A place you are dying to tell your friends about but dare not. This is Stream X, your fly fishing paradise.
Wychwood and Leeda
Rods and Reel stock has arrived, and surprise surprise, some prices even came down.
With the shipment we also received some of the new Leeda Volare rods.
We chose two models for stillwater, a 5wt 9ft for mild fish, and a 7wt 9ft6 for feisty and trophy fish.
Leeda Volare IV 9ft 5wt 4 Piece R995.00
Leeda Volare IV 9'6 7wt 4 Piece R995.00
Carbon reel seat. Multi-modulus carbon blank, Cordura tube, Hard chrome snake guides.
Combining elegant design, cutting-edge technology and modern thinking, the Volare range of fly rods has been designed to utilise the latest rod-building technologies and modern, fly fishing techniques while retaining classical styling, giving today's fly angler the perfect combination of pose and performance.
For the saltwater fly fishermen we got in some Redington Predator rods.
Redington Predator 1290-4 9' 12wt 4p R2995.00
Redington Predator 990-4 9'0 9wt 4pc R2995.00
The Predator series is the ultimate saltwater fly rod for anglers in search of a fast action rod to deliver large flies in tough conditions.
Features: Fast action, 54 and 42 million modulus core, Carbon fiber weave in butt section and at ferrules for improved strength.
Anodized machined aluminum reel seat, Durable oversized guides with titanium oxide ring to increase shooting line distance,
Machined hidden hook keepers at reel seat.
New Orvis Recon Rods
A high-performance, fast action feel with light swing weight, combining close-in loading prowess and the power for longer reach.
Recon rods boast a completely new ferrule design, a modern shadow green blank, and covert heavy-duty black nickel hardware and reel seats with a dark burl wood insert and a 7” half wells grip
Proudly made in Manchester, Vermont, and complete with aluminum rod tube, cloth rod sock and 25-year guarantee.
The rod for the anglers who chase blue lines on topo maps and spend their nights bent over satellite imagery, plotting the next day's adventures.
For those who manage riverside meals of granola bars and biltong, hastily consumed while watching rising fish.
For anglers who would rather spend the day in the front of a skiff than behind a desk.
The appropriate flex has been built into the rod, eliminating the need to worry about tip- and mid-flex designations, the Recon is ready for your next adventure.
We also got in some assorted accessories.
A UV Laser Pen that will blitz any of the UV cured resins very fast.
New strong Mag Nets
And a Vice Foam Rack (2 in a pack)
Paperback 216 pages 2015
Special Pre-publication Offer R199.00 (first 50 copies)
This field guide covers all the dragonflies and damselflies of South Africa,Lesotho and Swaziland, a total of 162 species.
This book addresses a growing area of interest and fills the gap left by two previous books on the topic, now both out of print.
A detailed introduction covers behavior, life cycles, biology and breeding; and the species entries focus on identification and distribution, with all species photographed from scans of actual insects, beautifully presented in full color.
Comprehensive and fully up to date, this extraordinary study of dragonflies and damselflies of the region will be snapped up by anyone with an interest in the insect life of the region.
The book covers several new species which have been added to the SA list since the last Tarboton guides. It is in the same fieldguide format as before with all told about 1000 colour illustrations and many black and white drawings including 50 larvae illustrations. Buy Online
Products we stockFlyfishing
Airflo fly lines, Ark inflatables, Buff, Chota wading boots, Daiwa, Flying Fisherman Sunglasses, Glacier Gloves, Hanak, Hemingways, Jim Teeny flylines, Hanak Fly Lines and Reels, Kingfisher, Leeda reels, Loon, Montana Fly Company, Mucilin, Orvis rods & reels, Rio fly lines, River & Stream, Sakura Tenkara, SciFlies flies, Snowbee, Smartspooler, Stroft tippet, Tenkara, Thinkfish Bold & Flypad, TFO (Temple Fork Outfitters) Rods & reels, Xplorer products, starter kits, fly fishing kits, Czech nymph tackle, Wychwood flyrods & fly reels. Smith Optics, Redington, No StreamX does not supply 'Shilton' reels or fishpond, but we have some good 'knock offs'. All these are available in Cape Town, but we ship anywhere in South Africa.
Danville threads, Dr Slick tools, Eumer, Fishient fly tying materials, Fish skulls, Gamakatsu hooks, Grip hooks, Hanak barbless competition hooks, J:Son, JVice vise, Anvil, Just add H2O (fishient) tying materials like SF blend. Hareline dubbin, Hends, Montana Fly Company, Mustad, Pearsalls, Petitjean tools, Rainey's, Rite bobbin, Sprite hooks, Stonfo fly tying tools, Veniard products, Whiting Farm Products (Whiting feathers), Road Kill (StreamX roadkill) which sometimes includes Klipspringer.
Blanks by American Tackle, MHX, Orvis, RL Winston, Sage, Temple Fork (TFO), Thomas & Thomas etc. Cork rings, cork grips, Tonkin cane (bamboo), Fuji, Pacific bay (pacbay), REC, ATC, Mudhole, Flexcoat, ProKote, ProWrap and more.