BYO Tenkara Rod Kit (12′ 8:2)

Kit includes everything needed to assemble your own simple, telescoping, tenkara fly fishing rod. Simply glue on handle and winding check ring, that’s it. Great rod for fishing larger, weighted streamers, zonkers, sculpins, poppers and bass flies for large trout and bass. This rod can handle PVC and furled lines with ease.  This rod has been nicknamed the ‘Boomstick’. Build Your Own tenkara rod today and fish tomorrow.


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SKU: BYO1282 Category:



Difficulty: Easy.  Beginner-friendly.

Length: Open 12′ / Closed 21″

Action: Very fast/minimal flex (8:2 Tenkara rating)

Blank color: Matte-black

Handle: 11.75″ cork handle (or) 7.5″ Winn tenkara grip

Hardware color: Red, Black, or Dark Silver

Assembly kit: Included: epoxy, alcohol prep pads and more

Finished Rod Weight: 3.7 oz

Maximum tippet: 5X

NOTE: Optional Winn® grip can be attached with the included ‘Assembly kit’ epoxy or with 2-sided golf grip tape and odorless mineral spirits(not included), similar to regripping a golf club(See ‘How To’ sidebar of our website). We will add golf grip tape to your order at no charge when you select the ‘I am mounting a Winn grip with 2-sided golf grip tape’ Assembly kit option. We do not sell odorless mineral spirits.

Additional information

Weight 7 oz
Dimensions 21 × 2 × 2 in