A few months ago, the first Atrex blanks from American Tackle were referenced on Rodhouse in addition to the Harrisson blanks. Due to the popularity and quality of the blanks, the offer has been doubled.
The different ranges of American Tackle blanks
Atrex blanks are reliable, lightweight, well balanced, fast action and have a matt 1k finish along the entire length of the blank. They are made in 2 equal pièces.
Choose your ATREX blank according to its length and power
Here is a table of Atrex blanks, sorted by length and power, showing the different models and what they can be used for.
Stalking, surface fishing, Baitboat fishing, canals, smaller waters with more accurate casting is required
Stalking, surface fishing, Long distance boat fishing, canals, smaller waters with more accurate casting is required, Pike live bait and dead bait, light catfish.
Ideal for up to 125yds with medium spod weights
Surface fishing, tench and bream, float fishing, light carp techniques
Distance casting, PVA bags, long range, power needed
Ideal for up to 150yds with medium or large spots
Distance casting, PVA bags, long range, power needed but more forgiving if fished mid to long range Extreme distance, long range, heavy weights
Extreme distance, long range, heavy weights
Choose your ATREX blank according to your fishing program
Another way to find your blank is according to your fishing program.
A longue distance
12ft 3.75lb, 13ft 3.5lb, 13ft 3.75lb
En grande rivière
13ft 3.5lb, 13ft 3.5lb
10ft 3.5lb, 12ft 3.5lb, 13ft 3.5lb
10ft 2.75lb, 10ft 3.5lb
Canne plaisir en étang
10ft 2.75lb, 12ft 2.5lb, 12ft 3.5lb
En lac du bord
12ft 3.5lb, 12ft 3.75lb, 13ft 3.5lb, 13ft 3.75lb
En petite rivière
12ft 2.5lb, 10ft 2.75lb, 10ft 3.5lb, 12ft 3.5lb
Available components for an American Tackle blank
For to build these blanks, American tackle has come up with a whole range of very well thought out components. These include EVA/Duplon grips, comfort and carbon reel seats, butts, and a range of VORTEX guides without cerami but compatible with braid line. Perfect for long distance casting.
Handle kits and guides packs are available to help you choose the elements. It has never been easier to build a carp rod!