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Ultralight fishing rod BPL Hane Tenkara

January 15, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

At 77 g (2.7 oz.), the Backpacking Light Hane Tenkara is the lightest and most compact fly fishing rod. The Hane rod was developed especially for ultralight backpackers. In addition to the additional fun on trekking tours, the rod can also significantly reduce the weight of provisions you need.

bpl hane 300x199 Ultralight fishing rod BPL Hane Tenkara

The Backpacking Light Hane Tenkara was developed by Ryan Jordan, the founder of BackpackingLight.com. The fishing rod is 3 meters long, making it suitable for fly fishing on larger bodies of water.
The rod consists of ten carbon fiber sections and collapses to a packing size of only 40 cm. The handle is made of high quality cork.
The Hane Angel was produced by Tenkara USA in cooperation with Backpacklinglight.com. Advance orders for the first production will be taken until January 16.

Specifications:
- Length collapsed: 40.6 cm (16")
- Length extended: 3.00 m (9’ 10”)
- Handle length: 21 cm (8.25")
- Weight 77 gr. (2.7 oz.)
- Number of sections: 10
- Ratio: 7:3

Can be ordered from Backpackinglight.com for $199.99.

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4 Responses to “Ultralight fishing rod BPL Hane Tenkara”
  1. trailblaze says:

    Thanks Garuab!

    Johannes / Trailblaze.

  2. alexis says:

    its just great!..i like it 🙂

  3. Cidcho13 says:

    Seems like a solid fishing rod, not bad

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