Scott Mackenzie's new and exciting NX1 range of rods are the next generation from the highly successful and award winning G2 range of Mackenzie DTX rods. These new 4 piece models incorporate the latest nanotube technology which reduces rod weight and increases overall carbon strength, resulting in improved energy transfer and feel throughout the rod, giving them a real sense of soul.
These rods have been designed to handle all Spey lines and modern day Shooting head/Skagit systems. These rods have a medium action retaining a faster than normal recovery, creating more line speed making casting effortless.
- Ultra light weight satin green blanks
- Quality Portugese cork handles with composite cork at each end
- Quality stripper guides and snake eyes
- Alignment dots on each section
- High quality aluminium down locking double nut reel seat
- Unique triangular section rod tube for easy transportation
The 13ft rod is a popular size of rod, which can be used on small rivers for salmon, or on the bigger rivers in low water conditions. This size of rod is also popular for sea trout fishing in Tierra Del Fuego. It has a fairly through progressive action, with a relatively fast recovery. The balanced action of the NX1 rod will cast Spey lines and modern Skagit styles and shooting head systems equally well. This rod has a uniquely designed taper and action, designed for accurate Spey casting.
- Rod weight - 238 grams
- 4 piece / 105 cm sections / 110 cm tube
- Line weight:
This size of rod is becoming increasingly popular as a good all rounder. It has a fairly deep progressive action with a fast recovery, giving you a rod that has a beautiful casting action, with a reserve of power if needed. The balanced action of the NX1 rod will cast Spey line and modern Skagit styles and Shooting head systems equally well. It has a uniquely designed taper and action, designed for accurate Spey casting.
- Rod weight - 249 grams
- 4 piece / 112 cm sections / 117 cm tube
- Line weight:
The 15ft rod is the most popular size of rod and it is considered the best all round size of rod that will work well with most fishing situations. This rod loads deeper than the original DTX model, this allows the caster to feel the rod load and unload better. It gives the caster more time to achieve more consistent accurate casting. The rod has a fast recovery giving you the perfect balance of feeling and power, which loads the rod well for floating line work, but it has a definite reserve of power for achieving distance or sunk line work when required. The balanced action of the NX1 rods will cast Spey lines as well as modern day Skagit style and Shooting head systems equally well. It has a uniquely designed taper and action, designed for accurate Spey casting.
- Rod weight - 260 gram
- 4 piece / 119 cm sections / 126 cm tube
- Line weight: