Unique rod made on demand
The Diesel double hand rods have gained a cult reputation for their smooth performance and west coast look. We offer fine tuned Diesel double hand rods for season 2021. Rods are built in RFT’s own workshop according to customer wishes. Shipping time varies from two to four weeks.
The Red Truck Diesel 6126-4 Graphite Fly Rod Blank
Thanks to a special arrangement with our friends from Red Truck Flyfishing, we are the only place anywhere to buy original, Red Truck fly rod blanks. Red Truck manufactures the Diesel graphite fly rod blank in Korea and they offer outstanding performance and superb value. Our matching aluminum tube and cotton twill rod sock are included.
Red Truck Diesel Double-Hand Fly Rods
are tough, elegant and represent fantastic value! Rods made from these 30/40 ton graphite double-hand blanks are powerful and responsive. They handle Spey, Scandi and Skagit casting styles and lines equally well.
Red Truck Fly Fishing developed their two-hand fly rods for primarily for Steelhead fishing. We tested these rods with many different head weights & lengths and we marveled at their power and versatility. RFT Gear offers the following two-hand fly rod blank from Red Truck:
6126 12’6″ 4-piece 250-450 grains
Rods made from Red Truck Diesel double-hand fly rod blanks will cover all but the heaviest two-handed fly fishing. They are perfect for everything from Seatrout and Summer Salmon & Grilse on floating lines to heavier sunk line fishing for larger Salmon.
The finish on these blanks is natural graphite grey with a partially ground and clear-coated snake-belly finish which is both attractive and super durable. The overlapping ferrules are ground for a perfect fit which doesn’t require taping – even when casting the heaviest sunk lines at the top of the rating window.
Red Truck Diesel double-hand fly rods will give years of enjoyment under the hardest use. The construction quality is at the highest level and the price is much lower than one would expect from a fly rod blank of this quality. More and more custom rod builders are discovering Red Truck fly rod blanks and both they and their customers are shocked at the performance of the rods built on them.