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RX8 Salmon / Steelhead
RX8 Salmon / Steelhead

RX8 Salmon / Steelhead

Regular price $249.95 Sale

The staff at RainShadow™ is considered some of the finest salmon/steelhead anglers; demanding the finest rod blanks in the Pacific Northwest and other high profile regions. Having both Salmon and Steelhead rivers in our back yard allows our team to engineer even the most challenging needs. This is what we do. RX8™ Salmon/Steelhead blanks are manufactured using proprietary blends of RX8 Toray™ and other premium graphite. Every single RX8™ blank is lightweight, sensitive, and strong to take your experience to the next level. You will not find a better, more in-depth lineup of blanks. From pulling plugs to throwing spinners, these blanks are custom-tuned with precise specifications and actions that make them accurate when chasing fresh chrome. No matter where you fish for Salmon/Steelhead, build your next uncompromising rod with an RX8™ blank from RainShadow™.

Featured Highlights

RX8 Graphite Blend

Innovative Resin System

Unprecedented Selection Of High End Salmon/Steelhead Models

Actions Developed by a Former Alaska and Olympic Peninsula Salmon Fisherman

Our Lightest and Most Sensitive Salmon/ Steelhead Models

Beautiful Titanium Chrome Finish

Limited Lifetime Warranty




Model Color Length PCS. Line Wt. Lure Wt. Butt Dia Tip Top Action Power Blank wt Application
XBB964-TC Titanium Chrome 8'0" 1 12-25lb. 1-6oz (B. Bouncing Only) 0.580 6.0 F XH 3.3oz. Back bouncing rod
XST1082F-TC Titanium Chrome 9'0" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.593 4.5 F ML 1.9oz. Medium light boon dogger / side drifter
XST1085F-TC Titanium Chrome 9'0" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.505 5.5 F MH 2.6oz. medium heavy drifter / 1/2-3/4oz. side dfifter
XST1142F-TC Titanium Chrome 9'6" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.515 4.0 MF ML 2.1oz. light boon dogger / side drifter / light floats
XST1143F-TC Titanium Chrome 9'6" 2 6-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.500 4.5 F M 2.4oz. Medium light boon dogger / side drifter / Medium light floats
XST1263F-TC Titanium Chrome 10'6" 2 6-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.580 4.5 F M 2.8oz. Medium light slide float rod
XST1264F-TC Titanium Chrome 10'6" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.570 5.0 F MH 3.3oz. Medium Heavy Float rod
XST1324F-TC Titanium Chrome 11'0" 2 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 0.593 5.0 F MH 3.5oz. Medium Heavy Float rod
XST1382F-TC Titanium Chrome 11'6" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.423 4.5 MF ML 3.4oz. Medium Light Centerpin Rod / Float Rod
XST1383F-TC Titanium Chrome 11'6" 2 6-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 0.424 5.0 F M 3.6oz. Medium Centerpin Rod / Float Rod
XST1562F-TC Titanium Chrome 13'0" 2 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 0.475 4.0 MF ML 3.3oz. Medium Light Centerpin Rod / Float Rod