Graphite Fishing Rods
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Fishing Rods Graphite.
Graphite Fishing Rods easily provide the best Angling experience there is.
They provide a connection with the fish in a way that composite or Fibre Glass ,
Just Simply Can Not Do.
Every Movement of the hooked fish flows through the Rod connecting you to each other.
Every time the fighting fish bends the rod , the rod absorbs the some of fish's energy.
It literally sucks it's strength.
By using the drag of your reel correctly on a graphite rod .
Even Larger Fish can be caught on light gear.
Who wins depends on the endurance of the Angler or the Fish.
Sports Fishing isn't just fishing for Marlin.
A combination of a good graphite rod and reel with light line.
Even smaller species will provide an excellent challenge and Adrenaline Rush.
There is a downside , there always is.
Graphite rods are fragile .
A chip or ding in the rod pretty much puts an end to it.
You do need to take special care when handling or transporting them.
They are designed to absorb energy by bending in a smooth arc.
It is almost impossible the break them in normal use.
They do break if mistreated and fairly easily.
They are hard and brittle the higher the IM number the harder and more brittle they are.
They are also unbelievably light weight.
There is much confusion and nonsense out there in regards to Graphite rods and quality.
For some reason the expectation that an IM10 rod is of higher quality,
than an IM6 or 7 is a common belief.
The IM number is not a guide to quality....