G-Loomis IMX 1165-2S-STSDR IMX Salmon Steelhead Side Drift Spin Rod

G-Loomis IMX 1165-2S-STSDR IMX Salmon Steelhead Side Drift Spinning Rod

Price: $410.00
TD Code
LengthHandleLine RatingLure RatingActionPowerPrice
2 pcs
D8-173/8-1Mod-FastMed-Heavy$410.00 USD
The G-Loomis IMX Steelhead Side Drift Spinning Rods are designed for use with the side-drifting technique. The technique works by an angler positioning the boat at the top of a good looking run, allowing it to drift slowly downstream while the anglers cast to likely looking holding water and let their baits drift enticingly along-side the boat. It creates a very natural drift that can be extended as long as the holding water allows. When the fish takes the bait, they will usually drift slightly down current with the offering as they mouth it. Good anglers feel this "difference" in the drift and set the hook, but just as often, you see the strike as the fish grabs the bait and returns to the holding spot a few feet upstream. When this happens, they all but jerk the rod out of your hands. These rods provide line/lure control, power and sensitivity for use with this technique.
5 Stars based on 1 reviews
By Tiit
Excellent rod
March 28, 2020
Excellent rod with potential above test numbers,sensitivity and low feeling of weight.
2 Questions & 2 Answers
Napoleon M Viray
from California asked:
October 12, 2018
can you use this rod for saltwater fishing
1 Answer
yes, this rod can be used in light salt applications
Submitted by: Bernie on October 12, 2018

from Houston, TX asked:
July 24, 2018
How long is the handle?
1 Answer
The handle length from the reel seat back is 11.25 inches
Submitted by: Bernie on July 25, 2018


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