ODM D.N.A. Surf Rods

ODM D.N.A. Surf Rods

Boasting a proprietary carbon nano technology construction, with tangle-free Fuji Alconite K-Guides (NGC layout) and custom spiral non-slip foregrips and split butt grips for that extra boost of comfort and ergonomic power.

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TD Code
DescriptionLengthPiecesActionPowerLure RatingMax. DragPrice
NXD-7615
ODM-0029
D.N.A. Surf Rod7 ft. 6 in.1 pcModerate - Moderate FastLight3/8 - 1.5 oz.9 lb.$219.99 USD
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NXD-82
ODM-0030
D.N.A. Surf Rod8 ft.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastLight3/8 - 2 oz.11 lb.$239.99 USD
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NXD-935
ODM-0019
D.N.A. Surf Rod9 ft.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastMedium-Light1/2 - 3.5 oz.16 lb.$264.99 USD
NXD-104
ODM-0020
D.N.A. Surf Rod10 ft.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastMedium3/4 - 4 oz.17 lb.$289.99 USD
NXD-1064
ODM-0031
D.N.A. Surf Rod10 ft. 6 in.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastMedium3/4 - 4 oz.18 lb.$299.99 USD
NXD-115
ODM-0021
D.N.A. Surf Rod11 ft.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastMedium-Heavy1 - 5 oz.20 lb.$309.99 USD
NXD-118
ODM-0032
D.N.A. Surf Rod11 ft.2 - 60/40 SplitModerate - Moderate FastX-Heavy3 - 8 oz.24 lb.$319.99 USD

Engineered to provide the best combination of value and performance, ODM D.N.A. Surf Rods are built with proprietary carbon nano technology to battle roaming game fish that. Boasting tangle-free Fuji Alconite K-Guides with an NGC layout to maximize performance, D.N.A. Surf Rods also sport custom spiral non-slip foregrips and split butt grips for that extra boost of comfort and ergonomic power. It's the dawn of a new era of value and performance, and ODM D.N.A. Surf Rods are leading the way.

ODM D.N.A. Surf Rod Features:

  • Long distance casting surf rod
  • Sensitive, yet powerful enough to handle big game fish
  • Built with Carbon Nano Technology with a proprietary layering and patterning process
  • 2 piece: 60/40 split - Designed to flex and behave like a 1 pc. rod
  • Fuji tangle free Alconite K guides
  • Built on Fuji New Guide Concept layout
  • ODM custom ergonomics reel seat
  • Custom Spiral Grip - Comfortable non-slip foregrip and split butt grip
  • Crisp and fast recovery with moderate to moderate-fast action
  • Excels with many different types of lures: Bucktails, darters, metals, pencil poppers, swimmers, etc.
  • 1 Year limited Warranty
5 Stars based on 34 reviews
By Roger R.
DORAL, FL
This rod is a work of art!
August 19, 2022
This rod is a work of art! It has a great feel and balances well with my Penn SSVI 4500. I appreciate TackleDirect it was very fast I received the rod on time from the day of purchase, their customer service was excellent as I had a few issues which were eventually corrected and they showed their confidence, which is a game changer. I will be doing much more business with TackleDirect altogether in the future. They also know how to ship the fishing rods...they pack them in very secure containers...
By Remel
Maryland
ODM NXD 10.6 FT
August 1, 2022
I didn't use yet but it seems great fishing rod i definitely highly recommended. I have also Salt - X both fishing are great.
By Jason
Brooklyn, NY
Very sensitive and casts great
August 1, 2022
Since buying the rod (9'), I have nothing but good experiences with the rod. Light, sensitive and can cast anything over 1 oz a good distance. Light enough for porgy and fluke, yet strong enough to handle them blues and heavy plugs out in the surf.
By Hayden S.
East Texas
Quality Rod, Good Pricing
July 17, 2022
After weeks of research I finally landed on the ODM NXD-104 D.N.A. Surf Rod 10’. After hearing many reviews it was one of the best rods for the pricing. Still carries most of the great qualities of the more expensive rods but at a better price for this older generation model. I liked the quality, build, and sensitivity. Tackle Direct had a good turn around on processing and shipped quickly.
By Justin
Wichita, KS
This rod is a beast!
June 30, 2022
The rod I have is a 10’6” and use it for striper fishing. This thing slings it effortlessly. You won’t regret buying this rod.
Pros
  • Light
  • All black
  • High quality design
Cons
  • None.
By Derek
Marshfield, MA
Excellent rod for the price
March 21, 2022
Great sensitivity and casts well. Can’t beat the price and fast shipping.
By RobT
NY
Awesome!
January 31, 2022
Love the rod, great performance and light as a feather!
By Alex
CA
Great ODM rod purchase.
January 21, 2022
Hella light. Matched it with Shimano Gosa 6k. Perfect here in CA beaches. Cast for miles .Very happy with the purchase.
Pros
  • Light, strong and cast for miles.
Cons
  • None.
By N f.
Bay Area SF
Nice surf rod!
December 12, 2021
Very happy with this purchase. It’s everything
that they advertised. Liked that action, light
weight. Just need to fish more 😊
Pros
  • Quality, light, action.
Cons
  • Nothing!
By Laura
Meriden, CT
Awesome rod
December 2, 2021
My husband loves this one. Super psyched we got it
By Harold
New Jersey
NXD935
November 21, 2021
I paired this rod with a VSX150. It has performed well! I foul hooked a 25-30 lb cow nose ray and it handled it with ease.
Pros
  • Workmanship, will cast a mile, lightweight.
Cons
  • None that I can identify
By William
Chicago Illinois
Great
November 5, 2021
Very good
Pros
  • All
Cons
  • None
By Mark
SW CT
DNA 10.5 ft
November 4, 2021
This rod has performed very well. The rod loads well at bot ends of the recommended weight range, it's light and strong . I paired it with VS VR175 . So far it's handled Striped bass up to 20lbs with no problem.

