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Ross Reels Asks Fans to Name New Reel

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Posing the question, “So Ross fans, we were sitting around in a brainstorming session and the topic of new reel names popped up. If you were going to name a new reel or fly rod, what would it be?” over … more

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Ross Announces Limited Edition Evolution Reel

Starting December 1st, Ross will make available a limited selection of their Evolution reel with a photographic Brown Trout finish. All reels will be custom engraved with a special edition number. Once the reels have been anodized, a photographic image … more

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Ross FS Series 9’-6” Fly Rods

For 2012, three new FS 9’-6” rods will be available in 5, 6, and 7 weights. They are medium to heavy action, and designed for big rivers. We could immediately sense the value for applications like European style nymphing, drift … more

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The 2012 Ross F1 #5 Fly Reel

The trend with many reel companies is to make a variation of an existing product line, call it a “Spey” reel. So it makes sense that Ross would do the same with its F1. The #5 is machined from 6061 … more

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Ross "Perfect Cast" Casting Aid

The Perfect Cast fly rod casting aid from Ross is a comfortable strap that easily attaches to your wrist and secures the butt end of your fly rod, eliminating the “loose wrist” problems that plague most fly casters. The casting … more

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Ross Adds Three New Switch Rods to Its Reach Spey Series

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Ross will be adding three switch rod models to its Reach Spey Rod Series for 2011. The Reach spey rods were designed with the simple goal of producing a series of spey rods that will handle a full range of … more

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Ross Introduces F1 Fly Reels

After two years of development and testing, Ross will be introducing the F1 reel series for 2011. The F1 is a large arbor fly reel that is a complete departure from conventional thinking and incorporates several innovative features. more

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New Fly Rods from Ross

The new 4- piece Rx is Ross’s latest mid-priced fly rod series and it clearly won some fans at September’s IFTD show. The rods have a deep amber finish with silver accents, and the reel seat is carbon fiber with anodized-aluminum hardware. The Rx graphite design is a “fast-action progressive taper,” which the company says allows you to feel the rod load no matter what amount more

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