Mike Montagne 8' 2/2 #5 R-Quad Fly Rod


For sale here is a stunning hollow-built Mike Montagne rectangular-quadrate 8' 2/2 5wt bamboo rod. The rod is in mint condition. All sections are arrow-straight. The rod is brilliantly executed by this bamboo rod maker who enjoys quite the cult following owing to his unique and highly engineered rod designs.

The rod features straw colored cane of exceptional quality with transparent honey wraps; black wraps with honey tipping at the winding check, ferrules, and tip-tops. Unique snake tip-tops. Triangular hookkeeper. The 5" Garrison-style grip has a slight taper being slightly larger in diameter at the nose. Aluminum dual-sliding ring reel seat over a mortised walnut spacer that has been partially hollowed out for a unique aesthetic. The Swiss-style ferrules have a perfect fit, nice and snug and include the original ferrule plug. The rod weighs a svelte 3.70 oz. thanks to Montagne's "Ribbed Superhollow" construction. Some may prefer a WF6 line. The action is fast with tremendous power and strength from the butt section while the tips retain feel and finesse. Includes the original literature, bag, and tube. Also, includes ferrule wax. 

Montagne is a true revolutionary bamboo rod maker. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own one of these rods that will surely go down as one of the brilliant designs ever made. 


Shipping Information
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