Shimano Tribal TX Intensity Spod/Marker Rod 13ft 5lb TC
The very best Japanese rod blank technologies for the first time used in a spod rod.
Extremely powerful, extremely accurate. According to our testers: “the best spod rod ever built”.
The Spiral X core rod blank construction improves blank strength, makes the blank lighter and removes
blank twist + ovalisation. This results in powerful and extremely accurate casting which is big
advantage when you are spodding on big distance.
Exclusive Spirakl X Core blank construction removes blank twist and ovalisation
for extremely powerful, accurate casting
Futuristic design compliments TX-Ultra and TX-9 rods
Shimano CI4+ reel seat
High quality Double leg Kigan 3D Zirconia guides throughout
EVA split grip
5lb test curve will cope with the largest spods
Distances achieved with baiting device 218yds (13ft) in testing
Spiral X Core
Spiral X + Nanoalloy Technology for a stronger blank with better performance.
Guides Kigan Stainless Steel 3D Zirconia
In addition to using high-end Fuji reel seats, Shimano has designed a number of models
in-house. These Shimano engineered models make it possible to use specialised reel
seats for different types of rods.
The usage of the highly technical material CI4+ creates an ultra light reel seat.