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Best Value

  • Brand:St. Croix Rods
  • Material:Blend
  • Tension Level:ULF
  • Color:Gold Dust Metallic
  • Fishing Technique:Spinning

Honorable Mention

  • Brand:KastKing
  • Grip Type:Fighting Butt, Split
  • Material:Stainless Steel
  • Color:Black
  • Fishing Technique:Casting, Spinning

Best Panfish Rods

Top 10 Best Panfish Rods

1

St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod

324 ratings | 3 offers | 324 Reviews
Price: $139.99$212.3
Why we chose it
  • PREMIUM-GRADE CORK HANDLE: Comfortable cork handle ensures you maintain a strong grip on your fishing rod
  • FEATURES: Sea Guide guides w/ stainless steel rings and frames Sea Guide XMS (spinning) split style reel seats w/ custom inserts for sensitivity and comfort Two coats of Flex-Coat slow cure finish For trout, crappie, bluegill and other panfish
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Length 6 0 Power UL Action Fast Pieces 1 Line Wt 2-6 lbs Lure Wt 1/32-3/16 oz Rod Wt 2 6 oz Handle – 2
  • PREMIUM SCVI CARBON CONSTRUCTION: Dynamic blend of super high-modulus SCVI carbon and premium quality SCII carbon with FRS for unparalleled strength and durability
  • 5-YEAR WARRANTY: Backed by St Croix Superstar Service
St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
2
Why we chose it
  • Every Trout-Panfish series rod is designed and manufactured to deliver uncompromising performance and proven durability.
  • The blanks are a moss green clear coat with gold appointments and topped with hard chrome anodized stainless-steel guides, minimizing weight and broken inserts.
  • Ultra Light powered rods are ideal for the most subtle presentations, ultra-light test lines and light lures. Ultra Light rods are ideal with light lures (1/32 to 3/8 oz) to load quickly and efficiently. These are standard rods in the panfish, crappie and small trout game.
  • The Pro Series Trout-Panfish rods are truly technical fishing tools built for fun fishing, perfectly at home with artificial lures, as well as cricket or worm under a cork. The roads are fast action blanks constructed with standard modulus carbon fiber material.
  • The rods include up-locking skeletal graphite reel seats and a green anodized trim ring. All rods include premium split cork grips and burl caps with Color ID to identify your rod’s power.
TFO 5.5 Foot 1-Piece Trout-Panfish Spinning Casting Rod, Ultralight Power: image
84%
customers recommend this product
4.2/ 5
3

