Expedition

Expedition series is a high mobility high spec compact rod for overseas fishing trip.
Of course, rod power, rod action, smooth bending curve, and durability are perfectly unified in each model. Not only for trip with airplanes but also with a canoe, a horse, a trekking and camping, Expedition supports all these different fishing trip to pursue dream fish. It’s designed to be able to cover various situation with one rod considering the situation when you can only bring a minimum tackle. Even though Expedition series is a compact rod, a high potential is hidden into all models.
 
History(2011 High-Spec Compact rod)

Model

 
 
 
 

EP67B / EP67S

Length: 6'7" / Lure: 13-70g / PE Line: MAX#3
EP67 is a 3piece rod that can be used for both fresh and salt water game with several lures up to 70g. Although it’s sensitive and delicate model, a risk of rod break is minimum by its reinforced durability. This rod covers all small to medium game fishing.
(Target fish: Barramundi, Peacock bass, Toman, Tiger fish, Pike, Blackbass, etc.)
EP67B Fish Photos EP67S Fish Photos
 

EP67B
 
 
  
EP67S
 
 
 
 

EP73B / EP73S

Length: 7'3" / Lure: 20-90g / PE Line: MAX#4
Lure weight range of 20~90g is the best much for EP73. This middle class 3piece model has sharp tip section to control variety of lure types and strong butt section to fight against strong fish. Also, length of 7’3” gives great usability in both shore and off-shore fishing versatilely.
(Target fish: Yellow tail, Mahimahi, Barramundi, Peacock bass, Toman, Tiger fish, Pike, Dorado, Muskellunge, Hucho taimen, Salmon, etc…)
EP73B Fish Photos EP73S Fish Photos
 

EP73B
 
 
 
 
EP73S

 
 
 

EP76B

Length: 7'6" / Lure: 40-120g / PE Line: MAX#6
Based on the same blank as EP83S, EP76B was born as a strong baitcasting model. It’s a special rod to aim a pin-spot for a big target in a bushed area.
(Target fish: Snakehead, Tarpon, Nile perch, Goliath tiger fish, Pirarucu, Catfish, etc…)
Fish Photos
 

EP76B

 
 
 

EP83S

Length: 8'3" / Lure: 40-120g / PE Line: MAX#6
Its power and torque are designed for capturing light GT or light Tuna around 30kg on boat. Rod action is very smooth as if it’s a one-piece rod. Also, in a fresh water game in rainforest, you can bring fish out of bush by force. Length of 8’3” gives enough casting distance in any situations.
(Target fish: Light GT, Light Tuna, Bluefin Trevally, King fish, Rooster fish, Tarpon, Nile perch, Pirarucu, etc…)
Fish Photos
 

EP83S
 

 
 
 

EP83-6 Trevally

Length: 8'3" / Lure: ~180g / PE Line: MAX#8
EP83-6 is developed for GT game. Its power range is based on Fokeeto FC83-5 Trevally and Fokeeto FC83-7 Trevally, and it controls wide lure range up to 180g plugs. Even though it’s a well-balanced strong GT rod, it’s a 3piece rod with 90cm closed length. It gives you a new enjoyment of GT game in different places in the world.
Fish Photos
 

EP83-6 Trevally

 
 
 

EP55-14S Jigging / EP55-14B Jigging

Length: 5'5" / Lure: ~450g / PE Line: MAX#6
EP55-14 Jigging is a 2piece heavy jigging model, best for using metal jig of 200g to 350g.
Its clothed length is only 87cm, by considering high mobility in a compact car, an airplane, and in any situations.
Even though it’s a 2piece rod, it has very smooth bending curve, high reliability not to get broken, and enough power to win a fight with any monster fish.
Your fishing trip will be much easier and much more fun, and also you can now challenge for the new unknown jigging adventure for hidden monsters in the world.
(Target fish: Tuna, Dog-tooth tuna, King Fish, Amberjack, Grooper, Oilfish, etc..)
Fish Photos Angler's Voice
 

EP55-14B Jigging
 
 
 
EP55-14S Jigging

 
 
 

Specs

 
 

Expedition
BAIT MODEL
Length
(ft)
Joint
(pce)
Closed
Length
(cm)
Lure WT
Min〜Max
(g)
Lure WT
Best Match
(g)
Line WT
(lbs)
Rod'sweight
(average)
(g)
Grip length
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Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
EP67B 6'7" 3 72.5 13〜70 20〜50 15~30
(PE #1.5〜3)
190 510 355 70 TCS-18
EP73B 7'3" 3 79 20〜90 30〜70 20~40
(PE #2〜4)
 197 510 355 70 TCS-18
EP76B 7'6" 3 90 40〜120 50〜90 30~60
(PE #3〜6)
 314 664 480 110 TDPS-20
EP55-14B
Jigging
5'5" 2 87 〜450 200〜350 40~60
(PE #4〜6)
 280 720 450 200 TDPS-20