By Rob
Worcester
Casts like a broomstick
October 16, 2021
The rod is just so stiff. I’ve had 80 dollar basspro surf rods that load up better than this rod. It’s ok for like magic swimmers and danny plugs where you don’t need distance but for distance casting this isn’t the rod
By Billy
Maryland
Amazing Rod
September 30, 2021
By far my favorite rod in my arsenal. It's extremely light and well built. Worth every penny. You can carry and throw all day with this rod
51 Questions & 51 Answers
Michael
from Tampa, Florida asked:
January 26, 2020
Will the 9 foot handle throwing 3oz lures?
1 Answer
Hello Michael, the ODM D.N.A. surf rod in the 9 foot is rated up to 3.5 oz. Throwing 3 oz would not be a problem. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on January 27, 2020

Jacky
from CA asked:
October 30, 2019
I try cut bait fishing with NDX 115  rod. can I use heavy than 1-5 oz sinkers?
1 Answer
6 oz max is the most weight I would do on this rod. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on October 31, 2019

Adam
from Red Lion,Pa. asked:
October 3, 2019
I have a Tsunami Salt X 6000 reel. Would that work with the 10 foot?
1 Answer
Yes, that reel and rod would make a great pairing 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on October 4, 2019

Fernando
from Miami, Florida asked:
September 20, 2019
Which size would pair better with the van staal vr175 for casting 3 0z poppers and sp minnows? 9’ or the 10’?
1 Answer
The vr175 would pair better with the 10 foot odm DNA
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on September 25, 2019

Reinier Soliven
from Navarre Fl asked:
March 5, 2019
What is the distance from butt cap to center of reel seat for the 9 ft DNA?
1 Answer
22 inches 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on March 6, 2019

Tim
from Fort Pierce, Florida asked:
January 29, 2019
Where are these rods made?
1 Answer
They are made in China
Submitted by: Bernie on January 30, 2019

Mike B.
from Va. asked:
January 8, 2019
How does a Penn SpinfisherV 7500LC reel match to this rod and which is better, a 10' or 11'?
1 Answer
Either would match up well with the 7500lc the 10 foot would be good for lures while the 11 foot would be good for cutbait
Submitted by: Bernie on January 9, 2019

Dan
from Bfick asked:
December 2, 2018
When will you have the 9 foot odm dan back in stock
1 Answer
Next week
Submitted by: John on December 12, 2018

