I've got a 5 wt on my ready-rod (the one that stays in the truck at all times, just in case). I like it so far, but haven't had a fish to test the drag yet.
I also have the 8 wt on my saltwater setup, but I bought it over a year ago and haven't got it wet yet. It looks good, and feels good though.
So really, I can't lend any experience to you. Except that I share your thoughts and hopes.
And I believe it is pronounced pis-key-fun. The word comes from the Latin for fish,
Edited by COFF (06/04/18 09:28 AM)
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