Fish-Kicking Thunderstick from the Deep …
Now introducing our 2018 Hella-Bomb™ series casting/spinning rods: They’re engineered to cast medium to large size bass lures and swimbaits and light to medium saltwater rigs. Need to sling that 1-3 oz swimbait between the floating dock or seawall for a cobra? Or maybe you’re in need of the perfect balance between rod muscle and tip sensitivity for a musky or king salmon? Heck, maybe you just need a deep diving crankin’, pitching, or flipping stick for bass? Our Hella-Bomb™ series rods are perfect for all of your BIG ROD choices and combine our proprietary blends of CFX30™, CFX36™, and CFX+™ carbon fibers to provide high rod sensitivity (sensation) versus rod strength (power and durability) versus weight ratios to give you the edge in your next open water adventure. These rods embody fine tuned fast actions while allowing anglers to throw large baits/lures and minimize angler fatigue (allows for “all day casting/spinning”). The next time that lunker decides to “mouth” off to you while fishing, be sure to give him a hook set he’ll never forget and know you have the right rod to feel that subtle bite, the tip to make him hold on, and the overhaul power to control the fight all the way to the boat.
At the end of the day of “walking the walk”, even our Cajun boys will be “talkin’ the talk” and saying, “This rod’s Hella-Bomb™!”
- 100% “Made in the USA” product = Made in America for anglers across the globe
- Cajun Fiber X-Treme™ (CFX™) rod blank engineering = reactive hook sets
- Acuright™ Full Grip Handle Systems = sensitivity + flawless performance
- Duracore™ EVA Handle Material = abrasion resistance with enhanced ergonomics
- Fuji® Concept Stainless Rod Guides = perfect for mono, fluoro, or braid
- Fuji® Quality Reel Seat = proven to keep you in touch with every vibration
- Harmonic rod blank to guide set tuning and Precision Fulcrum Balance
- Smooth Taper-Transition™ (STT™) technology = optimized rod force loading
- Reinforced Linear Carbon Fiber™ (RLCF™) rod tube with CFX+™ material
- Smooth Core Micro Lattice™ (SCML™) rod blank with CFX30/36™ carbon fibers
- Lifetime limited warranty backed by Cajun Rods®
Engineered and designed to cast Medium to X-Large sized freshwater and saltwater lures. Perfect for sight-casting, rig-fishing, or traditional casting and spinning techniques from boats, piers, or the surf. The lightest, strongest inshore, near-shore pelagic, and freshwater fishing rods available in 7’9″ and 8′ casting and spinning fishing rods (full grip) for over a decade!
Species: Bull Drum (Redfish / Black Drum), Snook, Cobia, Tarpon, Bluefish, Amberjack, Jack Crevalle, Grouper, Triple Tail, Scamp, Snapper, Spanish Mackerel, Sailfish, Musky, Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass (Stripers), Smallmouth Bass, Catfish, Sturgeon, Large Carp
Technique: Pitchin’, Flippin’, Punchin’, Vertical Jigging, Slow Trolling, Sight-Casting, Full-size Alabama Rigs, Large Plugs and Topwater Lures, Froggin’, Medium to X-Large Crankbaits and Swimbaits, Twitchbaits, Jerkbaits, Large Spinnerbaits, Buzzbaits, Chatterbaits, Large Texas and Carolina Rigs (Medium to X-Large soft plastics)
Hella-Bomb™ Fishing Rods
To California bass and inshore delta anglers, terms such as “Hella” (which infers “high quality”) and “Bomb” (which means “way cool and excellent”) are used interchangeably to describe exceptional fishing rods and equipment. At Cajun Rods®, we combine the best of both worlds and bring to you our 2018 “Hella-Bomb™” series of full grip spinning and casting rods designed for anglers who have a sense of “Animal Style” when it comes to throwing medium to large-sized swimbaits, Alabama Rigs, plugs, chugs, twitchbaits, jerkbaits, Twitchbaits, Topwaters, Frogs, Worms, and Crankbaits. If your throwing big lures or trolling for BIG FISH and need a rod to handle the job … well, we’ve engineered and designed your Hella-Bomb™ casting and spinning series as the best trophy largemouth bass, musky, striped bass (or rockfish / stripers), tarpon, snapper, bluefish, bull redfish, grouper, amberjack, or snook catching rods on the planet!
