Thanksgiving Sale has held a Black Friday / Cyber Monday sale most years, but it has usually been pretty limited. This year I have decided to have a Thanksgiving Sale - giving thanks to everyone who has helped make successful over the years.

From Wednesday, Nov. 24, through Tuesday, November 30, all rods will be 15% off. Tenkara, keiryu, seiryu, tanago - every one. The price shown on the page is before the discount. Click the "Add to cart" button to see the sale price. The sale price will be good only for rods that are in stock while the sale is on.


by Ken

I'm up in beautiful Montana for the summer and just used my two new rods, a Diawa 43M and a Nissin Fujiryu 6:4 410. I fish the Madison a lot, really good size fish and beautiful water. These rods are amazing for reach and getting bigger fish to the net quickly for release. Tuesday I had 4 fish in the first 20 minutes all were 16 to 18 inches. The 43M handled them with no problem.

The Nissin has put several fish in the 16" to 18" range in the net on #18s and #20s. I am really impressed with these two rods. Of the rods I have these are my fav's. Ken

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Col. Robert Venables 1662

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The coffee's hot.
The fish are slippery when wet.

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