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Batson Introduces New Cutting-Edge Products

Rainshadow™ ETERNITY² (TM) Nano Rod Blank
Innovative. Cutting-edge. Impeccable. This flagship nano constructed series is the highest quality of rod blanks that RainShadow™ has to offer. The ETERNITY² (TM) trend setting rod blanks, set the bar by being ultra-sensitive, incredibly durable, with feather lightweight construction. Utilizing state-of-the-art RX9™ materials along with radically advanced processing such as Ultra-High Modulus Reinforcement (UHMR™) and High Density SC (HDSC™). In this state-of-the-art lineup, there are all forms of bass casting/spinning, and fly. To cap it off, we integrate Nano Compound Technology (NCT™) to insure each blank not only operates with surgical precision, but also retains incredible power.


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Rainshadow™ IMMORTAL™ Rod Blank
Introducing the new IMMORTAL™ rod blank series touting revolutionary refinement and progressive methodology to deliver hyper-performance blanks. Boasting Ultra-High Modulus Reinforcement (UHMR™), High Density SC (HDSC™) and Optimized Resin Content (ORC™) while using our refreshed RX8™ materials. You can count on them to deliver exhilarating performance and dependability. In this new lineup, there are all forms of bass casting/spinning, popping, walleye, and fly. Welcome to the elite of high modulus performance rod blanks.

ALPS™ MVT™ – Toray Trigger Reel Seat
New for 2014 the ALPS™ Micro Vibration Transmission (MVT™) design is based off the wildly successful ALPS™ TexTouch™ casting graphite reel seat. The ALPS™ MVT™ comes standard with double locking nuts and a double-keyed body to strengthen the hold on the reel and eliminate hood spin. Utilizing super sensitive Toray graphite material delivering enhanced sensitivity all way to your hands. Combining the best of all worlds; strength, sensitivity, lightweight, while remaining sharp on any rod build. We can say with confidence that this is the world’s most sensitive and only Toray™ molded carbon fiber casting reel seat.

Various sizes and body/hood color combinations available.

ALPS™ Split Casting/Spinning Aluminum/Graphite Reel Seat
New for 2014 is the ALPS™ Split casting/spinning with an aluminum threaded barrel reel seat (also available in graphite). The Split casting/spinning design is deeply rooted and based off the groundbreaking ALPS™ TexTouch™ casting reel seat, with the added split design for ergonomic and blank contact. Double locking nuts and a double-keyed body will insure your reel stays put and eliminate all hood spin. There isn’t a better way to build a rod while keeping the weight down.

Various sizes and color combinations available.

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