TROUT

Cradle

Discontinued
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Target/Lure:

  • White-spotted char
  • Char
  • Seema
  • Lure = Small minnows

Rod Concept:

  • Effective for the situation where anglers must go to the points hard to access, to catch fresh fish at headwaters or creeks
  • Four-piece rod with very short closed length, helping anglers to carry it on the back (Anglers can also carry this rod in two pieces when moving short distance.)
Ultra-light action models
(CD50UL-4, CD56UL-4)
  • Semi-parabolic action, helping anglers to fish using all kinds of lures such as minnows and spoon baits
Light action models
(CD50L-4, CD56L-4)
  • Tensile tip
  • Effective for jerking / twitching with heavy lures (such as sinking minnows and deep diving lures), which is prone to receive water resistance

Rod description and use:

  • CD50UL-4 discontinued in Jan.2015

    • Shortest closed length among all the “Cradle” models
    • Effective for fishing at headwaters
    • Sensitive tip and hard butt, ensuring accurate casting for fish living at close ranges
  • CD50L-4 discontinued in Jan.2015

    • Effective to enjoy twitching and jerking at headwaters
    • Powerful rod blank effective for handling sinking minnows and other lures without being affected by water resistance
  • CD56UL-4 discontinued in Jan.2015

    • Semi-parabolic action
    • Four-piece rod
    • Effective for all kinds of fishing with any kinds of lures
  • CD56L-4 discontinued in Jan.2015

    • Effective for fishing in various areas from open mountain streams to headwaters
    • Blank effective for jerking and twitching at open areas
  • CD60L-4 discontinued in Jan.2015

    • Six feet long: convenient length for fishing regardless of size of fishing spots
    • Effective for enjoying various kinds of fishing
    • Useful for any time and anywhere (rod for fishing trip, spare rod kept in car trunk)

Specifications:

MODEL TYPE LENGTH
( m [ft])
PCS. ACTION CLOSED LENGTH
(cm)
LURE WT
(g)
LINE
(lb)
REAR GRIP LENGTH
(mm)
TIP DIA
(mm)
BUTT DIA
(mm)
ROD WT
(g)
CARBON /GLASS
(%)
2015CD50UL-4 S 1.52[5'0"] 4 R 40.5 1-6 2-4 140 1.4 6.4 83 84/16
2015CD50L-4 S 1.52[5'0"] 4 R 40.5 2-8 3-6 140 1.8 7.0 86 65/35
2015CD56UL-4 S 1.68[5'6"] 4 R 44.5 1-6 2-4 180 1.4 6.6 90 75/25
2015CD56L-4 S 1.68[5'6"] 4 R 44.5 2-8 3-6 180 2.0 7.4 92 65/35
2015CD60L-4 S 1.83[6'0"] 4 RF 48.0 2-8 2-6 220 1.6 8.0 103 78/22