Shimano Terez Conventional Rods

Shimano Terez Conventional Rods

Redesigned for 2019, the new Terez Rods feature Shimano's Spiral-X and Hi-Power X blank construction.

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TD Code
TypeLengthPowerActionBraided Line RatingForegrip LengthReargrip LengthGimbal TypePrice
TZC70ML
SHM-3634
Conventional7'
1 pc
Medium LightFast20-50lb7.2in13.1inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC70M
SHM-3632
Conventional7'
1 pc
MediumFast30-65lb7.2in13.1inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC70MH
SHM-3633
Conventional7'
1 pc
Medium HeavyFast40-80lb9.1in11.7inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZCX70MH
SHM-3641
Conventional7'
1 pc
Medium HeavyExtra Fast40-80lb9.1in11.7inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC66H
SHM-3628
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
HeavyFast50-150lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZCX66H
SHM-3638
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
HeavyExtra Fast50-150lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC70H
SHM-3631
Conventional7'
1 pc
HeavyFast50-100lb9.1in12.9inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC66XH
SHM-3629
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
Extra HeavyFast65-200lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZCX66XH
SHM-3639
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
Extra HeavyExtra Fast65-200lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC70XH
SHM-3635
Conventional7'
1 pc
Extra HeavyFast65-200lb9.1in12.9inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZC66XXH
SHM-3630
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
Extra Extra HeavyFast80-200lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
TZCX66XXH
SHM-3640
Conventional6'6''
1 pc
Extra Extra HeavyExtra Fast80-200lb11in12.6inAluminum$299.99 USD
Redesigned for 2019, the new Shimano Terez Conventional Rods are stronger, lighter, and better suited to dominate the blue water than ever before. Featuring Shimano's Spiral-X and Hi-Power X construction, the new Terez is built on one of the world's most advanced blanks and is fitted with all custom components for a rod that is truly built to perfection. Spiral X construction consists of multiple layers comprised of carbon tape that tightly winds the blank diagonally in opposite directions, resulting in enhanced torsional rigidity without adding extra weight. This construction results in an extremely responsive rod that allows for instant power transmission and greatly enhances fish fighting capabilities. Spiral X blanks are 250% more structurally rigid and 180% less prone to twisting than standard blank construction. These advanced blanks are equipped custom Shimano Aluminum Reel Seats and wrapped with all new Fuji BKW Alconite frame guides. The 2019 Terez series covers a wide spectrum of offshore angling techniques by consisting of 12 casting models, 9 spinning, and 2 rail rods. Whether youíre fishing the Northeast or Southeast, Gulf Coast or West Coast, or traveling the world in search of exotic trophies, there's a Terez rod to fit any application.
4.5 Stars based on 16 reviews
By Robert
Tampa FL
Wow just wow
April 11, 2022
I have 2 of them 1 in xh and other in xxh. Man they are light u feel like your gonna break them. I caught a 40lb grouper on the xh with a avet lx raptor that's stuck itself in the rocks and I mean the rod was bent almost in half and the rod held beautifully. Amazing rods from shimano and I was mainly a st croix guy.
By Frank
Atlantic city nj
Terez 7' conventional
January 20, 2022
I have 3 terez conventional and 2 spinning rods the action and the abuse they take is crazy strong I've had other rods nothing holds up like terez
Pros
  • The sensitivity of the rods the power and the action is hands down the best
Cons
  • None
By Jules
CA
Shimano Terez Conventional Rod
August 30, 2021
Bought this rod for my trip to Loreto, Baja California. Paired it with a Shimano Tranx 400 with 65 lbs braid and 40-80 lbs leader. Combo was awesome. Used it to cast hard baits into the rocks or live bait. Was able to pull on Pargo and Group that wanted to go back into the rocks with plenty of power. I would recommend this rod.
By Bruce
Manning, SC
Very Modern
August 10, 2021
Shimano is very good at updating their product lines often incrementally increasing the quality over time. This rod is a very versatile addition to any collection and utilizes some of the most advanced materials and production techniques. My AVET LX MC Raptor fits very nicely on this rod and makes a great do it all salt water combo.
Pros
  • Modern, Elegant, overall nice build quality and components.
Cons
  • A little on the expensive side for what you are getting, perhaps a little vulnerable to quick snappy input, while elegant this rod may prove fragile.
By Skip
Lantana, TX
Perfect All-Around Rod
November 16, 2020
Paired a TZC66XH with a talica 12. The rod is light and very sensitive. Enough back-bone to pull any fish up off the reefs. My go-to for just about any fish in the gulf. Caught groupers, snappers, triggerfish, and sharks.
Pros
  • Light and sensitive. Doesn?t feel like your fishing with a telephone pole.
Cons
  • None.
By Kyle
Port Aransas, Texas
Terez
October 18, 2020
Favorite Rod to do whatever kind of fishing you want to do
By Lito L.
Seattle, Washington
Great rod for albacore tuna
June 15, 2020
