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Rods - New & Used

I have selected a range of rods suitable for standup game fishing and sport fishing - based on fine performance, value for money and finding a perfect match for a balanced rig. I am sure you will find these satisfying to use.

All new rods carry a full manufacturer’s warranty.

12 MONTH GUARANTEE of satisfaction, we will replace, repair or refund your payment if you are not satisfied within 12 months.

I provide after sales service on my products so you can have peace of mind. I also offer totally unbiased advice for your next tackle purchase.


  • Alps Straight Butt UB2 New
    Alps Alloy Straight Butt UB2 - 24mm spigot diameter to suit most 24kg & 37kg game rods, Black/Black collars. Length OA = 450mm
    Only 2 Left be quick.
    NZ$ 225.00
    NZ$ 199.00
  • Kilwell Gladiator 24- 37kg
    Kilwell Gladiator 24- 37kg Stand Up Game Rod, E Glass Blank, Featuring Large Aftco Wind On Roller Tip & Detachable Bent Butt, Heavy Duty Fuji Silicone Carbide Guides , awesome action from this Blank, only 5ft 8" long for Max angler leverage. Ideal for Marlin, Tuna and Swords. Made here in New Zealand with Kilwell Sports Lifetime Guarantee. RRP = $869 so great saving here. I can supply with straight Alloy Butt if preferred, same price, please specify when ordering.
    In stock Now!
    NZ$ 869.00
    NZ$ 795.00
  • Penn Ocean Assassin  Game 24kg
    Penn Ocean Assassin Game Rod, 24kg Rated, 5ft 5" New stand up , Pacbay Alloy real seat & Gimball, featuring latest High Modulus SLS Construction. Graphite & E glass Composite. High Quality Fuji Guides & Heavy Duty Tip. Carbon Slick Butt. Awesome powerful rod , fantastic cost effective game rod. Suit Marlin, Tuna , Sharks and Hapuka. Add $45 for Aftco Roller Tip or Swivel Roller tip add $45 if preferred. In stock now.
    NZ$ 250.00
    NZ$ 195.00
  • Kelsco Sports 24kg Rod Preloved
    Kelsco Sports 24kg Stand Up Game Rod, in good used condition, featuring Heavy Duty Silicone Carbide Guides and Roller Tip, Alloy Reel Seat, 5ft8' Long, Made from American S Glass Blank in NZ. Awesome action from a great classic.
    NZ$ 175.00
  • Kilwell Sceptre 24kg - 37kg Chair Rod
    Kilwell Sceptre Chair Rod, 24kg - 37kg, In excellent used condition, Featuring Heavy Duty Fuji Tri foot Guides and Aftco Wind On Roller Tip, Alloy Real Seat & Gimball. 7ft6" long so suit Chair use. Awesome NZ made rod.
    NZ$ 250.00
  • Kiwell Gladiator 37-60kg
    Killwell Gladiator 37kg - 60KG Stand Up Game Rod, with Aftco Wind On Roller Tip and Silicone Carbide Heavy Duty Guides, UB4 Bent Butt Detachable.
    High Quality Product Proudly Made in NZ. Lifetime Guarantee.
    * 2 piece aluminium bent butt UB4 = Suit 80W or 130 Reel Sizes
    * Ethylene Vinyl Acetate EVA foregrips
    * Underbound and overbound guides
    * Length: 1.89m
    In Stock NOW. Be Quick to secure yours.
    NZ$ 995.00
    NZ$ 795.00
  • Pacific Bay UB4 Chair Bent Butt
    Pacific Bay UB4 Long Radius Bent Butt suitable for most 37kg chair rods with 28mm rod spigot. In good used condition , silver anodized colour only.
    NZ$ 295.00
    NZ$ 175.00
  • Penn Allegiance Spin 702ML
    Penn Allegiance Spin 702ML, suit 4kg to 7kg braid , 2 piece for easy storage, Carbon blank, Tangle Free Fuji K guides, 7ft long, High Modulus Carbon Graphite Composite Blank, very sensitive action for casting soft baits around .
    NZ$ 175.00
  • Penn Ocean Assasin 24kg Stand Up
