Your AirborneAngling Daddy has some new toys!

New in the kit bag is a Cabela’s CGt fiberglass 5wt rod, and the Loop Evotec CLWC-five-eight reel. A sweet little combo I like to call glass on glass.

I already have the CGt in a 3wt. I like how it’s made me learn to slow down and feel my line load more. I’ve really had to earn my cast. Stepping up now to a bigger gun- I look forward to reaching out and touching some fish.

The Evotec CLWC isn’t glass but a clear composite. Being the 5-8 model it’s a lot large a reel than I’m used to. Initially I searched the web for the smaller 2-6 model, but both have been incredibly hard to find. I had but all given up until I spotted this hot number on eBay. On the morrow I’ll be looking for some fly line and likely to default to some Rio Gold at my local fly shop.

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I’d like to see some pics of the rigs you guys are slapping the water with. Share them over on the TheAirborneAngler Facebook page!

See you on the high ground,
AirborneAngler