Freshwater Rods

34 Products

EXPRIDE CASTING

The 2017 Expride series was meticulously tested by touring pros and tackle junkies across the United States for two full seasons. This series incorporates Shimano's Hi-Power X and features a wide variety of versatile actions, plus a handful of technique specific rods to meet the demands of some of the most specialized fishing styles.


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EXPRIDE SPINNING

The 2017 Expride series was meticulously tested by touring pros and tackle junkies across the United States for two full seasons. This series incorporates Shimano's Hi-Power X and features a wide variety of versatile actions, plus a handful of technique specific rods to meet the demands of some of the most specialized fishing styles.


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ZODIAS CASTING

Zodias is built with the purpose to give you, the angler, a crisp and responsive rod that delivers incredible casting distance and accuracy. Utilizing our Shimano Hi-Power X construction, we are able to significantly reduce blank twist, allowing you to efficiently and easily transfer more energy through the rod. But we didn't stop with casting distance and accuracy. The crisp, lightweight blank delivers every tick and vibration down through the custom CI4+ reel seat.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Zodias Casting

Construction

Hi-Power X?Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

CI4 Reel Seat

Guide Type

Fuji Alconite Guides with Fuji SIC Tip


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ZODIAS SPINNING

Zodias is built with the purpose to give you, the angler, a crisp and responsive rod that delivers incredible casting distance and accuracy. Utilizing our Shimano Hi-Power X construction, we are able to significantly reduce blank twist, allowing you to efficiently and easily transfer more energy through the rod.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Zodias Spinning

Construction

Hi-Power X?Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

CI4 Reel Seat

Guide Type

Fuji Alconite Guides with Fuji SIC Tip


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CRUCIAL CASTING

The new Crucial rods are created with C4S-HM Construction, Custom Shimano reel seats with Cork Handles in either full grip or split grip.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Crucial Casting

Construction

C4S Construction-HM

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Fuji Alconite Guides


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CRUCIAL SPINNING

The new Crucial rods are created with C4S-HM Construction, Custom Shimano reel seats with Cork Handles in either full grip or split grip.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Crucial Spinning

Construction

C4S-HM Construction

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Fuji Alconite Guides


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CURADO CASTING

Shimano's new, tournament-quality, Curado rods feature a mixture of versatile and technique-specific actions, covering the spectrum of techniques for hardcore bass anglers. Light and sensitive Hybrid High Modulus UD Carbon with Nanoresin blanks, high-quality cork grips and FUJI components throughout. FUJI tangle free Alconite guides and matte rubberized, soft touch coated FUJI reel seats mean Curado rods are loaded with high-end features for high-end performance.

QUICK SPECS

Series

Curado

Construction

Hybrid High Modulus UD Carbon with Nanoresin blanks

Grip

High-quality cork grips

Guide Type

FUJI


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CURADO SPINNING

Shimano's new, tournament-quality, Curado rods feature a mixture of versatile and technique-specific actions, covering the spectrum of techniques for hardcore bass anglers. Light and sensitive Hybrid High Modulus UD Carbon with Nanoresin blanks, high-quality cork grips and FUJI components throughout. FUJI tangle free Alconite guides and matte rubberized, soft touch coated FUJI reel seats mean Curado rods are loaded with high-end features for high-end performance.

QUICK SPECS

Series

Curado

Construction

Hybrid High Modulus UD Carbon with Nanoresin blanks

Grip

High-quality cork grips

Guide Type

FUJI


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COMPRE CASTING

Shimano redesigned the Compre series of casting and spinning rods to create an all-around rod with top-of-the-line features. The updated actions and powers in the series will help the most serious multi-species anglers get more out of their pursuit of bass, walleye, muskie and inshore saltwater species.

QUICK SPECS

Series

COMPRE

Construction

24 TON CARBON CONSTRUCTION FOR DURABILITY AND SENSITIVITY

Guide Type

FUJI ALCONITE GUIDES


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COMPRE SPINNING

Shimano redesigned the Compre series of casting and spinning rods to create an all-around rod with top-of-the-line features. The updated actions and powers in the series will help the most serious multi-species anglers get more out of their pursuit of bass, walleye, muskie and inshore saltwater species.