John Bozzella
from Mitchell, SD. asked:
November 16, 2018
what is a good reel match for this rod ? I was thinking my Penn 710 Z.
1 Answer
THe 710z would work. The shimano ultegra ci4+ would work as well it would also depend on which rod length
Submitted by: Bernie on November 19, 2018

Kenneth
from Suffolk County, NY asked:
June 24, 2022
Would the NXD-82 pair well with a Penn Clash 4000? I fish Long Island north shore back bays, inlets and beaches throwing lures up to 2 oz on 15 or 20 lb braid. Thankd.
1 Answer
Hi Kenneth, Yes the ODM DNA in the 8ft would work will with a Penn Clash 4000 for your application. Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with!
Submitted by: Huy - TackleDirect Customer Service on June 27, 2022

Gregg Morrill
from Florida asked:
June 15, 2022
Which ODM dna surf rod is best for throwing 2-3oz swim baits for Tarpon 
1 Answer
Hi Gregg, We recommend both the ODM DNA Surf Rods in 11ft rated 1-5oz or 3-8oz for your application. Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with! Tight lines!
Submitted by: Huy - TackleDirect Customer Service on June 16, 2022

joseph Monaco
from ny asked:
May 24, 2022
what is weight on odm dna 9 ft 
1 Answer
Hi Joseph, The ODM DNA in the 9ft length weights about 10.65 oz without a reel. Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with! Tight Lines!
Submitted by: Huy - TackleDirect Customer Service on May 25, 2022

Scott
from New Jersey asked:
March 29, 2022
Looking to pair a VSX200 with a DNA. Will be used for bucktails, pencil poppers, sp minnows, and metals in the Jersey surf. If I made a trip to the canal, would use it there also. Suggestions on which to go with out of the 104, 1064, or 115?
1 Answer
Hi Scott, I would recommend the 10'6" ODM NXD-1064 D.N.A Surf Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/odm-nxd-1064-dna-surf-rod.html This would pair great with your Van Staal VSX 200 for NJ surf fishing applications. However I would go up to a 11ft ODM NXD-118 D.N.A Surf Rod for the Cape Cod Canal. https://www.tackledirect.com/odm-nxd-118-dna-surf-rod.html This rod would be able to throw larger lures up to 8oz which is needed for certain conditions in the Canal. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on April 4, 2022

Charles
from New Jersey asked:
March 24, 2022
Would a 6000 Saragosa balance well with the 8' DNA?
1 Answer
Hi Charles, The Shimano SRG6000SWAHG Saragosa SW A Spinning Reel would pair nicely with a 8ft or 9ft ODM DNA Surf Spinning Rod. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on March 24, 2022

Gregg Morrill
from Florida asked:
March 23, 2022
which Diawa Saltest MG reel matches best with a ODM D.N.A 10 ft surf rod for tarpon from the surf using swim baits and other artificials


1 Answer
Hi Gregg, I would recommend a Daiwa SALTISTMQ14000H Saltist MQ Spinning Reel. https://www.tackledirect.com/daiwa-saltistmq14000h-saltist-mq-spinning-reel.html This would be ideal to pair with your 10ft ODM DNA surf rod for fishing for Tarpon in the surf. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on March 24, 2022

joseph Monaco
from ny asked:
March 1, 2022
how much does dna  9 foot weigh 
1 Answer
The 9' D.N.A weighs 11.2 ounces.
Submitted by: KRAIG FRIEDMAN on March 1, 2022

joseph Monaco
from ny asked:
February 16, 2022
weight on 9 ft odm dna
1 Answer
Hi Joseph, The ODM NXD-935 D.N.A Surf Rod has a rod weight of 13.6oz. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on February 16, 2022

Alex Martinez
from Sebastian, Florida asked:
December 12, 2021
For a vsx 200 throwing flair hawks and swimbaits 2-3.5 ounce what rod would you recommend. 
1 Answer
Hi Alex, I would recommend a ODM NXD-104 D.N.A Surf Rod 10ft rod. Specifically Model: NXD-104; TD Code: ODM-0020. https://www.tackledirect.com/odm-nxd-104-dna-surf-rod.html This rod would be perfect for lures in the 2 -3.5oz range and would pair well with a Van Staal VSX 200. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on December 15, 2021

