You might go to a library or try to borrow the following magazine:
Fly Fisherman - May 1996 -
Look for the article by Dan Blanton:
Mix & Match Tips. A shooting taper system that makes meeting
any changing condition easy.
If you can't locate it let me know I can copy it for you or you might contact Dan himself.
He can provide you with all the info you need.
What weight rod are you throwing the 450 gr. Superhead on? On my 10 wt. when I approach 400 grains it starts becoming a bit much.
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