The Shimano Backbone Elite fishing rods have caught countless trophy fish in the waters around Australia. From marlin to tuna, sharks to wahoo! The Backbone elite rods by Shimano stand as a symbol of great value, high quality fishing rods among big fish enthusiasts.
The Shimano Backbone Elite 15kg roller tip fishing rod is a game fishing rod designed to be used with large overhead style reels.
Shimano Backbone rods have a special blended Graphite Composite construction, producing a fishing rod that provides superior strength and a solid working curve so when you’re toughing it out with big fish the rod is working with you!
This particular Shimano Backbone Elite 15kg roller tip game fishing rod is a 1 piece fishing rod rated for use with 15kg line class; it is 1.7 metre in length. Features heavy duty guides and a roller tip.
Target Species; marlin, sharks, tuna, spanish mackerel, wahoo, etc
♦ Length: 1.7m (5’ 7”)
♦ Line Class: 15kg (30lb)
♦ Stand Up Rod Straight Butt with Slick butt rear grip
♦ PAC BAY quality roller guides & reel seats
♦ Anodized metal reel seats and gimbal
♦ Custom shaped EVA fore grip
♦ Graphite Composite Blank construction
♦ Ultra cool Blue fish-scale finish
♦ Features Pacific Bay components, a respected manufacturer of high quality fishing rod components for rods built to last.
♦ Blended graphite construction producing optimum power to weight ratio while maintaining a fast and powerful rod action
♦ The Shimano Backbone Elite 15kg roller tip game fishing rod features a set of standard siz roller tip and heavy duty boat guides made by Pac Bay
♦ The aluminium reel seat and gimbal provide the solid foundation to lock yourself and your reel in to.
♦ The Backbone Elite series is equipped with a full length slick butt rear grip for sliding in and out of rod holders with ease when manoeuvring.
♦ The Backbone Elites have a fish range suitable for a variety of fishing styles whether you’re into trolling lures or live baits for marlin, to cubing for tuna or fishing the bottom for hard pulling reef fish in deep water.
If you are also searching for fishing reel to suit this particular fishing rod here is a few examples. To keep things simple the list is not exhaustive but offers a few examples of suitable reels. If you need more information or need a reel different to that of our examples, feel welcome to contact us on our live support method or via any other contact methods found on our contact us page. To find these examples fishing reels on our website simply type the phrase in our Site Search bar towards the top of our website.
♦ Shimano TLD 30 or TLD 25
♦ Shimano Tiagra 30WLRSA
♦ Shimano Tyrnos 30
♦ Santiago 30
The Shimano Backbone Elite 15kg roller tip game fishing rod for when your hooked on to that big one!