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Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 6'6", Medium

Item # 449522
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Key Features

  • 3 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing

  • Lightweight graphite body and rotor

  • Stainless steel main shaft and components

  • Everlast bail system for improved durability

  • Slow Oscillation for even line lay


Our Price  $89.99
Sale Price  $69.99

Availability: In Stock

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Product Description
abu_garcia The Cardinal Combo from Abu Garcia combines a Cardinal S freshwater reel and a lightweight, sensitive rod for serious performance with cutting edge design. The Cardinal S reel features three bearings with an additional instant anti-reverse bearing that stops fish in their tracks. Its Everlast bail system gives the Cardinal S improved durability and added strength.

A lightweight graphite frame won't weigh you down and a Stealth Oscillation system allows for even line lay on the spool. Matched with a graphite composite rod featuring high density EVA handles for superior sensitivity and durability, this pair is engineered to perform.

4000i Cardinal Combo Features:

• 3 stainless steel ball bearings + 1 roller bearing
• Lightweight graphite body and rotor
• Machined aluminum spool
• Stainless steel main shaft and components
• Everlast bail system for improved durability
• Slow Oscillation for even line lay
• Texas rigged hook keeper
• Lightweight cork grips
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Specifications
Model # C4001I/CARD662M
Rod Length 6'6"
Number of Rod Pieces 2
Rod Power Medium
Line Weight 6 - 12 lbs.
Blank Construction Graphite Composite
Handle Material EVA Foam
Reel Gear Ratio 5.1:1
Bearings 3 + 1
Mono Line Capacity lb./yds. 6/175

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Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M
 
3.7

(based on 6 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Smooth reeling (5)
  • Easy casting (4)
  • Easy to transport (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Shore casting (4)
    • Jigging (3)
    • River fishing (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid fisher (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (4)

    Reviewed by 6 customers

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Fantastic Combination!!!

    By Jiggin4Perch

    from Kenosha, WI

    About Me Avid Fisher

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Afforable
    • Easy Casting
    • Easy To Transport
    • Smooth Reeling

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Jigging
    • River Fishing
    • Shore Casting

    Comments about Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M:

    I have several, hundred plus dollar rods and this combination feels better than some of them in my hands... Well worth the money. I have the 5'6" model and an extremely happy with it. Bought mine at the local Gander Mt. store which had excellent customer service as well!!!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Amazing fishing pole

    By Drex

    from Loxahatchee, Fl

    About Me Avid Fisher

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Can cast miles
    • Durable
    • Easy Casting
    • Easy To Transport
    • Smooth Reeling

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • River Fishing
      • Shore Casting

      Comments about Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M:

      Bought the pole as a gift for my dad and will probably be buying one for myself soon because I liked it so much. Cant beat it for the money

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (4 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      By luke the fisher

      from michigan

      About Me Casual/Recreational

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy Casting
      • Easy To Transport
      • Flexible
      • GREAT AT EVERYTHING
      • Smooth Reeling

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everything is great
        • Fly Fishing
        • Jigging
        • Ocean Fishing
        • River Fishing
        • Shore Casting
        • Trolling

        Comments about Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M:

        this is a great fishing pole i love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Would be a nice combo???

        By Un Happy

        from East Coast

        About Me Avid Fisher

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M:

              Had Gander Mountain not cancelled my order due to "THEIR" mistake I would have really liked to gave this combo a shot.

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              2.0

              Pole snapped after two uses!

              By I like fishing

              from Milwaukee wi

              About Me Avid Fisher

              Pros

              • Easy Casting
              • Easy To Transport
              • Flexible
              • Smooth Reeling

              Cons

              • Poor Construction

              Best Uses

                Comments about Abu Garcia 4000i Cardinal Spinning Reel Combo, 66", Medium; C4001I/CARD662M:

                I used this rod a few times. First time I really like it. The second time I used it the pole snapped at the connection of the two pieces.

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