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A spod rod is a specialist rod used mainly by big carp and specimen anglers. This rod is powerful with a progressive action and is used for casting a spod which can weigh 8 ounces or more – see Spodding for Carp and Specimen Fish – both accurately and great distances Action All fishing rods have an ‘Action’.

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  • Can you use a carp rod for sea fishing?

  • A lot of people use carp rods for sea fishing, I am sure that it is this practice that brought about the introduction of bass/flattie/estuary rods. The sport you can have with a fairly high test curve carp or pike rod is great, give it a go you won’t be disappointed!! 1 – 16 of 16 Posts

  • What are the types of carp?

  • In colloquial use, carp usually refers only to several larger cyprinid species such as Cyprinus carpio (common carp), Carassius carassius (Crucian carp), Ctenopharyngodon idella (grass carp), Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (silver carp), and Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (bighead carp).

  • What is carp fishing?

  • The Common carp fish is a freshwater fish species. It is also called ‘European Carp‘ and actually a freshwater fish of europhic waters in lakes and larger rivers in Asia and Europe.