GLoomis PBR844S Pro-Blue Saltwater Series Rod

GLoomis PBR844S Pro-Blue Saltwater Series Rod

Price: $265.00
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Model
TD Code
TypeLengthPiecesLine Weight (lb)ActionHandlePrice
PBR844S
GLO-0226
Spinning7'115 - 30FastA$265.00 USD
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G.Loomis Pro-Blue high performance graphite saltwater spinning rods are not your average inshore rods. With cork handles, heavy-duty composite reel seats, Fuji guides and blanks designed with dynamic, fast-actions, these are truly specialized rods. They're a blend of the traditional flats and bay rods that allow you to wrestle big fish without any distractions or malfunctions. You'll feel the difference. They may feel like lightweights because they are, but there's a power so intense and mystical that you'll wonder how G. Loomis did it. Their secret is your advantage.
5 Stars based on 40 reviews
By Adam
Stonington, CT
843C
May 18, 2020
Perfect northeast rod for a variety of fishing applications. I use it to throw heavy plugs for stripers and blues, deep jig sea bass and tog and chunk live bait. I have mine paired with a Calcutta D and nothing phases it. Super light, long butt section for tucking under your arm and strong as a telephone pole with a light enough tip for good action.
ProsStrong Lightweight Versatile Sensitive
ConsA little expensive
By Brian S.
FL
Absolute Garbage!
July 14, 2019
I bought 2 G Loomis PBR785C rods. The first one one snapped in half the third time I used it. The second one snapped the first time I used it. Both broke at the exact same spot. I don't know what G Loomis changed, but I will never buy this trash again!
ProsNone
ConsUnreliable and brittle.
By Michael
Cape Coral, FL
Light and strong
June 22, 2019
I really like this rod, I got the 902s on sale for half off and really wasn’t sure how it would be, but I’m really glad I got it! It’s light, has a good feel to grip and use, and has more power than it initially feels like it has. I was a little worried it was too light for snook around piers & docks but it has proven to be a great Rodger them. If I needed another rod I would get it full price.
ProsLight, Power, feel
By Nathan
Los Angeles, CA
Amazing Rod for $$
June 11, 2019
I was so skeptical to buy this rod because it was on sale and the rod line rating was only 10-25.
But I caught many 10-20lb yellowtails no problem!!!
ProsGot strong backbone!!!
ConsRod rear handle is kind of fat
By Joe
New york
Amazing rod
June 4, 2019
This rod is amazing so sensitive and great action. Sale price was amazing and at first unbelievable sobmuch so i thought it was a hoax! Thankfully as promised by customer service it was no hoax and i got my rod which is my new favorite. Tackle direct is my new go to tackle supplier
By Adventure M.
SWFL
Fantastic
June 2, 2019
Put 3000 Sustain on this rod you can cast ask day and catch big fish
ProsLight and strong
ConsNone
By Vinny
Eastchester, NY
What a deal!
May 29, 2019
Great rod, fast shipping, 50% off. Couldn't be happier
By Steven
MOBILE, AL
Nice rod
May 27, 2019
Nice rod a little stiffer than what I would have liked.
By Kevin
Sf bay
Great rod...
May 26, 2019
Solid rod for the price and limited lifetime warranty..guides make noise beside due to being loose
By Gusny
Long Island, NY
GLoomis Pro Blue Dream Rod
May 25, 2019
Absolutely love this rod for fishing the northeast. You can feel the fastest bite. This rod feels very light but has pulled in some pretty large fish. Highly recommend.
ProsLight, strong, sensitive.
ConsNone so far
By Pieslinger
TN/FL
Sweet Rod
May 20, 2019
Haven't gotten it wet yet, but fit and finish are perfect.
By Wes
Florida
Amazing Sensitivity
May 17, 2019
10-20lb spinning rod, Awesome rod! Paired with a Cabo 50 and 30lb braid this thing cast a mile, its extremely sensitive, and has an amazingly strong backbone when really put on a big fish yet is light and nimble enough to fish with finesse.
ProsCast great Sensitive Very light Soft tip but strong back bone under load
ConsPricey
By fisherman s.
Kansas City
Going Salty
May 17, 2019
I am starting to build a saltwater collection of rods and reels for my snow bird migration when I retire. These rods are a perfect fit.
By Don
Williamstown, NJ
Cant beat the price for this rod!
May 17, 2019
Beautiful well crafted rod and could not beet the price, had to buy 2. Can?€â"˘t wait to get out there and put them to the test!
ProsVery light but super strong rod Very sensitive Great warranty
By Golden E.
Block Island, RI
Nicely made, very light in hand
May 17, 2019
extremely light feeling rod, sensitive, yet to really test the backbone
Proslight
Consit's a little creekie , makes an above average amount of "new rod" noises throughout the blank. This just might be the way its made. Doesn't seem to have any defects or affect the performance of the rod/blank.
8 Questions & 8 Answers
Bob
from CT asked:
July 9, 2018
Can you tell me where these rods are made?
1 Answers
G.Loomis rods are still made in the U.S.A.
Bernie
on July 9, 2018

Jack Sinnigen
from jksinnigen@verizon.net asked:
July 2, 2018
Is this heavy, extra heavy or something else?
1 Answers
Nothing is listed as to the power of the rod but by the specs I would consider it a medium heavy.
Bernie
on July 4, 2018

Miguel
from Brownsville,Texas asked:
January 1, 2018
Hello I had a question, which Shimano Saragosa SW model would pair nicely on this rod ? The 6000 or the 8000 ? Thanks
1 Answers
The 6000 series Saragosa would balance out nicely with the G.Loomis Pro Blue rod
Bernie
on January 3, 2018

Mike
from Newport asked:
August 27, 2018
The rod line weight rated in mono or braid?
1 Answers
They are rated in mono line
Tyler
on August 31, 2018

Cedric Yuen
from singapore asked:
June 3, 2018
what would be maximum lure weight for the rod PBR844S?
1 Answers
They do not list lure ratings but i would not suggest fishing any lure over 4oz with this rod.
Ricky
on June 4, 2018

Miguel
from Brownsville,Texas asked:
January 3, 2018
Hello, I am having trouble finding a saltwater spinning reel to pair this rod with. The reels that I have paired either look too small or too big on this rod. What reel would balance nicely and look nice as well? What do you recommend ? Thanks
1 Answers
A 5000 size spinning reel would pair best with this particular model.
Devon
on January 6, 2018

Buk lau
from Stuart Florida asked:
February 22, 2017
Hi I was wondering how many oz does the PBR844S and PBR843S weighs?
1 Answers
The GLoomis PBR844S Pro-Blue Saltwater Series Rod weighs 8.8 oz and the PBR843S weighs 8 oz.
Donald
on February 23, 2017

carlitos
from miami asked:
June 12, 2015
I am looking to pair this rod up with a Shimano Thunnus. What would be the best size? Thunnus 6000 or 8000?
1 Answers
Hello Carlitos. The size reel you would need would heavily rely on what you are fishing for and your style of fishing. Feel free to contact us by phone or e-mail with those details and we will get you all set up! Toll Free +1-888-354-7335 Direct +1-609-788-3819 Email sales@tackledirect.com
Brandon
on June 14, 2015

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