Flathead Fishing Rod & Reel Combo – Shakespeare Wild Series
There is nothing like tackling Flathead on light fishing gear. The notorious Lizard packs a hell of a punch, particularly when it attacks lures. There aggressive attack is matched only by its antics as its head breaks the surface, where a landing net quickly becomes the difference between reward and devastation.
The Shakespeare Wild Series Flathead Combo is a combination built and compiled by Shakespeare, specifically for hunting Flathead in the bays, estuaries and rivers. There is no reason to take on the research, trying to match rod to reel, Shakespeare have removed the guess work and research requirement. The experts have researched and tested, coming up with a perfectly balanced outfit that will serve you well.
Full graphite IM6 graphite fishing rod blanks are supported by lightweight stainless steel guides and Comfortable HTG Hybrid Tech Grips. The 3-bearing spin reel is a size 30 and has an aluminium spool and handle for rigidity and durability. 3 bearings make for a pleasant, smooth crank. Rod and reel are of equal performance spec. There is no bias to rod or reel which has often been common in combos.
The light action makes it ideal for casting soft plastic fishing lures at Flathead haunts. It is sensitive enough to fish light, or you can max out to 5kg line class and throw larger hard bodies into the mix, targeting a larger class of fish. Drift the banks in your boat or kayak. Comb the estuary shoreline, targeting subtle holes and hollows in the shallows, a classic lurk of Flathead. Live nippers will be great for those traditionalists spooled with mono. Hit the rivers and explore the drop offs and bank edges with minnows for bigger Lizards.
Whatever your penchant for hunting the species with a face only a mother could love, the Shakespeare Wild Series Flathead Rod and Reel Combo, for sale now, will provide non-stop fishing action for anglers of all experience levels. Grab a Shakespeare Wild Series Flathead Combo now!
Features and Specifications
Flathead Rod & Reel Combo – Suitable for lakes, rivers and bays
|Model||Length||Pieces||Line Class||Action||Reel Size|
|SKPWS702L||2.10m (7ft)||2pc construction||2-5kg||Light||30SZ (3000)|
About the Rod
About the Reel
As the saying goes, the right tool for the right job. The Shakespeare Wild Series Flathead Rod and Reel Fishing Combo is most definitely the right tool for hitting the rivers and estuaries for Lizards. Remember, these guys can be caught well in excess of 90cm. If you don’t have a scoop, you better check out our accessories page and put a scoop in your shopping basket as well.