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Salmon/Steelhead, Casting/Spinning

The RX7 lineup of blanks are designed for those who push the limits. Strength, durability and sensitivity are all achieved through RainShadow’s exclusive manufacturing process. We start with RX7 Toray graphite and compliment it with a durability blend of RX6 high-strain intermediate modulus. The blanks are then finished with our exclusive resin and scrim systems.

We have five great offerings in this lineup: Salmon/Steelhead, hotshot, multipurpose saltwater, multipurpose surf and multipurpose spinning. If you are in the market for sensitivity blended with unparalleled durability, this series is for you.

• RX7 & RX6 Graphite Blend
• Dynamic Modulus Positioning
• Innovative Resin System
• Salmon/Steelhead, HotShot, Multipurpose Saltwater and Multipurpose Surf
• Technique Specific Designs
• Light Weight
• Subtle Matte Clear Finish
• Limited Lifetime Warranty

Click to Download a PDF for RX7 Salmon / Steelhead Blueprints!

* Disclaimer, since all rod blanks are handmade there can be minor variations in size of the blanks.

Model Color Length Pcs Line Lure Butt TipTop Action Power Weight Application
IST993F Matte Gray 8'3' 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.485 5.0 F ML 2.5oz. Glo-bug/Single egg/Slinky drifter/Small spoons, jigs & spinners
IST1025F Matte Gray 8'6" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.485 5.5 MOD-F MH 2.7oz. Medium heavy all purpose
IST1082F Matte Gray 9'0" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.400 5.0 MOD-F ML 2.2oz. Medium light boon dogger/Side drifter
IST1084F Matte Gray 9'0" 2 8-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.490 4.5 MOD-F M 3.2oz. Medium boon dogger/Side drifter
IST1085F Matte Gray 9'0" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.520 5.5 MOD-F MH 3.3oz. Medium heavy drifter/ 1/2-3/4oz. side drifter
ISA1086F Matte Gray 9'0" 2 12-25lb. 3/4-1 1/2oz. 0.575 6.0 MOD-F H 4.1oz. Heavy drift/Flatfish/Mooching 2-6 oz.
IST1141F Matte Gray 9'6" 2 4-8lb. 3/16-3/8oz. 0.410 4 MOD-F L 2.0oz. Extra light boon dogger/Side drifter/Xtra light floats
IST1142F Matte Gray 9'6" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.470 4.5 MOD-F ML 2.2oz. Light boon dogger/Side drifter/Light floats
IST1143F Matte Gray 9'6" 2 8-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.520 5.0 MOD-F M 2.9oz. Medium light boon dogger/Side drifter/Medium light floats
IST1144F Matte Gray 9'6" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.571 5.5 MOD-F MH 3.3oz. Medium boon dogger/Side drifter/Medium floats
IST1203F Matte Gray 10'0" 2 8-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.575 4 MOD-F M 3.2oz. Medium boon dogger/Side drifter/Medium floats
IST1204F Matte Gray 10'0" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.580 4.5 MOD-F MH 3.8oz. Medium Heavy Float rod
IST1263F Matte Gray 10'6" 2 8-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.580 4.5 MOD-F M 3.0oz. Medium light slide float rod
ISA1266F Matte Gray 10'6" 2 12-25lb. 3/4-1 1/2oz. 0.590 6.5 MOD-F H 4.9oz. King Moocher/Bar plunking