A jig rod is often (but not always) short and designed to work line classes and lure weights that are relatively heavy. Most (but not all) aren't really suitable for casting lures.
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For good measure, how do you rig a jigging rod?
What is a jigging rod used for?
The rod is the focal point in the jigging system, charged not only with fighting the fish but imparting the proper action of the jig. Durable reel seats and guides, along with split butt grips, are common features on jigging rods, like this Okuma Andros model.
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2021
GOOFISH Jigging Rod 6'6"Solid Nano Tech Blank Slow Pitch Jigging Fishing Rod Fuji Guide Reel Seat Saltwater Freshwater Spinning Casting Jig Rod (Pink 1.5 Piece Casting Left Spiral)
Warm Prompt:Guide is the newest FUJI K-series&A-ring also FUJI reel seat,powerful for saltwater fishing,we have 3 different models of the slow jigging rod: just choose what model you need from "color" section: What is difference bettween from 1.5 Piece(BUTT JOINT 1.5 SECTION) and 1 Pice model? They are exact same specification,only 1.5 piece（BUTT JOINT 1.5 SECTION） model is easy to carry.
Blank:it is the most advanced material processing technology made of SOLID NANO TECH blank, so it is lighter weight,stronger power, sensitive tip than common rods.
Specification:Pink Model is PE 1-2 Max Jig 200g Drag power 15kg:Green Model is PE 2-4 Max Jig 300g Drag Power 18kg:Blue Model is PE 3-6 Max Jig 500g Drag Power 20kg: More Specification Kindly Pls Check Picture show
Kindly Note: 1.5 Piece(Butt Joint) Model:The cone's place is reserved design, at least one-third of it is left outside, and it doesn't need to be inserted completely. This design can avoid the looseness caused by repeated use of friction; Closed Lenght is 140cm, More Easy to Carry than 1 Piece Model
Usage:saltwater travel offshore conventional one piece Grouper tuna crappie Ruby GT monster mighty jerker vertical bass bottom shore micro jerker shallow deep swim jig walleye best light heavy pink green yellow blue matte black goofish solid nano blank slow pitch jigging spinning casting overhead acid wrapped wrapping spiral guide fishing pole rod
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2021
PENN Rampage Jig Spinning
Used by professionals worldwide
Made using only the highest quality components
Tested for quality and durability
Tubular graphite composite, lightweight, one-piece rod
Features PENN'S Torque EVA fore grips for added comfort and control
Fuji N frame with aluminum oxide inserts
Heavy-duty graphite reel seat with a soft yet durable rubber gimbal
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2021
PENN Rampage Jig Casting
1 piece graphite composite blank
Fuji aluminum oxide guides
Heavy duty reel seats
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2021
Cadence Fishing CR5 Spinning Rods | 30 Ton Carbon | Fuji Reel Seat | Stainless Steel Guides with SiC Inserts | CR5-662S-MLMF
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Ultra-High Quality 30-TON Carbon Fiber Blank: All CR5 1-piece and 2-piece fishing rods are constructed with 30-ton carbon matrix graphite blank offers strongest ,lightweight, durability and sensitivity than other rods. Ideal for game fish including freshwater fish like bass, walleye and trout as well as popular inshore species like red fish, speckled trout and flounder with a rinse after fishing.
Premium Materials: Cadence CR5 spinning rods are made from materials that bring strength and sensitivity without weight. Made of 30 ton carbon, SiC guides with durable stainless steel frames, a comfortable Fuji reel seat and a blank wrapped in carbon veil to enhance the durability. Rods comes in 2 handle configurations; carbon split grip and full grip using a premium cork and EVA, is made to deliver a premium rod at a greater value than the competition.
Super Smooth Power: Stainless steel guides with SiC inserts makes it more smooth and durable, avoids line sticking into the guides, minimizes friction while also enhancing sensitivity by transferring vibrations from the line through the guide to the rod and to your hand.
Travel Friendly: Unique 2 piece design makes it easily and affordable to fit in car, trunk, boat hatch than traditional one piece,but using feel like a one-piece fishing rod ! 2 piece spinning rod allows you to travel to your favorite fishing spot and enjoy fishing whenever and wherever you want.
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2021
Jenko Kevin Rogers 2pc Jigging Rod, Multi, 10'
Kevin rogers design
Unique graphite blank
Stainless steel micro-guides
2 piece rod
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2021
EatMyTackle 10-15 Pound Classic Baitcaster - 7 Foot Jigging Rod
10-15 lb. bait caster fishing rod, 7' long
Carbon fiber spiral wrapped blank to resist twist
9 premium guides with ceramic inserts
Black blank with gold wraps and a double laminated cork handle
Life time warranty
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2021
Sougayilang Graphite Carbon Fiber Portable Spinning Telescopic Fishing Rod for Boat Saltwater and Freshwater,3.6M/11.81Ft
The Sougayilang Telescoping Travel Spinning Fishing Rods Are Made of High Density 24 Ton Carbon Fiber and E-Glass Composite for Great Power and Sensitivity. It's Light Weight and Perfectly Balanced, Thus Less Fatigue. Great Gift for Our Fisherman!
The Exquisite Reel Seat Is Made of Corrosion Resistant CNC Machined Aluminum for Years of Worry Free Fishing.
Three Point Welded Stainless Steel Guides with Ceramic Inserts for Use with Braided or Mono Fishing Line and Providing Saltwater Approved Corrosion Resistant and Power Control.
Light Weight and Portable, Easily Fits In Car Trunk, Boat Hatch or Backpack. Sougayilang Telescopic Rods Allow You To Travel To Your Favorite Fishing Spot and Enjoy Fishing Whenever and Wherever You Want.
Various Sizes and Lengths Available for Freshwater Bass Trout Fishing, Saltwater Surf Fishing or Inshore Fishing.
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2021
Shakespeare Micro Series Spinning Rod
Equipment for anglers of all ages and experience
Made to be reliable and durable
Tested to be easy to use and high quality
Graphite composite rods with perfect light and ultralight actions
Full cork handles
Conventional reel seat with cushioned hoods
Stainless Steel guides with stainless steel inserts
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2021
Jenko Cypress Creek Crappie Fiberglass Rod, Multi, 12'
For jigging, pushing or pulling jigs or even crank baits
Brings quality and affordability together
2 piece rod
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2021
St. Croix ECS68MXF Eyecon Graphite Spinning Fishing Rod with Split-Grip Cork Handle, 6-feet 8-inches
PREMIUM SCII GRAPHITE CONSTRUCTION: Perfect for anglers who appreciate high-performance without high cost; Mid-modulus graphite fiber with a higher strain rate than common fibers; Most popular material that is lightweight, durable and sensitive
SPLIT-GRIP PREMIUM-GRADE CORK HANDLE: With a stylish EVA trim, ensure you have a firm grip on your St. Croix Eyecon spinning fishing rod at every moment of the fight against the fish
FEATURES: Kigan Master Hand 3D guides with slim, strong aluminum-oxide rings with black frames; Fuji IPS reel seat with black hood; Kigan hook-keeper; Two coats of Flex-Coat slow cure finish
SPECIFICATIONS: Technique – Snap Jig; Length – 6’8”; Power – M; Action – X-Fast; Pieces – 1; Line Weight – 6-12 lbs; Lure Weight – 3/16-5/8 oz; Rod Wt. – 4.0 oz; Handle – 2
5-YEAR WARRANTY: Backed by St. Croix Superstar Service
The jigging braid (not meant for casting) will obviously have the thinner coating, and the casting will obviously have a thicker coating, to help it withstand the stresses of continuous casting. As we can see from above posts, though, both seem to work equally well in either application.