The Kilwell Xantu 6'6" (1.96m) 2 piece Slowpitch Rod features a low diameter, lightweight blank, designed and manufactured in New Zealand. The blank is built from the latest Electrospun Nano fibre plus nano particle resins giving the rod a dramatic increase in flexural lifting power without increasing weight to the rod.
This rod is hand assembled in Rotorua using:
Fuji silicon carbide guides and tip
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate EVA foregrips
Underbound and overbound guides with Gunsmoke thread accents
This rod has a great action and is rated for 10 to 15kg mono, or braid rated PE2 to PE3
Designed for use with overhead reels
All Kilwell products, including Xantu rods, now have a Kilwell Lifetime Warranty against faulty materials and workmanship, so we guarantee this gear wont let you down.
About Xantu.Layer Construction
In a world first, Kilwell have combined nano particle resin with Xantu. Layer electrospun nanofibre in a fishing rod blank. Nanofibres are defined as fibres with diameters less than 1000 nanometers .
Xantu.Layer is a polymer hybrid of continuous nanofibres forming a non-woven web. This layer bonds with nano resin and carbon fibre to create a rod blank featuring a dramatic increase in flexural lifting power, without increasing weight.
Yes, we ship our products worldwide. For orders outside New Zealand please send an enquiry (use the form above) so we can ensure you have the right product for your purpose, are aware of any spares you may need and quote you the best price for shipping and deduct all local Goods and Services Taxes from the product price before you place your order.
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