The Shakespeare USSP661MH/40CBOUgly Stik GX2 Spinning Combo makes fishing accessible, simple, and fun. This fishing combo pairs a highly durable Ugly Stik rod with a dependable Shakespeare fishing reel.
Ugly Stik GX2 is the next generation of Ugly Stik that combines the heritage and tradition of the original while maintaining the strength and durability Ugly Stiks are known for. Ugly Stik GX2 rods offer better balance for lighter feel, improved components and eye catching cosmetics for a more modern look.
Ugly Stik GX2 rods offer several new features. Ugly Tech construction, a combination of Graphite and fiberglass, creates a strong, yet sensitive rod with better balance for a lighter weight feel. Ugly Tuff guides feature new one-piece stainless steel guides to eliminate insert pop outs and can be used with all types of line, including braid.
Ugly Stik Clear Tip design for extra strength and added sensitivity. Durable and lightweight EVA grips and enhanced cosmetics for a more modern look. All this and a seven-year warranty make the new Ugly Stik GX2 an outstanding choice.
Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Reel and Fishing Rod Combo:
- Ugly Stik GX2 spinning rod
- 3 ball bearings plus 1-way clutch instant anti-reverse bearing
- Machined double anodized aluminum spool with an oversized bail wire
- Compression bail springs
- 7-year warranty
- Mono Capacity yd/lb: 240/8 210/10 175/12
- Line Rating: 8-20
- Gear Ratio: 5.2:1
- Rod Handle Type: Full
- Pre-Spooled yd/lb: Not Pre-Spooled
- Lure Rating: 1/4-3/4
Durable Reel Delivers Smooth, Powerful Performance
The included spinning reel features a machined double-anodized aluminum spool and compression bail springs to ensure dependable performance year after year. The four ball bearings help ensure smooth operation and deliver near-instantaneous hook sets.
Virtually Indestructible Blank Construction
Crafted from graphite and fiberglass, the spinning rod withstands harsh conditions to deliver dependable performance with each cast. The rod delivers the strength you need to subdue your prey--whether you’re angling in a local creek or aiming for a world-record catch at sea.
Clear Tip Design Delivers Exceptional Responsiveness
Featuring an innovative Clear Tip design, the Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Rod delivers extra strength and responsiveness when you need it. The Clear Tip allows you to detect even the faintest nibbles, so you can perfectly time your hook set and improve your catch rates.
Lightweight, Ergonomic Design for All-Day Comfort
The fishing rod’s durable and lightweight EVA grips offer the firm, comfortable handhold you need to overcome hard-fighting fish. Its lightweight design feels balanced in your hand, helping improve your range of movement and keeping fatigue to a minimum.
Ugly Tuff Guides Compatible with All Types of Line
Exceptionally versatile, this fishing rod can be used with all types of line, including braid. It features one-piece stainless steel Ugly Tuff guides that eliminate insert pop-outs and keep line slippage to a minimum, so you can reel in your catch without interruption.