St. Croix High Stick Drifter Fly Rod

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  • Regular price $480.00


St. Croix High Stick Drifter Fly Rod-Kelly Galloup has done it again! With the success of the Bank Robber fly rod, St. Croix drafted Kelly Galloup to design a rod specifically for the advanced nymph fishing that anglers are accustomed to today. With a weight reduction in the tip of the fly rod, this reduces fatigue by the angler who is high sticking all day long. With a reduction in the weight around the tip of the fly rod, this makes it easier to detect strikes as well.  The specialized, lightweight tip works masterfully with the carbon-matte scrim and the high-modulus, high-strain SCV graphite blank enhanced by NSi- and nano matrix resin. This combination results in reduced angler fatigue, enhanced balance, added power and increased sensitivity.  Made in Park Falls, USA.

 Features

  • Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technology.
  • Advanced Reinforcing Technology™ (ART™).
  • Super high-modulus SCVI graphite with FRS in lower section for maximum power and strength with reduced weight.
  • High-modulus/high-strain SCV graphite with FRS and carbon-matte scrim for unparalleled strength, durability and sensitivity.
  • Designed with Kelly Galloup especially for streamer and nymph fishing.
  • Slim-profile ferrules with alignment dots.
  • One-piece performance in four-piece designs.
  • Fuji® K Series Tangle-Free stripper guides with Alconite® rings.
  • REC® Recoil® snake guides.
  • Anodized, machined-aluminum reel seat with built-in hook-keeper.
  • Flora-grade cork handle.
  • Two coats of Flex Coat slow-cure finish.
  • Rugged rod case with handle and divided polypropylene liner.
  • 15 year transferable warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service.
  • Grey Haze color
  • Designed and handcrafted in Park Falls, U.S.A.