13 Fishing – Microtec Panfish – Spinning Ice Fishing Combos

26 ratings | 1 offers | 26 Reviews
Price starts from: $25.99
Why we chose it
  • Stainless Steel Guides
  • Solid Fiberglass Blank
  • Soft Touch Handle Knob and Aluminum Spool Reel
  • 3BB Reel
  • Titanium Spring Bobber
13 Fishing - Microtec Panfish - Spinning Ice Fishing Combos: image
74%
customers recommend this product
3.7/ 5
4
Why we chose it
  • Sensitive Graphite Blank Construction – Smart snipper fishing rods are constructed with solid carbon tip section and 24-ton technology blanks which gives the rods incredible sensitivity and light weight.These extremely light spin rods are perfect for crappie,trout,panfish,smallmouth bass,largemouth bass and many other fresh water species.
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  • Stainless Steel Guides Rings As an angler we know that quality components for the fishing rod. Sougayilang uses only high-quality stainless-steel guide frames that deliver long, smooth casts and durable performance with fluorocarbon, monofilament or braided fishing line.
  • Quality EVA Handle- We use split reel seat with carbon fiber tube insert to make it comfortable to hold while reducing weight. Comfortable and high density EVA perfectly wraps, providing perfect balance and comfort
  • Excellent Performance – These new rods are perfect for ultralight or finesse fishing techniques. Enhanced Stainless steel fishing guide with ceramic ring makes it more smooth.Minimize friction between the line and the guide.The guides are precisely,along the bottom of the spine of the blank,so when make a cast ,the sensitiity will be transferred from the line to the rod and to your hand perfectly.
Sougayilang Fishing Rod,Graphite 24 Carbon,Lightweight Spinning & Casting Ultra-Sensitive Fishing Rod Blanks,Trout Panfish 2pcs Inserts Fishing Rod: image
84%
customers recommend this product
4.2/ 5
Light weight4.9
Value for money4.6
5
Why we chose it
  • A Shorter Length between 6′ to 7’6” is easier to fish in a tight environment. Fit nicely in a backpack if you are travelling in rugged wilderness.
  • ONE-YEAR-WARRANTY and LifeTime Repairing Warranty we as a 16 years fly rod factory, offer No Hassle warranty for all our rods for one year. If you are not 100% satisfied with our rod, you can return it in any time. And we also offer lifetime repairing for Maxcatch rods
  • Designed Perfect for Small Stream Application. Maximize Delicacy short distance performance and dry fly presentation.
  • EXCLUSIVE MAXSPIRAL BLANK TECHNOLOGY- Medium-fast action rod blank made of IM8 graphite and a full flex rod profile for delicate fly presentation, tippet protection and accurate short distance casting
  • HIGH STANDARD SMOOTH GUIDES- Ceramic stripping guides,hard chrome snake guides for smooth gliding fly lines. PURE CORK HANDLE and REEL SEAT- Nature wood insert CNC Machined aluminum reel seat. AA-grade half-well cork grip to improve casting accuracy
M MAXIMUMCATCH Maxcatch Ultra-Lite Fly Rod for Stream River Panfish/Trout Fishing 1/2/3 Weight and Combo Set Available: image
86%
customers recommend this product
4.3/ 5
6

B’n’M 5-Feet 5-Inch 1 Piece Sharp Shooter Rod

21 ratings | 18 offers | 21 Reviews
Price: $41.34$70.92
Why we chose it
  • Package Dimensions: 167.64 H x 3.81 L x 7.62 W (centimetres)
  • Country of Origin : China
  • Crafted from the highest quality material
  • Package Weight: 0.091 kilograms
B'n'M 5-Feet 5-Inch 1 Piece Sharp Shooter Rod: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Top Pick
7

Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Fishing Rod

2,716 ratings | 4 offers | 2,716 Reviews
Price: $39.95$68.01
Why we chose it
  • 1/8-5/8 oz. lure weight
  • Clear Tip design for strength and sensitivity
  • Strong, yet balanced graphite and fiberglass construction
  • 2 piece rod construction
  • 7-year warranty
  • Durable and lightweight EVA grips
  • 6-15 lb. test EVA handle
  • 6′ Medium Power Spinning Rod
  • Durable Ugly Tuff one piece stainless steel guides
Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Fishing Rod: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
8

