Fishing & Boating News

New Abu Garcia Rod Series Designed to Compliment Abu Garcia baitcasting, spinning reels


(Wednesday, July 30,1997 - Spirit Lake, IA) Abu Garcia® Equalizer Rods Strike Perfect Balance with Ambassadeurs®, Cardinals® To compliment the legendary qualities of two of the world's best known reels, Abu Garcia® introducts the Equalizer rod series, new for 1998.

Specially designed and balanced to match the unique weights of Ambassadeur® baitcating and Cardinal® spinning reels, Equalizer graphite composite rods create a high performance combo with an ususually light feel and great responsiveness when used in tandem with the legendary performance Abu Garcia reels.

Equalizer rods feature comfortable variegated EVA handles and secure rear locking reel seats. The Equalizer rods offer the strength for virtually any fishing situation, yet they are remarkably sensitive and deliver super casting performance.

The Equalizer series is available in 21 models, ranging from light to heavy actions. The lineup includes several two-piece models.

For more information on the Equalizer series, contact your local fishing tackle dealer, or call Abu Garcia Consumer Services at 1-800-237-5539.