Rod Production Model Type

Carpenter currently produces each model in three different production model types and those are Regular model, Semi custom model and Custom model.

Blanks and other components are all same across production model types and difference is design and factory where rods are built.

Regular model

Rods from this type of production are the most commonly distributed to the market.

All regular model rods are built at outsourced factories with the following design specification.

Overbinding Thread: Solid Black

Underbinding Thread: Solid Black

Centre Pin: Metallic Silver

EVA Colour: Black

Label: Standard

Remarks

[Sample photo will be posted in future updates.]


Semi custom model

This type of production has been started since Carpenter announced semi custom models in PSC jigging rod range in 2014.

Semi custom model rods are built at dedicated outsourced factory with the following design specification.

Overbinding Thread: Solid Black

Underbinding Thread: Solid Grey

Centre Pin: Metallic Silver

EVA Colour: Black

Label: Standard

Remarks

Rod Thread Colour Rod Label


Custom Built model (Custom model)

Custom model rods are built at Carpenter's internal factory and there are two types of custom models.

Factory Model Design rod is one of custom models built with Carpenter's own design (there is no option such as name to add or change) and design specification is as follows.

Overbinding Thread: Solid Black or Dark Navy depending on rod model

Underbinding Thread: Solid Black or Dark Navy depending on rod model

Centre Pin: Silver

EVA Colour: Black

Label: Custom

Rod Thread Colour Rod Label
KLL Model Factory Model Design Label
Rod Label KLL

The other is full custom model built with customer's specification.

Custom Rod Gallery

Remarks

We stock some custom model rods in our design (AUS Design Custom model) from time to time.

These rods have our own decal (target fish + fusilier green AUS colour lure) with selected underbinding thread colour (metallic blue, metallic gold or metallic red).

AUS Decal Gamma
AUS Decal
AUS Decal AUS Decal AUS Decal