientific Angler Mastery Titan Fly Line is New for 2016. The Mastery Titan is a quick-loading floating taper for delivering big flies to the furthest targets. The Titan also features excellent turnover due to it's short, powerful head and short front taper, and is good for both boat and / or wade fisherman. If you fish articulated streamers, or chase after larger fish like tarpon, musky, pike, peacock bass, the Mastery Titan will give you the best performance by allowing you to gain distance and power with your larger flies.
- Loads quickly and delivers the biggest flies to the furthest targets.
- Excellent turnover due to short, powerful head and short front taper.
- Ideal line for boat and wade fishing
- For temperate climates
- Braided multi-filament core
- Color: Blue / Green
- Weights: WF-6-F through WF-10-F