For a long time now Surf casters and rock anglers that like to use overhead reels for casting have been on the lookout for a rod that offers new impressive technology and now it has arrived in the form of the Daiwa Saltist overhead casting rod.
At 9 foot 6 inches this rod is the ideal all-round crossover for those who want to cast into the surf or fish from the rocks but are not after a super long rod. One of the impressive features of this overhead casting rod is the ability to fish up to PE6 which is approximately 60lb braid therefore anglers that are on the hunt for big jewfish or small beach sharks are going to love the power behind this rod.
♦ Model: Daiwa Saltist Hyper 962XHB
♦ Type: Overhead
♦ Sections: 2
♦ Length: 290 cm (9ft 6 inch)
♦ Action: Extra Heavy
♦ Taper: Fast
♦ Cast Weight: 60 to 150 grams
♦ Rec. Line: MAX PE 6 (approx 60lb)
♦ Fuji Guides are used
♦ Fuji reel seat
Note: Please use image as reference only – image supplied by Daiwa as one of the rods in the saltiest hyper range and variations can therefore occur.
If you are going to purchase this fishing rod you need to be aware that it is only suitable for use with overhead reels. We would suggest using a 30-50 size overhead fishing reel in the Daiwa reel range most of which can be found on our website by heading over to our fishing reels page and finding the Daiwa reel logo link. Should you require further assistance in reel choice, get in touch with us and one of our staff members will assist.
♦ The Saltist hyper 962XHB overhead fishing rod is constructed at a size that makes the perfect crossover between rock casting and surf casting.
♦ Quality construction including bias wrap – stronger rod with a more impressive action without blank twist.
♦ Fuji components - Daiwa recognizes the need for quality especially when an angler intends to use braid fishing line. O concept guides will give you durability and cast ability enhancements.
If you are looking for an overhead surf or rock fishing rod to add to your collection, you don’t need to look further. Complete your collection by purchasing the Daiwa Saltist Hyper Fishing Rod SAH 962XHB today!