QUICK SPECS

Series

COMPRE

Construction

24 TON CARBON CONSTRUCTION FOR DURABILITY AND SENSITIVITY

Guide Type

FUJI ALCONITE GUIDES


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SLX SPINNING

SLX offers tournament level performance at a price that all anglers can afford.  With versatile actions throughout the lineup, there is an SLX to cover any technique.  SLX rods feature an attractive and sensitive carbon foregrip, as well as a Shimano

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

SLX Spinning

Construction

24 Ton Carbon Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Number of Models

7

Reel Seat

Original Real Seat

Guide Type

Titanium Oxide


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SLX CASTING

SLX offers tournament level performance at a price that all anglers can afford.  With versatile actions throughout the lineup, there is an SLX to cover any technique.  SLX rods feature an attractive and sensitive carbon foregrip, as well as a Shimano

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

SLX Casting

Construction

24 Ton Carbon Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Number of Models

13

Reel Seat

Original Real Seat

Guide Type

Titanium Oxide


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EXAGE CASTING

Fill your rod locker with Shimano quality that won't break the bank. The all-new Exage rods from Shimano deliver a high performance bass rod series that takes whatever the tournament trail dishes out. This compact series of rods delivers everything you need to get the job done on the water.

QUICK SPECS

Series

EXAGE

Construction

30 TON CARBON CONSTRUCTION FOR LIGHT WEIGHT, SENSITIVITY AND DURABILITY

Guide Type

FUJI ALCONITE GUIDES


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EXAGE CRANKING

Fill your rod locker with Shimano quality that won't break the bank. The all-new Exage rods from Shimano deliver a high performance bass rod series that takes whatever the tournament trail dishes out. This compact series of rods delivers everything you need to get the job done on the water.

QUICK SPECS

Series

EXAGE

Construction

30 TON CARBON CONSTRUCTION FOR LIGHT WEIGHT, SENSITIVITY AND DURABILITY

Guide Type

FUJI ALCONITE GUIDES


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EXAGE SPINNING

Fill your rod locker with Shimano quality that won't break the bank. The all-new Exage rods from Shimano deliver a high performance bass rod series that takes whatever the tournament trail dishes out. This compact series of rods delivers everything you need to get the job done on the water.

QUICK SPECS

Series

EXAGE

Construction

30 TON CARBON CONSTRUCTION FOR LIGHT WEIGHT, SENSITIVITY AND DURABILITY

Guide Type

FUJI ALCONITE GUIDES


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CLARUS SPINNING

The new Clarus rod line offers high-quality and a wide range of styles and actions for serious anglers at a very affordable price. 30 ton graphite blanks on spinning and casting models, Fuji guides and reel seats, High-quality, AA cork handles

QUICK SPECS

Series

CLARUS

Construction

30 TON GRAPHITE BLANKS

Grip

AA CORK

Guide Type

ALUMINUM-OXIDE


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CLARUS CASTING

The new Clarus rod line offers high-quality and a wide range of styles and actions for serious anglers at a very affordable price. 30 ton graphite blanks on spinning and casting models, Fuji guides and reel seats, High-quality, AA cork handles

QUICK SPECS

Series

CLARUS

Construction

30 TON GRAPHITE BLANKS

Grip

AA CORK

Guide Type

ALUMINUM-OXIDE


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CONVERGENCE SPINNING

All new Convergence delivers a workhorse series of rods with Shimano performance and quality components. The compact line-up of lengths, powers and actions are suited for a variety of techniques and species. Avid anglers appreciate this no-nonsense series of rods to taret bass, walleye, panfish and inshore saltwater species.

QUICK SPECS

Series

CONVERGENCE

Construction

HIGH COMPOSITE BLANK CONSTRUCTION FOR POWER AND DURABILITY

Guide Type

FUJI O-RING GUIDES


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CONVERGENCE CASTING

All new Convergence delivers a workhorse series of rods with Shimano performance and quality components. The compact line-up of lengths, powers and actions are suited for a variety of techniques and species. Avid anglers appreciate this no-nonsense series of rods to taret bass, walleye, panfish and inshore saltwater species.

QUICK SPECS

Series

CONVERGENCE

Construction

HIGH COMPOSITE BLANK CONSTRUCTION FOR POWER AND DURABILITY

Guide Type

FUJI O-RING GUIDES


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SELLUS CASTING

Sellus casting rods are built with 24 ton graphite construction, Custom reel seat and handle design with Aluminum Oxide guides

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sellus Casting

Construction

24-Ton Graphite Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Low Profile Aluminum Casting Guides


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SELLUS SPINNING

Sellus Spinning rods are built with 24 ton graphite construction, Custom reel seat and handle designs with Aluminum Oxide guides

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sellus Spinning

Construction

24-Ton Graphite Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Low Profile Alumunum Oxide Guides


