Conceived in 1921, Shimano, is a Japanese based company with strong environmental ethics whilst producing some of the finest fishing reels with the latest technological advancements. All of its products are geared towards creating a more holistic and authentic fishing experience.
The Shimano TX 2 rod series has been developed according to proven methods using XT60 carbon. This blank material creates a very thin yet powerful rod which will certainly benefit the casting performance.
The Shimano TX-2 Floater Rod offers not only strong blanks but delivers fast action and soft tip of the Shimano Tribal Floater rod makes this the perfect rod for controller fishing. The rod length is 12 ft but can be taken apart into sections to make the transport length of just 187 cm. This is ideal for the travelling angler that likes to switch up pegs during a session.
With a test curve of 2lbs, the Shimano TX2 rods boasts a stainless steel guide frame with six SiC guides that can help withstand the pressure fighting a carp can bring once its hooked. The power in the butt of this floater rod also simplifies mending line and setting the hook at range.
The TX 2 series has also been developed with a plastic line clip to help with keeping your line in place. In addition, the rod has a Fuji DPS reel seat as well as pink tipping above the black bottom layer which every angler will immediately notice.
The floater rod features cork read grip to create a weightless feel which is combined with an EVA material front grip which provides durability against freshwater debris.
Carp anglers are sure to love this rod as part of the trio ensemble.