Echo is coming out with 10'6" 4wt and 5wt switchers.
Echo also has the new Solo 2 handers. The Solo rods are a 12'6"-6wt,
12'9"-7wt, and a 13'-8wt. These are 4 piece, with bag and tube. They are medium fast action and have a price point of $229.95.
I've had some Spey Pages members testing them and so far the consensus has been very positive.
In the line department Airflo has the Tactical Steelhead and the Speydicator lines coming out.
has a new lightweight Deer Creek 12'6"-4/5.
NextCast is hoping to have the Winter Authority lines out in March.
There is the Skagit Flight from Rio
, as well as some new sinking densities in the AFS heads. Also the Skagit Short as a head. Rio
now has the MainStream spey line, a less expensive multi tip short head spey, plus 6' Spey Versi Leaders.
Simon Gawesworth has a new single hand spey casting book.
Mortensen's latest video on scandi casting.
I hear T&T is coming out with more switchers plus some new 4 piece models later this year.
Guideline has a new underhand dvd by Jan Erik Granbo.
Royal Wulff has the Ambush line with is a rocket for single hand spey casting.