Fighting butt for fly rods
Good quality cork with 0.25" rubberised end cap.
Four sizes available
32mm 1.25" slim - for slim to medium size reel seat up to LC5/LC20, suggested for rods up to #6/7
19mm 0.75" slim - shortie for slim to medium size reel seats, suggested for rods up to #6/7
28mm 1.1" wide - for medium to large diameter reel seats, suggested for rods #7 - #12
28mm 1.1" inlet - as above but inlet 20mm - to mount an uplocking seat in downlock configuration. Fits SUL1, LC1, LC7, LC10, Struble U20 reel seats. Seat will need to be ordered with a trim band for the cork handle end, not an endcap.
Fitting: Glue directly onto the butt of the blank (bore approx 10mm, rubberised end ring is solid unbored).
Before fitting you may wish to trim the end of your blank butt section by approx. 1/4" / 6mm so that all finished rod sections end up the same length.