Saturday, September 27, 2014

Swift Epic 480 olive

This beautiful Epic rod marks the start of my collaboration with Mark Legett at I'm very happy and honored to have him as a partner to represent my work in the UK and hope for a long relationship. My rod page on Mark's website should be up and running in a couple of days.  Thanks for looking everyone!

Here are the specs on this beauty: 

Blank: Swift Epic 480 (8ft. 4wt.), olive, 3piece.
Handle: Flor grade cigar
Reel seat: Lemke downsliding nickel silver plated reel seat hardware (radiused style, exclusive design) with varnished myrtle wood spacer
Wraps: Dark olive silk finished in multiple epoxy layers
Guides: Snake Brand Universal snake guides and Struble dark amber agate stripping guide with nickel silver frame
Winding check: Goldenwitch nickel silver
Hook keeper: Classic strap&ring
Rod bag: Handmade and personalised with leather label/burned logo
Rod tube: Fine aluminium with logo sticker and cap sticker containing rod info


Jay said...

Congrats George!
You deserve a prominent place in rod building.

I hope you are still approachable for ordinary people looking for a wonderful finished rod from one of the best builders around! :)

George Minculete said...

Thanks very much Jay! No worries about that :) Cheers!