Franky
from Dallas TX asked:
November 15, 2021
What is the exact weight of 106 rod and 11 rod? I want to know these number because I fish all day long, so I hope I can get a lightweight rod.
1 Answer
Hi Frank, ODM DNA Surf Rod 10ft 6" Model: NXD-1064; TackleDirect Code: ODM-0031 has a rod weight of 1.05lbs or 16.8oz and 11ft Model: NXD-118; TackleDirect Code: ODM-0032 has a rod weight of 1.15lbs or 18.4oz. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on November 19, 2021

Jon V
from Bayville, NJ asked:
November 8, 2021
Whats the butt length on the 8 footer?
1 Answer
Hi Jon, The ODM DNA surf rod model: NXD-82; TackleDirect Code: ODM-0030 has a rod butt length of 15 1/2" inches. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on November 10, 2021

John
from New York asked:
October 24, 2021
Is the 11FT Too heavy for all day surf casting? Throwing Bucktails, Swimshads, Metals thanks 
1 Answer


Hi John, The 11ft 1-5oz; Model: NXD-115, TackleDirect Code: ODM-0021. will be fine for your fishing application of throwing bucktails, swimshads, and metals. Depending on the lure size you are casting, I also would recommend the ODM NXD-1064 D.N.A Surf Rod - 10 ft. 6 in. Model: NXD-1064, TackleDirect Code: ODM-0031. This rod has a lighter tip than the 11ft and makes it very versatile for throwing a wide variety of lures. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.


Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on October 26, 2021

Jay
from New York asked:
October 21, 2021
Which one will pair up better with an 8K Saragosa the 10FT or the 106

For bucktails and metals 

1 Answer
Hi Jay, I would go with the 10'6 ODM DNA. Model: NXD-1064; TackleDirect Code: ODM-0031; https://www.tackledirect.com/odm-nxd-1064-dna-surf-rod.html. The longer length on this rod will balance your 8000 Saragosa better better than the 10ft and making it easier to fish bucktails and metals. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on October 22, 2021

Rob
from ct asked:
September 13, 2021
I have an older penn 704z that i was thinking of pairing with this rod, would this be a good set up? any other suggestions? could always upgrade reel later. cape cod. surf and jetties, btw. thanks!
1 Answer
Rob,

The ODM D.N.A. 10ft surf rod NXD-104 will pair nicely with your Penn 704Z spinning reel.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on September 13, 2021

kieran
from new jersey asked:
September 10, 2021
Can the 9' or 10' work a pencil popper well? I have plenty of stiff moderate fast rods and am looking for something with real parabolic action.
1 Answer
Kieran,

The ODM D,N.A. 10ft surf rod NXD-104 would be the one with the action you want for throwing pencil poppers.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on September 10, 2021

Ryan Paragas
from CA asked:
September 9, 2021
How long is the rod handle from the butt to the bottom of the reel seat of the 8ft rod?
1 Answer
Ryan,

The ODM D.N.A. 8ft surf rod NXD-82 measures 15" from the bottom of the reel seat to the bottom of rod butt.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on September 10, 2021

Hunter
from NC asked:
August 31, 2021
Which rod would pair up best with an Abu Garcia 6500 blue yonder.  Bait fishing set up for sea mullet and pompano 
1 Answer
Hunter,

Unfortunately, the Abu Garcia Blue Yonder Baitcasting reel does not pair with any of the ODM DNA surf rods as they are all spinning rods.  A rod that would pair with the Blue Yonder reel would be the St.Croix Mojo Surf MSC100MMF2 (SCR-1030).  That would be a nice combo for Pompano, Trout, and Sea Mullet.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on September 1, 2021

Gary
from Ny asked:
August 16, 2021
What VR van staal you recommend for odm dna 8’ ?
1 Answer
Gary,

Either the VR50 or the new VR75 will pair nicely with the ODM D.N.A. 8ft surf rod.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on August 17, 2021

Neil
from Uk asked:
June 7, 2021
What is the distance between centre of reel seat and end off butt cap on the 8 ft ?

Also what is the length of the longest section of rod ?

