{"id":4468682564,"title":"Packlight 476 Fly Rod","handle":"packlight","description":"\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePacklight - the super versatile 5 piece glass travel rod.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHead for the hills, answer the call and pack in your favorite adventure stick. We've taken our amazing 476 blank and reconfigured it as a 5 piece travel rod, now small and compact enough to easily slip down the side of a backpack or rucksack.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eIncredibly light. An astounding 72 grams (2.54 ounces)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eIncredibly \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003econvenient.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e Only 495 mm long (19.5 inches)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eIncredibly tough. 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Packlight 476 Fly Rod

  Packlight 476 Fly Rod

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Packlight - the super versatile 5 piece glass travel rod.

Head for the hills, answer the call and pack in your favorite adventure stick. We've taken our amazing 476 blank and reconfigured it as a 5 piece travel rod, now small and compact enough to easily slip down the side of a backpack or rucksack.

  • Incredibly light. An astounding 72 grams (2.54 ounces)

  • Incredibly convenient. Only 495 mm long (19.5 inches)

  • Incredibly tough. Made from fully unidirectional S2 Fastglass

The Epic™ 476 Packlite is crafted from Unidirectional S2 Glass, this material is stiffer and stronger than e-glass or standard s-glass. The 476 Packlight is a powerful and extremely accurate fly rod blank.

Colour: Tangerine Dream
Recommended Line Weight: AFTMA #4 
Length: 7'6"
Pieces: 5

Built Epic Tough
Epic glass rods are incredibly tough. Our S2 FastGlass has a far higher strength-to-weight ratio than Carbon fibre (graphite) rods. Epic FastGlass rods can endure more acute and severe bends than the equivalent Carbon fibre, tip sections are stronger and far less susceptible to breakages due to high-sticking and problematic rod angles when pulling against load.

Each Epic Packlight 476 Fly Rod Features:

  • FastGlass fly rod blank with internally reenforced ferule system
  • Our world famous fiberglass rod tube.
  • Premium hand sewn rod sock.
  • Cleaning cloth.
  • Finest quality Portuguese cork grip.
  • Hand Crafted Cap and Ring Reel Seat By Joel Lemke, USA.
  • Unique black diamond stripper guide.
  • Our signature Epic Ghost Wraps in premium Japanese silk with fine one turn pinstripe midway over each guide foot.

    Recommended line weight: AFTMA #4 
    Length: 7'6" 
    Pieces: 5  
    Total length: 2,265mm 
    ERN: (Unwrapped): 3.96 
    ELN:4
    Optimal Grain Window: 120 - 135 Grains 
    Effective Line Range: AFTMA 4 / 5 
    Action: Progressive / Mid Flex / Medium  
    Taper: Fast 
    Rod Weight: 72g (2.54 ounces)



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    10/01/2016
    Cameron Mortenson

    More EPIC'ness

    The Packlight 476 is everything that someone would want in a backcountry four weight. Five piece, easy to carry, progressive taper but still has all the fun that fiberglass is supposed to have breed into it. As with all Studio Built fly rods, the fit and finish are flawless. The Packlight will be going on a lot of adventures and soon.

    JA
    04/29/2016
    John Arnold

    Incredibly versatile 4 weight

    I purchased this specifically for packing into the backcountry (which it's a bit early for here in the Northern Rockies) but have been out with it on the Missouri River and some of our stillwater fisheries here in Montana. This is definitely more than a dedicated pack rod, and will likely serve as my only 4 weight down the road. Super powerful but smooth and classic feeling, and a true 4 weight ( I have been throwing an SA Trout on it). It fishes "long" for a 7'6" rod and pushes out long casts easily. Doesn't feel long, just has the control and distance of a longer rod. No problem on some big lakes if the wind is down, even though that is not the purpose it was designed for. Finish and fittings are great. Couldn't be happier or more impressed with the performance within those specifications.

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    We guarantee everything we make. 
    If one of our products fails to meet your expectations either at the time you receive it, or over the next 30 days, contact us and we'll arrange a total refund and return at our cost, anywhere in the world.

