Product Testing Report - June 05-08, 2013

Location: Nagasaki, Japan

Target: Hiramasa (Yellowtail Kingfish)

Source: Carpenter Japan


- Prototype casting rods

- Prototype jigging rods

- Prototype lures


Prototype jigging rod


Prototype jigging rod


Prototype jigging rod


Prototype jigging rod

70m deep water


6.1ft prototype jigging rod

50m deep water


6.1ft prototype jigging rod

17m shallow water


6.1ft prototype jigging rod

Drop off (50m-20m-50m) in fast current area (2 knot+)


Snapper on 6.1ft prototype jigging rod


Hiramasa 21kg on 6.1ft prototype jigging rod in 20m-30m shallow water

This light jigging rod controls jig and transmits its action to angler very well. It is also capable for angler to fight in higher angle to control big fish.


6.1ft prototype jigging rod

50m deep water


Hiramasa 14kg- on 6.1ft prototype jigging rod in 50m deep water

Potential of this rod seems really high and we are looking forward to complete testing ourselves...