The Shimano Cumara Flippin' Rods now feature Shimano’s revolutionary HM-1 blanks, which are incredibly lightweight and precisely tuned for flipping, pitching and punching applications. The new resin and graphite blend of the HM-1 blanks allowed Shimano to greatly reduce the overall weight of the rods, while maintaining superior strength and power. Extremely sensitive as well to allow you tell the difference between changes in cover and light pick ups, the Cumara Flipping Rods also features Fuji’s newest guide train, the Fuji KR-Concept Guide System. Utilizing both standard guides and micro guides, the KR-Concept System has been proven to greatly increase casting performance, increase lifting power and also increase hook setting power. Also equipped with proprietary Shimano Reel Seats and comfortable, lightweight EVA handles, the Shimano Cumara Flippin' Rods deliver the techniques specific performance and advanced features you need to take out the competition.

-Backed by 1-year Limited Warranty (All warranty claims must be made with Shimano directly. Tackle Warehouse can no longer accept Shimano warranty rods.)

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Customer Reviews

Comments: No way there is a better flipping stick on the market. Period. The rods is extremely sensitive yet loads up fast on the hookset with lots of power. Great buy.

From: John: IL 4/3/15

Comments: I have the 7' 11" Hvy. I got this after loving my Cumara Crankbait models. This one doesn't disappoint. It has tremendous backbone while remaining light, and has that handle that feels just-so-perfect. I've also used it as a frog/toad rod and for Carolina rigs. It makes a really great Carolina rig rod, because its long enough to still allow casting with that long leader, and delivers outstanding bottom feel and strike detection. Nice job Shimano!

From: Brian: Oak Forest, IL 10/23/14

Comments: I am a big Cumara fan, so I go the new flipping stick. It has held up great after about 9 months. Caught some great fish on it this year so far. It is a little tip heavy and took a little while to adjust to, but overall a great buy.

From: Keith: Valdosta, GA

Comments: The new cumara 7'11 xhvy isn't bad at all. Beware tho, this beast of a rod is designed for punching big weights, 3/4 ounce is as light as I would go. It should also double nicely as an A-rig stick.

From: Sam: Ottawa, Ont, Canada

Comments: Guess i will kick this off. WOW, thats all that comes to mind when thinking of a way to describe the new line of Cumaras! I got the 7' 11" H/XF and it feels way lignter than my crucial 7' 7" MH/Xf! It is a bit too stiff for punching but still a great flippin stick. I will be selling my crucials to buy these.

From: Luis: Wauchula, FL

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