Product Testing Report - April 18-19, 2015

Location: Fukuoka/Nagasaki, Japan

Target: Hiramasa (Yellowtail Kingfish)

Source: Carpenter Japan


- Prototype casting rods

- Prototype jigging rods

- Prototype jigs

- Prototype lures

 

This is same water to where we often fish but on eastern side and effective fishing technique, lure were slightly different to the other side.


BF 60


PSC 61ULR prototype rod


BLC 83/20R-PM SC prototype rod + 60g prototype lure


γ(Gamma) 60


BF 45


135g was probably the most suitable weight to get action right today


PSC 61MLR


γ(Gamma) prototype lure

Since first production of γ(Gamma), we continue testing for improvement


BLC 84/25R-PM SC + BF 45


BLC 83/20R-PM SC prototype rod + γ(Gamma) prototype lure

This prototype lure seems have really high hook-up rate


This prototype lure seems have high hook-up rate


γ(Gamma) prototype lure

This lure seems working really well and we found this balance from huge amount of prototype lures


BF 45

This is production model and feels lures is really well balanced.


BF 45

Hiramasa 15.6kg on BLC 84/25R-PM SC + BF 45


Hiramasa 21.8kg on BLC 84/25R-PM SC + BF 45