A piece art this rod is. And it has the performance to back it's looks. Gary Loomis is an innovator that never stops producing some of the best performing fly rods. These new Edge Fly Rods exceed his reputation by pushing the limits of craftsmanship and c
Right out of the tube you'll notice that this rod has 'modern' written all over it. In our initial testing, we've noticed a couple things that make this rod stand out. For one, it has the perfect weight to keep you comfortable for an entire day of casting. Secondly, the stiffness of the blank has a surprising amount of feel, making it one of the most powerful rods on the rack with plenty of sensitivity in the tip section for delicate presentations. The 5 weight is going to be your workhorse when it comes to dry flies and the 6 weight will help you punch through rougher conditions with streamers, bushy dries or heavy flies. Incredible in every sense of the word.
GAMMA ALPHA (ΓΑ)
Moderate Action series:
Mike McCoy, made in USA, lightweight alloy threaded, up-locking aluminum reel seat is adorned with unique natural burled Buckeye hardwood spacer and precision tooled locking nuts.Hook-keeper installed for fly management when moving from pool to pool.
GAMMA BETA (ΓΒ)
Fast Action series: Windows literally “cut out,” weight of the ALPS machined, anodized aluminum reel seat, creating a lightweight, sleek, durable and double-locking piece of finery. Flor grade cork fighting butt adds comfort and an additional leverage point to wrangle hard-fighting fish on our Gamma Beta series. Sizes vary depending on the rod weight.
EDGE Gamma Alpha(ΓΑ), moderate action and Gamma Beta (ΓΒ), fast action performance fly rods bring to life the vision Gary Loomis had early on in his career, finally, technology caught up with his imagination. Created in harmony with the Temple Fork Outfitter’s Advisory staff, a project more than two years in the making, these lightweight, stunning, precision tools are the closest thing you will find on the market resembling custom-built fly rods. No detail has been overlooked. Carrying forward the tradition as a materials and design genius, Gary has selected the finest composite materials available. LMX materials combine and balance strength, recovery, and weight, designed and manufactured into tightly rolled structurally sound tubes that are incredibly light in-hand. They are finished by hand and built to perfection. Typifying performance and available in two distinct actions, these are most responsive and efficient fly rods on the market. For anglers seeking something special and high-performance, these are the answer.