This rod is amazing. I used it for lingcod and bottom fish.. it can handle a lot of pressure. I canít wait for albacore tuna to bend this rod. Tight line...
Pros
  • Great rod for almost every fish
Cons
  • Nothing I can?t say bad about this rod
By Duck
California
Wish I could use it
May 6, 2020
I got the rod on time and it was packed very well in a sturdy cardboard tube and had bubble packed inside to protect the tip.
The rod feels great paired with my Talica 12. But due to the Covid 19 situation I have not been able to go out and use it. I was all geared up to go White Seabass fishing in March but trip got cancelled.
By Brian
Fort Mitchell al
Awesome rod
October 28, 2019
Awesome rod for grouper , snapper , and amberjack.
By allan
nj
Would rather have rollers on this then eyes
October 19, 2018
It is really annoying when an eye breaks off your expensive line or frays it when you have a big fish on. That stuff is not cheap, and most eyes will eventually do it because they are cheap.
By makaninalu
Rio Vista,Ca.
Excellent for Large Fish..........
November 24, 2017
I've got this for my sturgeon fishing and this is one heck of a rod....I would not trade it or use other models or brands,this has a great backbone and with a sensitive tip that I have no problem detecting a fish that taking on the bait. I've also used this rod for Salmon and stripers and I'm am impressed of the performance it gives me. I've paired it with the new Daiwa Lexa 400HD 7.1:1 ratio on 65lb Power Pro braid and never looked back........with the reel fast high speed ratio,I cannot have the fish to stay slack on my line during reel pumping.........I highly recommend this rod and reel combo for those that do fish for this species........
Pros
  • Excellent backbone power with the sensitive tip and quality K guides.
Cons
  • Nice to have a free HD bag covers during traveling to and from.......as a single item purchase of the rods high cost.
By Jim
Martha's Vineyard
Excellent rods. Just which they made one with removable butt section.
July 29, 2017
I bought one of these the moment it came out when I saw the 80-200# rating and picked up the rod and felt the lightness. It was bright red and most thought it was a joke when I boarded the boat loaded with 80's and 50's. At the time I put the new accurate boss extreme 500 on it because shimano really didn't make a reel like the talica back then. Well after landing a medium bluefin and a 95# yellowfin with relative ease with a stand up clip on belt, I was hooked on this light tackle gear. You can put all the heat most stand up fisherman can take with this gear. It is so light and powerful you are simply not fighting the gear. It was a real pleasure to fish with this rod. On one pass we hooked two yellows about 65#, one was on the terez with the accurate and the other was on a classic 50W tiagra set up. I had the fish whipped and released before the other fish was anywhere near the boat. The efficiency of the terez along with the talica II reels are impressive. I have since sold all my classic tiagra gear and only fish with talica/terez gear now. It is a no brainer. I have seen 800# marlin and 600# bluefin landed with terez/talica II's . It is the only way to go nowadays. IMO. Braided line has made all this possible. If you fish with mono, then there is a reason for the big heavy gear but this is the best choice by far if you like stand up fishing. Try it. You will not regret it.
Pros
  • Light, strong, good warranty
Cons
  • They keep changing the design, and colors too frequently. There were too many combinations and now they are all black. Black is OK. I would like to see a removable butt option with and without roller guides so I could install a winthrop adjustabutt. Also the current composite bent butt is very slippery, It is really light which is good but they will and have fly out of the rod holder on a strike. Make SURE you have a rod tether on your bent butt or you will see $1700 of gear go into the drink.
By Michael
Boynton Beach, FL
very versatile rod
April 29, 2015
I can use these rods for anything from snook to sailfish
By NEfisherman
Boston, ma
Sweet rods
September 23, 2013
I have a couple of these rods in different actions and power. I mainly use them for either jigging or bait fishing in the NE. The rods are sensitive to the bites and the heavier rods are able to sling 20 oz jigs without any problems. The rods are light and you don't feel the strain on your arms or back after a long day of fishing. One thing you should be aware of - the line guides show signs of rust stains at the base after multiple uses. I rinse my rod/reels down after each trip and have noticed rust stains due to the guide seat not totally sealed. For the cost of these rods, little details like this is not acceptable. I'd expect much better quality control.
Pros
  • light powerful rods.
Cons
  • Line guides show signs of rust even at the base.
By chuck
west covina
A good rod from Shimano
July 13, 2013
thinnest rod ive used/owned=light but power packed. landing yellows and cudas with eaze. worth the price. i own 2 spinning : 20 and 80 MH with 30 and 50 lb power pro in a stradic ci4 4000F and thunnus 8000- all from TACKLE DIRECT!
73 Questions & 73 Answers
Danny
from New Jersey asked:
November 13, 2019
I have Daiwa Saltiga 30 ha , I‚€™m go fishing offshore sea bass  , what  rod can go with reel
1 Answer
The 7 foot medium or medium heavy would work great with the saltiga 30ha
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on November 14, 2019

