Green is the New Black – 13 Fishing’s New Fate Rod Series
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Introduction: The new Fate Black Series is not so black after all, and
instead features an unmistakable matte green finish that is sure to grab the
attention of anglers both in tackle shops and on the water. Built from the
ground up the new line of rods is designed to deliver a lot more performance
than anglers would expect at the 100 dollar price point.
The first thing you notice about the new Fate
Black rods? They are Green... very Green
Green is the New Black: First things first, why is this series even
called the Fate Black?
Fortune favors the bold and once again 13 Fishing is
breaking, no, obliterating the mold. The new lineup screams for attention and
within those matte green rods are Japanese 30 Ton blanks with low resin
construction for a light and responsive feel.
Reels are held in place with the company’s own Evolve Seamless Reel Seats
which provide plenty of access to the blank.
The new rods feature Japanese 30 Ton HTC 3 Blanks
A look at the Evolve casting seat
The spinning seat from Evolve is designed to be
The 3A Portuguese cork grips on the reel are clean, and split grip design
provide even more visibility to the rod’s signature Hulk-like finish. Hardware
is courtesy of the company’s tangle free guides and finished with zirconium
Tangle free guides with Zirconia inserts
Pro Angler Dave Lefebre and Jose Chavez from 13
Fishing show us the complete line of new Fate Green.... I mean Fate Black rods.
These rods definitely will be easy to spot on the water
There are a total of 14 rods in the new Fate lineup, 9 casting rods and 5
spinning rods, and all feature fast actions.
These new rods are all 99 dollars each and pair nicely
with the company’s new and affordable One3 baitcasters and enable anglers to put
together a quality outfit for under what most decent baitcasters cost by
Perhaps the best feature of all with these new rods is the amazing price
point. Maybe green is the new black? Anglers will soon get to decide.
Show attendees already have as the series took home Best of Show this afternoon
in the rod catagory!