Redington Classic Trout Fly Rod · 8' · 4 wt

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Best for beginner to intermediate anglers targeting smaller freshwater fish.

Great for
  • Casting easeEasy casting and lightweight.
  • VersatilityGreat all around fly rod for all skill levels.
Good for
  • SensitivityExcels at presenting dry flies and small nymph rigs.
  • DurabilityComes with a lifetime warranty.
  • PerformanceNot ideal for throwing big streamers or high line speeds.
  • CastabilityEasy casting and lightweight.
  • AccuracyExcels at presenting dry flies and small nymph rigs.
  • QualityComes with a lifetime warranty and protective rod case.
Avoid for
  • Line retrieve speedNot ideal for generating high line speeds.
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The Redington Classic Trout Fly Rod is designed with trout anglers in mind. Made with a moderate action blank, this rod is designed to delicately cast dry flies as well as handle streamers and nymph rigs. The action of the rod allows for forgiving casts that beginners will appreciate.

Key Features

  • Lifetime Warranty – This rod has a lifetime warranty.
  • Protective Rod Case – The rod comes with a protective storage tube.
  • Alignment Dots – Alignment dots help with correct rod assembly.

Use Cases

  • 2wt 7ft 6in (CLASSIC TROUT 276-4) is a great ultralight trout rod.
  • 3wt 7ft 6in (CLASSIC TROUT 376-4) is a good rod for small streams.
  • 3wt 8ft (CLASSIC TROUT 380-6) is a 6-piece rod for small streams.
  • 3wt 8ft 6in (CLASSIC TROUT 386-4) is a small stream rod.
  • 4wt 8ft (CLASSIC TROUT 480-4) is good for dry fly fishing on small streams.
  • 4wt 8ft 6in (CLASSIC TROUT 486-4) is a medium sized stream rod.
  • 4wt 9ft (CLASSIC TROUT 490-4) is the standard dry fly rod.
  • 5wt 8ft 6in (CLASSIC TROUT 586-4) is an all-around trout rod for medium sized streams.
  • 5wt 9ft (CLASSIC TROUT 590-4) is the all-around trout rod.
  • 5wt 9ft (CLASSIC TROUT 590-6) is the all-around trout rod in 6 pieces.
  • 6wt 9ft (CLASSIC TROUT 690-4) is good for throwing streamers and other large flies.
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Rod length8'0"
Line weight4 wt
StyleSingle hand
Water typeFreshwater
ColorClay Brown
Grip typeCigar
Rod weight (oz.)2.5
Fly fishing typeDries
Fishing typeFly
Fish speciesTrout
Fly fishing techniqueDry flies

Danny Salinas owns this product
This Redington Classic Trout rod is a great rod for the beginner to intermediate angler looking for a rod that is easy casting and lightweight. This rod is best at presenting dry flies but can handle small nymph rigs and small streamers. The rod comes in 2wt to 6wts and comes in 7'6" up to 9'0" lengths. ... Read more
Ideal for
  • This is a great all around fly rod made for all anglers from beginner to advanced.
  • This rod is best for targeting smaller freshwater fish such as panfish, trout, and other smaller species.
  • This rod is presentation forward rod that excels at presenting dry flies and small nymph rigs.
Not ideal for
  • This rod is not meant for throwing big streamers or generating high line speeds.
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