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Salmon/Steelhead, HotShot Rod Blanks

RainShadow’s RX7 Salmon/Steelhead Multi-purpose lineup of blanks uses the RX7 Toray graphite and compliments it with the durability blend of RX6. Rest assured with the sensitivity and feel you require, in addition to the confidence, you can push this blank a bit further with the durability of this series. RainShadow uses intermediate modulus, high-strain Toray fibers, and finishes it off with our exclusive resin and scrim systems. We have four great offerings in this lineup: salmon/steelhead, hotshot, multipurpose saltwater, and surf.  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 Gray Finish
• Limited Lifetime Warranty

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* 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
HS9000 Matte Gray 7'6" 1 8-12lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.500 4.5 XF L 2.1oz. Hot shot rod size 40 or smaller/Spoons/Walleye slip bobber
HS9001 Matte Gray 7'6" 1 8-15lb. 1/4-3/4oz. 0.490 5.0 XF ML 1.9oz. Smaller plugs (tadpollys-wiggle worts)/Walleye slip bobber
HS930 Matte Gray 7'9" 1 8-12lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.547 4 XF L 2.8oz. Hot shot rod size 40 or smaller/Spoons/Walleye slip bobber
HS962 Matte Gray 8'0" 1 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.575 5.5 XF M 3.2oz. Flatfish/Mag wiggle worts/Large plugs
HS1021F Matte Gray 8'6" 2 8-15lb. 1/4-3/4oz. 0.590 4.5 XF M 2.9oz. Plugs-wiggle wart style/Side drifter
HS1023F Matte Gray 8'6" 2 10-20lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.590 5.0 XF MH 3.0oz. Plugs-mag wiggle worts/Flatfish/Dredger