The Burkheimer 9 foot 5 inch 6 weight deserves consideration as a sturdy fly rod for streamer fishing, heavy nymph rigs, or general fishing in windy conditions or for oversized trout. Even with a strong backbone the 695-4 has that distinct “Burkie feel” that defines the brand across multiple families and styles of rods.
Reel Seat: Bright Nickel w/Maple
Guides: Chrome Nanolite stripper with hard chrome snakes
Blank Color: Deep Cedar Green
Winding Check: Nickel Silver
Cork Inlay: Three layer
Handle: Half wells select Flor grade cork