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Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack SATO Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.
Tenkara USA Complete Starter Pack Rod Kit Book.

Complete Starter Package: SATO™️ Rod + Kit + Book

$324.00
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Description

 

A complete tenkara starter pack including the best-selling tenkara rod on the market. The adjustable Sato can be fished at 10’8”, 11’10”, or 12’9”. Rod includes a case and woven sock. The starter kit comes with a Keeper™, 11'6" Nylon Tapered Line, 3 tenkara flies, a spool of tippet, forceps and nippers. Also includes Tenkara - The Book, a complete guide to tenkara fishing. Everything you need to tenkara fish, except for a fishing license and water.

People searching for Teton, Mizuchi, Hellbender and other adjustable tenkara rods usually buy the Sato, the best-selling adjustable tenkara rod in the market, for the Sato's premium performance, and Tenkara USA's reputable customer service and Lifetime Guarantee.

 

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A complete tenkara starter pack including the best-selling tenkara rod on the market. The adjustable SATO™ can be fished at 10’8”, 11’10”, or 12’9”. Rod includes a case and woven sock. The starter kit comes with a Keeper™, 11'6" Nylon Tapered Line, 3 tenkara flies, a spool of tippet, forceps and nippers. Also includesTenkara - The Book, a complete guide to tenkara fishing, and a high-performance Tenkara USA trucker hat with a dark bill that keeps reflection away from your eyes. Everything you need to get started with tenkara, except for a fishing license and water.

Specs

Spec: 10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

Adjustable: Yes

Weight: 2.9 ounces

Closed Length: 22.75 inches

Open Length: 10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

Handle Length: 10.5 inches

Segments: 9

Finish: Gloss Boack w/Red Bands

Best Use:

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

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Tenkara USA® is the only Japanese fly fishing rod company committed to donating at least 1% of its sales to organizations that care for fish habitat.For every tenkara rod sold by Tenkara USA®, an average of $14 goes toward benefiting trout habitat.

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Complete Starter Package: SATO™️ Rod + Kit + Book

Meet the SATO™

All-Around Performance

Tenkara Usa Sato Rod.

Fan favorite for a reason

A lightweight, adjustable-length rod packed with functionality? It's no wonder the SATO™ has been our best selling rod for over a decade.

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The original quiver-killer

Triple-zoom construction makes the SATO™ fishable at 330cm, 360cm and 390cm. If you're going to find the one rod that goes everywhere with you, look no further.

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Keep your Plug™

No more lost plugs! With our patent-pending feature, simply remove the plug from the top end of your rod and insert it into the hole at the bottom for safekeeping.

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A nod to our past

The Sato is named after Mr. Ernest Satow, an avid mountaineer who was the first person to make a written record of tenkara. 

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Triple-zoom

The SATO™ can be fished at three different lengths (330/360/390cm), giving you options for just about any situation you encounter.

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Keep your Plug™

The rod is finished with a 10.5" high-quality cork handle that features an integrated system for storing your plug while in use.

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What makes this rod special?

The SATO was developed to handle it all—from headwaters to main branches of rivers—without needing to reach for a specialty rod. Since it's introduction in 2013, it has become that "one rod" to anglers around the world.

THE SATO™

Testimonials

Let satisfied tenkara anglers speak for us.

Tenkara Usa Sato Rod.

Timothy Minier

“Bought my Sato two years ago off this website and absolutely love the rod. It works very well with nice action. The products I bought with the rod are also high quality. I definitely recommend.”



Tenkara Usa Sato and fish on hand.

Trey Davis 

“I am new to Tenkara, and the Sato is my first rod. I like it WAY better than western fly fishing. I love the three zoom positions. Tenkara allows true drag free presentations.”



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Best Use

Adjustable

Spec

Weight

Open Length

Closed Length

Handle Length

Segments

Finish

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

Yes

10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

2.9 ounces

10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

22.75 inches

10.5 inches

9

Gloss Boack w/Red Bands

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

Yes

10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

2.9 ounces

10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

22.75 inches

10.5 inches

9

Gloss Boack w/Red Bands

- Travel/Compact

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

No

10.8 ft

3.5 ounces

10.8 ft

15 inches

8 Inches

12

White

- Budget Friendly

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

No

12 ft

2.7 ounces

12 ft

20.5 inches

11 inches

9

Gloss Carbon w/Brown Bands

- Backpacking

- Trout 18" Or Less

- Smaller or Pan

– Small-Med Water

Yes

8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

2.1 ounces

8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

21 Inches

9 inches

8

Gloss Black w/Green Bands

- Big Fish

- Trout 20+" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- Med-Large Water

Yes

13/14.6 ft

4.1 ounces

13/14.6 ft

25.8 inches

12 inches

9

Matte Black with dark blue sections

- Big Fish

- Trout 20+" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- Med-Large Water

No

13.5 ft

3.5 ounces

13.5 ft

20.5 inches

11 inches

10

Gloss Black w/Blue Bands

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20+" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

Yes

10.6/12.2/13.6 ft

3.4 ounces

10.6/12.2/13.6 ft

22.5 inches

12 inches

9

Gloss Graphite w/Red Brown Bands

- Backpacking

- Trout 18" Or Less

- Smaller or Pan

- Small-Med Water

No

9.8 ft

2 ounces

9.8 ft

14.5 inches

Integral Handle

10

Blue

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Michael Belloise (Tampa, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Medium size fish (12-16" / 30-40cm)
I like using my tenkara rod in: Stillwater
Visiting a lot of the natural parks here in Florida, the portability of the Tenkara ride works we...

I couldn’t be more pleased with my experience with Tenkara USA. I received my order very quickly and very professional and courteous interactions with their team. Highly recommend.

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John Piegaro (Yuba City, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Smaller size fish (say 8-12" / 20-30cm), Medium size fish (12-16" / 30-40cm), Trout, Other species
I like using my tenkara rod in: Very small streams, Larger streams or rivers
Trout mainly.

When the two fishing techniques are compared there is no real comparison. Tenkara is so much more about fishing as about all the gear and equipment needed to Fly fish. Your book should be used as a guide ti others as how to teach special techniques by the addition of video. Your comment that seeing the technique on video as opposed to reading and viewing photos of the technique is profound. Thank You for introducing me to tenkara I love the sport and enjoy the reduced stress that tenkara offers over Fly Fishing.

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Joe M. (Brewerton, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Smaller size fish (say 8-12" / 20-30cm), Medium size fish (12-16" / 30-40cm), Larger size fish (16-20" / 40-50cm)
I like using my tenkara rod in: Larger streams or rivers, Backpacking and remote waters
Everything. Everywhere. Central New York.

I flyfish Traditional & Euro Nymph. Thought I'd add Tenkara with the Sato. Quite nice for it's application (streams). Very easy to use, versatile lengths, compact.
Find myself in thick brush so collapsing is a big plus vs my longer rods. Handles a wide range of fish. Great!

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Thomas Elledge (Granite City, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Smaller size fish (say 8-12" / 20-30cm)
I like using my tenkara rod in: Very small streams, Stillwater
Park ponds small creeks

My first tenkara rod and I must say for the packable size and the overall fish ability of this rod can’t be beaten

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Karl Gallagher (Hampshire, US)

I haven't used it yet

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