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Eagle Claw Starfire Downrigger Rods

Eagle Claw Starfire Downrigger Rods

Eagle Claws Starfire Downrigger Rods are beautifully designed with dark-blue wraps trimmed in gold. All-wire frame double footed ceramic guides with "Seal Flex" wraps. These 2-piece Starfire Downrigge…

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St Croix Premier Glass Trolling Rods

St Croix Premier Glass Trolling Rods

Gone are the days of pool-cue fiberglass rods with the handling characteristics of lead. St. Croix is now building top-grade glass rods that are lighter and more sensitive than you might have believed…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rod

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rod

Legendary Ugly Stik toughness, with light weight! Exclusive Howald Process™ Double-Built™ blank consists of a graphite inner core for added muscle, with an outer layer of E-Glass, providing both s…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Salmon Steelhead Casting Rod

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Salmon Steelhead Casting Rod

Shakespeares Big Water Salmon and Steelhead Casting Rod combines legendary Ugly Stik toughness with the perfect action for salmon and steelhead fishing! Exclusive Howald Process& Double-Built&…

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Lamiglas Certified Pro Series Spinning Rods

Lamiglas Certified Pro Series Spinning Rods

These extremely small-diameter, power-packed rods are the backbone of Lamiglas broadest, most popular family of rods -- now improved with even longer, stronger models! Each rod is fitted with the fine…

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St Croix Legend Tournament Walleye Casting Rods

St Croix Legend Tournament Walleye Casting Rods

Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technologyAdvanced Reinforcing Technology™ (ART™)High-modulus/high-strain SCIV graphite with NSi resin featuring 3M® Matrix resinFuji® K Serie…

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Daiwa DXW Walleye Spinning Rods

Daiwa DXW Walleye Spinning Rods

IM-7 graphite constructionFuji aluminum oxide guidesFuji reel seatsNatural cork fore-gripNo matter what techniques you prefer for catching Walleye, you?ll find a rod that?s perfect for the job in the …

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Catfish Spinning Rod

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Catfish Spinning Rod

Shakespeare Ugly stiks are extremely strong yet sensitive enough to detect the slightest bite. Americas favorite rod is built with the unique Howald Process that ensures youll get years of fish-fighti…

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Okuma Celilo Kokanee Downrigger Rod

Okuma Celilo Kokanee Downrigger Rod

Kokanee specific actionSensitive graphite composite blankAluminum oxide guide insertsStainless steel hooded reel inserts Designed with kokanee specific action, the Okuma Celilo Kokanee Downrigger Rods…

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Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Centerpin Rod

Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Centerpin Rod

Preferred lengths and actions of Gary Loomis Gorgeous translucent green blanks SiC guides Matching wraps and burl Premium cork Powerful butt section Ultra-sensitive tip Gary grew up fishing salmon and…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Catfish Casting Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Catfish Casting Rods

Shakespeares Ugly Stik Catfish Rods are extremely strong yet sensitive enough to detect the slightest cat bite. Americas favorite rod is built with the unique Howald Process™ that ensures youll get …

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Lamiglas Kokanee G1000 Trigger Rod

Lamiglas Kokanee G1000 Trigger Rod

Whether you cast or troll for kokanee or trout, the Lamiglas G1000 Trigger Rods ultra-light, progressive rod action will help you maximize your time on the water. This smooth Kokkanee G1000s graphite …

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Lamiglas Kokanee Classic Glass Trigger Rod

Lamiglas Kokanee Classic Glass Trigger Rod

The ultra-light Lamiglas Kokanee Classic Glass Rod lets downrigger anglers excel on the water by keeping things simple. This sensitive Lamiglas Kokanee Rod is fiberglass construction creates the moder…

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Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Rods

Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Rods

As long as anyone can remember, Browning has led the way to great days in the field. From the worlds finest hunting firearms and accessories to a superior line of fishing rods and reels, the spirit of…

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Okuma Classic Pro GLT Trolling Rod

Okuma Classic Pro GLT Trolling Rod

Durable fiberglass blank constructionStainless steel hooded reel seat with graphite cushion insertsStainless steel double foot guides with titanium oxide insertsDurable shrink tube over EVA butt for e…

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Walleye Angler Signature Series Spinning Rods

