Sage Foundation 9' #5 equipped with a high-performance blank (Graphite IIIe), the FOUNDATION has a fast action providing excellent casting power and effortless control. It’s the very foundation of what defines a Sage rod – Performance - taking your game to another level. Whether you are a guide on the Madison or exploring your backyard waters, the FOUNDATION series delivers the signature Sage feel. For over 35 years we’ve built performance rods one at a time on Bainbridge Island, WA. The same 27 sets of skilled hands that craft all Sage rods construct the FOUNDATION.
- Graphite IIIe Technology
- Stealth Black blank color
- Black primary thread wraps with Silver trim wraps
- Ceramic stripper guides; Hard chromed snake guides and tip-top
- Rugged black nylon rod and reel case
- Sage SPECTRUM C reel
- RIO Products RIO Gold fly line, tapered leader, and backing