Location: Tokara, Japan
Source: Carpenter Japan
Product testing in Tokara with Big Dipper
- Prototype rods
- Prototype lures
TBL 80/40 prototype rod - Shark estimated 100kg
We lost around 20 lures during this trip to sharks and Spanish Mackerels
Dogtooth Tuna on 7.9ft prototype rod + Pandora 155+30
Thanks to Captain Fukui and all Carpenter product testers. Pandora 155+30 now allows comfortable fishing when current runs opposite direction to wind.
GT 36kg on 7.9ft prototype rod + Pandora 155+30
Double catch on Pandora 155+30
Pandora 155 caught Tokara's biggest 65kg GT last year and I have feeling that this Pandora 155+30 make more drama in the future.
GT 35kg on MH 80H
GT 43kg on TBL 80/40 prototype rod + Pandora 155+30
KLL test jig rod
This rod is lighter than existing OH series.
EP 86/40R-P1 prototype rod
Pandora works really well for Yellowfin Tuna
7.9ft prototype rod + BF 120
GT on γ(Gamma) 160H
Wahoo on BF 120
Dogtooth Tuna on KLL test lure
Bluefin Trevally on Sea Frog Twin Hook 120