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Helios™ D 9' 6-weight Fly Rod

Your best is now 4x better with unprecedented accuracy and the backbone to deliver when you need it most, the all-new Helios™ D fly rod is the go-everywhere, fish-anything option for effortless all-day casting.

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SPECS

  • Versatile rod for freshwater and warmwater species
  • Ideal for dries, nymphs, and streamers
  • Maximum power for fishing in windy conditions
  • Excellent for floating and sinking line types
  • Full wells grip
  • Matte midnight black finish with black thread wraps
  • Aluminium rod tube
  • Backed by 25-Year Guarantee
  • Made in USA

THE STORY

Your best is now 4x better with unprecedented accuracy and the backbone to deliver when you need it most. Designed and rigorously tested to perform in the most demanding conditions, the all-new Helios™ D fly rod is the go-everywhere, fish-anything option for anglers demanding effortless all-day casting from a rod that pushes the bounds of durability. From tight-quarter trout streams to double hauling on salt flats, the Helios D series delivers a crisp and balanced feel with more lifting power when fish make blitzing runs under the boat or thrashes at the net. With the world’s most accurate fly rod in your hands, anything is possible.

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The Most Accurate Fly Rod in the World

And we can prove it. With the most significant reduction in tip displacement ever measured, hit your target with laser precision.

4X MORE ACCURATE THAN HELIOS 3
the previous industry benchmark

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Delivering Your Fly With Confidence—On Target, Every Time

Strategic reinforcement in the rod blank increases hoop strength and minimizes vibration, leading to a radical reduction in tip displacement.

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Muscle & Mettle

Increased travel distance means more lifting power when a fish runs under the boat or thrashes at the net. Fight those last moments with confidence.

25% STRONGER THAN HELIOS 3

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Distance & Finesse — A Quiver of Options in Two Series

The HELIOS™ D series offers increased line speed, lifting power, and a deep reserve of stored energy.
The HELIOS™ F series offers increased sensitivity, optimized for delicate presentations and tippet protection.

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