They are truly a beautiful rod with metallic accent threads, and brass fittings, but were designed with function foremost in mind. They have an impressive list of components.
The latest cloth and resins from leading F1 manufacturers. Titanium/SIC guides and hook keeper, Portuguese Flor grade cork with composite cork accents, brass winding check made by Kingpin, quality sliding rings to grip the reel foot, impressive guide wraps with trim accents, and a Kingpin brass logo inset into the butt of the rod.
These rods are manufactured in England to the highest standards, by true craftsmen.
Guide Spacing - Tip, 3 3/4”, 7 7/8”, 12 1/4”, 17 1/2”, 23 1/2”, 31 3/8”, 40”, 49 3/4” 61 1/4”, 73 1/2”, 87 5/8”, 104 5/8”, 123 5/8”
- 5-10 Blank Weight – 99g (3.5oz)
- 5-10 Weight – 177g (6.24oz)
- 4-8 Blank Weight: 97g (3.42oz)
- 4-8 Rod Weight: 175g (6.17oz)
- Butt Blank Diameter -11.7mm (.460")
- Cork Handle Daimeter -25.4mm (1")
- Guides - ALPS Solid TI SIC
- Length - 13’6”
- Sections - 3 pieces
- Made - England
The 5-10 will be suitable for most high gradient streams .The rod you choose depends on the size of streams you fish. 13’6” long, light, but with a lot power through the mid and butt sections, these rods will definitely turn heads!
The 4-8 will be suitable for most streams .The rod you choose depends on the size of streams you fish. 13’6” long, extremely light, but with significant power through the mid and butt sections, these rods will definitely turn heads!
Technology and Craftsmanship
Our rods are manufactured in a state of the art factory based in the United Kingdom – equipped with the most up to date technology and machinery.
Kingpin rods are used by specialists who patrol the waterside with finesse and sensitivity.
We also offer the our rods in blank form for the angler who wants a custom build bit doesn't want the hassle of stripping a factory rod or buying a blank with supply issues.
We have some authorised kingpin rod builder which we can recommend. Please use the form below for more details.