you and i certainly did not learn how to chuck a single-handed streamer cast into the wind at 80’ the first couple of years. a 6wt spey line can range from 400-600 grains depending on length of rod2 handed spey lines are measured in grains as well. 2 handslets start with the parallels between single and double handed fishing.
”look at the rio products web site for spey line recommendations for nearly every 2 handed rod on the planet. first hurdle you may encounter is to understand the differences between skagit and scandi. have been using these commando heads on their single handed rod.
get your inner opst on and try these on your skagit rod. skagit scout head is the spey line that the entire staff is talking about this year. the polyleader from airlfo is a long standing favorite of not only two handers but the single handed gang has been a fan for many years.
are the nuts and bolts of the skagit system as i see it now. if you want to fish big rivers with sinking flies, to get down to fish of which live on or near the bottom, you may find that the skagit system is your preferenceskagit systema skagit system is a heavily weighted line with a sinking leader or tip attached to it. a great first question might be “hey i overheard in a bar that i could add my scandi to a skagit…?
i assume that many of you became familiar with single-handed rods and fly fishing first. a powerful shooting head to add excitement to your single handed streamer game! the scandi line is designed more like a weight forward single-handed fly line.