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Freestone Special SGA

Freestone Special SGA

Murata rod is one of the oldest well known bamboo rod makers in Japan. He is a mentor of Hironobu Kitao of AWOL, Jun Yokota of Yokota Rod, Ryuno Tujibayasi of Ryuno Rod and many others. He has been teaching whatever he could advise. There are so many Murata Rod fans in Japan. You may have to be at the end of the long line when you order.

Freestone Special SGA was designed for the fishers who loves dry fly fishing. This model is the most progressive action rod in Murata rods.

**All photos courtesy of Yuki Bando (Flybito Press)

  • Specifications

    <Model Name> Freestone Special SGA
    Length and Line weight 7’3”/7'6", 2wt
    7'0"/7'3"/7'6"/7'9", 3wt
    7'6"/7'9"/8'0", 4wt
    7'9"/8'0"/8'3", 5wt
    7’0”/7'6", 3wt
    7'6"/7'9", 4wt
    8'0", 5wt
    Section ①②③④ 2 piece
    ⑤⑥⑦ 3 piece
    <Rod Blank>  
    Taper Design Straight
    Strip Six
    Deflection Medium
    Solid or Hollow Solid
    Bamboo Tonkin
    Brank color Light brown
    Tip 2 tips
    <Around grip>  
    Reel Seat style Uplock with aluminum screw band
    Reel Seat metal Hard chrome Steel
    Reel Seat spacer Chinese Quince
    <Around Grip>  
    Handle ①②⑤ Ciger
    ③④⑥⑦ Thompson
    Grip Highest grade of Portugese corks 
    Grip Check ①②⑤Wood Check(Tiger Chinese Quince)
    ③④⑥⑦Wood Pad(Tiger Chinese Quince)
    Stripping Guide Agate
    Guides Snake
    Guide Metal Hard chrome Steel
    Color Silver
    <Wrapping Thread>  
    Thread Color  Golden Honey with Burgundy red trim
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