Walleye Angler Signature Series Spinning Rods

World-class gear for fish with TEETH. Designed by the pros... the best performance and the best values in the industry! Now with light, tough Powerwall construction and Soft Touch reel seats! Gary Par…

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Walleye Angler Signature Series Trigger Rods

Walleye Angler Signature Series Trigger Rods

World-class gear for fish with TEETH. Designed by the pros...the best performance and the best values in the industry! Now with light, tough Powerwall construction and Soft Touch reel seats!Gary Parso…

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GLoomis Salmon Series Trigger Rods

GLoomis Salmon Series Trigger Rods

The G.Loomis Salmon Series is no less than youd expect from a rod company born and bred in the heart of salmon country. Each power-packed Salmon rod features a soft, moderate action, letting it bend e…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Downrigger Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Big Water Downrigger Rods

For the challenge of big water fishing, anglers the world over have been relying on Ugly Stik to haul in record catches. Constructed with the unique Howald Process™, the Big Waters Double-Built™ b…

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Bass Pro Shops CatMaxx CMX Series Spinning Rods

Bass Pro Shops CatMaxx CMX Series Spinning Rods

An exclusive Bass Pro Shops series for those who chase the whiskered giants of the deep. Our beefy, heavy-duty CatMaxx spinning rods have the muscle to haul blues and flatheads out of their snaggy lai…

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Bass Pro Shops Power Plus Graphite Fly Rods

Bass Pro Shops Power Plus Graphite Fly Rods

Our advanced process combines graphite with fiberglass for superior flexibility and strength. Sensitive enough to detect light nibbles; accurate enough for long casts with full control. Lightweight de…

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St Croix Wild River Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rod

St Croix Wild River Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rod

Premium-quality SCII graphiteBatson Forecast aluminum oxide guidesDouble-plated black chrome framesPremium-grade cork handlesFuji reel seatsWhat better way to chase down hulking salmon or beefy steelh…

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St Croix Avid Series Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

St Croix Avid Series Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

Integrated Poly Curve tooling technology High-modulus SCIII graphite Fuji Alconite Concept guides Fuji reel seat Lifetime limited manufacturer is warranty Already one of the great rods of our time, th…

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Bass Pro Shops CatMaxx CMX Series Casting Rods

Bass Pro Shops CatMaxx CMX Series Casting Rods

An exclusive Bass Pro Shops series for those who chase the whiskered giants of the deep. Our beefy, heavy-duty CatMaxx rods have the muscle to haul blues and flatheads out of their snaggy lairs. Made …

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Okuma Aventa Float Rods

Okuma Aventa Float Rods

Perfect balance, flawless action -- the ideal partner for the Aventa Float Reel (sold separately). Sensitive IM-6 graphite blank construction is as powerful as it is sensitive; tall frame guides provi…

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St Croix Avid Series Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

St Croix Avid Series Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

Already well-known as one of the greatest rods of our time, St. Croix is Avid Series Salmon/Steelhead Trigger Rod is now even lighter, stronger, more sensitive and superhuman than ever. Re-engineered …

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St Croix Legend Tournament Musky Rods

St Croix Legend Tournament Musky Rods

Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technologyAdvanced Reinforcing Technology ™ (ART™)High-modulus/high-strain SCIV graphite with NSi resin featuring 3M® Matrix resinFuji® K Seri…

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Daiwa Theory Carp Rods

Daiwa Theory Carp Rods

High grade carbon blank with low-glare matte finish and strong tip-over-butt ferruleFuji® DPS reel seatLightweight, cut-proof SiC (Silicon Carbide) guidesMatte textured shrink tube gripsAluminum b…

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Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Casting Rods

Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Casting Rods

Preferred lengths and actions of Gary Loomis Gorgeous translucent green blanks SiC guides Matching wraps and burl Premium cork Powerful butt section Ultra-sensitive tip Gary grew up fishing salmon and…

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Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Spinning Rods

Temple Fork Outfitters Gary Loomis Signature Series Salmon Steelhead Specialty Spinning Rods

Preferred lengths and actions of Gary Loomis Gorgeous translucent green blanks SiC guides Matching wraps and burl Premium cork Powerful butt section Ultra-sensitive tip Gary grew up fishing salmon and…

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Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

