PLAISIR ANSWER

PLAISIR ANSWER is developed for seabass as a main target in Japan. It has performed its high potential in all over the world against many different species such as blue fish, barracuda, bonito, and fresh water species.
There are 10 different types specialized for different situations.
 
History(1999 DEFI Redge) History(2001 The New Concept of Seabass Rod)
 
 

Guide Setting.

RG guide model is the ZENAQ flagship guide model. It’s a sophisticated guide system which brings out full potential of spinning tackles ultimately. It’s an essence of the best rod. RG guide model is for someone who pursue the best fishing rod. 

RG Guide System Special Site

Model

 
 
 

PA70  Super Structure  [The most technical rod in harbor]

Length: 7'0" / Lure: 4-12g / PE Line: MAX#1.5
Lure weight of 4~12g can be controlled very technically. This short rod gives super technical handling, so even when you are surrounded by obstacle like tree or wall, you can make super precise cast at pin-spot. PA70 is essential rod in a difficult point where high level and technical lure cast and control is needed.
Fish Photos movie about PA70 (3:52 Japanese)
 

PA70 RG
 
  

 

PA75  Power Arm  [Short rod of power and usability]

Length: 7'5" / Lure: 7-25g / PE Line: MAX#2
There are many cases huge monster is hidden just below your feet or just by stakes, then you need technical usability but enough rod power to fight with. This short but powerful rod will suit for many situations, and its precise lure castability will drag out monster fish.
Fish Photos movie about PA75 (6:19 Japanese)
 

PA75 RG

 
 
 

PA83  Bay Waker  [Run & Gun in a various area]

Length: 8'3" / Lure: 7-18g / PE Line: MAX#1.5
Lures with weight of 7g~18gr can be controlled technically. Designed to provide the full potential of smaller minnows and silicon lures, this rod is the “answer” when we deal with clever fish in low tide or in small ports when we need to move and fish “invisible”. This is a true seabass rod that makes technical seabass game an easy task. It supports also “Run & Gun” style fishing.
movie about PA83 (5:25 Japanese)
 

PA83 RG

 
 
 

PA88  Crazy Hunter  [The ultimate deep wading rod]

Length: 8'8" / Lure: 10-23g / PE Line: MAX#2
Lures with weight of 10g~23gr now can be managed with ultimate virtuosity. An all-round rod that will use all type of lures with excellent results from shore or wading. Minnows, top waters and silicon lures within the casting range of this rod, are used perfectly even with deep wading. This rod is designed to target medium to big seabass and medium barracudas and bluefish. A very balanced rod that can be the main rod.
movie about PA88 (6:33 Japanese)  movie "Walk The Dog" for Sea Bass. (10:24)  movie Top Water Fishing: Sea Bass Crawl to land to strike! (3:05)
 

PA88 RG

 
 
 

PA89  Technical Surfer  [Technical rod for top water]

Length: 8'9" / Lure: 10-28g / PE Line: MAX#2
Top water lures with weight of 10g~28g will show this rod amazing action. It is a very aggressive fast tapered rod, ready to hook instantly even in the slightest touch the attacking predator. Both of cast distance and technique are highly performed, and you can enjoy top water game widely and rhythmically. The “walk the dog” actions is now easier than ever, and so popping and skipping of adequate weight lures. This rod is to capture medium to big seabass in a shallow area, large bluefish and barracudas and even bonitos on deeper rocky shores.
Angler's Voice Movies
 

PA89 RG

 
 
 

NEW  PA90  Jaw Breaker  [One Rod, Countless Uses]

Length: 9'0" / Lure: 10-50g / PE Line: MAX#2
PA90 is a power-versatile rod for several types of lures for targeting many species in various locations.
Its fast tapered rod action and its length are perfect to make lures swim like real baits. Also the strong butt section shows exceptional power even when you got an attack from monstrous fish.
Based on a lot of field experience in harsh seas in the world, the world-versatile rod is now born.
Fish Photos Angler's Voice Movies movie Description by Markos Vidalis (4:22)  movie PA90 Jawbreaker - PV (2:13)
 

PA90 RG

 
 
 

PA93  Cast Master  [The greatest versatile]

Length: 9'3" / Lure: 10-25g / PE Line: MAX#2
Lures with weight of 10g~25gr can be controlled for many different kinds of situations. It’s a very versatile rod and its name characterizes perfectly it’s amazing casting performance of any type of lure. This is a true all-round rod and can be used in big ports, rocky shores, and beach spinning, covering the distance we need to reach the fishing targets. We focused on cast feel and its light weight, so you can keep casting 12cm-14cm minnow fully all day. Designed to target from small to huge seabass, this rod will deal fast and precise even with large barracudas, bluefish, bonitos, leerfish and any other challenge. This rod is an all-round rod and can be the main rod on your fishing expeditions giving long casts even against the wind.
Fish Photos Angler's Voice movie about PA93 (6:47 Japanese)
 

PA93 RG

 
 
 

PA99  Distance Cracker  [Cast farther with heavy lures]

