Tuesday, 31 January 2017 16:24

Greys GR70 Streamflex Plus 9ft 6in 4-wt

When the original Streamflex Plus came out I only bought one. Why? Because I had two rods in one, which eliminated the need to take another out on my river sessions.

The updated GR70 Streamflex Plus has had a revamp in its cosmetics but still offers the river angler that two-in-one rod due to the extension section that turns the fast-action 9ft 6in rod into a softer-action 10ft nymphing rod. For the ‘big’ rivers that I fish, the 4-wt is bang on for what I need, from ‘lobbing’ a team of heavy tungsten bugs to casting delicate dries at rising fish.

I’ve used this rod for the current season and, like the Streamflex Plus, it has been a pleasure to use. It casts well, with plenty of flex to feel the fish once hooked. The change in cosmetics – skeletal reel seat, change in graphics on the blank and black Cordura tube – are the obvious differences, but on the whole it performs just as well as the original. It is also available in a 3-wt and 5-wt.
Distributor: 01665 602771

RRP: £279.99


TFF 770 x 210 subs ban

TFF 770 x 210 subs ban

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