St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod

324 ratings | 1 offers | 324 Reviews
Price starts from: $1
Why we chose it
  • PREMIUM SCVI CARBON CONSTRUCTION: Dynamic blend of super high-modulus SCVI carbon and premium quality SCII carbon with FRS for unparalleled strength and durability
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Length 6 0 Power UL Action Fast Pieces 1 Line Wt 2-6 lbs Lure Wt 1/32-3/16 oz Rod Wt 2 6 oz Handle – 2
  • 5-YEAR WARRANTY: Backed by St Croix Superstar Service
  • FEATURES: Sea Guide guides w/ stainless steel rings and frames Sea Guide XMS (spinning) split style reel seats w/ custom inserts for sensitivity and comfort Two coats of Flex-Coat slow cure finish For trout, crappie, bluegill and other panfish
  • PREMIUM-GRADE CORK HANDLE: Comfortable cork handle ensures you maintain a strong grip on your fishing rod
St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
9
Why we chose it
  • Easy Travel and Storage with 2-pc Designs With the exception of the short 4 6 1-pc spin rod, all of the Calamus rods are design in 2-pcs. We use modified spigot ferrules which deliver exceptional performance and sensitivity and make travel and storage extremely easy.
  • Ultra-Light IM7 Graphite Spinning Rods KastKing Calamus spinning rods are designed from the ground up to be the lightest rods on the planet. We start with an ultra-thin, 30 million modulus, micro polish IM7 graphite blank that has a strain rate of 650K. These extremely light spin rods are perfect for crappie, trout, panfish, smallmouth bass and many other warm water species.
  • 9 Ultra-Light Weight Spinning Rods The KastKing Calamus fishing pole series is available in 9 models from an ultra-light 4 6 1 pc rod that is perfect for panfish and small trout, all the way to a 7 2pc MH rod that will handle any trout, walleye or bass that swims.
  • Starting at 2.5 Ounces With overall weights starting at just 2.5 ounces, these incredible new rods are perfect for ultralight or finesse fishing techniques. You won t believe how light and powerful these rods are
  • Premium Components To keep weight to an absolute minimum while increasing sensitivity, we ve used titanium guide frames and rings and weight reducing, 2-pc graphite reel seats. Comfortable, high density EVA perfectly wraps the handle and split fighting butt, providing perfect balance and comfort.
KastKing Calamus Ultra-Light Spinning Fishing Rods, Great for Crappie, Trout and Panfish, IM7 Graphite, Titanium Guides, Ultra-Light Reel Seats, EVA Handles & Fighting Butt, Split Rear Handle Design: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Light weight4.7
Durability4.7
Sturdiness4.6
Value for money4.5
10
Why we chose it
  • 20 Different Models KastKing Crixus fishing rods are available in 20 different power, action, and length combinations. There is a Crixus fishing rod that is perfect for bass fishing, walleye fishing, trout fishing, catfish, and so much more. There are several perfect Crixus models for inshore saltwater fishing. All Crixus fishing rods are constructed in 2-pcs for easy transport and storage. With PTS (Power Transition System) technology, they ll feel just as good as 1-pcs rods.
  • Stainless Steel Guides w/Zirconium Oxide Rings As an angler you know that quality components make the fishing rod. KastKing uses only high-quality stainless-steel guide frames with Zirconium Oxide rings that deliver long, smooth casts and durable performance with fluorocarbon, monofilament or braided fishing line. You ll get exceptional performance from your new Crixus fishing rod with KastKing Made in the USA KastPro braid.
  • KastFlex IM6 Graphite Blanks – Fish like a gladiator! KastKing Crixus casting rods and spinning rods deliver incredible performance at a budget price. With KastFlex technology, these powerful and sensitive IM6 Graphite rods range in power from a light weight rod to heavy in 5 to 7 6 lengths. These incredible all-around rods are perfect for any species in freshwater and you ll also find them perfect as a saltwater fishing rod.
  • Golf Style SuperPolymer Handle SuperPolymer handles are comfortable, durable and exceptionally slip resistant giving you maximum control over your fishing rod in all conditions. These performance handles are normally only found on fishing rods costing much more, but KastKing uses them on all Crixus spinning rods and baitcasting rods to make these the best value of any fishing pole available today. Crixus fishing rods feature a split rear handle design and are finished with a EVA fighting butt.
