The Essence FC fly rod series is our mid-range rod line. This 4-piece series is a perfect blend of impeccable casting performance, eye-catching aesthetics and reserved power. The Essence FC has a deep brown finish with well-appointed gold and maroon accents. The cosmetics are further enhanced with a beautiful nickel-plated reel seat and an engineered walnut insert. The Essence FC proprietary R-2 graphite design is a medium-fast action taper that is perfect for carrying line effortlessly when making short, medium and long distance casts. These are smooth casting rods that are sensitive and precise; without compromising on strength or integrity. The Essence FC is a great series of fly rods that any angler will be proud to own!