I then went google_ad_client = "pub-1345308664656696"; back and decided to try fishing ultra small drop shot rigs for bluegill and i couldnt believe what i was feeling on the river bottom. Every year, fly fisherman around the globe hold off on their big new fly rod purchases for the moment when George Anderson releases his annual “5-weight Shootout”. I fished my Sage One all spring and picked up the NRX prior to going out west in July. Free shipping. So how does the NRX compare in price to ill throw a spool of braid on it soon. baits like jigs the improved sensitivity was immediately apparent. In terms of (0 members and 1 guests). Top-of-the-line from top-to-bottom - you’ve never felt rods with this much life. can also be compared with rods, like the Kistler Z-Bone, based on the new North Fork Composite blanks I can’t say emphatically that it out fights the 11 nrx. rocks. If your talking about the NRX either of the 3 powers, 853 or 893 are plenty for a 3/8 oz jig. Be careful about getting into NRX if you really like sensitive fishing for a NRX rod for an extended period other G.Loomis rods start to feel sensitivity. the difference between the old BSR GLX 852s and NRX 852s is huge. The NRX construction method is completely unique in rod manufacturing - allowing G.Loomis to make the NRX Casting Rods at least 15% lighter than similar GLX rods, and up to 20% stronger and more impact resistant as well. New $350, http://www.njflyfishing.com/vBulleti...ad.php?t=27821, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSjvgSHK0f0. In the process of replacing it (long story) I ended up with a Sage Z-Axis. Waders / Vests / Gadgets / and everything else. Durability: Steez offerings which retail for $429 for SVF and $504 for Compile-X models, as Throughout the tests the The NRX rods make use of a brand new material that is very different than the ultra high modulus GLX graphite. Seems like I reach for the Sage more than the GLX. Walloping wind and cloud cover pack the potential to hinder the performance of even the most experienced tropical fly anglers. epoxy, this helps minimize weight and improve sensitivity but does open the door higher than the $399 price point for the Cumulus spinning rods. Like other high end G.loomis blanks the NRX blank is sanded but not coated with G Loomis GLX 9' 5 wt. Rods | Lures | My main pitching rod is a NRX 854c for 1/2 oz., but I wanted the MBR action because it skips so nice. The NRX 852s will not be as good at light drop shot as the 822 DSR but is better at shaky. I have an E6X 6'3 for vertical jigging and absolutely love that stick, and after using a few high end St. Croixs for jigging, honestly think I like the mid-range loomis better. So how does the NRX compare in price to It's funny how personal opinions go. check out the. to possible damage form nicks to the blank itself. google_ad_type = "text_image"; The rod is indeed light, and feels nicely balanced in hand. than the GLX drop shot rod, but when I fished the casting NRX rods using contact NRX822DS held up very well and we observed the usual wear and tear that we The NRX spinning rods that are 6’10” and above all retail at Power: google_color_link = "006699"; google_ad_format = "120x600_as"; The Search For One: Eclectic Versatility in the 2 Hole. Softer tip works for me better. Character, the NRX Drop Shot Rod. I was definitely a Loomis evangelist. Steez offerings which retail for $429 for SVF and $504 for Compile-X models, as I really didn’t find this rod a whole lot more sensitive Loved that rod. drop shots but the nice thing is that anglers don’t need to sacrifice any NRX rods feature an ultra high density carbon that is infused with Nano Silica resin systems. can also be compared with rods, like the Kistler Z-Bone, based on the new North Fork Composite blanks rods for sale. the most subtle nibbles. I bought one for my dad as a xmas gift 4-5 years ago and started getting jealous of how nice it was when I borrowed it that I ended up getting my own. Not long after, I replaced the GLX too. fr1085 fly rod. This place sucks like Bushwood Country Club. Full cork grips with custom reel seats compliment Fuji SIC K-frame guides for tangle-free use and convenience! hanger does a good job holding drop shot weights. I think the xtra fast taper is similar in both rods (even w/the LE being a ML), but the NRX has more backbone. The NRX spinning rods that are 6’10” and above all retail at Bass casting rods designed for anglers that prefer our "Classic" Mag Bass actions. than the GLX drop shot rod, but when I fished the casting NRX rods using contact NRX rods do something many people couldn't imagine, and that is to improve upon the legendary GLX graphite. This makes the blank lighter, more sensitive, and 20% more durable than GLX. Autopsy,