Taking fishing as a hobby can be perfect for kicking back and reflecting on your life. It doesn't matter if you're a kid, grandparent, boy, girl, or cat, fishing is fun for everyone. It's a hobby that makes you discover your inner monk or Bear Grylls from Man vs. Wild.
However before you go out fishing, you need to choose all the right equipment needed, starting with the rod. That's why we have made you a list of all the fishing rods with us which comes under a budget of 1.5K.
1:Shakespeare Beta Telescopic 8ft Spinning Rods
So you love fishing and traveling at the same time, this is where the Shakespeare Beta Telescopic Spinning 8ft Fishing Rods comes into play. This rod features tubular sections that slide into one another in a neat small design when not in use, making portability easy and convenient. The rod is very pokey and perfect for both still water and river fishing. The marriage of fiberglass and graphite materials together, makes this rod lightweight, durable, and strong, with some degree of flex and great sensitivity. Ultimately, this rod provides plenty of quality despite not costing very much money.
- Sturdy, durable Carbon Composite Construction
- It allows for greater portability.
- Stress and weight are more evenly distributed along the arc of the pole.
- Takes a long time to set up when compared to a 2 piece rod.
- The rod may not have enough flex because of its telescopic design.
2: Shakespeare Wonderpole 12ft Telescopic Pole
Pole fishing is a popular method of catching fish whether you are fishing in freshwater or saltwater. Boasting an extra durable fiberglass construction, Shakespeare Wonderpole 8ft Spinning Rod is the perfect piece of fishing rod for all. This rod allows you to place your bait in the exact same spot that you want to fish. With this rod you can use ground bait or loose particles with extreme accuracy. It also allows you to land fish much quicker than with a rod and reel. Once you learn how to use this Shakespeare Wonderpole telescopic rod you'll wonder yourself why you didn’t use it sooner.
- Easy to manipulate the hook bait.
- Will get to the hard to reach places where reel rod can't.
- Not everyone's cup of tea.
3: SHAKESPEARE TRAVEL MATE 6'6" SPINNING TRAVEL ROD
So are you planning to go on a cross country fishing trip with your buddies? What you need is a lightweight, convenient fishing rod that can undoubtedly fit into a knapsack, vehicle, trunk etc. With Shakespeare travel Mate 6’6ft rod you will get just that. This rod has a very nice cast as well as action. Finished with a beautiful EVA handle and an even Matte finish, this rod is both stylish and convenient. Moreover, the rod comes in a sturdy tube which provides protection as well as makes storing more easier. What more can you ask.
- Easy to travel with.
- Save on travel cost by airplane.
- Takes more time to assemble compared to a two piece or telescopic rod.
4: Daiwa Jupiter PowerTip Matt Black 7ft Spinning Fishing Rod
Daiwa Jupiter PowerTip Matt Black 7ft -10ft Spinning Fishing Rod is a rod ideal for those who need a rod worked to last and would prefer not to make a tremendous opening in their pocket. It is a composite of graphite and fiberglass which gives it that solid spine vital for dealing with tough fishes. This rod is designed with an oval reel seat, Aluminum Oxide Guides and a comfortable EVA Foregrip which feels extraordinary in your grasp. With its medium heavy action this rod may be a bit on the heavier side for some.
- Beautiful quality finish.
- Flexible rod.
- Less sensitive when compared to a graphite rod
5: Daiwa Jupiter Safari 7ft Spinning Fishing Rod
The Daiwa Jupiter Safari rod is a 2-piece rod that has heavy power, suitable for both fresh and saltwater. Designed by one of the best brands out there, this rod provides a more comfortable and easier way to fish.
The Aluminum oxide guides are engineered to effectively prevent friction with the fishing line and to avoid breakage and the EVA Fore Grip is designed for comfortable and firm holding of the entire rod. Even though strong when being utilized for angling, this rod is additionally helpfully lightweight.
- Sturdy and comfortable to handle.
- Some may find the eyelets a bit smaller.
Congrats on making it till the end. We know that with so many rods out there, like fishes in the sea, it will be difficult to choose, so it's always better to start with a simple low budgeted rod and once you get some experience you can always move to the next best.
Ultimately it's all about having some fun.