RS Fly Rods

Wychwood's flagship RS series – These are classy, high-end fly rods which offer exceptional performance combined with a super lightweight design and stunning good looks.



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The RS range of rods is simply the best that Wychwood has ever produced.

Specifically designed for anglers that want that little bit more power and performance the rods feature an action, which is just a shade slower than fast, which gives the angler a whole host of casting options, no matter which fishing method is employed.

Distance casting is very easy too as the ‘fastish’ tip allows you to generate high line speeds and tight loops.

There’s also that extra bit of power down low in the butt section, so unlike a lot of stiff actioned rods, it has life and feel to it.

This ‘feel’ means that these rods really come into their own when you’re playing a fish as the whole blank is employed. With the rods flexing as one you will be able to subdue your catch far quicker and without fear of putting too much strain on light tippets.

The RS series covers all the popular sizes when it comes to stillwater, reservoir and running water fishing applications. There are six versions of the RS are available

  • The 9ft 5-wt model is just the job for delivering dry flies at close range from stillwater banks or indeed targeting trout and grayling on our larger river systems. Weight, 93grams.
  • The 9ft 6-wt model the ultimate casting tool for when precision and delicacy is required on small stillwaters, it can be great addition to your armoury on running water too as it’s ideal for fishing with larger streamer patterns. Weight, 96grams.
  • The 9ft 6in 6-wt model allows for a more delicate approach for stillwater fishing and it’s a great rod for those days when dry fly and nymph fishing is your number one priority. Weight, 98grams.
  • The 9ft 6in 7-wt model is a ‘go-to’ bank fishing rod, for all manner of stillwater methods and styles from stripping lures to the more subtle nymphing and dry fly approach. Weight, 106grams.
  • The 10ft 7-wt model is an exceptional boat or bank rod, no matter what type of fishing application you favour, this particular rod will excels in each of them. A firm favourite with both pleasure and competition anglers. Weight, 117grams.
  • The 10ft 8-wt is an out and out work horse of a fly rod, favoured heavily by the competition angler this exceptionally powerful rod will allow you to fish to everything from floaters to super-fast sinking lines with ease. In the hands of the experienced competition angler, this rod excels. Weight, 113grams.
  • Specifications
  • Matt grey finish with high gloss black whippings with silver highlights
  • High Modulus multi-layer Toray Carbon construction
  • Machined, high gloss, anodised reel seat
  • 3K Carbon insert with Wcywhood logo
  • Four piece construction
  • Section alignment guides
  • AAA cork handle
  • Carbon rod tube finished in ‘high gloss’ and featuring Wychwood logo
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