JLA
from Los angeles asked:
October 20, 2019
I noticed there is a fast and a extra fast on the medium heavy. Why would i choose one over the other? 
1 Answer
That would depend on how your fishing. A extra fast tip will bend closer to the tip and will be a little stiffer. A fast action will bend more down the blank of the rod. Hook sets tend to be quicker with a extra fast action rod. 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on October 21, 2019

Gary
from Ft Lauderdale, FL asked:
June 19, 2019
Would a 7ft Terez pair with an Avet HX 3 speed reel for Bottom fishing for Grouper, Amberjack, and Snapper in the Dry Tortugas? If so what one would work best?
1 Answer

Hello Gary 


I think that would be a great combo 

Submitted by: Andrew Montagna on June 27, 2019

Mike
from Eagle Rock Va asked:
May 14, 2019
I have a Terez tic 70mh. I‚€™m heading to Panama to kayak fish for large cubera and roosterfish! What reel would you pair with this rod?
1 Answer
A 6000 or 8000 saragosa would pair well with the Terez 70mh 
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on May 16, 2019

Robert Guieb
from San Diego, California asked:
May 12, 2019
What reel can I get in left hand that would pair up well with tzc-80mh.
1 Answer
A shimano torium TOR16HGAL would be a great pairing for the tzc-80mh
Submitted by: Bernie De Graaf on May 24, 2019

Alex
from Naples, FL asked:
January 4, 2019
I have Talica 20-2s. Planning to bottom fish for grouper in the gulf and then do some trolling in the keys for billfish and larger mahi mahi and wahoo. Would any of these Tarez conventionals play both roles well?
1 Answer
The 6'6" xh would be good for jigging and bottom fishing while it also can be used for light trolling.
Submitted by: Bernie on January 5, 2019

jaydennv
from Las Vegas asked:
December 9, 2018
Just bought TZCX66XXH , I am looking for reel to match for this rod, my first choices is Avet HXW-3 speed or Shimano Talica 25II please advise.. Thank you...
1 Answer
The Tallica 25II would be a great reel to match with the TZCX66XXH
Submitted by: Bernie on December 10, 2018

Paul
from Malibu, California asked:
November 27, 2018
what size talica and what terez rod should I grab for Southern California and Mexico fishing, for BFT, YFT, YT, Dodo and whatever else comes my way.. mostly stand up party boats
1 Answer
The 6'6" heavy fast would be a good choice paired with the tac16
Submitted by: Bernie on December 4, 2018

Moritz
from Germany asked:
October 28, 2018
I Want to know wich terez Convention rod would fit best for talica 25 and twinpower for jigging ( -300g jigs) und some bottom fishing for Shark and Casting ?
1 Answer
Would depend on the size of the Twinpower but the gametype J from Shimano would pair up well with that and for the Talica25 the 7'0" heavy would pair up well.
Submitted by: Bernie on November 1, 2018

Steven dreiling
from CA asked:
July 21, 2018
hi i have a tranx 400 and was wondering whats a good Terez rod for it for live bait and jigging
1 Answer
Submitted by: Bernie on July 23, 2018

ramon
from new york asked:
November 13, 2017
TZC66HBLK SHM-1636-6 6' 6'' Heavy Fast 50-150 Stainless Alconite Fuji TK Aluminum 50# Bait Black, can you use a accurate bv 300 valiant reel with this rod and this also is a bait casting rod ?
1 Answer
Yes you can, as they are all conventional rods.
Submitted by: Bernie on November 14, 2017

