Take the Shakespeare® Tidewater Surf Rod on your next fishing expedition. This 2-piece, tubular glass blank with medium power is designed to pull in tough fish and features a 16" handle that provides a firm grip, 4 anodized aluminum Stuart® roller guides plus the tip that help the line to slide freely without resistance and a graphite reel seat with a cushioned, stainless-steel hood. 2-piece design.
Features and Benefits
16" handle provides a firm grip
Graphite reel seat with a cushioned, stainless-steel hood
Line weight: 10 - 25 lb.
2-piece tubular glass blank with medium power is designed to pull in the tough fish
4 anodized aluminum Stuart® roller guides plus the tip help the line to slide freely without resistance
Rated 5 out of
Great look and feel for inshore fishingbought this to go with a new inshore reel and it has worked great; the 7' rod is exactly what I wanted and has some backbone to get the hook set on bigger fish and on flounder; will always try to get this rod with any new reels
Date published: 2016-01-08
Rated 5 out of
Very sturdy stand up rod for the moneyI bought the TWSUAR50-130 5"6 I am very happy with my purchase it is extremely sturdy! I have it paired with a penn senator 9/0 with 600yards of 80lb power pro and 500yards of 50lb mono. This is going to be my beach fishing
shark set up! Great product!!
Date published: 2015-07-07
Rated 4 out of
Great for the priceI have had mine for about 2 years now. I go surf fishing at least 2 weekends times a month. My 2 friends also bought the same rod and none of us have had any issues with them at all. It stands up well in the heavy surf. Im about to get a second one.
Date published: 2015-06-24
Rated 2 out of
worked greatI bought this rod reel combo in Oregon for salmon fishing did great landed a 42 lber and 6 or 7 others was so happy stored it for a few months broke it back out to go sea bass fishing the first fish of the day the handle snapped off I was able to get the fish into the boat about 5 lbs and as I was netting it the top broke off two eyelets down. Not a well made pole the walls are very thin maybe this was just a bad one my ugly stick works great but I will never buy this model again
Date published: 2015-05-27
Rated 3 out of
nice rodUsed the TWSF1025S10 rod maybe four times for rock fishing. Using forty pound monofilament, managed to wear a groove in the tip eyelet as I was trying to get unstuck from a rock. Needless to say not too happy. Great rod for fishing the rocks though and managed to land a few nice Cabezon.
Date published: 2015-02-22
Rated 2 out of
Nice Rod. Tip top fell off first time out!I bought this rod (TWBT2040C70) for flathead fishing on the St. Joe river in Michigan. First time out I hooked one and noticed the tip top was turned 180 degrees. Needless to say it fell off, line broke and lost the fish. Quality looks very good. I was shocked that something like that happened. Since I bought it online (they don't sell saltwater gear in Michigan, salt free, shark free) I had no way of checking it out completely before I bought it. To bad I had high hopes for this.
Date published: 2014-10-01
Rated 5 out of
happy with purchaseBought the 2 fishing poles for flathead catfish
So far I'm extremely happy with this product
Supper fast shipping good price on the poles
Next time I need fishing gear I'll get it here
Date published: 2014-08-25
Rated 1 out of
May as well be holding a concrete polebought this rod 6 weeks ago to try to add distance to my casting. I attached a Penn Fierce (larger) reel to it and had terrible results. Maybe it was my mistake in matching the two together. Anyways the rod was not sensitive at all and I could cast out further with the cheap 9 ft rod that the penn fierce combo was connected too.
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