St. Croix Bass X Casting Rod – BAC66MF - Review
The St. Croix Bass X Casting Rods are designed to give bass anglers a competitive advantage on the water, all while being affordable. These rods are handcrafted using St. Croix's SCII carbon material, which is known for its durability. This material provides excellent strength and resistance to micro-fractures that can cause breakage, without compromising sensitivity for techniques that require bite detection.
The Bass X series offers a wide range of models to suit different bait types and fishing techniques. From versatile models that can handle a variety of baits to specialized models designed for specific techniques like dropshotting and magnum swimbait fishing.
In the second generation of Bass X Rods, St. Croix has made some improvements. These include carbon fiber reel seat inserts on select models, a hybrid guide platform, and technique-specific handle configurations.
The Bass X series is budget-friendly, making it suitable for various angler types. Whether you're a professional guide in need of reliable client rods, a weekend warrior looking for quality gear at a great price, or a tournament angler looking to fill the gaps in your rod lineup, this series has something for you.
- Premium quality SCII carbon material
- Hybrid guide platform with SeaGuide Aluminum Oxide guides and SeaGuide Atlas Performance stainless (SS304) guides
- Carbon fiber reel seat inserts on select models
- Technique-specific handle configurations
- Split-grip premium-grade cork handle on spinning and non-swimbait casting models
- Full-grip premium grade EVA handle on swimbait casting models
- Model-specific SeaGuide NHOOK, THOOK, or Kigan Custom hook keepers
- Two coats of Flex-Coat with slow cure finish for durability
- 5-year warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service
- Designed in Park Falls and handcrafted in Fresnillo, Mexico
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What is the material used to make the St. Croix Bass X Casting Rods?
A: The St. Croix Bass X Casting Rods are handcrafted using St. Croix's SCII carbon material, known for its durability.
Q: Are these rods suitable for different fishing techniques?
A: Yes, the Bass X series offers a wide range of models designed to suit different bait types and fishing techniques.
Q: What improvements have been made in the second generation of Bass X Rods?
A: The second generation of Bass X Rods includes carbon fiber reel seat inserts on select models, a hybrid guide platform, and technique-specific handle configurations.
Q: Are the Bass X rods budget-friendly?
A: Yes, the Bass X rods are budget-friendly, making them suitable for various angler types.
Q: What type of handles do these rods have?
A: The spinning and non-swimbait casting models feature a split-grip premium-grade cork handle, while the swimbait casting models have a full-grip premium grade EVA handle.
Q: Do these rods come with any warranty?
A: Yes, the St. Croix Bass X Casting Rods come with a 5-year warranty backed by St. Croix Superstar Service.View Buying Options