The Shimano Starlo Stix Classix range of fishing rods by Shimano are the next evolution in the Starlo Sticks line of rods, designed by well known rod builder Ian Miller and media personality Steve Starling. They are based on graphite blanks featuring quality Pacific Bay reel seats, Zirconium guides to cope with all line types and custom cork grip configurations. These features combine to produce a rod of great quality and value that is hard to match.
♦ Model Starlo Stix Classix 702 Heavy Spin
♦ 2.13m (7ft)
♦ 2 Piece Fishing Rod
♦ Fishing line rating of 4-8 kg
♦ Lure weights 7-25g
♦ Cork grips
♦ Graphite Blank
♦ Zirconium guides
♦ At 2.13m in length with a line rating of 4-8kg, the Shimano Starlo Classix 702 heavy spin fishing rod is a versatile rod suitable for a myriad of inshore and offshore boat based angling styles.
♦ This is a 2 piece fishing rod (msplits evenly in half) which makes transportation and storage of the Starlo Classix 702 Heavy spin fishing rod a lot easier.
♦ Cork grips on the Starlo Classix 702 Heavy spin fishing rod help contribute to the overall light weight of this rod, but most importantly allow for extra sensitivity ensuring that you get to feel each and every bite more effectively.
♦ Quality graphite blank ensures that you have a rod that is light in weight and very responsive, as well as having great casting ability. Meaning you can get your lure in the zone, and then work it effectively to temp strikes from finicky fish.
♦ Zirconium rod guides are great for all types of fishing line but especially important is their durability combined with their light weight. When fishing with braided fishing line, the Zirconium rod guides will handle the braid with ease.
The Shimano Starlo Classix 702 heavy spin fishing rod is a versatile rod suitable a range of fishing styles and species. While suitable for bait fishing, the Classix 702 heavy spin fishing rod is primarily aimed at spinning with soft plastics and hard bodied lures. The length allows for long accurate casts. Great when the fish are busting up in the distance.
The fishing line weight of 4-8kg means that the Classix 702 heavy spin is suitable as a fishing rod for heavy mulloway luring, an excellent choice for chasing big barra and jacks, etc in the estuaries or dams using soft plastic or deep diving fishing lures, also a great offshore snapper rod, its perfect for targeting reds with soft plastics. Or when fishing out of a boat the Classix 702 heavy spin is great for targeting fast moving pelagics like bonito, tailor and salmon with metal slugs.
The Shimano Starlo Classix 702 Heavy Spin fishing rod matches up beautifully with reels in sizes 4000, 5000 or 40 to 55 sizes. To find these sized fishing reels on our website simply use the search tool at the top of our website If you need any further assistance feel welcome to contact us on the details listed on our “contact us” page or use the live support chat facility that we have available.
The Shimano Starlo Classix 702 Heavy Spin fishing rod is a fantastic fishing rod at an affordable price. Add this product to the shopping cart now and you won’t be disappointed.
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