Helios 2 6-weight 9' Fly Rod—Mid Flex

A lightweight fly rod ideal for larger dry flies or streamers.

Details

2⅜ oz. 9', 4-piece, Mid-Flex fly rod for 6-wt. line.

Not everything needs to be fast in order to be effective. From the casting platform on a drift boat, what matters most is accuracy. The small number of anglers that can put flies within an inch of the bank are the ones who are catching the majority of the fish. So when you find yourself dropping a Copper John from a Chernobyl Ant during hopper season on some Western river, use a rod that will give you an added advantage and a feeling unlike any other. Use the 6-weight, 9' Helios 2. Your cast will thank you. Proudly made in Manchester, Vermont.

Why would we take the world's best fly rod and change it? The answer is simple. We're driven by constant improvement. Put this rod in your hands and feel the rush. You'll completely understand.

  • 20% stronger than the original Helios
  • 20% lighter in hand
  • 100% increase in tip-impact strength
  • Fine-tuned tapers for unrivaled tracking, accuracy, and lifting power

    Rod outfit includes:

  • Helios 2 906-4 Mid-Flex Fly Rod
  • Mirage III Reel - Black nickel
  • Hydros WF6 line
  • 125 yards of 20lb Dacron backing
  • Carbon fiber rod tube and cloth rod sack

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    Allow 3 extra days for delivery.

  • Reviews

      Awards

      Best in Class, as judged by the Gear Institute, 2012
      Recipient of an Editor's Choice Award from Fly Fusion magazine, 2012
      Winner of Fly Fisherman magazine's Best New Rod Series award, 2013
      Winner of Men's Journal Gear of the Year Award, 2012.
      Winner of American Angler's Gear of the Year Award as one of the best new fly-fishing products chosen by the magazine's editorial staff.
      Trout and Salmon Recommends for 2013. Recipient of "Recommended for 2013" award from Trout & Salmon magazine.
      Gray’s Best is considered one of the most prestigious sporting product awards and is chosen by the editors and staff at Gray’s Sporting Journal

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      • Helios 2 6-weight 9' Fly Rod—Mid Flex $795.00
      • Outfit - includes Mirage III reel, Hydros WF6 line $1,355.00 Sale: $1,079.00
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