This is not exactly single hand Spey casting but more like single hand Skagit casting.  I’m trying out a home made commando head on a garage sale single hander a friend gave to me.  I think it might be a fiberglass rod. It has metal ferules. It took me a few casts to get the

I have not invested in an OPST Commando head, yet, because I shot my wad on a Carron competition rod and a fabulous Galeforce shooting head that is 72′ long and weighs in at over 1000 grains.  These long lines are great fun for recreational casting and distance competitions.  What is recreational casting?  In my