    The Epic Lifetime Warranty.

    Every new Epic fly rod or blank that we produce is covered by our lifetime, original owner warranty. This warranty covers failure due to defects in material or workmanship of our product. Any Epic fly rod built by the Swift Fly Fishing company that fails due to misuse, negligence or normal wear-and-tear will be repaired or replaced at a nominal cost plus shipping at our discretion.

    Full details of our warrenty, guarantee, replacment and returns policy can be found here 

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    Gold standard for trout rods
    "I live in the northeast part of the US and, when I'm not working, I'm chasing trout on small technical streams (e.g. Mossy Creek) in the east and bigger rivers out west like the Colorado, Blue, Arkansas or South Platte. This rod, the 690 C, is exceptional for any form of trout fishing. It's my favorite performance rod and is the benchmark against which any other rod should be evaluated. It's beautifully crafted and whether I'm fishing with friends or using a guide, everyone wants to give it a go and comes away impressed. I can't say enough good things about the production quality and the customer service I've received from Swift. Keep doing what you're doing - everyone is taking notice."
    Michael Reingruber
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    "I've cast a lot of different rods over the years and my first encounter with the Epic caught me by surprise - this rod is truly outstanding."
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    "Dear Carl and team, This unit is sweet - a bit like stepping out of a VeeDub into a Porsche; I'm feeling the love! Many Tx, Henry"
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    Your fly rod handcrafted to order
    Choose the options you'd like on your Epic fly rod and we'll build it for you with tender loving care right here in our Wanaka Studio. Each Studio built fly rod is handcrafted specifically for you from start to finish and each is identified by a unique laser engraved winding check registered against your name in our owners database. Allow two to three weeks for your build - we'll be in touch with details.
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    Better components
    Each hand crafted fly rod boasts the very finest components possible
    • Titanium stripping guides with Japanese Silicon Carbide insert
    • Flor grade quality Portuguese cork grip in your choice of style
    • Japanese silk wraps
    • Genuine Snake Brand Guides either e-coated or black nickel
    • CNC Bar stock Alloy reel seats that will last a lifetime
    • Our hand ferruled "Katana" rod tube
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    Generation two nano-technology. Epic C series are a state of the art fly rod blank. The most sophisticated composite materials and production processes are used in their construction. Proprietary nano-resins, full Helical construction, multi modulus, and unidirectional carbon fibre - We believe this is the most sophisticated fly rod blank available.

    When purchasing one of our advanced carbon fibre rods you can be confident that you are investing in premium engineering, componentry and craftsmanship.

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    The Epic Ground Ferrule System™
    Epic carbon fibre fly rod blanks feature our proprietary ground ferrule system. Each male ferrule is hand ground to perfectly fit the female section of the blank. Female sections are all internally reinforced.
    • A secure positive fit eliminates knocks
    • Smoother energy transfer
    • Eliminates flat spots
    • Non slip - reduces twisting due to torque
    • Internally reinforced ferrules - eliminates ferrule fracture
    • Durable & scratch resistant
    • Gets better with use
    • Precise fit, sections are interchangeable, in the case of tip breakages replacement sections can be sent out immediately. No need to return the blank for a fit.
    Epic custom fly rod, the best fly rods
    Committed to quality
    We craft the world's very best fly rods. The finest Japanese silk wraps, premium quality guides from Snake brand USA,
    and the very finest cork sourced directly from Portugal to ensure quality.
    These are just a few of the things we’ve incorporated into our designs to ensure you are fishing a quality fly rod that will last a lifetime.
    The Epic Promise
    If you order one of our beautiful handmade fly rods and are not 100% delighted with it we'll refund your purchase in full.

    We are so very confident that every fly rod we make is of the highest quality possible, we guarantee your complete and absolute satisfaction or your money back.

    If one of our products fails to meet your expectations either at the time you receive it, or over the next 30 days, contact us and tell us why you are disappointed and we'll fix it or arrange a total refund.