  • Performance That You Can Count On The new KastKing Crixus fishing rods are designed with performance in mind and loaded with features normally only found on rods costing much more. Crixus is not an old-fashioned fishing pole. Each fishing rod is exceptionally light-weight due to the graphite construction but has plenty of power to handle your best catch. You ll be proud to own these KastKing fishing rods and to fish with peace of mind.
KastKing Crixus Fishing Rods,IM6 Graphite Spinning Rod & Casting Rod W/Zirconium Oxide Ring Stainless Steel Guides, SuperPolymer Handle: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Light weight4.7
Durability4.7
Value for money4.6
Craftsmanship4.5
Comfort4
Top Pick
Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Fishing Rod
The Shakespeare Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Rod delivers dependable performance for anglers of all skill levels. Modeled after the iconic Ugly Stik, this fishing rod offers better balance for a lighter feel, improved components, and a stylish modern look while maintaining the legendary strength and durability of the original. The rod is crafted with a combination of graphite and fiberglass, creating a powerful yet sensitive rod that feels balanced in your hands. The spin rod's Clear Tip design responds to even the lightest nibbles and strikes, while the durable and lightweight EVA grips offer the firm, comfortable handhold you need to overcome hard-fighting fish. Exceptionally versatile, this fishing rod can be used with all types of line, including braid. It features one-piece stainless steel Ugly Tuff guides that eliminate insert pop-outs for ease of use. And with its classic diamond wind and sleek form, this fishing rod has an eye-catching design that is as stylish as it is functional.
Ranking the Brands
St. Croix Rods: 20.00%
TFO: 10.00%
13 FISHING: 10.00%
Sougayilang: 10.00%
: 20.00%
B’n’M: 10.00%
KastKing: 20.00%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod: imageСomparison: TFO 5.5 Foot 1-Piece Trout-Panfish Spinning Casting Rod, Ultralight Power: imageСomparison: 13 Fishing - Microtec Panfish - Spinning Ice Fishing Combos: imageСomparison: Sougayilang Fishing Rod,Graphite 24 Carbon,Lightweight Spinning & Casting Ultra-Sensitive Fishing Rod Blanks,Trout Panfish 2pcs Inserts Fishing Rod: imageСomparison: M MAXIMUMCATCH Maxcatch Ultra-Lite Fly Rod for Stream River Panfish/Trout Fishing 1/2/3 Weight and Combo Set Available: imageСomparison: B'n'M 5-Feet 5-Inch 1 Piece Sharp Shooter Rod: imageСomparison: Ugly Stik GX2 Spinning Fishing Rod: imageСomparison: St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning Rod: imageСomparison: KastKing Calamus Ultra-Light Spinning Fishing Rods, Great for Crappie, Trout and Panfish, IM7 Graphite, Titanium Guides, Ultra-Light Reel Seats, EVA Handles & Fighting Butt, Split Rear Handle Design: imageСomparison: KastKing Crixus Fishing Rods,IM6 Graphite Spinning Rod & Casting Rod W/Zirconium Oxide Ring Stainless Steel Guides, SuperPolymer Handle: image
St. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning RodTFO 5.5 Foot 1-Piece Trout-Panfish Spinning Casting Rod, Ultralight Power13 Fishing – Microtec Panfish – Spinning Ice Fishing CombosSougayilang Fishing Rod,Graphite 24 Carbon,Lightweight Spinning & Casting Ultra-Sensitive Fishing Rod Blanks,Trout Panfish 2pcs Inserts Fishing RodM MAXIMUMCATCH Maxcatch Ultra-Lite Fly Rod for Stream River Panfish/Trout Fishing 1/2/3 Weight and Combo Set AvailableB’n’M 5-Feet 5-Inch 1 Piece Sharp Shooter RodUgly Stik GX2 Spinning Fishing RodSt. Croix Rods Panfish Spinning RodKastKing Calamus Ultra-Light Spinning Fishing Rods, Great for Crappie, Trout and Panfish, IM7 Graphite, Titanium Guides, Ultra-Light Reel Seats, EVA Handles & Fighting Butt, Split Rear Handle DesignKastKing Crixus Fishing Rods,IM6 Graphite Spinning Rod & Casting Rod W/Zirconium Oxide Ring Stainless Steel Guides, SuperPolymer Handle
BrandSt. Croix RodsTFO13 FISHINGSougayilangB’n’MSt. Croix RodsKastKingKastKing
MaterialBlendStainless SteelOtherStainless SteelSyntheticBlendGraphiteStainless Steel
ColorGold Dust MetallicGreenGreen/GoldSpinning 5’5”Ultra-lite Fly RodBlackGold Dust Metallic1pcs spinningBlack
Fishing TechniqueSpinningSpinningIce FishingSpinningSpinningSpinningCasting, Spinning

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