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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-14-2016, 09:47 PM Thread Starter
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Have you guys played with the new Airflo Switch Streamer

After playing with the 300 grn and the 10'8"4wt I have I think I might have found an amazing trout tool. what do you guys think. I have done a complete review on it on my Trout Spey Blog, if your interested.
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Great little write up, thanks for the insight.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-15-2016, 12:13 AM
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Thanks for the review. I think it's similar to an Ambush.
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I'm not a fan. I tried it on my 6wt switch rod. I think the running line section is still too thick. It's pretty clunky through my guides when I spey cast it. The spool I got also has some quality control issues. I'm probably going to send it in for warranty. But with that said, it cast's heavy streamers well over short to medium distance. I just think it could be redesigned a bit better for spey style casting. For overhead casting it works great. But the whole reason to own a switch rod is to be able to spey cast it. That's my two cents worth.

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Thanks for the review. I am using the Airflo switch floater on my sage 4116 switch rod and it's very nice as well
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-18-2016, 07:36 PM
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Yep, running is kinda thick for distance shooting, but it is advantage for stripping.
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