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Cortland 444 Classic Floating Fly Line
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Cortland 444 Classic Floating Fly Line

Cortland 444 Classic Floating Fly Line

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$59.99

The Cortland 444 "Classic" is a supple fly line with superior buoyancy and a glass smooth surface. The precision taper designs softly turn over your leaders for delicate presentations. This is the "classic" Cortland 444 line. It is an excellent line for all fishing conditions, including cold water situations.

Select from the models below
DT3F
DT3F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT4F
DT4F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT5F
DT5F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT6F
DT6F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT7F
DT7F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT8F
DT8F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
DT9F
DT9F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
73 ft.
Rear Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Rear Taper
8 ft.
Running Line
N/A
WF3F
WF3F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF4F
WF4F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF5F
WF5F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF6F
WF6F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF7F
WF7F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF8F
WF8F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
WF9F
WF9F
Type
Floating
Color
Peach
Total Length
90 ft.
Front Tip Length
0.5 ft.
Front Taper
8 ft.
Body Length
20 ft.
Rear Tip Length
N/A
Rear Taper
4 ft.
Running Line
57.5 ft.
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  • Core: Braided nylon multifilament
  • Welded loop
  • Floating
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