Silas
from Virginia asked:
August 8, 2022
Which rod would pair well with a Seigler LGN? Targeting big Cobia in the Chesapeake, and maybe some big rooster fish down in Panama. Planning to mainly bottom fish or live line. Can these rods be used to jig at all as well?  
1 Answer
Hi Silas, The Shimano Terez Conventional rods would pair great with a Seigler LGN conventional reel. However since they are currently sold out at this time, I would recommend a Shimano TVC66H Trevala Jigging Casting Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/shimanotvc66h.html This would pair well with a Seigler LGN conventional reel and be great for live bait, bottom fishing, and jigging applications for targeting Cobia, and Roosterfish. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on August 10, 2022

RAFAEL BLANCO BERMUDEZ
from Florida asked:
June 26, 2022

Hello. I have talica 16 for inshore trolling, and okuma Komodo 400 for casting lures. Occasionally jig with a 100 to 250 gram jig.

Is the shimano terez TZC66H conventional rod the right one? or the XH model?

Fast or extra fast action?

What is the weight of the TZC66H model, is it suitable for casting lures (popper, minnow, walkers)? Is it suitable for fast jigging?


Would you recommend another brand and model of fishing rod?

1 Answer
Hi Rafael, The Shimano TZC66H Terez Conventional Rod has a Fast action with a rod weight of 0.95lbs or 15.2oz. The Shimano TZC66H Terez Conventional Rod is more of a general boat rod and not ideal for jigging applications. Instead I would recommend a Shimano TVC66H Trevala Jigging Casting Rod. This has a Medium-Fast action that is more parabolic and give you the best presentation and would be perfect for offshore jigging applications. https://www.tackledirect.com/shimanotvc66h.html Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on July 15, 2022

Steve
from Seattle asked:
May 27, 2022
What terez rod would you suggest for halibut/lingcod in Alaska? Planning to pair it with an Avet jx raptor or mxj raptor. Thank you! 
1 Answer
The 7' or 6'6" XH models would work great for Ling Cod and Halibut. They have the backbone to handle the heavy weights needed for that application. 
Submitted by: Billy - TackleDirect Customer Service on May 31, 2022

Brad
from Miami asked:
May 19, 2022
What Terez rod would go best with the Shimano BFC reel? Will mainly be using it for live baiting and kite fishing in south Florida.
1 Answer
Hi Brad, I would recommend a Shimano TZBWC70MSBA Terez BW Slick Butt Conventional Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/shimano-tzbwc70msba-terez-bw-slick-butt-conventional-rod.html This would pair well with a Shimano BFC reel for your live bait fishing applicaitons. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on May 20, 2022

Rob Booth
from DE asked:
April 30, 2022
I have a talica 10 , which terez would be better for flounder , tog, sea bass . The medium light or medium.
1 Answer
Hi Rob, I would recommend a Medium action Shimano TZC70M Terez Conventional Rod. However since they are currently sold out I would also recommend a Daiwa SLTGJ70MB Saltiga Jigging Conventional Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/daiwa-sltgj70mb-saltiga-jigging-conventional-rod.html This would be a great rod for flounder and tog bottom fishing applications. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on May 3, 2022

Rob Booth
from DE asked:
April 30, 2022
Medium light or medium for flounder , tog ?
1 Answer
Hi Rob, I would recommend a Medium action Shimano TZC70M Terez Conventional Rod. However since they are currently sold out I would also recommend a Daiwa SLTGJ70MB Saltiga Jigging Conventional Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/daiwa-sltgj70mb-saltiga-jigging-conventional-rod.html This would be a great rod for flounder and tog bottom fishing applications. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on May 3, 2022

Tom
from RI asked:
March 17, 2022
Would a TZC70MH pair well with a Boss Valiant BV-300 for trolling for stripers or blues?
1 Answer
Hi Tom, The Shimano TZC70MH Terez Conventional Rod would be great for trolling stripers. However since it's currently sold out I would also recommend a Shimano TLXC70MH Tallus PX Conventional Rod. https://www.tackledirect.com/shimano-tlxc70mh-tallus-px-conventional-rod.html This rod would be great paired with your Accurate Boss Valiant 300 for your striper trolling applications. Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. TIght Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on March 17, 2022

Victor A. Trujillo
from South Texas (Brownsville) asked:
January 25, 2022

Just bought a Shimano Talica II 25 Reel and I need a compatible rod. I was thinking of getting the Shimano Terez Conventional Rod 7 Heavy Fast TZC70H, but also was looking at the Shimano Terez Conventional Rod

7 Medium Heavy Fast TZC70MH. Which of the two will you recommend? Or what other rod in this price range will you recommend for the Shimano Talica II 25 Reel?

