Product Testing Report - April 16-19, 2012

Location: Tokara, Japan

Target: GT

Source: Carpenter Japan


Product testing in Tokara with Big Dipper

- EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod


We are testing this EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod and aiming this to be as reliable as other 1 piece + Handle rods.

We will need more time to test this rod but it is moving towards right direction.


GT 51kg on EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod + Pandora 155+30


Dogtooth Tuna on Pandora 155+30


EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod - fighting for shark


This EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod is very stable during fighting and gives me no particular worries for using 3 piece rod


GT 40kg on Pandora 155+30

This fish was re-captured from two weeks ago


GT 40kg on Pandora 155+30

Pandora works in shallow area as well


Beautiful bending curve of EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod


GT 25kg on Pandora 155+30


GT 55kg on EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod + Pandora 155+30


MH 79XH


GT 37kg on Pandora 155+30


EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod with γ(Gamma) in shallow area.


γ(Gamma) in white


GT 41kg on EP 82/38 3 piece prototype rod


GT 25kg on EP 86/40R-P1 prototype rod + Pandora 155+30