Thank you 

1 Answer
This rod is a 60/40 split which means the longest section will be about 4'9". The distance from center of reel seat to butt cap is about 20"-21"
Submitted by: Paul Olah on June 7, 2021

Tom Nguyen
from Worcester, MA asked:
June 3, 2021
Would the shimano saragosa 14000 pair well with the nxd-118???

And can you tell me how much it weight on that rod...?? Thanks you....

1 Answer
I would recommend pairing with the Saragosa 10000 size but the 14000 would also do well if you were looking strictly for a canal set up.

Unfortunately we are not able to locate any reliable sources as far as the specs go on the weight of these rods.

Submitted by: TackleDirect Customer Service on June 4, 2021

Justin
from New York asked:
May 12, 2021
What is the distance from the butt cap to the center of the reel seat on the 10’ model?
1 Answer
As per the manufacturer the distance is approximately 23 inches.
Submitted by: Paul Olah on May 14, 2021

Jj
from Florida asked:
March 10, 2021
Would a van staal vr50 pair well with the 9ft model?
1 Answer
The VR50 would be a bit small on that rod. I would go with the 125-150 size for the 9 footer.
Submitted by: Austin Kearney on March 10, 2021

Bobby
from Ca asked:
February 26, 2021
Looking to get a 10’ or 10’6”. Which would pair better with a Van Staal VR150? Thanks 
1 Answer
I would go with the 10' model in this case.
Submitted by: Austin Kearney on March 2, 2021

Steve
from CA asked:
February 18, 2021
I just ordered the 9'.  Would a Shimano Stradic FL 5000 match up with the 9'? It seems to have just the right amount of capacity for 20lb braid that I need.  I am surfcasting 3/4-2 oz lures for many hours at a time and want something very smooth with good line retrieval. Would this reel be too light?  
1 Answer
That reel would match up nicely with that rod and should balance well. 
Submitted by: Austin Kearney on February 19, 2021

Paul
from NJ asked:
January 20, 2021
What is the weight of NXD-115 rod?
1 Answer
Unfortunately, ODM does not list the actual weight of this rod. 
Submitted by: Austin Kearney on January 21, 2021

Steve
from San Francisco, CA asked:
December 29, 2020
I am surf fishing with mostly 1.5-2 oz jigs and bucktails.  I do some SP Minnows (1oz) and some poppers up to about 3 oz.  Prefer 30lb braid.  Which would be better the 9' or the 10'?  Can you also recommend a reel pairing (Daiwa or Penn)?
1 Answer
I would recommend the 9' rod if primarily fishing bucktails on the lighter side, But since you are throwing heavier jigs and occasionally poppers i would think the 10' model would be best for your application,

I would pair that rod with either a Penn Slammer 4500-5500 or Daiwa BG MQ in the same size range. Daiwa Ballistic 5000-6000 if you want to keep the set up as light weight as possible

Submitted by: TackleDirect Customer Service on December 29, 2020

Bob
from Billerica, Ma. asked:
November 26, 2020
Is the ODM DNA 8’ rod to long to use as a boat rod? 

Would a Saragossa 6000 with 30 lbs. braid pair well with this rod?


Thanks & Happy Thanksgiving 

1 Answer
As long as you have room on the boat to use an 8' rod i dont see why not, I use the 7'6 1 pc model pretty regularly on the boat.

This rod would pair very well with a Saragosa 6000, this combo should be able to handle almost any inshore/nearshore species you would look to target

Submitted by: Alex T on November 28, 2020

Noah
from Alabama asked:
November 26, 2020
I’m thinking of getting the 10’6 model and pairing it with a Van Staal Vr150 for cobia and kings off the pier. Do you think this will be a good pairing?
1 Answer
I would definitely say this would be a great pairing. Very great rod paired with an unmatched reel.

If you are strictly using for pier fishing you could get away with using either the 10' 10'6 models

Submitted by: Alex T on November 28, 2020

Jaxon
from Tampa, Florida asked:
November 16, 2020
What rod would you recommend for the Van Staal VR 50 with 20LB braid. Using it for snook and smaller tarpon. mainly on land.
1 Answer
I would recommend the 9' ML, this rod is rated 1/2oz-3.5 so thatll give you plenty of range depending on what you are throwing. with 20# braid on a VR50 you will be able to make monster casts, and both the rod and reel are tough enough to withstand trophy size fish
Submitted by: Alex T on November 18, 2020

BG
from New Jersey asked:
November 14, 2020
How would the Stradic FL 4,000 with 20 lb braid pair with the 8 ft for SP minnows and smaller plugs?
1 Answer
Typically i would recommend at least a 5000 for surf casting purposes, but the Stradic 4000 and 5000 are identical reels, just with the 5000 adding a little more line capacity.