For generations, Browning has led the way to great days in the field. From fine hunting firearms and accessories to fishing rods and reels, the spirit of innovation brings fresh opportunities for spor…

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Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

For generations, Browning has led the way to great days in the field. From fine hunting firearms and accessories to fishing rods and reels, the spirit of innovation brings fresh opportunities for spor…

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Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Noodle Rods

Browning Fishing Six Rivers Salmon Steelhead Noodle Rods

For generations, Browning has led the way to great days in the field. From fine hunting firearms and accessories to fishing rods and reels, the spirit of innovation brings fresh opportunities for spor…

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Lamiglas G1000 Series Trigger Rods

Lamiglas G1000 Series Trigger Rods

The G1000 name has a treasured history in salmon and steelhead fisheries. The secret of their success: a high-quality fishing tool at an honest American value -- affordable excellence! All G1000 rods …

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Lamiglas G1000 Series Spinning Rods

Lamiglas G1000 Series Spinning Rods

The G1000 name has a treasured history in salmon and steelhead fisheries. The secret of their success: a high-quality fishing tool at an honest American value -- affordable excellence! All G1000 rods …

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Lamiglas Certified Pro Series Trigger Rods

Lamiglas Certified Pro Series Trigger Rods

These extremely small-diameter, power-packed rods are the backbone of Lamiglas broadest, most popular family of rods -- now improved with even longer, stronger models! Each rod is fitted with the fine…

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Daiwa Maddragon Carp Rods

Daiwa Maddragon Carp Rods

Carbon and fiberglass composite blank Aluminum oxide guidesHalf-hood, quality reel seatShrink tube handleIncludes nylon rod sleeveMD2234 - Test Curve 2.75 lbs.MD2300 - Test Curve 3 lbs.MD2314 - Test C…

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Bass Pro Shops Graphite Series Muskie Trigger Rods

Bass Pro Shops Graphite Series Muskie Trigger Rods

IM6 graphite blankPac Bay? Hialoy guides Lightweight graphite reel seatCork gripsIncredibly tough, incredibly sensitive rods with top grade components! Bass Pro Shops Graphite Series Muskie Trigger Ro…

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St Croix Mojo Musky Rods

St Croix Mojo Musky Rods

Designed for big fish with voracious appetites Perfect for targeting muskie Premium-quality SCII graphite blanks Fast action Batson Forecast hard aluminum oxide guides with double-coated black chrome …

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Offshore Angler Power Plus Rods Downrigger

Offshore Angler Power Plus Rods Downrigger

Constructed of the finest quality fiberglass material, ideally suited for many types of angling. Glossy black rod shafts are highlighted with a double-epoxy finish. Hard chromed guides on boat rods, b…

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Bass Pro Shops Muskie Angler Trigger Rods

Bass Pro Shops Muskie Angler Trigger Rods

The best muskie rods on the market, bar none. Made to deliver both incredible feel and maximum strength without the forearm fatigue that plagues anglers using traditional muskie gear. All models featu…

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St Croix Legend Tournament Walleye Spinning Rods

St Croix Legend Tournament Walleye Spinning Rods

Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technologyAdvanced Reinforcing Technology™ (ART™)High-modulus/high-strain SCIV graphite with NSi resin featuring 3M® Matrix resinFuji® K Serie…

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St Croix Eyecon Walleye Casting Rod

St Croix Eyecon Walleye Casting Rod

Technique-specific one piece walleye rod designed and built for superior performance Premium-quality SCII graphite Batson Forecast hard aluminum oxide guides Fuji ECS reel seat Split-grip/premium-grad…

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Bass Pro Shops Leopard NFT Trolling Rods

Bass Pro Shops Leopard NFT Trolling Rods

Hi-Viz yellow glass blankEVA handleGimbal butt with capDouble-footbed guidesCeramic insertsTrollers running multi-rod sets who can "read" their rods at a glance stand the best chance of bringing in bi…

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St Croix Avid Series Carp Rods

St Croix Avid Series Carp Rods

Carp-specific actionsBuilt on high-modulus SCIII graphite blanksExclusive IPC technology makes the action nice and crispBlack-framed Fuji Alconite Concept guidesFuji DPS reel seats with gunsmoke hoods…

