The Alivio CX reinforces Shimano's commitment to producing great rods in all price categories. The entry level Alivio is produced from XT30 carbon with added Geofibre (a material exclusive to Shimano). This combination offers good all round casting and fish-playing performance, excellent balance and makes the Alivio Match easy to use, even for inexperienced anglers.
The Catana BX Tele Match reproduces the action of a more traditional 3 piece match rod but combines the convenience of a short transport length. Built on a slim XT30 carbon blank, the Catana is available in 5 versions from a traditional 3.90m length to an ultra long 5.10m version that offers great casting and float control performance. Lined guides and an ergonomic Shimano reel seat give the Catana BX Tele Match a classic high quality look that matches its performance.
-It is recommendedfor demandinganddifficult working conditions. -DurableABSplastic housing,which makes itresistantto shocks. -Suitable forprofessional use. -Non-sliprubberhandlewith a switchthat glowsin the dark. - Practicalhookfor hangingonthe end of thelamps. -LampwithUltrabrightkryptonlight bulbuses4xD(R/LR20)1.5Vbatteries - Packaging:lamp with4xD1.5VGPUltraAlkaline batteriesin blister.
This very tough yet smooth-surfaced co-polymer reel line combines a wide variety of unique characteristics into one dependable high-knot strength and abrasion-resistant monofilament for fresh- and saltwater applications. It comes in three colors Fluo Yellow, Dark Brown and Ice Blue. Ice Blue has the advantage that it a Hi-Viz line for great visibility above the water yet virtually invisible below the surface.
Large floats up to 30 gram can be handled by the Catana Match rod. The action is fast and gives you the possibility to cast long distances. Lightweight and comfortable to handle, ensuring you never miss a bite, even after hours of fishing.