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Shimano Convergence Rods

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The Shimano Convergence Salmon & Steelhead Spinning Rods are sensitive, comfortable, durable, and lightweight. Built on redesigned IM-7 graphite blanks, these rods include custom Shimano reel seats, high end cork handles and Aluminum Oxide Guides. Convergence rods cover the most popular techniques with actions specially tailored for pursuing Salmon and Steelhead.
Additional features of these rods include the following:

  • IM-7 graphite construction
  • 2-piece construction for easy storage and travel
  • Fuji Aluminum Oxide Guide System with black frames
  • Specialized Salmon & Steelhead designs
  • Custom Shimano reel seats
  • Grade A cork handles
  • Black blank finish
  • Hook keeper
  • Lifetime limited manufacturer's warranty


Model Length Pieces Power Action Line Rating (lb.) Lure Rating (oz.) Handle
CVS86M2B 8' 6" 2 Medium Fast 8-12 3/8-3/4 A
CVSM90ML2B 9' 0" 2 Med. Light Med. Slow 2-8 1/16-1/4 E
CVS90MH2B 9' 0" 2 Med. Heavy Fast 8-12 3/8-3/4 B
CVS96M2B 9' 6" 2 Medium Fast 8-12 3/8-3/4 B
CVSL100M2B 10' 0" 2 Medium Slow 8-17 1/4-1 C
CVSL106L2B 10' 6" 2 Light Slow 4-6 1/32-1/4 C
CVSL126L2B 12' 6" 2 Light Slow 4-8 1/32-5/16 D


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