1 Answer
Hi Victor, Depending on what your fishing for I would recommend either the Shimano TLXC70H Tallus PX Conventional Rod which could be used for chunking, light trolling, and bottom fishing. Or the Blackfin Fin #148 Stand Up/Pitch Rod. This could be used for the heavy chunking and various trolling applications. Both would pair well with you Shimano Talica 25 for offshore fishing. https://www.tackledirect.com/shimano-tlxc70h-tallus-px-conventional-rod.htmlhttps://www.tackledirect.com/blackfin-fin-no-148-blue-marlin-pitch-rod.html Please let us know if theres anything else we can assist you with. Tight Lines.
Submitted by: Brendan - TackleDirect Customer Service on January 26, 2022

John Carini
from NJ asked:
September 7, 2021
Hello,


Which size/power (e.g medium heavy) would go best with an Avet MXL5.3 reel? I would like a little action/bend with the rod as well...


Thank you in advance.

John C.

1 Answer
John,

That's really depends on what your fishing for, but a good middle of the road action would be 'M'.  The Shimano Terez Conventional rod TZC70M would go nicely with an Avet MXL 5.3 reel, giving you that 'bend' you are looking for.  Please let us know if there is anything that we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on September 8, 2021

Jordan
from Bronx asked:
August 17, 2021
Do they have a 6‚€6 medium heavy!?
1 Answer
They do not currently. The lightest 6'6" is the TZC66H at this time.
Submitted by: Brian - TackleDirect Customer Service on August 18, 2021

Nate
from Port Aransas Texas asked:
August 13, 2021
how do yall think think a 6'6xxh with pair with a avet 30 for trooling and pulling big grouper off of wrecks
1 Answer
Nate,

The Terez TZC66XXH will pair nicely with an Avet 30 for either trolling or pulling big fish off of wrecks.  Please let us know if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on August 16, 2021

Danny_black
from El centro, Ca asked:
August 3, 2021
I bought a speedmaster16 to fish for yellow tail and mahi in the sea of Cortez, what would be a good rod to pair it up with?
1 Answer
Danny,


Would recommend the TZC66H to pair up with a Speedmaster 16:


https://www.tackledirect.com/shimano-tzc66h-2019-terez-conventional-rod.html

Submitted by: Rick - TackleDirect Customer Service on August 3, 2021

Spencer Elford
from Seaford Virginia asked:
July 12, 2021
Hey, what rod would y‚€™all recommend for pairing a Shimano tranx 3-400. Would be using it to jig for cobia with buck tails around 2oz. Thanks!! 
1 Answer
I recommend going with the Tranx 400 and pairing that with the Shimano TZCX70MH Terez Conventional Rod for cobia. This will be an adequate setup to handle those cobia in the 50-80 pound class. 


Submitted by: Paul Olah on July 12, 2021

Nate D
from CA asked:
June 13, 2021
Would this pair well with a talica 25ii with 100 poind broad. Looking for a bluefin set up in socal
1 Answer
This would pair well with the Talica I would recommend the XXH for targeting Bluefin Tuna 
Submitted by: Paul Olah on June 14, 2021

Kevin
from Florida asked:
June 9, 2021
I have a Speedmaster 12ii spooled up with 80 lb hollow core braid.. I can't decide between the 6'6" H and the 6'6" XH. Also can't decide between Fast and Extra Fast. This setup will be used primarily for grouper. Help!
1 Answer
I would recommend the 6'6" heavy with the fast tip for grouper.
Submitted by: Paul Olah on June 10, 2021

Eric Molares
from West palm beach, florida asked:
April 11, 2021
Good Evening,


I have two Talica 16ii.  Looking to pair up with the Terez which model would you suggest for bottom fishing for mutton, grouper and possibly slow trolling at times?

