A light and versatile trout rod, the 490-4 offers great line control without compromising accuracy. Best for dry flies and smaller nymphs.
Features and Benefits:
Revolution 8 Technology
Silver Pine Blank Color
Slate Primary Thread Wraps With Graduated White and Grey Trim
Fuji Ceramic Stripper Guides With Hard Chromed Snake Guides
Black Rod Bag With New Cord Lock For Quicker, Easier, and Cleaner Storage
Aluminum Rod Tube With Sage Medallion
Ziricote Wood Insert With Anodized Aluminum Up-Locking Reel Seat
Corrosion-Resistant Anodized Aluminum Reel Seat
Integrated "Hidden" Reel Seat Hood Keeper
R8 Core is focused on maximum versatility and applies new revolutionary R8 material technology through our forward-thinking lens of what we're seeing out on the water - where one rod needs to show even greater range. At its core, R8 Core traces a direct lineage to Sage's multi-application / fast action vision, one shaped by the fishing evolutions happening all around us—from habitats we stalk and waters we frequent, to the flies we fish and the diversity of species we now target. Coming in a range from 3wt to 9wt, with a variety of lengths from 8'6" to 10'0", there's sure to be a model to fit the core needs of every freshwater angler.