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Okuma launches rods for Makaira big game reels

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Designed specifically for its big game reels, the new Makaira rods from Okuma.
↑ The specifications for the new Okuma Makaira rod series.

The new Makaira rods from Okuma have been specifically made to match the brand’s popular big game reels.

Designed to put ‘unyielding pressure’ on the biggest of saltwater fish, the new rods feature:

  • Carbon composite rod blank technology;
  • ALPS deep press 316 stainless guide frames;
  • Hard Zirconium guide inserts for compatibility with braided line;
  • Custom ALPS aluminium reel seat with Abalone underlay;
  • IGFA tournament rods with full straight or bent aluminium rod butts;
  • Shrink tube grips for ‘ultimate’ durability;
  • ALPS roller guides on trolling rods with large knot clearance;
  • Aluminium gimbals on trolling and popping rods;
  • Integrated rubber butt cap/gimbal design on all casting and spinning rods;
  • Custom Abalone decoration above foregrip;
  • Custom leather-wrapped foregrip on IGFA Stand Up rods.


Tel: + 45 46 1919 13



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