Tag: Sage

Inside the Box: Episode #23 - Sage Dart Fly Rod

SAGE DART FLY ROD A faster-action rod designed for small water and delicate presentations. FEATURES “Fast-action taper meant for windy conditions and casting streamers and long casts.” - KonneticHD Technology - Chipotle blank color - Cayenne thread wraps with Gunmetal trim wraps - Cocobolo wood insert with gunmetal anodized aluminum up-locking reel seat...

Inside the Box: Episode #6 - Sage Trout LL Fly Rod

SAGE TROUT LL FLY ROD Sage's brand new rod, just out and available in most sizes at retailers (3-weight available mid-August). MARSHALL'S COMMENTS: "It's great to see Sage update the LL series with all-new materials. One of my favorite trout rods was (still is) the Sage LL 8'9" 3-weight LL, which I bought around 1990. The new rod is faster, crisper, but...

Gear Review: Sage IGNITER Fly Rod

As soon as I assembled the 4-piece Sage IGNITER, I knew I had a formidable weapon in my hand. One of the first things I noticed was how light it felt compared to other rods in its category. This rod has been touted as a specialist rod that does well to throw heavy sink tip lines, large flies and handle windy conditions. I decided to test the Igniter with...

Sage’s 2019 Saltwater Season

Sage partners with writer Cameron Scott, adventure photographer Oliver Rogers, and photojournalist RC Cone for this multimedia feature, Saltwater Season. “Day after day you fall deeper into this world," writes Scott. "Every night at the outdoor bar the stories grow. You scan farther and farther out beyond the boat for shimmering water or the shadows of...

Video: Sage Fly Rods - X

Sage Fly Rods took home the Best of Show award and both the Salt and Freshwater categories for best Fly Rod at this year's International Fly Tackle Dealer Show. Here, rod designer Peter Knox goes over the rid that scooped up all the awards.

Video: Sage Bolt Series Fly Rods

Jerry Siem, long time buggy whip developer over at Sage Fly Fishing, gives MidCurrent the scoop on the new BOLT series of rods. As the company says, "The ultra-fast action of the BOLT makes high line speeds and tight loops easier, giving you confidence in your cast in the most demanding conditions." Features • Generation 5 Technology • Ultra-fast...

Video: Updated Click Series Fly Reels from Sage

Jesse Robbins, product developer for Sage Fly Fishing, goes through the ins and outs of the updated Click Series of reels from the company.

Sage Domain Reel Series

Kara Armano explains Sage's newest full-frame reel design in their lineup, the Domain, which comes in sizes 5 -10 and retails from $340 - $380. Features of the Domain Reel: SCS drag system Large arbor for fast line pick up Full frame with palming access Fully machined 6061-T6 aerospace grade aluminum Cold forged and tempered for superior strength and...

Video: Sage Wins Two Awards for Accel and SALT Rod Families

Kara Armano gives us the lowdown on Sage's newest rod families, which incidentally swept Best Freshwater (Accel), Best Saltwater (SALT) and Best of Show (SALT) at the recent International Fly Tackle Dealer show last month.

Video: Sage Evoke Series Fly Reels

Kara Armano explains one of the newest offerings from Sage, the Evoke Reel. It comes in two sizes, 8 and 10, has an open frame design for suitable for palming for bigger species, a large drag knob, a sealed carbon drag, and unique look. It retails for $575 for the smaller size and $595 for the larger.