SNIPE

SNIPE is based on high elastic carbon material which makes rods very light, sharp and sensitive. An exquisite tip section and a strong butt section are its feature. This all-round fast tapered action enables to control many different kinds of lures.
 
 History(2009 RG Guide System)
 

Guide Variation.

Special Site

RG guide model is the ZENAQ flagship guide model.
It’s a sophisticated guide system which brings out full potential of spinning tackles ultimately.
It’s an essence of the best rod.
RG guide model is for someone who pursue the best fishing rod.
ZENAQ regular guide setting with FUJI titanium frame K guide.

The best guide setting is chosen for each model to perform true nature of rod blanks.
 

NEW SNIPE S86XX Longcast
The biggest features of SNIPE S86XX are long casting ability and its high-power blank.
This is the new standard rock fish game rod which can capture unreached area.
 

Long casting Ability

A combination of rod length 8feet 6inchi and its rod action performs stable long casting which enables to search wider range than before. Also, high elastic carbon is contained, and it gives high sensitivity that senses bottom shape and approaches structures tightly.
Of course, a possibility to encounter big fish is increased by casting distance becomes longer.
 

High-elastic butt and soft tip

A strong butt with high elasticity gives you the initiative in fight against a big target. The blank has repulsive butt also high torque. While a rod is bent to the maximum, you can still lift the rod up more.
A soft tip section is also well designed. Moderate softness directs good lure action and decline a number of hook-out. Regardless of fish size is small or big, the rod shows great bending and lets you enjoy fight; it is the proof of great rod balance.
 

Handle Design

Handle is designed to hold its front grip for using swimming rig, performing the best lure action, and fighting against big target. Also you can hold rear grip in your underarm, it makes easy to control lures and control the fight.
 

RG guide System to make the best performance

By equipping RG guide System, the blank’s real potential is able to be performed in casting, lure action, fight, and so on. This is the essence of the best rod.
 
 

Guide setting

K guide model
Titanium frame & TORZITE ring

 

RG guide model
Titanium frame & TORZITE ring
ZENAQ original RG guides (2 guides) are with Titanium frame and SIC ring.

Model

 
 

S76X

Length: 7'6" / Lure: 4-21g / PE Line: MAX#1.5
S76X gives sharp lure action by its soft tip and strong butt and its best for capturing small and medium class fish technically. Its high elastic rod character enlarges its sensitivity, and you won’t miss small signs from water.
Fish Photos
 

SNIPE S76X K-guide model
 
 
 

S78XX

Length: 7'8" / Lure: 6-35g / PE Line: MAX#2
This model is for challenging big target by using heavy weight lure. Comparing to S76X, it has higher elasticity butt and higher torque. Due to lure range and field choice are widen, a chance to get a big fish has increased.
Fish Photos
 

S78XX RG-guide model
 
 
S78XX K-guide model

 
 
 

NEW S86XX Longcast

Length: 8'6" / Lure: 8-40g / PE Line: MAX#2
The biggest features of SNIPE S86XX are long casting ability and its high-power blank.
A combination of rod length 8feet 6inchi and its rod action performs stable long casting which enables to search wider range than before. A strong butt with high elasticity gives you the initiative in fight against a big target, and moderate soft-tip directs good lure action and decline a number of hook-out.
It is the new standard versatile rod which can capture unreached area.
Fish Photos
movie Rocking Tha Port: An H.R.F. love story (6:38)
movie S86XX Longcast PV (1:47)   movie Rod concept (6:38 Japanese)   movie in the field (8:59 Japanese)  movie about RG guide system (3:28 Japanese)  movie how to release (1:29 Japanese)
 

S86XX RG-guide model
 
 
S86XX K-guide model

 
 
 


 
Discontinued

B76XXX Ainame

Length: 7'6" / Lure: 14-45g / PE Line: MAX#2
B76XXX for Ainame (Greenling) is focused on high sensitivity and weight saving. You can sense a situation turning in the water, and this rod can be used widely even both shore and off shore fishing.
 

SNIPE B76XXX Ainame
 

 
 
 
 

Specs

 
 

SNIPE
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
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Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
S76X (K/RG) 7'6" 2(spigot) 117 4〜21 6〜18 6~18
(PE #0.6〜1.5)
131 385 290 35 VSS-16
S78XX (K/RG) 7'8" 2(spigot) 120 6〜35 8〜28 8~20
(PE #0.8〜2)
128 385 290 35 VSS-16
NEW S86XX Longcast
(K/RG)
8'6" 2(spigot) 134 8〜40 10〜30 8~20
(PE #0.8〜2)
150 465 355 55 VSS-16

※GUIDE / All models use FUJI titanium frame and SIC ring guides.
※RG-system is for PE-line use only.

 
 

K guide model
Titanium frame & TORZITE ring (S86XX)
Titanium frame & SiC ring (S76X, S78XX, S76XXX Ainame)

 

RG guide model
Titanium frame & TORZITE ring (S86XX)
Titanium frame & SiC ring (S76X, S78XX)
ZENAQ original RG guides (2 guides) are with Titanium frame and SIC ring.

 
 

SNIPE
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
Click here!
Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
Discontinued B76XXX Ainame 7'6" Offset
Handle
188 14〜45 18〜40 10~25
(PE #0.8〜2)
159 510 385 90 ECS-16

※GUIDE / All models use FUJI titanium frame and SIC ring guides.

 
 
 

Photo

 
 

SNIPE S76X K-guide model
 
 
 
S78XX RG-guide model
 
 
 
S78XX K-guide model
 
 
 
S86XX RG-guide model
 
 
 
S86XX K-guide model

 

 
 
SNIPE B76XXX Ainame
 
 
 

Feature

 
 

Spinning model

  • Top section ( K guide model )
    Fuji T-MNST5 ~ T-KTSG5 ( S76X )
  • Butt guide ( K guide model )
    Fuji T-KLSG25 ( S76X )
  • Tip section ( RG guide model )
    Fuji T-MNST5.5 ~ T-KTSG5.5 ( S78XX )
  • Butt section ( RG guide model )
    ZENAQ original RG-7H ~ RG-6L
    ( S76X, S78XX )
  • Butt guide ( RG guide model )
    ZENAQ original
    チタンフレームSiCガイド(7H-Ti)
  • Reel seat
    Fuji VSS16 ( S76X, S78XX )
  • Original metal end cap
    Z Logo mark & Protect rubber
    ( S76X, S78XX )

Bait casting model

  • Tip section ( K guide model )
    Fuji T-FST7 ~ T-LNSG7 ( B76XXX Ainame )
  • Butt guide ( K guide model )
    Fuji T-LNSG12 ( B76XXX Ainame )
  • Reel seat
    Fuji ECS16 ( B76XXX Ainame )
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring ( B76XXX Ainame )

 
 
 

Feature - S86XX Longcast

 
 

  • Butt - logo
    (S86XX)
  • Butt - Spec
    (S86XX)
  • Guide
    (S86XX RG-guide model)
  • Butt guide
    (S86XX RG-guide model)
  • Guide
    (S86XX K-guide model)
  • Butt guide
    (S86XX K-guide model)
  • Reel seat & Grip
    (S86XX)
  • Reel seat & Grip
    (S86XX)
  • Spigot joint
    (S86XX)
  • RG guide
    ZENAQ original
    チタンフレームSiCガイド(7H-Ti)

 
 
 

Rod Curve