For our 2018 line-up, we’ve added a 7’9″ swimbait casting/spinning rod set as well as upped the ante through our power-stroke redesign of our 8′ models (which now class up to 30-50 lbs and 2-4 ounces) to be the biggest, toughest, and meanest 100% carbon fiber, “Made in the USA” fishing rods in the industry. Yep, we’ve taken the Hella-Bomb™ series of fishing rods to a whole new level of “Bad-@$$!” Meticulously engineered, our 2018 Hella-Bomb™ series of fishing rods weigh in at approximately 4.5 to 6 ounces ounces and are truly the “fish-fighting, bait chucking, best-of-class surgical machines” in your arsenal. Yeah – 7’9″ or 8′ might seem like a lot of length in a fishing rod, but when you’re targeting double-digit monsters in crystal clear water or when you need to go deep and get er’ down to where the monsters lurk you better have a rod that can range your casts to greater distances than you’ve ever dreamed, a rod that has the backbone to haul em’ to the surface, and a rod that simply imbues the biggest gun in the bad boy fight of your life. It’s simple, any other rod out there just pales in comparison to the brute finesse and power combo of a Hella-Bomb™ fishing rod. So, if you’re seeking a hell-of-a-lot-of rod sensitivity and power … trust us when we tell you … “Size does matter.”
Rolled on our CFX30™, CFX36™, and CFX+™ micro lattice and linear carbon fiber materials, the 2018 Hella-Bomb™ series of rods are the just fish-kicking’ thunderstick you’ve been hell bent on to go long, get down deep, hook-set with pride, control the fight, and give you the confidence to know your next hook up will shed a little sunlight on your prey when you give em’ a free boat ride on the surface. Designed to throw, launch, crank, chop, plug, walk, wake, dive, ride, twitch, pop, and bomb … you’ll have the confidence to cast big baits for bigger freshwater beasts and inshore Poseidon’s with your Hella-Bomb™ series rod.
Your dreams of firing away with medium, large, or even oversized deep-diving crankbaits such as the Norman DD22, Bandit Series 700, Alabama rigs, and topwater chugs, plugs, swimsuits, and wake baits are answered because the Hella-Bomb™ series gets you there … keeps you there … and then keeps on dishing out the good stuff. We’re fanatical about fishing rod quality and performance and our rod blanks are no exception. It’s no secret and we’re not shy about letting folks know that we build Hella-Bomb™ rods on Cajun Rods® proprietary Cajun Fiber X-Treme™ (CFX™) rod blanks … pre-pegged, rolled, baked, sanded, and delivered to you … Made in America, by Americans, for anglers all over the world!
Every Hella-Bomb™ series rod features the following materials, design, engineering, and finished fabrication from Jacksonville, Florida, USA:
- 100% Made in the USA
- ACURIGHT™ Split Grip Handle System:
- When it feels right, it just feels right. Right? Each of our Cajun Rods® produced is ergonomically constructed such that the combination of tuning, balance, and materials serve as the focal point for your only point of contact on your fishing rod, the rod grip (or handle). So the next time you “grip it and rip it” just know that our meticulous attention to ergonomic design is to ensure that your Cajun Rods® not only fishes right, but feels right from first to last cast.
- Premium Duracore™ Premium-Grade Cork Handle Material:
- When it comes to the selection of handle system components and materials used in your Cajun Rods®, quality counts. Our Duracore™ EVA handles and grips are super dense which equate to excellent abrasion, rip-stop resistance, enhanced vibration transmission, and a comfortable touch. So look forward to grabbing a Cajun Rods®, because we know you’ll enjoy your super tough Cajun-crazy sensitive fishing rod.
- Harmonic Tuning and Precision Balance:
- At Cajun rods®, each fishing rod is tuned to ensure optimum casting, retrieval, and rod response. Every rod guide is placed based on rod kinematics (”how that particular rod behaves”). The end result is that each Cajun Rods® is harmonically tuned to every rod guide and component along the rod’s longitudinal axis, allowing for a “perfect” cast every time. Cast longer, load stronger, and hit the bullseye every time with your Cajun Rods®.
- End-to-end rod balancing is performed on each Cajun Rods®. To the angler, this means stronger and faster hook sets because it places your fishing rod tip above your “neutral zone” and in a “ready position.” A fulcrum-balanced Cajun Rods® enhances your comfort and increases overall rod performance through longer and more accurate casts. This is but one detail as to why Cajun Rods® are simply a better-engineered fishing rod.
