Articles Matching rods

G Loomis PRO 4X Fly Rods - Fly Fishing Tackle Review
Jose Wejebe shares his first impressions of the new G. Loomis PRO 4X series of fly rods in this fly fishing tackle review.
Questions and Answers About Rods and Reels
Jose answers some questions about rods and reels.
Key West Wahoo & Sharks

In Key West, what happens when you mix blood and guts, wahoo and sharks, in the wintertime? Well, down here, we go swimming!

This is the time of year that we spend a fair amount of time close to the edge of the reef just off Key West. Most of the inshore water is cold, but the warm offshore waters of the Gulf Stream move in closer.


Fishing Cosmoledo with Frontier Fly Fishing
What do you do when you get a call from a couple of guys from South Africa who say they want to take you on an expedition to some of the most remote atolls in the Seychelles Island chain. You reply "when, where, yes please!"
Butterfly Fishing Key West
We went out today just with the intent to locate some new bottom for fishing and maybe do a little underwater filming. The Shimano group is in town so Rush Maltz (a Key West Captain and friend) and I took out Dave Pfieffer, Pat Smith, Jeff and Bryan out to some remote places and started looking for fish
Deep jigging with Shimano Butterfly Jigs
Deep jigging has always been a very productive way of catching fish all up and down the water column. Traditionally most of that has been done with a large heavy bucktail or nylon jig. The jig is dropped to the bottom and then retrieved to the surface.
G Loomis NRX Fly Rods - Fly Fishing Tackle Review
Jose Wejebe shares his impressions of the new G Loomis NRX Fly Rods featuring Nano Resin technology.

Raw Cuts Matching rods

Shimano Thunnus series Spinning Reels and Terez rods
The new Shimano Thunnus series of spinning reels have been redesigned with many new design features to help make the reel lighter and better suited for braided line. New Dartanium 2 drags, Propulsion Line Management System, and a redesigned Propulsion Spool Lip are a few of the new key features. Check out some photos we took while testing the new Shimano Thunnus Spinning Reels.

Galleries Matching rods

Bluefin Tuna Fishing in Cape Cod MA with Spinning Rods & Topwater Lures
Bluefin Tuna fishing in Cape Cod MA with Captain Terry Nugent. Pretty cool especially when the Bluefin Tuna are running close to 200lbs and you are fishing for them with pinning rods and topwater lures!

G Loomis PRO 4X Fly Rods
There is some exciting buzz on iCast floor this year as G. Loomis announced the new PRO 4X series of fly rods.  Jose Wejebe shares his first impression of the new G. Loomis PRO 4X series of Fly Rods

Videos Matching rods

Shimano Butterfly Jigs 3
As the evolution of the Buttefly Jig Vertical Jigging System continues, Shimano introduces a new flat sided jig as well as a new lighter material for the Trevala rods.
Shimano Butterfly Jigs 2
With the introduction of the Butterfly Vertical Jigging system came the need to develop new products such as rods, wind on leaders, and tackle storage solutions.
NEW Shimano Rod Tease
A quick tease of new Shimano rods coming soon.
Shimano Terez Boat Rod Series
Jose Wejebe and Robby Gant introduce the new Shimano Terez series of fishing rods. The new Terez boat rod series is made with an ultra strong and lightweight TC4 material and features new high quality components such as tangle free Fuji guides and aluminum reel seats. With many different lengths and actions available, there is a Terez rod for catching anything from big bluefin tunas in the northeast to 200lbs striped marlin in the pacific.
Catching A Tarpon While Testing New Fishing Tackle
Tarpon mass in large schools when they come into Key West harbor. The numbers, size, and the fighting ability of the tarpon make them the perfect focus group to see if the gear is up to handling the heavy loads and drags imposed on rods and reels.


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