Whether its stay-lining, live baiting or casting poppers from the bricks for trophy sized snapper and kingfish or feeding a big fresh bait down a burley trail – the robust Thunnus Ci4 series is the baitrunner aficionado’s dream.
Built for larger saltwater species the range fields three sizes which covers every inshore and light-medium offshore application imaginable.
Features include lightweight, metallic blue Ci4 body and rotor, Propulsion Line Management System, Power Roller II, One-Piece Bail, aluminium spool, baitrunner function and screw-in handle assembly with an ergonomic Septon grip.
- Retrieve per crank: 76cm
- Bearings: 6+1
- Max Drag: 7kg
- Mono Cap: 5kg / 180m
- Drag Type: FD/BTR
- Weight: 360g
- Powerpro Cap: 15lbs / 247 yrds
- Gear Ratio: 4.8:1
Shimano Backbone rods have proven hugely popular, now the series has been given a full overhaul for 2019. With 36 rods in this legendary range, that is now synonymous with the Shimano brand.
The 2019 Backbone lineup incorporates the Backbone travel under the one Backbone series. The new rods are now stronger than ever, with higher quality blanks, good quality componentry and slick new design that is bound to please. One of the biggest selling rod series in the Shimano range, there are multiple options within the backbone range to suit the most discerning anglers.
Backbone Spin 5/8kg 2Pce Specs:
- Pieces: 2
- Line Weight: 5-8kg
- Blank Type: Carbon
- Grip Assembly: Split EVA
- Guide Type: Sea Guide
- Action: Medium/ Fast