Jan 22, Messages: Reel ultra smooth ideal for rough ground beach too.. World Sea Fishing Forums. I’ll concede that a 1 piece has the best power transition, but really worth all that extra hassle? I found it had enough power for the bigger fish but still enough sensitivity for the small guys and was fine at casting. Like new only used for 1 10 day trip.
Most rods for popper fishing are around the 8 ft mark. You will never find a two piece rod, whether it be front grip jointed, or regular ferule jointed that will be as strong, or fish as well as a one piece rod. Mark Harris , May 9, Number of Pieces see all. Item location see all. So I know that there ain’t a rod to handle all situations. The ML version is suitable for use with smaller lures in both fresh and saltwater and can also be used for light float fishing.
Looking for a travel popping rod
Two Shimano kaibutsu popping rods what is the difference between them? In itself I agree but with practice an angler will still be able to cast just as far with a shorter rod and even further with a longer one. Fishing Type see all. These rods can be fished at two different lengths, 8ft or 9ft making it easier to adapt to the fishing conditions you encounter without carrying several different rods.
The higher the number, the stronger the carbon.
Also for shore use,has handled 9 kg. My plan is to bring 3 different setups. Cape North 43 Sailboat Messages: Customer support monday to friday.
Star Tackle Singapore: Shimano Caranx Kaibutsu
Features quality fixtures and fittings which include a gimble butt cap, strong spigot joints and ergonomically shaped EVA handles for maximum grip and comfort. Just not sure if I should take the g or g version of the rod. They all look great! Hybrid rod embracing both casting ability and fish stopping power. I’ve found this rod a few days ago and it seems to match relatively good to what I’m looking for. With kaibuysu transport length of only 64cm, you will always find a place to stow your rod.
Mako Inshore Messages: MauriceMay 9, You must log in or sign up to reply here. Shimano caranx kaibutsu long cast: Good fishing and tight lines Jan. I’m now looking for a travel rod for popping and eventually some light jigging.
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Star Tackle Singapore: Shimano SpeedMaster Kaibutsu
Reel ultra smooth ideal for rough ground beach too. Be the first to write your review!
May shimmano, 7. Fast action rod ideally suited for targeting medium sized fish. Hi Quaylewd, did you get to compare the S. Images for illustration purposes only. The number following the XT XT60denotes the quality of carbon fibre used. These multi section rods now are as good as kaibuts 2 piece shhimano losing very little action! The XH version is suitable for use with larger lures in both fresh and saltwater and can also be used for float fishing or light bottom fishing.
I have had a fair bit of experience of the Caranx Kaibutsu range and although the Long Cast is the best of the models, there are better choices out there in this price range unless you are getting them very cheap.
These rods can be fished at two different lengths, 9ft or 10ft making it easier to adapt to the fishing conditions you encounter without carrying several different rods.
Log in or Sign up. If you are fishing mid range fish then a longer rod is a good option. Could someone make any suggestions? The second’s a salutary about ‘high sticking’!
I basically built or bought my whole arsenol in duplicate for home and travel because I got sick of long rod tubes and checking luggage.
Rated for PElinereel. I can imagine that fishing panama is serious business! Here some info from other guys who’ve used both rods: Do you already have an account?
I’ve not used the PI yet,bought it for a trip to Panama which didn’t go through in the end. Size of reel would be the next decision to be made The weight difference alone with and without the rod tube in a busy airport is enough to keep me away from the 1 piece rods. Shinano in a cloth bag with hardcase tube. The ML version is suitable for use with smaller lures in both fresh and saltwater and can also be used for light float fishing. I will try to pair it with a Daiwa Freams J spooled with 50lb PowerPro and do some testing in the local freshwater.
SergeJul 5, I’ll concede shlmano a 1 piece has the best power transition, but really worth all that extra hassle?
Shimano popping rod choice?
Rod Length see all. Yes, my password is: A unique range of saltwater spinning rods, each with its own action based on application or target species. I suspect this is part of carnx series replacing the Kaibutsus. I hate to keep disagreeing with you on this, but can you seriously say that checking and dealing with an 8.