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SELLUS SPINNING TRAVEL

Sellus Spinning rods are built with 24 ton graphite construction, Custom reel seat and handle designs with Aluminum Oxide guides

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sellus Spinning Travel

Construction

24-Ton Graphite Construction

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Low Profile Alumunum Oxide Guides


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SELLUS SPINNING TROUT PANFISH

Sellus Spinning rods are built with 24 ton graphite construction, Custom reel seat and handle designs with Aluminum Oxide guides

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sellus Spinning Trout Panfish

Construction

24-Ton Graphite Construction

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Low Profile Alumunum Oxide Guides


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SENSILITE SPINNING

Shimano’s new Sensilite series was specially designed to be both light weight and sensitive.  With UL and L powers across the series, Sensilite is perfect for targeting Panfish and Crappie with small jigs and plugs.  Quality split grip cork handles

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sensilite Spinning

Construction

24 Ton Blend

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Number of Models

4

Guide Type

Aluminum Oxide Micro


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SENSILITE CASTING

Shimano’s new Sensilite series was specially designed to be both light weight and sensitive.  With UL and L powers across the series, Sensilite is perfect for targeting Panfish and Crappie with small jigs and plugs.  Quality split grip cork handles

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Sensilite Casting

Construction

24 Ton Blend

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Number of Models

1

Guide Type

Aluminum Oxide Micro


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SCIMITAR CASTING

The all-new Scimitar series by Shimano was designed with a high-end look and feel that outclasses every rod in its class. For freshwater, salmon or light inshore applications, these lightweight and powerful graphite rods offer the right powers and actions to land your favorite species on any lake, river or coastal waters.

QUICK SPECS

Series

SCIMITAR

Construction

GRAPHITE COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION FOR A LIGHT AND SENSITIVE BLANK

Grip

FULL CORK HANDLES FOR ALL DAY COMFORT

Guide Type

LIGHTWEIGHT ALUMINUM OXIDE GUIDES


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SCIMITAR SPINNING

The all-new Scimitar series by Shimano was designed with a high-end look and feel that outclasses every rod in its class. For freshwater, salmon or light inshore applications, these lightweight and powerful graphite rods offer the right powers and actions to land your favorite species on any lake, river or coastal waters.

QUICK SPECS

Series

SCIMITAR

Construction

GRAPHITE COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION FOR A LIGHT AND SENSITIVE BLANK

Guide Type

FULL CORK HANDLES FOR ALL DAY COMFORT


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SOJOURN CASTING

The new Sojourn rod line offers a great custom look at a competitive price. The blank features graphite composite construction which is light, super durable and comes in the most popular actions.

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Series

SOJOURN

Construction

Graphite composite

Grip

EVA


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SOJOURN SPINNING

The new Sojourn rod line offers a great custom look at a competitive price. The blank features graphite composite construction which is light, super durable and comes in the most popular actions.

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Series

SOJOURN

Construction

Graphite composite

Grip

EVA


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STIMULA SPINNING

Shimano Stimula spinning rods were built to deliver a reliable rod series for years of great fishing on the water. This hardy line of rods comes in a variety of lengths and actions that will handle a wide range of species and build a strong legacy of fishing experiences.

QUICK SPECS

Series

STIMULA

Construction

RESPONSIVE GRAPHITE COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION

Grip

COMFORTABLE FULL CORK HANDLES

Guide Type

LIGHTWEIGHT ALUMINUM OXIDE GUIDES


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SOLARA SPINNING

Shimano's Solara series of rods are designed to be ideal tools for new anglers to learn the art. All the rods are built from fiberglass and feature cork handles.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Solara Spinning

Construction

Aeroglass Construction

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Aluminum Oxide Guides


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SOLARA CASTING

Solara rods feature Shimanos Aeroglass construction with a graphite reel seat and P-Cork grips.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

Solara Casting

Construction

Aeroglass Construction

Grip

Cork Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

O Ring


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FX CASTING

These casting rods feature Shimanos Aeroglass construction, EVA handles and a graphite reel seat.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

FX Casting

Construction

Aeroglass Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Graphite

Guide Type

Reinforced Aluminum Oxide guides


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FX SPINNING

These Spinning rods feature Shimanos Aeroglass construction, EVA handles and a graphite reel seat.

QUICK SPECS

Rod Type

Freshwater

Series

FX Spinning

Construction

Aeroglass Construction

Grip

EVA Handle Grips

Reel Seat

Custom Reel Seat

Guide Type

Reinforced Aluminum Oxide Guides


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