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Sage Motive Rods


SAGE MOTIVE RODS

Your game just got saltier

Our all-new MOTIVE saltwater rods are ideal for seasoned saltwater fans looking to complement their rod arsenal, and fly fishers new to the salt who want to experience the many hard-fighting species without breaking the bank. Constructed of time-proven materials and embodying Sage’s immense saltwater experience, the MOTIVE features a powerful but smooth fast action that loads quickly to deliver heavy saltwater flies with the accuracy the sport demands. Light and responsive, you feel connected to your line for ultimate control over a full day of enjoyable casting. Yep, it’s safe to say the salt has attracted another convert.

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Features:
  • Medium-Fast Action Saltwater Rods from 6-12 weights
  • New, unique taper design
  • Graphite IIIe technology
  • Bluefin Blue Shaft Color
  • Blue primary thread wraps with Royal Blue and Black trim wraps
  • Oversized ceramic stripper guides
  • Oversized hard chromed snake guides and tip-top
  • Black anodized aluminum up-locking reel seat with hook keeper
  • Full-wells cork grip
  • Blue Steel divided ballistic nylon rod tube with divided liner
  • As more and more anglers take to saltwater to expand their fly fishing experiences, industry leader Sage Manufacturing, introduces the MOTIVE fly rod series. MOTIVE saltwater rods are constructed of time-proven materials and embody Sage’s immense experience pursuing many hard-fighting saltwater species. The MOTIVE features an all-new taper design creating a powerful, fast-action rod that loads quickly to deliver heavy saltwater flies with the distance and accuracy the sport demands.

    MOTIVE rods feature a strong butt section with fighting butt and full-wells grip to provide the necessary strength to fight and control large game fish. Heavy saltwater lines slip easily through the oversized guides, and the aluminum reel seat and saltwater compatible components round out the features. Built on a bluefin blue blank, the rods have blue primary thread wraps with royal blue and black trim wraps and come in a blue steel colored, ballistic nylon rod tube with divided liner.

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    Sage Motive 690-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    6 Weight
    4 Piece
    3 3/4 oz
    Handle A
    Light and responsive, the 690-4 MOTIVE is well-suited for smaller saltwater species as well as larger warmwater and freshwater species.


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    Sage Motive 790-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    7 Weight
    4 Piece
    3 7/8 oz
    Handle A
    The 790-4 MOTIVE is a very versatile saltwater rod. Applications are many: bonefish, redfish, salmon, sea trout.


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    Sage Motive 890-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    8 Weight
    4 Piece
    4 oz
    Handle A
    The most versatile and popular of the MOTIVE family, the 890-4 is ready for action in a multitude of fisheries. Built to handle large flies and lines, the rod can do battle with bonefish, permit, snook, baby tarpon, striped bass and many more.


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    Sage Motive 990-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    9 Weight
    4 Piece
    4 7/16 oz
    Handle A
    The 990-4 MOTIVE handles fast-sinking lines and packs enough power for big permit and snook, striped bass and more.


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    Sage Motive 1090-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    10 Weight
    4 Piece
    4 7/8 oz
    Handle A
    The 1090-4 MOTIVE is ready for any grand slam species.


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    Sage Motive 1190-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    11 Weight
    4 Piece
    5 1/4 oz
    Handle B
    As 11 weight rods are becoming the go-to size for tarpon, the 1190-4 MOTIVE is a great tarpon rod.


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    Sage Motive 1290-4
    $500.00
    9'0"
    12 Weight
    4 Piece
    5 5/16 oz
    Handle B
    Made for the big boys, the 1290-4 MOTIVE is strong enough for any tarpon or GT.


    SAGE's LIFETIME WARRANTY