 
Expedition
SPINNING MODEL
Length
(ft)
Joint
(pce)
Closed
Length
(cm)
Lure WT
Min〜Max
(g)
Lure WT
Best Match
(g)
Line WT
(lbs)
Rod'sweight
(average)
(g)
Grip length
Click here!
Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
EP67S 6'7" 3 72.5 13〜70 20〜50 15~30
(PE #1.5〜3)
180 490 350 100 DPS-18
EP73S 7'3" 3 79 20〜90 30〜70 20~40
(PE #2〜4)
193  490 350 100 DPS-18
EP83S 8'3" 3 90 40〜120 50〜90 30~60
(PE #3〜6)
376 855 510 300 DPS-22
EP83-6 Trevally 8'3" 3 90 〜180 90〜150 50~80
(PE #5〜8)
423 890 500 335 DPS-22
EP55-14S
Jigging
5'5" 2 87 〜450 200〜350 40~60
(PE #4〜6)
285 720 480 200 DPS-20

GUIDE / EP83S, EP83-6 Trevally, EP55-14S, EP55-14B / FUJI Super ocean guide (Ion plating stainless frame and SIC ring guides).
EP67S, EP67B, EP73S, EP73B, EP76B / FUJI titanium frame and SIC ring K guides.
W-NUT RING(PAT)/ All models.

 
 

Chart

 
 

 
 
This Drag MAX on chart is just a rough estimation.
Drag max always can be changed by rod angle, line angle, etc... This Max drag is not the guarantee that a rod does not break. 

 
 
 
 
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Photo 

 
 
EP67B
 
 
 
  
EP67S
 
 
 
 
EP73B
 
 
 
 
 
EP73S
 
 
 
 
EP76B
 
 
 
 
EP83S
 
 
 
 
EP83-6 Trevally
 
 
 
 
EP55-14B Jigging
 
 
 
 
EP55-14S Jigging
 
 
 
 

Feature - Expedition EP67S & EP67B

 
 

Bait casting model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST8 ~ T-KWSG8 ( EP67B )
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWSG12 ( EP67B )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji TCS18 ( EP67B )
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring ( EP67B )
  • Closed length
    72.5cm ( EP67B )

Spinning model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST8 ~ T-KWSG8 ( EP67S )
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWSG30 ~ T-KWSG20 ( EP67S )
  • Logo
    ( EP67S )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji DPS18 ( EP67S )
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring ( EP67S )
  • Closed length
    72.5cm ( EP67S )

 
 
 

Feature - Expedition EP73S & EP73S

 
 

Bait casting model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST8 ~ T-KWSG8 ( EP73B )
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWSG12 ( EP73B )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji TCS18 ( EP73B )
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring ( EP73B )
  • Closed length
    79cm ( EP73B )

Spinning model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST10 ~ T-KWSG10 ( EP73S )
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWSG30 ~ T-KWSG20 ( EP73S )
  • Logo
    ( EP73S )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji DPS18 ( EP73S )
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring ( EP73S )
  • Closed length
    79cm ( EP73S )

 
 
 

Feature - Expedition EP76B

 
 

Bait casting model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST10 ~ T-KWSG10 ( EP76B )
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWSG16 ( EP76B )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji T-DPS20 ( EP76B )
  • Grip end
    ( EP76B )
  • Closed length
    90cm ( EP76B )

 
 
 

Feature - Expedition EP83S & EP83-6 Trevally

 
 

Spinning model

  • Hexagonal front Grip ( PAT.P )
    ZENAQ original front grip “Hexagonal grip” is designed to fit human hands. This Hexagonal grip, which can be held easily and tightly, gives anglers huge advantages in the field.
  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST16 ~ IC-MNSG16 ( All models )
  • Butt section
    Fuji IC-MNSG40 ( EP83S )
  • Butt section
    Fuji IC-MNSG40 ( EP83-6 Trevally )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji DPS22 ( All models )
  • Grip end
    ( All models )
  • Closed length
    90cm ( EP83S )
  • Closed length
    87cm ( EP83-6 Trevally )

 
 
 

Feature - Expedition EP55-14 Jigging

 
 

Bait casting model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST12 ~ IC-MNSG10
    ( EP55-14B Jigging )
  • Butt section
    Fuji IC-MNSG20 ~16 ~ 12
    ( EP55-14B Jigging )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji T-DPS20 ( EP55-14B Jigging )
  • Aluminium Gimbal & Gimbal cap
    ( EP55-14B Jigging )
  • Closed length
    87cm ( EP55-14B Jigging)

Spinning model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST12 ~ IC-MNSG12
    ( EP55-14S Jigging )
  • Butt section
    Fuji IC-MNSG30 ~ 20
    ( EP55-14S Jigging )
  • Reel seat & W-nut ring ( PAT. )
    Fuji DPS20 ( EP55-14S Jigging )
  • Aluminium Gimbal & Gimbal cap
    ( EP55-14S Jigging )
  • Closed length
    87cm ( EP55-14S Jigging )