Code SAPRD800784-2XH
Model GOBS 842 XH
Length (ft) 8’4″
Length (m) 2,54
Power Extra Heavy
Lure rating (g) 150 g Max.
Line rating (lb) 40-50
Action Fast
Pieces 1 + separate handle
Closed length (cm) 198
Weight (g) 250
Guides 8

GOLDEN BAY fishing rod – Spinning


The blank of this Golden Bay GOBS XH 842 has a perfect tip action to cast long distances and impart action on your lures in order to trigger bites. But this “long” version of 254 cm also allows you to launch your lure in the right place for hunting without being too close to the boat and the disturbance it creates.

This model is also remarkable to track down game fish from the coast. Whether on French coasts or exotic, you can brave opponents ranging from 10 to 30 kilos!

  • High Performance Toray Japan HM40T carbon
  • Fuji guides
  • Fuji reel seat
  • Hi-density EVA ergonomic grip
  • Padded cloth bag

Guides : Fuji Alconite K-Frame Tangle Free

Alconite or reinforced aluminum oxide, is the third material on FUJI quality scale for the construction of the ceramic ring of the ring.

It is behind SiC in terms of thermal conductivity, sensitivity, sliding and abrasion resistance.

It is resistant to the friction braids.

The polished stainless steel frame and is a great resistance to marine corrosion.

FUJI Alconite is very often used as a component on rods in mid-high range.

Always at the forefront of innovation, Sakura offers to benefit from the advanced technology of Fuji with the use of new rings of the “K” series.

The development of these rings has resulted in an uncommon frame profile that cancels any risk of tangling when casting.

Used on all our rods Golden Bay, the “K-Frame” rings will bring great security and comfort whatever the conditions.

Déployés sur toutes nos cannes Golden Bay, les anneaux « K-Frame » apporteront une grande sécurité et un grand confort quelles que soient les conditions.


Reel seat : Fuji DPS

Golden bay rods are equipped with Fuji reel seats.

Robustness, ergonomics and precision in their construction are the characteristics of these essential accessories for the proper attachment of the reel on the rod, a guarantee of comfort and efficiency.

Often copied but never equaled, the Fuji reel seats are true reference points in the world market. They mainly equip the most high-end rods for freshwater or sea. So you also require the FUJI quality!

Grip material : Hi-density EVA

Compact and dense EVA foam used on our rods ensures a comfortable fit regardless of the weather conditions and perfectly transmit the vibrational messages sent by your lure and bites from your target fish.


Grip length.

L1 : 470 mm

L2 : 610 mm

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