Innovation is an integral part of fly fishing. The pros are always looking for a way to do it better, or just a different method to get the same result: Catch Fish. As he has been throughout his fishing career, Ed Ward is at the forefront of spey line design, and he created a winner with the Commando head. Shorter length and lighter grain weights make this skagit line a dream to cast on all your single hand and switch fly rods. While you can pair a commando head with a full length spey rod, these lines truly accel on the shorter sticks in your arsenal. Whether it’s soft hackles on your 4wt or leeches on your 7wt, this line will open up new techniques and allow you to perform sustained anchor casts in a variety of situations for many species. Give them a try!