A 5'6' rod for all your fishing needs!
Especially designed for use with the Shimano Dendou-Maru series of power assisted reels. The Status Bent Butt rods have been constructed utilising high power carbon and e-glass blank technology to withstand and absorb the pressures of deepwater fishing. The affordable Status Bent Butt series comes with ergonomic bent butt that allows for optimum angles when deploying baits, waiting for bites and fighting tough deepwater species like bass, hapuka 9groper) and bluenose. The Shimano Status range of rods has been designed and tested from the ground up by the team at Shimano Fishing New Zealand.
NZ DESIGNED! ~DESIGNED BY KIWIS FOR KIWIS! The Shimano Status range features responsive yet high powered Carbon & E-Glass blanks giving the best compromise between weight & durability. Status rods also feature Fuji reel seats and the latest technology Zirconia guides for use with braid on mono!
The extensive range of versatile rods employs rod-building technology normally reserved for high-end Shimano designs.
The Shimano Status range features responsive yet high-powered Carbon/E-glass blanks, graphite woven butt section, Fuji reel seats, Zirconia guides and a unique ball gimbal that makes fighting large fish a breeze.
The New Zealand coastline, rivers and lakes are diverse and require different approaches to successfully catch one's target species and the Shimano Status has a rod in it's range to suit most situations - from bait casters, spin, overhead and boat configurations, the Shimano Status has it covered. Not only are these rods a pleasure to use, they also look stunning cosmetically with a black blank highlighted with subtle flecks of silver, silver/blue bindings and a carbon weave that sets off the Shimano Status range of rods.
Take on the trophy size trout, salmon, trevally, blue cod, trumpeter, kahahwai, snapper and kingfish with this exciting range of rods
- Shimano Product Code: TDST620 - STATUS PE5-8 BENT BUTT
- Pieces: 2
- Line Weight: PE5-8 kg
- Blank Type: Hi Power Carbon
- Grip Assembly: DETACHABLE BENT BUTT
- Length: 1.67m / 5'6" ft
- Guide Type: PacBay Zirconium
- Action: Fast
- Gimbal Type: Alloy
- Reel Seat: Alloy