Free 2-Day Shipping on Orders Over $50

Detail Images

  • Hardy - Zephrus SWS Fly Rod - 4-Piece - #10/FW+EH

Current Color

  • Hardy - Zephrus SWS Fly Rod - 4-Piece - #10/FW+EH

Hardy Zephrus SWS Fly Rod - 4-Piece


Free 2-Day shipping on orders over $50. Learn More

Select style & size:

Select options
  • Select options
    • #10/FW+EH, 9ft

    3 Reviews


    Just don't trout set.

    You won't be coming back from your next bonefish trip with a bunch of stories about all the fish that got away when you bring the Hardy Zephrus SWS Fly Rod along. Replacing the popular Proaxis in the Hardy lineup, the all-new Zephrus SWS is made with Hardy's Sintrix 440 blank configuration, delivering a lighter, stronger, and all around better in-hand feel than its predecessor. The Zephrus maintains that fast action casting feel that made the Proaxis so popular among saltwater enthusiasts, but it now has more power to make those long distance casts, without sacrificing the lightness needed to make precise 30-35 yard casts, as well as those delicate presentations necessary to hook skittish fish nearby.

    Being the SWS version of the Zephrus, this rod is set up to handle highly corrosive salt water fisheries. The anodized barstock 6061 aluminum spacer will resist rust and wear if you inadvertently dunk your rod, and the up-locking reel seat offers a secure connection between your rod and reel. The black pearl recoil guides are shatter-resistant and offer a smooth and fast feel as your lines passes through them. When you do hook into that big one, the powerful butt section will give you the power needed to bring that fiesty fish into the boat, while the extended handle with fighting butt will give you some extra leverage over those fish that refuse to cooperate.

    • Sintrix 440 blank
    • Fast action
    • Barstock 6061 aluminum spacers
    • Up-locking reel seat
    • REC black pearl recoil guides
    • Rod tube included
    • Item #HDY000P

    Tech Specs

    Sintrix 440
    9 ft
    Rod Weight
    #8, #9, #10, #11, #12
    full wells with extension handle
    Claimed Weight
    [#8] 4 oz, [#9] 4.5 oz, [#10] 4.6 oz, [#11] 4.9 oz, [#12] 5.0 oz
    Recommended Use
    salt water fishing
    Manufacturer Warranty
    limited lifetime

    Tech Specs

    • Reviews
    • Q & A

    What do you think about this product?

    Have questions about this product?

    Even the score!!!

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    This is a solid rod all around. It put monster rooster fish in their place in Mexico and casted giant flies into the wind with precision. Fished all day with this rod and my arm never tired. Super light even though I cast the 11wt. I think it feels lighter then some of the 8wts I have.

    Rooster Rod!!

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

    I bought this rod in a 10wt for my Roosterfish trip. Threw giant flies into the wind with no problem. Handled the Baja beast with ease!!!