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Fly Rod Review: On the Water with Sage ESN

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The more I dabble with European nymph fishing techniques, the more of a believer I am in their effectiveness. I recently had an opportunity to fish a 10-foot, 4-weight version of Sage’s just-introduced ESN (for European Style Nymphing) fly rods, … more

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2012 Sage Apparel

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Quest Ultra-light Rain Shell Sage the rod company, turned Sage the rod-and-reel company, is branching out further into the apparel realm. New for 2012 will be Sage’s new Geoshell waterproof/breathable membrane rain jacket, which is made with 100 percent HT … more

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Sage Releases Three New High-End Fly Rods for 2012

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ONE ROD LET’S BE PERFECTLY HONEST, it takes some serious chutzpah to name your new rod series “The ONE,” especially in the Orvis Helios, G.Loomis NRX, and Hardy Sintrix era. But judging by the fact that the ONE made a … more

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Sage Aims to Redefine Casting Accuracy, Unveils “The One” Fly Rod

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In August/September 2011, Sage Manufacturing will be launching The ONE rod series. The ONE rod is the first fly rod to take advantage of Sage’s groundbreaking Konnetic technology. Konnetic technology, the most recent evolution in fly rod innovation, uses new … more

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Sage Improves TXL, Redesigns VXP

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Sage designed their new TXL-F family of rods with ultimate sensitivity in mind. Via Micro Ferrule Technology and an exclusive, ultra-light guide package, Sage reduced the weight of the TXL-F by 33 percent from the TXL series. As Jerry Siem explained to us at the IFTD show, some of the magic also derives from the fact that they’re building each rod section on a different mandrel. more

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Sage 4200 Series Reels

Made from fully machined anodized 6061 T6 aluminum, Sage Manufacturing’s new 4200 series reels are tumble-polished and then inspected by hand to ensure there will be no issues with durability, strength, or corrosion resistance. The reels were engineered with a new, lightweight design to help reduce casting fatigue more

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Jerry Siem Shows Off the New Sage TXL-F Series Rods

We had a chance to test the TXL-F series extensively over the past few days and were happy to just spend a few minutes with Sage’s Jerry Siem, who describes some of the details in video below.

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