990 Ready to Wrap Kit

  990 Ready to Wrap Kit

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The Epic Ready to Wrap Rod Kit.

The very best components available, all designed to fit together seamlessly. No Reaming, No Drilling, No Sanding - All Epic.

They all said it couldn't be done, a 9 foot glass rod in a 9 weight that does't weigh a ton - well, sit on this Potsie.  

Our 4 piece Epic 990 is an absolute powerhouse designed to make short work of monster bones, inshore pelagics, Salmon, Steelhead, Redfish and Snook. Our S2 Unidirectional FastGlass makes the seemly impossible, possible.

So good, it's scary.

Our Ready to Wrap rod Kits:

Building a great custom fly rod is no mean feat, selecting the correct matching components can be an intimidating exercise alone. Then there’s those wraps, the cork and glue..

Our Epic Ready to Wrap Rod Kit makes life easy - we’ve done much of the hard work for you. The kit contains all the components, glues, rod finish and instructions you’ll need to build your own unique custom Epic fly rod.

The components in our Epic Ready to Wrap Rod Kit have all been specifically designed to work together. Our premium grade cork grip features a tapered bore to fit your chosen blank. Each cork grip is ported to receive our Epic reel seat perfectly.

Each Kit contains:

  • Epic 990 Blank
  • High quality fiberglass rod tube in satin black
  • Premium hand sewn rod sock
  • Finest quality Portuguese cork grip, our wickedly good Full Wells / Ritz design
  • Fighting butt
  • Epic reel seat in either black or Titanium finish
  • Guide set (Snake brand Universal guides USA)
  • 2 x Titanium Stripper guides
  • Glue kit (preloaded syringes, grip & tip epoxy, brushes, mixing cups & full instructions)
  • China-graph marking pencil
  • Rod stands
  • Comprehensive 42 page build book with step by step instructions
  • Stickers / Decals
  • *Japanese Silk threads. Each kit includes natural 212 silk (we include instructions on how to use this to make perfectly clear ghost wraps) and black thread for trims. These default threads can be substiuted for other stock colors on request. View Stock Thread Colours
  • Available in any colour as long as it's So Blue.

*Kit contents may vary from those pictured according to options and model chosen

Recommended line weight: AFTMA #9 

Length: 9'
Pieces: 4

Recommended line weight: AFTMA #9
Length: 9'
Pieces: 4 
Total length: 2,743mm
Effective Line Range: AFTMA   8 / 9
Action: Progressive / Mid Flex / Medium Fast
Taper: Fast
AA: (Action Angle): 65° 
Blank Weight: 99gm - 3.49oz 


Epic Fiberglass Fly Rod Blank
9 weight 9 foot fiberglass fly rod blank
Epic Fiberglass Fly Rod Blank

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    Noel K.

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    The instructions were clear and concise everything worked as stated I am very happy with the 990 after doing couple of bindings with the clear silk bindings I was not really happy with the clear I went back to my favourite colours black and silver on the blue blank which was much more to my liking . Everyone that has seen the rod has commented on how it looks and the finish of the bindings which were all positive with more than a few enquiries on building rods for them and to top it off I caught a nice chunky bass first cast with a fly I tied myself of which I sent carl a photo . cheers Noel


    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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