    Penn Ocean Assassin 24kg Stand Up Game Rod, Brand New, featuring Full Heavy Duty Fuji Ceramic Guides and Tip, Pac Bay Alloy reel seat & Alloy Straight Butt. Also made from SLS composite construction, Graphite wrapped over fi glass core, awesome light powerful Blank with plenty of lift and a sensitive tip. Also Available with Aftco Roller tip option for extra $45.
    NZ$ 245.00
    NZ$ 199.00
  • Penn Ocean Assassin 24kg  Combo
    New Penn Ocean Assassin 24kg Stand Up Game Rod, featuring All HD Fuji guides, Pac Bay Alloy Gimball & reel Seat, with Matching Penn Squall 50 VSW 2 Speed Lever Drag Game Reel, Quick shift low to high, H/D Reinforced Composite Frame for lightweight power, Awesome combo suitable for Marlin, Tuna , Hapuka and More. Capacity of 1000m x 24kg mono.
    NZ$ 750.00
    NZ$ 550.00
  • Penn Ocean Assassin 24kg Stand Up Rod Used
    Penn Ocean Assassin 24kg Stand Up Rod, Ex Demo, Used one season in excellent condition. Straight Slick Carbon Butt, HD Fuji ceramic Guides and Tip, Excellent powerfull Stand up Rod at a great price, Alloy Reel seat & Gimball. Featuring SLS composite construction for lightweight however very powerful Blank. 5ft7" long. 2 in stock now.
    NZ$ 225.00
    NZ$ 150.00
  • Penn Ocean Assassin 37kg Fully Rollered
    Brand New Penn Ocean Assassin 37kg Stand Up Bent Butt Game Rod, Featuring Full Heavy Duty Pac Bay Roller Guides & Roller Tip, Featuring Pac Bay UB4 Bent Butt to Suit 80W Reels. Featuring SLS composite construction for lightweight however very powerful Blank. Awesome Sensitive Tip with powerful blank , 5ft6" long. In Stock Now, be quick to secure as stock is limited.
    NZ$ 450.00
    NZ$ 399.00
  • Shimano Tiagra TI80B Chair Rod
    Shimano Tiagra Bent Butt Chair Rod, pre loved, in excellent condition, Fully Big Foot Wind On Roller Guides & Tip just serviced & lubed, Model TI80B. 7ft6" long for Chair Use. Very stiff Powerfull Action, could fish 60kg line on this rod.
    NZ$ 1,200.00
    NZ$ 595.00
  • Ugly Stik 24kg Overhead Rod
    Ugly Stik Bluewater Boat rod, rated to suit 24kg PE 3-PE6 line, overhead to suit jigging or trolling reels, 5ft6" long, Fuji K Guides & H/D Alloy Real seat & Gimball, fantastic Rod at a great price.
    NZ$ 225.00
    NZ$ 170.00
  • Aftco Bent Butt UB4
    Aftco Bent Butt UB4 Brand New , Long radius bent butt to suit Chair rod 37kg or 60kg, with 28mm spigot size, made in USA not China. Only one in Stock at this great price
    NZ$ 495.00
    NZ$ 350.00
  • CD Rod Shadow 37kg Chair Pre Loved
    CD Rod Shadow 7ft6" long chair rod, Rated 37kg very powerful action, High modulus Graphite, featuring Stuart Roller Guides and Tip, Straight Alloy Butt, Good condition for age with a few minor marks. however works well. Made in NZ by CD Rods.
    NZ$ 795.00
    NZ$ 295.00
  • Penn Carnage 24kg Stand Up
    Penn Carnage Fully Rollered Game rod, suit 24kg line, Used one season in excellent condition, Alloy Reel seat & gimball. 5ft 6" long, fantastic value here. Only 1 left in stock now, be quick to secure it.
    NZ$ 195.00
    NZ$ 100.00
  • Penn International 50LB Chair Rod
    Penn International 50lb Chair Rod, Model 2050, 7ft long, featuring Full Aftco Roller Guides & Roller Tip, detachable Aftco Black and Gold Alloy Straight Butt ( Not Silver as in image). In excellent Used condition, Made in USA. Superb Parabolic Stiff action could use for 80LB line.
    NZ$ 750.00
    NZ$ 295.00
  • Ugly Stik 37kg Overhead Jig Rod
    Ugly Stik Bluewater Jig rod, rated to suit 37kg line, overhead to suit jigging or boat reels, 5ft6" long, Fuji K Guides & HD Fuji Real seat & trigger grip, fantastic Rod at a great price. Model 561 XXH Pe8 rated.
    NZ$ 225.00
    NZ$ 175.00


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