Thank you in advance!

1 Answer
I'd recommend the 6'6" heavy model
Submitted by: Billy - TackleDirect Customer Service on April 14, 2021

Marcus May
from GEORGIA asked:
April 8, 2021
What size spinning reel would pair with the medium light model Terez?
1 Answer
These are conventional rods not made for spinning reels
Submitted by: Billy - TackleDirect Customer Service on April 9, 2021

Jason
from New York asked:
December 1, 2020

Would the TZCX66XH 6‚€™6 X Heavy be a good pair with the Avet JX 6/3 Raptor 2 speed Lever Drag Casting Reel to fish for black fish, cod, Striped Bass, Bluefish, Fluke, Sea Bass, Porgies, Grouper, Amberjack and Snapper? Which size hooks do you recommend? Thank You.

1 Answer
That a very wide range of species to target, Personally i think the XH model would be okay for off shore and cod fishing, but may be way to heavy and stiff for fluke porgies seabass, As a good middle of the road rod i would recommend a 6'6 or 7' MH rod for most of these inshore species, and a heavier rod for offshore

As for hook sizes to target all these species i would recommend a large hook selection, we recommend matching the hook size to the bait used, anywhere from size 1/0 all the way up to 8/0

Submitted by: Alex T on December 1, 2020

Tom
from RI asked:
February 11, 2020
can you recommend a reel for TZC70MH for trolling for stripers in Narraganset bay and around Block Island
1 Answer
Here are a couple models I recommend,


https://www.tackledirect.com/shimano-srg6000sw-saragosa-sw-spinning-reel.html


https://www.tackledirect.com/daiwa-saltist5000-saltist-spinning-reel.html

Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on February 12, 2020

James Mullen
from Geneva, Switzerland asked:
February 7, 2020
Can you tell me which models come with aluminum rod seats? I am looking to pair with an accurate ATD 30W.
1 Answer
The Heavy and up models come with an aluminum reel seat 
Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on February 7, 2020

HH
from VIRGINIA asked:
December 31, 2019
What Terez rod would pair with Talica 16-20 for general fishing of Catermeran

Trolling 

1 Answer
For trolling, you will most likely want to go with the 66XH rated for 65-200lb line. 
Submitted by: Brian on January 14, 2020

Michael Grant
from Delray Beach, Florida asked:
December 18, 2019
What is the difference between the TZC66XXH and the TZCX66XXH? 
1 Answer
Hello Michael, The TZC66XXH is a fast action rod. The TZCX66XXH is an extra fast action rod. 




Submitted by: Tyler Bennett on December 18, 2019

Tim Forster
from tmf69@shaw.ca asked:
March 2, 2019
Hi there looking at a Shimano 6000 baitrunner and looking for a matching rod. Heading to Huatulco and would like to try fishing from shore for whatever I can catch . First time just wondering what you could recommend ?
1 Answer
We would pair it up with BR 1220580CT Rod 
Submitted by: Andrew Montagna on March 14, 2019

Michael Carlson
from Key West, Florida asked:
November 12, 2018
Would the terez 8ft medium heavy be a good rod for the tranx 500hg?
1 Answer
Yes, that rod would match well with that reel.
Submitted by: Ricky on November 12, 2018

Tony V
from California asked:
November 10, 2018
Going to Isla Guadalupe in Dec. Targeting 100lb class yellowfin and 50lb yellowtail. Getting a Talica 16 II. Want to pair it with a Terez Rod. Which one do you recomend?
1 Answer
I would recommend using the Shimano TZC70XHBLK Terez Conventional Fishing Rod Black
Submitted by: Ricky on November 12, 2018

Tony
from Albany, GA asked:
April 24, 2018
Hello, i am considering purchasing a talica 16 ii for use primarily bottom fishing for grouper and snapper in the gulf in 150-225' of water. which terez rod do you recommend.
1 Answer
I'd suggest the 6'6" Heavy, model number TZC66HBLK.
Submitted by: Devon on April 28, 2018

Patrick
from Narragansett asked:
March 24, 2018
Which model terez would pair with an avet 5.8 mxl for mid size tuna
1 Answer
The 6'6'' H would match well with the Avet MXL for mid size tuna.
Submitted by: Donald on March 27, 2018

