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pinnaclemarine
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Arrow 5. XR PRO with ALPS RX-M Roller Guides





XR Pro Series -
Available in 30-80 and 60-100 class

Here are some videos of the rods in action. Thanks to Dave and crew of "Ledge Fever"



Another video - charter in Venice - PIG YFT!
www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YYT_NeLrp8


$215ea with 18" straight Butt or $230 with 21.5" short curved
Prices with other butt options:
1. ALPS Medium Curved 23.5" - $245ea
2. Pac Bay Long curved #2 29" - 245ea
3. Pac Bay Long Straight #2 - $230ea
4. Winthrop Terminator - Adjust-a-butt - $490ea

The XR Series stand-up rods have been on the top as one of best selling models for the last 15 years. The latest version, now distinguished as the Pro Series displays one of the coolest guides that ALPS has ever created. The ALPS RX - M (medium wind-on) roller guide has a .25 inch clearance, yet still maintains a lower profile and weight to make them extremely functional on fast tapered stand-up rods. This Guide, like the other RX models have the recessed roller to prevent any line chaffing between the roller and the cage. This is a key feature when using braid. The chassis for the guide is Aluminum, and all attachment hardware / roller is 316 SS.
Specs:
Specs: Solid composite blank –Length – 5’ 6” with straight butt, or 5’ 8” with short curved
Guides -ALPS RX-M - Medium Over-Size
Wrap options:
Blue/Silver Diamond
Gold/Black Diamond
Coating – FLEXCOAT – ULTRA V
Butt: Pacific Bay International #2

Last edited by pinnaclemarine; 08-07-2019 at 11:21 AM.