RX8 - Salmon and Steelhead

The staff at RainShadow™ is considered some of the finest salmon/steelhead anglers; demanding the finest rod blanks in the Pacific Northwest and other high profile regions. Having both Salmon and Steelhead rivers in our back yard allows our team to engineer even the most challenging needs. RX8™ Salmon/Steelhead blanks are manufactured using proprietary blends of RX8 Toray™ and other premium graphite. Every single RX8™ blank is lightweight, sensitive, and strong to take your experience to the next level. You will not find a better, more in-depth lineup of blanks. From pulling plugs to throwing spinners, these blanks are custom-tuned with precise specifications and actions that make them accurate when chasing fresh chrome. No matter where you fish for Salmon/Steelhead, build your next uncompromising rod with an RX8™ blank from RainShadow™.


8’0”- 13’0” Medium Fast - Fast Medium Light - Extra Heavy Titanium Chrome


  • Unprecedented Selection Of High End Salmon/Steelhead Models
  • Actions Developed by a Former Alaska and Olympic Peninsula Salmon Fisherman
  • Our Lightest and Most Sensitive Salmon/ Steelhead Models
  • RX8 Graphite Blend
  • Innovative Resin System
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
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Item Lth Line Lure Pcs Butt Tip Action Wt Pwr Stock MSRP Price Qty

Medium Light Boon Dogger / Side Drifter

9'0" 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 2 0.389 4.5 Fast 2.0oz. ML $176.09
$176.09 $149.68

Medium Heavy Drifter / 1/2-3/4oz Side Drfter

9'0" 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 2 0.495 5.0 Fast 2.9oz. MH $216.38
$216.38 $183.93

Small Floats / Light Boon Dogger / Side Drifter

9'6" 6-10lb. 1/4-1/2oz. 2 0.435 4.0 Mod-Fast 2.2oz. ML $215.45
$215.45 $193.90

Small Floats / Medium Light Boon Dogger / Side Drifter

9'6" 6-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 2 0.494 4.5 Fast 2.5oz. M $219.07
$219.07 $197.16

Medium Light Slide Float Rod

10'6" 6-12lb. 3/8-3/4oz. 2 0.58 4.5 Fast 2.8oz. M $233.33
$233.33 $210.00

Medium Heavy Float Rod

10'6" 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 2 0.57 4.5 Fast 3.3oz. MH $233.77
$233.77 $210.39

Medium Heavy Float Rod

11'0" 10-17lb. 3/8-1oz. 2 0.593 4.5 Fast 3.5oz. MH $263.48
$263.48 $237.13