Saltwater Rod Manufacturers
How much do you want to spend?
E glass -- Where toughness, durability and cost are factors
S glass -- casting rods for light line and lures
graphite -- the next step up from s glass but more prone to breakage than fiberglass
composite -- combination of glass and graphite
Extra Fast: Flex in the upper 1/4 of the rod blank
Fast: Flex in the upper 1/3 of the rod blank
Moderate: Flex in the upper 1/2 of the rod blank
Slow: Flex is from the lower 1/3 of the rod blank to the tip
Under 50 bucks.
(Referred to as Googan Canes)
PS The ugly stick is the number 1 selling fishing rod of all time.
Shakespeare ugly stick
All Shakespeare facilities are now located in South Carolina.
Silstar / Pinnacle
(low end products mfg. china)
Over 50 bucks
Anyfish Anywhere Rods
Anyfish Anywhere is a British company
with a US division. email: [email protected]
for more info.
G - Loomis
Cal Star Rods
Batson Rain Shadow
Made by Sea striker
This list isnt by any stretch comprehensive.
There are many others that are manufactured and made
for bass pro shops and cabelas for example.
Please add any info you find here.