Pairing a Stradic 4000 or 5000 with this rod would do just fine with either the 7'6 or 8' ODM rod

Submitted by: Alex T on November 18, 2020

John
from Florida asked:
November 8, 2020
Would the Shimano STC5000XGFL pair well with the 9ft rod?
1 Answer
These two would make a very well balanced light weight surf combo, capable of handling many inshore species
Submitted by: Alex T on November 9, 2020

Dan
from PA asked:
October 19, 2020
Which Penn Spinfisher VI reel (4500 or 5500) would balance out best with the ODM DNA 9' rod?   
1 Answer
Either reel would balance fine with this rod. the 4500 is a whole 6oz lighter therefore making it more comfortable casting for long periods, but has 5# less max drag.

If you are fishing heavy structure or rocks I would go with the 5500 just for the added stopping power

Submitted by: Alex T on October 23, 2020

Jimmy
from San Jose, California asked:
May 9, 2020
Would a Shimano Saragosa SW 5000 match up with the 10ft DNA 
1 Answer
Hello Jimmy, 


Yes, a 5k Saragosa would pair perfectly with the 10 foot DNA. 

Submitted by: B. Smith on May 11, 2020

Scott Brown
from FL asked:
April 15, 2020
11 foot xhvy, good with VR200 and 50lb briad?
1 Answer
Scott, yes that would make for a very well balanced surf combo.
Submitted by: Brian on April 16, 2020

Kevin Toro
from Philadelphia asked:
April 10, 2020
Does the 7’,6” ft rod has the same grips as the others?
1 Answer
Yes, the grips/butt of these rods is one of their qualities that makes them so popular. 
Submitted by: Sydney on April 11, 2020

Jim
from Woodbridge, NJ asked:
March 16, 2020
 What size reel would you recommend for the 8’ DNA  surf Rod . I have been looking at the Penn. Slammer 3500 or the 45000. I plan on using 15 pound braid. 





1 Answer
You can go with either size reel on this rod, they are very similar in weight and how they would balance out on the 8' ODM DNA Surf Rod. Since you are going with 15lb braid, we would recommend sticking with the 3500. Slightly lighter than the 4500, holds plenty of 15lb braid, and will balance out really well on the rod. Let us know if you have any other questions, more than happy to help.
Submitted by: Brian on March 18, 2020

Brandon Calabrese
from Ventura, California asked:
January 27, 2020
How would a stradic fl 4000 balance on the 9ft
1 Answer
The stradic 4000FL will fit on this rod but is going to be a little to light. 
Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on January 28, 2020

Tony Vue
from Sacramento, CA asked:
January 22, 2020

Thinking of getting a 9ft. 

Will be bank fishing for stripes most of the time but will occasionally hook up on the 50lbs+ sturgeons, will this rod be able to haul in sturgeons?
1 Answer
Hello Tony, This rod would be great for catching stripers. Should be able to handle sturgeons if you hook into one.   
Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on January 23, 2020

Fernando
from Miami, florida asked:
September 19, 2019
How would the 9’ pair with the vr175?
1 Answer
The 9ft would pair nicely with the vr 175 
Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on September 25, 2019

Jeff P.
from NY asked:
July 2, 2019
Would a Daiwa BG 4000 match up well with the 9 foot ODM DNA?
1 Answer
A 4k BG would be great on a 9ft.  It should balance out nicely as well.
Submitted by: CHARLES on July 16, 2019

Mike
from Ocean County, NJ asked:
January 5, 2019
Can you provide the weights for the DNA rods, 9’, 10’, 11’? Thanks Mike
1 Answer
NXD-935 weighs 13.28 oz NXD-104 weighs 14.88 oz NXD-115 weighs 18.08 oz
Submitted by: Rebecca on January 5, 2019

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