Graywolf Rods - Swift Epic Model 686 Fiberglass Rod


For sale here is a Swift EPIC custom-built fiberglass rod by Shane Gray of Graywolf Rods - Model 686 Flame Fastglass - 8'6" 6wt 4 pc. Serial no. 523. Made in 2016. The rod is in excellent condition with light wear. 

Bright "salsa" blank with gold wraps and bright guides. Amber colored agate stripping guide. U-shaped hook-keeper. The decal and script remain clean and bold free of any defects. Nickel silver winding check with a rope pattern. Cigar grip 6 1/2" in length with moderate soiling. Nickel sliver down-locking reel seat over a beautiful wood spacer. There is light wear to the butt cap. The sleeve over ferrules fit together nice and tight as they should and feature white witness dots. The rod weighs 3.80 oz. The action is a swift and stout medium-fast dry fly perfect for throwing large bushy flies and tossing streamers. 

The blanks are made in New Zealand by CTS of Uni-directional S-glass and in several colors. Fast tapers, with smooth progressive actions, and in a multitude of colors such as Amber, Flame, Salsa, Blue, Olive, Mocha and nude.

Includes original bag and tube with Graywolf label.