- FUJI® Concept Stainless Rod Guides (handles any mono, fluoro, or braid effortlessly):
- Fuji® is world-renowned and steeped in decades of innovation as an industry leading manufacturer of fishing rod components. As such, we are proud to offer each of our rod models of USA-manufactured Cajun Rods® for 2018 exclusively using Fuji® rod guides and reel seats. “At Cajun Rods®, every rod is USA-handcrafted … one at a time !”
- FUJI® Quality Reel Seat = durable, proven, and keeps your finger in touch with every vibration
- Cajun Fiber X-Treme™ (CFX™) rod blank engineering and design = reactive hook sets:
- Casting: Blank-through Graphite Reel Seat with Cushioned Hood
- Spinning: Solid-body Graphite with Cushioned Hoods
- Smooth Taper-Transition™ (STT™) technology:
- STT™ is the result of our multi-layered approach to rod tube design utilizing CFX™ carbon fiber materials. STT™ provides uniform wall thickness and minimizes weak points in the blank as well increases durability and strength. When combined with our SCML™ and RLCF™ technology, every Cajun Rods® is specifically engineered for a specific power-to-weight ratio with crisp, precise actions from rod tip to rod end. Rolled from scratch, engineered to the hilt, and designed to perform … “We build your confidence.”
- Smooth Core Micro Lattice™ (SCML™) rod blank with CFX30™ and CFX36™ fibers:
- SCML™ is the intricate overlay of CFX™ carbon fiber materials to create a seamless mesh in every USA-engineered Cajun Rods® tube. When our micro-latticed CFX™ materials are combined with a layered approach to rod blank design, the end result is that our anglers enjoy exceptional rod control, even rod loading, minimal rod twist, reduced rod weight, and increased rod sensitivity in their Cajun Rods®.
- USA-manufactured to Cajun Rods® engineering specifications, this is our proprietary recipe of intermediate 30-ton carbon fiber and resin materials. Precisely measured and combined, our CFX30™ prepreg serves as a staple ingredient in many of our world-class Cajun Rods®. Our CFX30™ prepreg is used in the produciton of both SCML™ and RLCF™ rod tube fabrics.
- Predominantly designed to serve as “bridge” carbon fiber material, CFX36™ is also utilized as a stand-alone prepreg for select Cajun Rods® designs. As an intermediate 36-ton carbon fiber material, CFX36™ yields a higher strength rod tube at reduced weights and may be combined into either SCML™ or RLCF™ rod tube fabrics, pending the intended rod design.
- Reinforced Linear Carbon Fiber™ (RLCF™) rod tube with CFX+™ material:
- RLCF™ is not just the precision alignment of our CFX™ material along the longitudinal axis of every Cajun Rods®, but most importantly consists of the pressures utilized to overlap and individually bind the carbon fiber strands in our rods. Ultimately, the linear integrity this process provides further reinforces each CFX™ rod blank to support extreme end-to-end loading and optimal parabolic form of each Cajun Rods®.
- Our CFX+™ is truly a masterpiece of USA-engineering in rod material design. Combining high strain 36 and 40-ton carbon fibers with the perfect blend of resin enables very specific actions and tapers in our Cajun Rods®. The strongest and lightest carbon fiber prepreg material that we use in manufacture, CFX+™ provides amazing performance and technical applications.
- Lifetime limited warranty backed by Cajun Rods®
We offer “match fishing” for your rod designs by matching your technique, your rod designs, American-engineering, and Cajun Rods® meticulous rod-manufacturing standards. These rods are half the weight (yes 50% less) than a similar power fiberglass rod blank or competitor’s graphite rod blank … and perform soon much better under static or dynamic loads (not to mention they’re lighter and therefore more sensitive). Each leverages Heavy to Extra Heavy Power and a Fast Action rod tip allowing for the bump, inhale, gulp, and grab … ultimately providing you the sensation to react with a Babe Ruth rod swing to set the hook home.
“When you go big, when you go long, or when you go strong … yell out Hella-Bomb™ when you do!” – Jake Monroe, Avid Angler
“One of the most versatile big game rods on the planet!” – keith Motola, Big Game Angler
“These rods are tough as nails and light as a feather!” – Justin Albarado, Tournament Angler
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