New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Built with a KonneticHD backbone, the ESN allows anglers to experience unmatched blank recovery, increased sensitivity, reduced weight-in-hand, and superior shock absorption to better hold fish. I’m currently looking for a 10-11ft 3 weight rod that someone would recommend for a euro nymphing setup. Also part of Sage's Freshwater series, the TXL-F was specifically designed as an ultralight fly rod for line weights 000 through 4. This is the least wobbly 10′ 3# I have ever handled. It’s too bad it also comes with a Sage-sized price tag, but if you can afford it, it’s well worth it. I mostly fish smaller wild trout streams in Western North Carolina, so it's mostly fish in the 8"-14" range with the occasional big brown. desire a shorter rod. Next level up but incredible rods even at their higher price. to be able to fit it in our “official” FATC gear bag. The efficiency and accuracy of the Contact for tight-line techniques is beyond amazing and I now (literally) have a collection of euro sticks that I don't use cause all I ever grab for EN is the Contact. SPECIALIZED RODS FOR NYMPH SPECIALISTS These have been specifically designed for high sticking and European style nymph fishing. I have been looking at the new Echo Shadow X (I have a couple Echo rods and I'm a huge fan) and the Orvis Recon. The answer is yes. The Sage ESN (European Style Nymphing) is built around the company’s latest Konnetic HD technology. Euro nymphing vs. fishing with a mono rig. Plus, with their ultra short lengths of either 6'10 or 7' 10", they provide a new level of enjoyment to those fly fishermen who live for small, back country, freestone streams, spring creeks, and native trout species. Nova vara SAGE ESN #4 10´´, pegando o "time" da vara no roll cast. Whether it is Czech, Polish, French or Spanish nymph fishing, this style of short-Line, contact nymph fishing is quickly gaining popularity in North America. I have the 11’3’’ 3wt and I think it might be the best rod I’ve ever fished relative to its intended purpose on a river. Important note: so much of this, like with other rods, is feel. It's sensitivity it so great you can feel every tap or bite. Moonshine The Epiphany. This action packed 4wt Euro rod is capable of throwing the small euro patterns as well as the heavy stones and plays well on both large and small rivers. 3106-4 ESN ROD 4PC 3WT 10ft 6in Quantity. But You were able to hold the rod forward or back on the handle to get the My first nymph stick that is all around rock solid. The refined medium action has been designed with a variety of long and short line techniques and situations in mind, allowing Sorry this was so long, but I got excited at the possibility of hearing the opinions of someone who has handled a lot more nymph rods than me or any of my fishing buddies. A slightly oldie but goodie. rod first. inspection of the rod it had a “dull” finish which is ideal so that there will I was looking at the sage esn hd 10’6” 3 wt or the Marryat Tactical Pro Nymph special 10’6” 3wt. Built with a Konnetic HD backbone, the ESN allows anglers to experience unmatched blank recovery, increased sensitivity, reduced weight-in-hand, and superior shock absorption to better hold fish. the extra straps on the outside of the bag to hold this slightly longer rod. for euro nymphing. However, being ten feet in length, the two-weight ESN will hold a lot of line up in the air if needed. like it would be extremely sensitive, but we will truly have to test that FREE SHIPPING ALL U.S. ORDERS* PRICE MATCH GUARANTEE - Over 9,000 products in stock & ready to ship today! Woolybugger Fly Company the price drops to a reasonable deal. This rod fishes similar to a 5wt (typical single handed rod setup). How Sage managed to produce a long rod with such a delicate action that can recover with such positivity and speed as beyond me, the Sage ESN seems to have barely any counterflex at all. 00 Sage ESN Fly Rod - 2100-4 (4pc, 2wt, 10'0") $950.00 $ 950 . Hope this helps some! A shop waggle reveals a rod with an action bordering on the miraculous. Best on the market or best recommendation for someone’s first nymph stick? It is in great shape only cork looks used. What I like (very fast) may not at all be what you like, so keep in mind some subjectivity per fisherman, here..Also, my recommendation will always be for a 10 or 10'6" 3wt, New Orvis Clearwater (designed by George Daniel), w next level being Orvis Recon, New Echo Shadow II, w next level being new Echo Shadow X. Cortland Competition. different opinions on this new rod. exactly where I wanted. The Syndicate has been great for nymphing - sensitivity is incredible - but leaves a bit to be desired when throwing dries and even dry droppers (and, of course, the occasional streamer). Both seem like amazing rods but I wanted to ask if anyone’s had experience with these two rods and is their anything else one would recommend for euro nymphing. high ratings when tested with other rods built specifically as a Euro-nymphing rod. While the 10'6" 3wt might be a market favorite, kinda like the 9' 5wt is in the regular fly fishing world, this 10' 4wt is going to be at home on many trout rivers across the west and beyond.

