For sale here is a Sage XP Graphite IIIe Model 696-4. A 9'6" 6wt 4 pc. The rod is in excellent+ condition. Sanded green graphite blank with matching wraps. Gold and green wraps at the winding check, ferrules and signature wrap. Bright guides. All sections of the rod fit together perfectly. There are no cracks or other defects at the ferrules. U-shaped hook-keeper. Western-style grip with only the lightest of soiling. Nickel silver uplocking reel seat with a fine wood spacer. The action is fast for accurate long distance casting, though it fishes great up close as well. Includes original bag and tube. Don't miss a chance at one of the best graphite rods in recent years.