Shimano’s Saltwater Fishing Rods are exactly what you have learned to expect from Shimano, a great, high-quality, and versatile rod. Like Shimano Freshwater Rods, these rods come in two different types, Baitcasting and Spinning. These rods are designed to be super tough and be able to withstand the punishments of the sea and the huge game fish that come along with it. Shimano has designed these rods to provide you with countless hours of operation and give you the piece of mind knowing they will perform every time. For over 80 years, Shimano has concentrated on precision engineering, one step at a time. Creating the most innovative products and processes you can hold in your hand today.
The Shimano Talavera Casting Saltwater Rods are made of either Shimano Aeroglass or Graphite Composite, depending upon the model. The rod butt on many models feature a high quality graphite gimbal butt to fit securely in rod holders and fighting belts. This series of casting rods range from 6’0” to 7’0” long and have seven to eight Fuji aluminum oxide guides. All models have EVA grips and a lifetime warranty. There are three handle styles and the power ranges from medium light to extra heavy. The Talavera casting rods come in different specifications and are suitable for catching most kinds of sport fish.
The Shimano Talavera series of spinning rods are durable and constructed only with high quality materials that are long lasting. These rods are suitable for catching many types of fish, including larger species and ones known for putting up a fight. All models have a fast action, several Fuji aluminum oxide guides and EVA grips. The reel seat and rod are made with graphite and graphite composite. Some models also have a graphite gimbal with a cap. The power ranges from medium light to heavy, depending on the model. All models of Talavera spinning rods are one piece and the length is either 6’6” or 7’0”.
Shimano Talavera North East Specialty Casting Saltwater Rods are designed and crafted with high quality materials like Shimano Aeroglass and graphite to provide outstanding performance. With their fast action and extreme durability, these rods will handle the toughest fighting fish in the water. Offering various options on each of the two models like roller guide tips, graphite gimbals with caps and aluminum or graphite reel seats, these rods will certainly not disappoint.
Another top notch mid-high end rod by Shimano that offers extremely light weight and high sensitivity. This rod not only fishes like a dream but it looks like one as well. Featuring New Concept Fuji Alconite guides and attractively and comfortably shaped Grade-A cork handles, these rods fish as good as they look.