*MISSING TIP SECTION* This was a custom built Blank ESN, the second generation that I purchased from the person who built it. On further Plus, the Also, let me know if you have any questions about the fishing I do that might help to clarify your recommendations. a 3 wt euro rod. The sensitive rod and the extra foot did not hinder casting. Reviews Sage ESN Fly Rod, EUROPEAN STYLE NYMPHING: Heavy fishing pressure pushes trout out of their soft glides into faster, choppy runs protected by rocks and structure. price tag of $900. It makes sense, then, to compare the Orvis Helios 3F to my Sage ESN. 00 I absolutely love a 7 weight and the trend in the industry of making 7 weights that do the work of 8 weights from 10 years ago. 5. Sage Salt HD 790-4 Post: This rod rocked my world! Of course, Sage has been making this claim for years with its Konnetic HD technology. This time I'll do a little side by side review comparing what is arguably one of the best European style nymphing rods, the Sage ESN 2100 (2 wt 10'), with the entry level Greys Streamflex FX2 2 wt 10'. In some cases, that you know where the trees and bushes are when you cast. In other words, you should add your reel to your rod, But this is a shootout and there has to be a winner, so we took price out of the equation and crowned the Sage ESN HD the champion. My first thought with a four piece, 11’ rod was am I going Euro-Nymph rod. started out with a bang since to test a rod you must catch fish. a 10 foot, 3wt Hydrogen “Euro” rod and it did well for me, but it did not get create a “good” rod balance. It I will be reviewing the 11’, Two VERY different answers.. Best on the market for price to performance ratio. the “longer” length of the rod I was testing – 11 feet – since I already have a - YouTube four pieces. The new Sage ESN with KonneticHD Technology review. the reel towards the end of the rod that helps with the balance. Color. Best bang for you buck when it comes to sensitivity, length, casting, weight. This could mean using a 5 wt reel on First, I was concerned with Yet even with a good bend in the rod you can tell it has the strength to fight the fish yet let you feel every movement. you less fatigue on the water. took place on the Current river (Baptist Camp, Tan Vat and below the cable). were not well balanced. you do not want to do this. I was looking at the sage esn hd 10’6” 3 wt or the Marryat Tactical Pro Nymph special 10’6” 3wt. be little flash to spook trout when waving it around on a sunny day. It's great for a variety of situations and applications. As many of you know Redington did turn their Hydrogen rod The extra reach was helpful, When adding my 4wt Ross Evolution LT reel to the Whether you go for the 10′ 2wt or the larger 10′ 4wt, you’ll love the Sage ESN for your euro nymphing needs. Here's a list of some euro nymphing rod manufacturers with some links to some reviews: http://brflyfishing.org/fly-fishing/euro-nymphing/euro-nymphing-rod-manufacturers. Review: I just used this rod for the first time. This is a subreddit for anglers who pursue, or wish to pursue, their favorite fish on fly rods. Another qualities from the Sage ESN rod and put them into the Strike rod. (2) 2 product ratings - ECHO SHADOW II 3100-4 10' FOOT #3 WEIGHT 4 PC FLY ROD + WARRANTY, FREE USA SHIP point where the handle and rod blank meet. 2100-4 ESN- 10' 2wt 4pc and weighs 2 1/2 oz 3100-4 ESN- 10' 3wt 4pc and weighs 2 9/16 oz 3106-4 ESN 10'6" 3wt 4pc and weighs 2 11/16 oz 4100-4 ESN- 10… tip made for excellent tippet protection when setting the hook. 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