Sage FOUNDATION Outfit
Equipped with a high-performance blank (Graphite IIIe), the FOUNDATION has a fast action providing excellent casting power and effortless control. It’s the very foundation of what defines a Sage rod – Performance - taking your game to another level. Whether you are a guide on the Madison or exploring your backyard waters, the FOUNDATION series delivers the signature Sage feel. For over 35 years we’ve built performance rods one at a time on Bainbridge Island, WA. The same 27 sets of skilled hands that craft all Sage rods construct the FOUNDATION.
- Sage Black/Grey Spectrum C reel
- RIO Gold fly line, tapered leader, and backing
- Rugged black nylon rod and reel case
- Graphite IIIe Technology
- Stealth Black blank color; Black primary wraps with silver trim wraps
- Ceramic stripper guides; Hard chrome snake guides and tip-top
- Black anodized aluminum up-locking reel seat
- Snub nose cork handle with fighting butt on saltwater weights
- Rugged black nylon rod tube with divided liner
Spectrum C reel is a large arbor with rugged machined die cast frame, generous concave spool surface, whisper-smooth carbon drag and unexpected finishing touches like its fully machined drag knob and handle, the Spectrum C gives you more than the fish bargained for.
- Large arbor Machined die-cast construction
- One revolution, numbered drag knob Large, easy-to-grab machined drag knob
- Sealed Carbon System drag
- Lightweight Neoprene case
Fly Line Details:
RIO Gold Floating Fly Line ultimate all-round Floating Fly Line for freshwater fly fishing featuring a revolutionary taper design which allows tremendous loop stability at distance and a unique weight distribution loads a rod at close range for easy casting now with MaxCast technology and Max Float Tip technology which makes the line cast farther and Float higher than ever before. A welded loop on both ends of the fly Line facilitates changing Leaders and allows for Fast rigging and Line changes.