Mike
from Florida asked:
March 13, 2018
I have a Seigler SG reel and I plan on using it with live bait for snook from piers and a kayak and maybe some bottom fishing/trolling in the gulf from a kayak. Which Terez rod would you recommend?
1 Answer
Hello Mike. The 7' M would be enough fishing from a kayak. If you want a rod with a bit more backbone for both pier fishing and to be used in the kayak the MH model would do the trick.
Submitted by: Donald on March 20, 2018

Weston
from Melbourne Florida asked:
February 16, 2018
I am looking to buy a talica 20 or 25 for surf fishing for large large sharks, using 80lb braid and kayaking out baits. What terez rod would fit best, I dont want to go too short as I want the line to be up high from the waves....but not to high? Targeting 8-12' sharks with the rig.
1 Answer
The 7' H or 7' XH would be the best model rod to use for the application your intending to use it for.
Submitted by: Donald on February 17, 2018

Ross
from Singapore asked:
February 15, 2018
Hi, can the Accurate BX2-600N fit in the Terez ?
1 Answer
The accurate BX2-600N will fit on the Shimano Terez series rods.
Submitted by: Donald on February 16, 2018

Moritz Lenhrd
from Germany asked:
November 18, 2017
I want to buy a talica 20 2 soeed and want to know wich terenz rod is good for this Reel ?I want to Fish with a 80 lbs hollow braid line for Tunas, Wahoos,and Marlin !
1 Answer
I would suggest model numbers TZC66HBLK or TZC66XHBLK.
Submitted by: Devon on November 21, 2017

John Smith
from VA asked:
May 22, 2017
Will a Penn Torque level drag fit in the reel seat on this rod thanks.
1 Answer
The Torque does fit the Terez reel seats. The reel hardware also fits over the bottom of the blank sufficiently.
Submitted by: Devon on May 29, 2017

Anthony
from Fullerton, California asked:
April 3, 2017
Is there a 8 foot heavy terez rod that has a different color than black? Maybe light blue.
1 Answer
Sorry but the current generation of Terez rods are only available in black.
Submitted by: Devon on April 4, 2017

Cat
from Florida asked:
January 20, 2017
I got my boyfriend the Talica 25 two speed for christmas, I want to get him the shimano terez heavy 6'6" but i read a review where a guy said his reel seat didnt fit the Talica 25. Does anyone have this setup already? Does it in fact work? I want to make sure before I order it,thanks
1 Answer
The Talica 25 two speed does fit the shimano terez heavy 6'6".
Submitted by: Donald on January 20, 2017

Donna
from Atlantic city, NJ asked:
October 19, 2016
I want to use a rod that can be used for deep sea seabass/cod trip in winter. and tuna trip on party boat. I have a saltiga reel need to find a rod to pair with. thanks.
1 Answer
The Shimano TZCX66HBLK Terez Conventional Fishing Rod Black would make a great combo with the saltiga.
Submitted by: Donald on October 20, 2016

Joe
from Santa Maria California asked:
February 26, 2016
Hello I was wondering what would be the heaviest lure the 7 foot med heavy terez would be able to handle?
1 Answer
They do not list ounce ratings on their rods. Only the applications and the pound test the rod is recommended to be used for. This specific rod is meant for a squid slider that is rated for 30lb test.
Submitted by: Kaitryn on February 26, 2016

Damon
from West Palm Beach, Florida asked:
November 11, 2015
Want to use a Truth SG reel for some near-shore and off-shore bottom fishing. Which model do you recommend? What about for a Torium 30?
1 Answer
I would go for a medium heavy or heavy rod for that application. A Torium would also be a good choice, but the 30 would be a bit too big.
Submitted by: David on November 11, 2015

Santiago
from Texas asked:
October 26, 2015
Hi, recently bought a Fin Nor Marquesa 30ii reel.... Which terez rod would you recommend?? Or I should be looking something else? I mostly do light trolling and jigging.
1 Answer
Which rod you would pick would also depend partially on what you are fishing for. Since you are in the gulf I would assume Yellowfin tuna, grouper, snapper or some other gulf fish. In that case I would go with the Extra heavy 7', or the Heavy 6'6" if you wanted it a little bit lighter.
Submitted by: David on October 27, 2015

kevin
from highlands NJ asked:
August 10, 2015
which model rod would you recommend for blackfishing from a party boat
1 Answer
Hello Kevin. In the conventional line, the 6'6'' Heavy model would be the most ideal for your use.
Submitted by: Brandon on August 22, 2015

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