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BnM Ray Scott Telescopic Jigger Poles

BnM Ray Scott Telescopic Jigger Poles

Get back to bass basics with a jigger pole One of the oldest and most productive techniques Five-piece telescopic Unique tie-down/fold-down eyelet Get back to bass basics with the BnM Ray Scott Telesc…

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St Croix Eyecon Walleye Spinning Rods

St Croix Eyecon Walleye Spinning Rods

Technique-specific walleye rods designed and built for superior performance Premium-quality SCII graphite Batson Forecast hard aluminum oxide guides Fuji IPS reel seat Split-grip/premium-grade cork ha…

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Clam Meat Stick Series Ice Rods

Clam Meat Stick Series Ice Rods

Sanded glass blankTack-Grip handleIncredibly sensitive tipFast backbone provides leverage for larger fishClam Meat Stick Series Ice Rods sport sanded glass blanks with a light tip and an extremely fas…

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Schooleys Arctic Blue Ice Fishing Spinning Rods

Schooleys Arctic Blue Ice Fishing Spinning Rods

The fast action and sensitivity required for finicky bitersUltra-light rodLight blue-colored blankFluorescent red tip for increased visibilityOutfitted with reel ringsHook keeperSmooth guidesSure to s…

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Fenwick Elite Tech Ice Rods

Fenwick Elite Tech Ice Rods

High modulus graphite blanksTAC™ handle delivers increased grip and durabilityTwist-lock reel seat with stainless steel hoodA quality ice rod can make a hard day of fishing a great deal easier. Fenw…

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Bass Pro Shops Cane Poles

Bass Pro Shops Cane Poles

Durable, natural caneGreat for panfishPremium bambooFire hardenedStrong and water-resistentThese cane poles from Bass Pro Shops prove that you dont have to have a high-end fishing rod and reel set-up …

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Lite Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Lite Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

Amazingly light and tough, the salmon/steelhead series of Ugly Stik Lites feature Triple-Built design for strength and sensitivity. Youll also appreciate the Fuji® graphite reel seats with stainle…

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Bass Pro Shops Cane Poles with Kit

Bass Pro Shops Cane Poles with Kit

Durable natural bambooPerfect for panfishFire-hardenedStrong and water-resistantThese Cane Poles from Bass Pro Shops prove that you dont have to have a high-end fishing rod and reel set-up and a high-…

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Daiwa Longbow DF Carp Rods

Daiwa Longbow DF Carp Rods

Quality, ultra-slim carbon blank with low-glare matte finish and super-strong spigot ferruleSiC (Silicon Carbide) guides with gunsmoke frame, ultra-smooth and cut proofFuji® reel seatMedium profil…

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Daiwa Mission X Carp Rods

Daiwa Mission X Carp Rods

Integrated carbon mesh blankTip-over-butt ferruleMid-loading actionHigh compression tolerance and rapid recoverySlim, shrink grip handleQuality aluminum oxide guidesIncludes nylon rod sleeveMX2234 - T…

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Bass Pro Shops Snaggin Special Snagging Rods

Bass Pro Shops Snaggin Special Snagging Rods

Solid fiberglass blankStainless steel guidesAluminum double-lock reel seatExtra-long EVA gripsFinally, a rod built for the specialized technique of snagging! Bass Pro Shops Snaggin? Special Rods featu…

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St Croix Premier Ice Rods

St Croix Premier Ice Rods

Solid carbon blank Stainless steel guidesTraditional cork handleWhere theres ice, there are ice fishermen. And wherever there are ice fishermen, there are St. Croix ice rods. St. Croix Premier Ice Rod…

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Daiwa AccuDepth Lead Core Line Trolling and Planer Board Specialty Rods

Daiwa AccuDepth Lead Core Line Trolling and Planer Board Specialty Rods

Graphite composite blank constructionCut-proof aluminum oxide guidesEVA foam gripsMultipurpose hook keeperSpecialized trolling actionsDesigned to match perfectly with Daiwa AccuDepth Line Counter Reel…

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Clam Mackinaw Spinning Rod

Clam Mackinaw Spinning Rod

Short and stoutEasy to transport and storeExtra-long cork handleReduces fatigue from hours of "bobbing"A stout rod in a shorter length, the Mackinaw Spinning Rod is easy to both transport and store—…

