The Echo EPR fly rods are the fastest most powerful fly rods Echo has ever produced. Working for 2 years with Tim Rajeff, owner and rod designing genius of Echo fly rods, Pat Ehlers of The Fly Fishers designed the Echo EPR fly rods.
These fly rods feature a super fast tip and the most powerful bottom half that Echo has ever offered creating a fly rod with plenty of power for long casts and punching into the wind but still has enough feel to make throwing short casts a breeze. The powerful rod butt also gives this rod great fish fighting abilities.
The Echo EPR fly rod is one of the best fly rods for the money you'll find on the market today. This is elite level performance at a GREAT price.
The 8 weight is perfectly at home throwing bass bugs and large streamers for largemouth bass and smallmouth bass or throwing quick and long casts on the saltwater flats for bonefish and redfish. It's a killer saltwater fly rod as well as a great bass fly rod at the best price for this kind of performance.
The 9 weight is a fly rod that is at home both in freshwater and saltwater. At the best price for this kind of fly rod performance, the 9 weight Echo EPR has the ability to throw big streamers and top water flies for bass, pike and muskies as well as throwing long casts and fighting the wind on the saltwater flats for large bonefish and permit. This is an extremely versatile fly rod.
The 10 weight is a fly rod that is at home both in freshwater and saltwater. At the best price for this kind of fly rod performance, the 10 weight Echo EPR has the ability to throw big streamers and top water flies for bass. Large pike and muskies are no match for this fly rod. It has the ability to throw really large flies and the strength to hook and fight these big brutes. It is also a great choice for an economical saltwater fly rod for throwing long casts and fighting the wind on the saltwater flats. It has the capability to throw large lead eye weighted crabs for large permit as well as being able to fight them along with tarpon you may be fishing for. The 10 weight Echo EPR fly rod is an extremely versatile fly rod.
The 12 weight is a fly rod that is an extremely serious saltwater fly rod. At the best price for this kind of fly rod performance, the 12 weight Echo EPR has the ability to throw flies in the wind, make long casts and have "butt" to fight fish that can be over #100. If you use a 12 weight to throw large, large flies for muskies this baby will definitely get the job done along with the strength to lift large flies and deep sinking fly lines out of the water not to mention sticking and fighting the big girls . The Ech EPR is a great choice for an economical high-performance fly rod.
Here at The Fly Fishers we knew these rods were coming as Pat was working on them and now we are extremely excited to have them in the shop!