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Tenkara USA Complete Set RHODO Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set RHODO Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.
Tenkara USA Complete Set Rod Kit.

Complete Set: RHODO™ Rod + Kit

$300.00
Style: Complete Set
Description

A complete tenkara set including one of the shortest and lightest tenkara rods in our lineup with a Tenkara Kit containing everything you need to start fly-fishing. The RHODO™ can be fished at 8’10", 9’9”, or 10’6”. Rod includes case and woven sock. The Tenkara Kit includes the Tenkara USA Keeper, a 11'6" Nylon Tapered Line, three (3) tenkara flies, a spool of tippet, forceps and nippers and a nice mesh bag to carry it all.

Pick this set if you fish in very tight spots. It's a favorite rod for those fishing the tight streams in the Appalachians and other very small canopied streams.

Specs

Spec: 8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

Adjustable: Yes

Weight: 2.1 ounces

Closed Length: 21 Inches

Open Length: 8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

Handle Length: 9 inches

Segments: 8

Finish: Gloss Black w/Green Bands

Best Use:

- Backpacking

- Trout 18" Or Less

- Smaller or Pan

- Small-Med Water

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Complete Set: RHODO™ Rod + Kit

$300.00

Meet the RHODO™

Small Stream Versatility

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At home in the brush

Short when you need it, long when you want it—the RHODO™ is our effort to provide the perfect small-stream rod.

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Ultra-light construction

At just 2.1 ounces in weight, and 21" when collapsed, the RHODO™ effortlessly disappears in your daypack.

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Effortless to cast

The rod's lightweight construction enables controlled and precise targeting in all three configurations.

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No more lost plugs

With our proprietary Keep your Plug™ functionality, your rod plug is neatly & securely tucked away during use.

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Triple-Zoom

The RHODO™ can be fished at three different lengths (270/297/320cm), giving you options for just about any situation you encounter.

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Keep your Plug™

The rod is finished with a 9" 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 RHODO™ has earned its place in many angler's quiver as the perfect tool for handling small streams.

THE RHODO™

Testimonials

Let satisfied tenkara anglers speak for us.

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Maria B.

“LOVE the Rhodo! I caught a small mouth bass in the Kern as my first fish and first cast on the Rhodo! Gonna buy the Sato next.”

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Greg A

“Great service as always from Tenkara USA. I was adding to my Tenkara USA collection (Rhodo), having already been delighted with my Sato and Ito. They are all brilliant quality rods and Tenkara USA have always provided a first class service whenever I have made any enquiries.”

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Best Use

Spec

Adjustable

Weight

Open Length

Closed Length

Handle Length

Segments

Finish

- Backpacking

- Trout 18" Or Less

- Smaller or Pan

– Small-Med Water

8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

Yes

2.1 ounces

8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

21 Inches

9 inches

8

Gloss Black w/Green Bands

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

10.7/11.8/12.7 ft

Yes

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

10.8 ft

No

3.5 ounces

10.8 ft

15 inches

8 Inches

12

White

- Budget Friendly

- Trout 20" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

12 ft

No

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

8.9/9.8/10.5 ft

Yes

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

13.5 ft

No

3.5 ounces

13.5 ft

20.5 inches

11 inches

10

Gloss Black w/Blue Bands

- Big Fish

- Trout 20+" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- Med-Large Water

13/14.6 ft

Yes

4.1 ounces

13/14.6 ft

25.8 inches

12 inches

9

Matte Black with dark blue sections

- Jack Of All Trades

- Trout 20+" Or Less

- Most Fish Species

- All Water

10.6/12.2/13.6 ft

Yes

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

9.8 ft

No

2 ounces

9.8 ft

14.5 inches

Integral Handle

10

Blue

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Customer Reviews

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Daniel Drake (Townsend, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Smaller size fish (say 8-12" / 20-30cm)
I like using my tenkara rod in: Mountain streams
Small mountain streams

Nice rod. works well in my environment

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Lloyd Williams (Hollywood, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Trout
I like using my tenkara rod in: Very small streams, Mountain streams
Mountain streams

Great rod, well made.

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Evan D (Asheville, 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
I like using my tenkara rod in: Very small streams, Mountain streams, Backpacking and remote waters
This rod thrives as an EDC in-vehicle, or in a pack hiking up creeks hunting native Brookies.

I wasn't sure it would be worth the $, but I couldn't have been more wrong. I've used a cheap $50 tenkara rod for the past few years, and finally decided to pull the trigger. After the first cast with the Rhodo, I was sold and I'll never go back. It is such a better experience. From the general experience and quality, to control, feel, and accuracy - this rod is simply amazing. Incredible craftsmanship. It's a pleasure to fish with! Can't wait to get back out there with it, and at 2oz.. I can carry it with me everywhere I go. Cheers team, this thing rocks!

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Rick D (Tacoma, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Smaller size fish (say 8-12" / 20-30cm), Trout
I like using my tenkara rod in: Very small streams, Mountain streams, Stillwater
Mountain streams and mid sized rivers

The Rhodo rod looks great. I have not fished it yet but had a chance to practice casting with a 11’ leader and it casted perfectly at 8’10” and 9’9”. Seems to need a longer leader at 10’6”. Otherwise, very nice rod, bag and tube.

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Joseph Dirienzo (Pittsburgh, US)
I like using my tenkara gear to catch: Medium size fish (12-16" / 30-40cm)

Customer service is great. Not impressed with the durability of the product. Rod broke on second day.

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