Length: 9'9" / Lure: 12-45g / PE Line: MAX#2
Lures with weight of 12g~45g target big fish and this is exactly what this rod can do. This long rod will cast amazingly long distance not only with usual minnows, but even with 45gr vibration lures, metal jigs, jig minnows and metal spoons. It is ideal to fish in hard fishing conditions and extreme weather. If fitted with a strong reel it can handle all huge seabass, barracudas, bluefish, bonitos, snappers and will perform excellent even on the toughest challenge on port, beach or rocky shore.
movie about PA99 (4:45 Japanese)
 

PA99 RG

 
 
 

PA108  Border Capture  [to the unreached border line]

Length: 10'8" / Lure: 12-35g / PE Line: MAX#2
Lure weight of 12~35g can be casted with the longest distance where other rod never carries. there are many times that cast distance decides the result. PA108 can aim beyond the border line where other rods cannot carry lures and also where there is a huge number of fish.
movie about PA108 (6:05 Japanese)

 
PA108 RG

 
 
 


 

NEW  PA-B80 SOPMOD  [Make a new wave in saturated seabass game fishing]

Length: 8'0" / Lure: 15-100g / PE Line: MAX#5
In many years, seabass fishing has been highly evolved and many seabass fishing style have also been established. Now, we try to make a new wave in saturated seabass fishing. That’s “Seabass Bigbating Game” which is catching a seabass with a big lure. This fishing style has been categorized by few under-ground anglers in Japan.
It’s not easy to catch seabass by using a bigbait (a big lure), but that’s why some anglers become enthusiastic into this fishing to pursue a moment of a huge pleasure.
There are many “hard” rods only focused on casting heavy lures, but SOPMOD is the real specialized rod which is put all the knowledge of those underground anglers and technical know-how of ZENAQ based on many years of experience.
Fish Photos movie PA-B80 SOPMOD - PV (1:39)
 

PA-B80 SOPMOD

 
 
 
 
 
 

Specs

 

PLAISIR ANSWER
SPINNING MODEL
Length
(ft)
Joint
(pce)
Closed
Length
(cm)
Lure WT
Min〜Max
(g)
Lure WT
Best Match
(g)
Line WT
(lbs)
※PE-line only
Rod'sweight
(average)
(g)
Grip length
Click here!
Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
PA 70 (RG) 7'0" 2(spigot) 110 4〜12 6〜10 6~15
(PE #0.6〜1.5)
105 375 270 57 VSS16
PA 75 (RG) 7'5" 2(spigot) 117 7〜25 10〜22 6~20
(PE #0.6〜2)
123 405 300 57 VSS16
PA 83 (RG) 8'3" 2(spigot) 130 7〜18 10〜15 6~15
(PE #0.6〜1.5)
127 405 300 57 VSS16
PA 88 (RG) 8'8" 2(spigot) 136 10〜23 12〜20 6~20
(PE #0.6〜2)
134 440 340 57 VSS16
PA 89 (RG) 8'9" 2(spigot) 137 10〜28 12〜25 6~20
(PE #0.6〜2)
149 480 380 57 VSS16
NEW  PA 90 (RG) 9'0" 2(spigot) 143 10〜50 12〜47 8~25
(PE #0.8〜2)
165 510 410 57 VSS16
PA 93 (RG) 9'3" 2(spigot) 145 10〜25 12〜22 6~20
(PE #0.6〜2)
144 480 380 57 VSS16
PA 99 (RG) 9'9" 2(spigot) 153 12〜45 14〜42 8~25
(PE #0.8〜2)
173 510 410 57 VSS16
PA 108 (RG) 10'8" 2(spigot) 166 12〜35 14〜32 6~20
(PE #0.6〜2)
167 510 410 57 VSS16

※GUIDE / All models use FUJI titanium frame and SIC ring guides.
※W-NUT RING(PAT)/ All models. ※RG-system is for PE-line use only.

 

PLAISIR ANSWER
BAIT MODEL
Length
(ft)
Joint
(pce)
Closed
Length
(cm)
Lure WT
Min〜Max
(g)
Lure Wt
Best Match
(g)
LineWT
Min〜Max
(PE #)
Rod'sweight
(average)
(g)
Grip length
Click here!
Reel seat size
(Fuji parts)
(A) (B) (C)
NEW PA-B80
SOPMOD

8'0" 2
(spigot)
167 15〜100 30〜70 PE 3〜5 252 570 400 70 TCS-18

※GUIDE / FUJI titanium frame and TORZITE ring guides. ※W-NUT RING (PAT) 

 
 
 

Rod Chart

 
 

Rod Power & Taper image (200g)
 
 
 
Rod Power & Taper image (700g) 

 
 
 

Photo

 
 
PA 70 RG
 
 
 
PA 75 RG
 
 
 
PA 83 RG
 
 
 
PA 88 RG
 
 
 
PA 89 RG
 
 
 
PA 90 RG
 
 
 
PA 93 RG
 
 
 
PA 99 RG
 
 
 
PA 108 RG
 
 
 
PA-B80 SOPMOD

 
 

 
 
 

Feature

 
 

Spinning model

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-MNST6 ~ T-KTSG6
    ( All models )
  • Butt section
    ZENAQ original RG-7H ~ RG-6L
    ( All models )
  • ZENAQ original RG-guide
    ゼナックオリジナルのRGバットガイド。
    ( チタンフレーム SICリング )
  • Twin lock nut & Carbon sleeve
    タイトにロックできる高強度樹脂製ツインロックナットとカーボンスリーブ。
  • