Daiwa’s extensive Black Widow kit is a high value for money big-fish range that covers everything from rods and reels to luggage and accessories. Whether you’re new to carp fishing or just want to kit yourself without spending an absolute fortune then this could be exactly what you’re after. This month we take a look at some of the main items that the range has to offer...
1) G50 12ft rods
A range of rods from 2.75lb to 4.5lb test curve offering power and distance with good fish-playing properties. Features include lightweight blanks, slim full shrink grip handles, 50mm butt guides and a DPS reel seat. The 4.5lb model is ideal for spod and marker work
RRP: £74.99 - £84.99
2) 25a reels
Compact big-pit style reels with ‘carpy’ all black looks. Features include an abbreviated drag range, line-friendly clip and a graphite body for weight saving and toughness.
3) G50 10ft rod
This shorter rod is ideal for use on small waters or in tight swims where overhanging trees making casting 12ft rods tricky. RRP: £64.99
4) 6 leg bed
Designed around a steel frame and weighing 9.5kg, this well-padded bed has a cushioned pillow for extra comfort. The leg lock system ensures stability and it packs down to a compact size.
5) Carp chair
A compact and lightweight chair with a cushioned seat and backrest. All of the legs are extendable and have swivel mudfeet. The chair packs down nice and small so is easy to transport.
6) 3 rod pod
A versatile pod which enables you to easily change the height, length and angle with the leg adjustment system. In-built spirit levels ensure a stable set-up. Supplied in a case for easy transport.
7) 40L carryall
A spacious holdall with a zipped main compartment, two front pockets and two side pockets. There’s a strengthened material on the base of the carryall and pockets for longevity.
8) Unhooking mat
A PU covered flat foam mat. Folds up for ease of transport.
9) weigh sling
Made from fish-friendly mesh with strong webbing weigh straps.
10) Rig wallet
Two foam boards and hook locater bar enable you to keep your pretied rigs organised and in top condition. Supplied with 10 pins.