||Reel and Line
|2 to 3 metre graphite or kevlar spinning rod.
||Freshwater type fixed spool reel loaded with 2 - 4.5kg monofilament line
||Float fishing, spinning or plug fishing from piers, harbour walls, rocks or in estuarine channels.
||Sea-trout, bass, mullet, mackerel, coalfish, pollack and garfish
|2.5 to 2.8 metre graphite fly rod rated 8 to 10 weight
||Saltwater fly reel loaded with fly line suitable for saltwater use.
||Fly fishing from rocks, piers and in estuaries
||Sea-trout, bass, garfish, mackerel and pollack
|3.3 to 3.7 metre graphite bass rod with a casting weight of 80 - 112 grams
||Small multiplying reel or medium fixed spool reel loaded with 5.5 - 8kg monofilament line.
||Bait fishing on surf beaches, in estuaries or from rocks.
||Bass, sea-trout, flounder, dab, wrasse, pollack
|3.7 to 4 metre graphite beach rod with a casting weight of 140 - 170 grm.
||Small to medium multiplying reel or medium to large fixed spool reel loaded with 7.8-12 kg monofilament line and having a shockleader of 18 - 25 kg mono.
||Rock, pier, estuary or beach fishing where distance casting is necessary.
||Ray, dogfish, huss, cod and tope.
|1.80 to 2.20 meter graphite boat rod of line class 2.7 kg - 4.5 kg
||Small multiplying reel loaded with 2.5 - 4.5 kg monofilament or braided line
||Boat fishing in shallow to moderately deep water
||Plaice, dabs, gurnard, wrasse, rockling, whiting.
|1.80 to 2.20 meter graphite boat rod of line class 4.5 kg - 6.8 kg
||Small to medium multiplying reel loaded with 4.5 - 6.5 kg mono-filament or braided line
||Boat fishing over offshore reefs, sand banks and wrecks.
||Pollack, coalfish, cod, haddock, ray, turbot and ling
|1.80 to 2.20 meter graphite boat rod of line class 9.0 kg - 13.6 kg
||Medium to large (up to 4/0 size) multiplying reel loaded with 9 -13 kg monofilament or braidedline.
||Boat fishing in deeper water and over deep wrecks and reefs.
||Blue and porbeagle shark, skate, tope, conger and ling.
|2.20 to 2.80 meter graphite uptide boat rod to cast 80 - 225 grams
||Medium multiplying reel loaded with 6.8 - 8 kg monofilament line and having a shock leader of 18 - 25 Kg
||Boat fishing in shallow water, where casting baits away from the boat yields best results.
||Ray, tope, huss, bass, dogfish.