The A4 is the faster-action sibling of the A3 we reviewed in
April and it is a lovely rod to cast.
We spent a lot of time with a four-piece 9ft 6wt using three
Rio Gold lines (5wt, 6wt and 7wt) and it performed with all three,
favouring the lighter lines, which suggests some good carbon in
Importantly, you could really feel the rod load, at short and long
range. You can wind things up and the cast won't buckle or you can
tap out something shorter: it's versatile.
Review the full review in the current issue of Trout & Salmon Magazine.
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