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Tanuki XL-1 - (Green) Italian - Sold Out
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Tanuki XL-1 - Italian has been developed and tested about a year with the cooperation of designer from Italy and rod engineers from Asia. It has been tested since September 2016 at fly fishing trade shows and related fly fishing events through out US and Italy. This this the lightest tenkara rod for its length on market today.
This is a full flex rod for Italian Fishers and Fishers who love slow action rod and delicate flexibility of Japanese tips, it is built for pinpoint casting. It feels slow(sweet) like glass fiber rod with the light weight of high modulus carbon fiber. It is designed and built with Japanese Toray high modulus carbon. it is designed for anglers who like to fish with a small dry fly as well as heavy Czech nymphing style. This is a good flex rod with no Oscillation, experience tenkara fisher can take advantage to use super light Fluorocarbon level line #2.0 - #2.5
Blanks: Japanese carbon fiber by Toray Length: ~ 13'-3" (405 cm)
Closed Size: about 60 cm (~23")
Weight: ~73 grams 2.5 oz - without Nose Cap
Color: Black and Semi Gloss finish
Grip: High density synthetic EVA foam
, Length: 11.25" (28.5cm),
Color: Red and Black,
Line Recommendation : Fluorcarbon Level Line #2.5 or higher
Tippet Recommendation: 4 ft of 5x tippet.