Berkley® Lightning Rod™ Casting
- 24 Ton Multi Modulus Carbon Composite Blank Construction
- Stainless Steel Guides with Aluminum Oxide Inserts
- Double Locking Reel Seat
- Rubberized Cork Wrapped Full Handles
The Berkley Lightning Rod has helped anglers Catch More Fish™ for generations. Now constructed with 24 Ton Multi Modulus graphite, the carbon composite blank is lightweight, sensitive and durable.
Berkley® Lightning Rod™ Casting
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MODEL # BCLR601M-PG$39.99View model specifications
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Berkley® Lightning Rod™ Casting is rated out of 5 by 15.
Rated 2 out of 5 by Reviewer from Dissapointed This was my first Berkley rod, I've heard good things about it so I thought I'd give it a try. The first day I went fishing was pretty good, it was very sensitive and launched lures like a rocket, so I had a good feeling about it. I got snagged up on a tree and, applying little pressure, the rod snapped perfectly in half, the lure still in the tree. I had a good feeling about the rod, but the fact that the medium action couldn't stand up to a twig dissapoints, and I found out the rod was hollow inside. The only reason I'm not rating it as a 1 is because it has some good qualities, but just not durable.
Date published: 2018-03-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by Greg721 from Awesome Stick 1st...Great quality. 2nd...Great Price. 3rd...Great rod for fishing from kayak, canoe or inflatable. The short length is easy to handle while seated and lets you easily flip up under trees and cover. It loads great with 1/4 oz jig/grubs or 3/8 to 1/2 oz small cranks. It loads easy and has plenty of backbone to pull fish from cover.
Date published: 2017-11-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by Musky40 from I’ve been buying Lightning Rods since they 1st came on the market and still have every rod with no failure. The rods are strong, light weight and comfortable to fish all day. You can’t beat the price, especially for the quality. I’ve spent almost 10 times as much on other rods, but always go back to my lightning rod
Date published: 2017-10-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by C G Reviews from Bang for the Buck I have 11 of the new kind of lightning rods now, all purchased in the last two weeks. As long as the action fits your needs, these rods are the best deal going in bass fishing right now. Super light, sensitive, great features, very comfortable handles, and killer good looks. I have multiple sizes and actions. They are missing a swimbait and larger lure model, so I got the EMotion in the size I needed, or I would have got another LR. More on my upcoming review site soon!
Date published: 2018-05-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by Hopjim from Good value Used the rod once and pleased with purchase. Tip a bit stiffer than anticipated but great rod for price. Good general purpose rod.
Date published: 2017-12-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by tracker65 from one of the best rods i own i have been using Berkley rods for over twenty year. I still have my first Berkley phaser rod and still works as good as it did the day it was given to me. I have 4 lightning rods that I use as my main casting rods ranging from med to heavy 6,6 to med action 6 ft rods, love them all. I love the sensitivity an backbone of this rod. it can handle any bate I have tied on from deep diver crank bait to 6 inch worm with no weight. I will be buying more of these rods. BURKLEY. NOT JUST A FISHING ROD BUT A WAY OF LIFE
Date published: 2018-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by Matt_h9991 from Awesome casting rod for the price I live in Minnesota and fish lots of freshwater and my Florida bass trip I did not bring my rod I only brought my reel and I wasn’t going to fork up 190 dollars for another St.Croix I picked this up and it has been amazing I highly recommend
Date published: 2018-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by grand pa from handles great i own three of these reel i love the handle grip ive got severe arthiritis in my hands and it makes it easier for me to grip rod some outher rods have pistol grips but they dont handle like a berkley rod. thanks victor
Date published: 2018-04-01