Shimano GLF Rods

New casting and spinning rods for Gulf Coast anglers

New GLF rods dial in the proper action.Courtesy Shimano

Designed to match the demands of Gulf Coast anglers targeting redfish, trout and flounder, Shimano's new GLF series casting and spinning rods dial in the proper action for preferred techniques. The lightweight, one-piece, 30-ton hybrid blanks come with Shimano custom reel seats and titanium-oxide guides. Measuring 6 feet 6 inches, 6 feet 9 inches, 7 feet, and 7 feet 6 inches, the rods come in medium and medium-light power with fast action for 10- to 30-pound line classes. They cost $89.99.