Fishing has become a hobby for people all around the world. Even if someone is not a professional fisherman, they like to go on fishing trips with their friends and family to different areas. Sometimes there is no better plan than to spend a weekend doing fishing. It is peaceful and enjoyable at the same time. so you need a different types of fishing accessories like boat, trolling motor, fish finder etc.All through history, different types of rods have been invented so that they can solve varied purposes. Today, the market is filled with different kinds of fishing rods as many manufacturers work on producing a kind which is suitable to everyone, be it hobbyists or professional fishermen, who want to catch a small fish or big one. All you have to do is pick what kind of fish you want to catch and then buy the equipment accordingly.
Fly rods solve the purpose of cast an artificial fly. They are quite thin in structure and very flexible. Earlier manufacturers used split bamboo to create it but now, it is generally made of fiberglass. In some cases, manufacturers also use carbon and graphite composition or graphite and boron composite.
Spin and bait casting rods
As the name suggests, these are the rods which sustain a spin casting reel, which helps the fisherman in casting the bait in a better way because of the trigger that it provides. Thus, it is more stronger than the fly rod and can catch more fish in less time.
These are the rods which have a spinning reel hanging underneath the rod. Manufacturers use graphite or fiberglass with a cork to create it and they often provide PVC foam handle, which helps in fishing bass, trout, pike and walleye.
They are shorter spinning rods having a length from 61 to 91 cm. If you are going to icy areas, you can use this equipment. It works well when you are fishing through an ice hole on lakes and ponds. In colder countries, that would prove to be essential.
If your aim is to catch bigger fish, these are the rods you should choose as they are long and thick rods. Some rods even have a length up to 4 meters.
They can convert into a long rod but need a very less space to open. They are also manufactured using same material like graphite, carbon, and fiberglass. Although, it is known to be damaged easily because of their shape.
These are ultra-light and named after “Tenkara fishing” which happens in Japan.
If you don’t use boat for fishing and do it on the shores, these are the rods for you. They are about 3 to 4 meters long and are enough strong, so you would be able to catch fish from even the bottom of the water and won’t get damaged.