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St Croix Eyecon Trolling Rods

St Croix Eyecon Trolling Rods

Premium SCII graphite and SCI linear S-glass blankTechnique-specific walleye seriesBatson Forecast? hard aluminum oxide guides w/double-coated black chrome framesFuji? TCS reel seat w/black hoodPremiu…

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Clam Mackinaw Baitcast Rods

Clam Mackinaw Baitcast Rods

Hyper Modulus Graphite blank reduces fatigueExtra sensitiveSpiraled guide wrap helps absorb shockExtra-long, split-grip cork handleDesigned for braided line, the Mackinaw Baitcast Rod is one of the mo…

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St Croix Legend Ice Fishing Rods

St Croix Legend Ice Fishing Rods

Patented built-in strike indicator systemSee the lightest bump or bite well before actually feeling the hitSolid carbon blank for extreme sensitivity and durabilityComfortable, secure-lock reel seatPr…

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Daiwa DXW Walleye Trolling Rods

Daiwa DXW Walleye Trolling Rods

IM-7 graphite constructionFuji aluminum oxide guidesFuji reel seatsNatural cork fore-gripNo matter what techniques you prefer for catching Walleye, you?ll find a rod that?s perfect for the job in the …

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St. Croix Legend Elite Salmon  Steelhead Spinning Rods

St. Croix Legend Elite Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technologyAdvanced Reinforcing Technology™ Super high-modulus graphite with NSi resin in lower section for added power with reduced weight3M® Matrix Resin fo…

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St. Croix Legend Elite Salmon  Steelhead Trigger Rods

St. Croix Legend Elite Salmon Steelhead Trigger Rods

Integrated Poly Curve® (IPC®) tooling technologyAdvanced Reinforcing Technology™ Super high-modulus SCVI graphite with NSi resin in lower section for added power with reduced weight3M® Matrix Res…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Striper Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Striper Rods

Quick-taper Clear TipQuick-taper Clear Tip® designBlank-through-handle constructionGuides have stainless-steel frames and aluminum oxide insertsComfortable EVA handlesOffering the perfect actions for…

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Lamiglas G1000 Series Salmon and Steelhead Casting Rods

Lamiglas G1000 Series Salmon and Steelhead Casting Rods

The G1000 name has a treasured history in salmon and steelhead fisheries. The secret of their success: a high-quality fishing tool at an honest American value -- affordable excellence! All G1000 rods …

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Lamiglas G1000 Series Salmon and Steelhead Spinning Rods

Lamiglas G1000 Series Salmon and Steelhead Spinning Rods

The G1000 name has a treasured history in salmon and steelhead fisheries. The secret of their success: a high-quality fishing tool at an honest American value -- affordable excellence! All G1000 rods …

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Lite Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Lite Salmon Steelhead Spinning Rods

Amazingly light and tough, the salmon/steelhead series of Ugly Stik Lites features Triple-Built design for strength and sensitivity. Youll also appreciate the Fuji® graphite reel seats with stainless…

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Shimano Talora Trolling Rods

Shimano Talora Trolling Rods

Crisp, light, nearly indestructible Talora Trolling Rods featuring Shimano is new TC4 construction - 2 layers of T-Glass plus inner and outer layers of high-modulus graphite. The Downrigger Planer and…

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St. Croix Premier Series Musky Rods

St. Croix Premier Series Musky Rods

This is where most anglers get their first taste of St. Croix quality. The Premier is an affordable series, but the quick, precise tapers, lightweight SCII graphite blanks, and aluminum oxide guides e…

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Daiwa AccuDepth Specialty Rods

Daiwa AccuDepth Specialty Rods

Graphite composite blank constructionCut-proof aluminum oxide guidesEVA foam gripsMultipurpose hook keeperSpecialized trolling actionsDesigned to match perfectly with Daiwa AccuDepth Line Counter Reel…

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Shakespeare Ugly Stik Striper Spinning Rods

Shakespeare Ugly Stik Striper Spinning Rods

Quick-taper Clear Tip designBlank-through-handle constructionGuides have stainless-steel frames and aluminum oxide insertsComfortable EVA handlesShakespeares Ugly Stik Striper Spinning Rods utilize a …

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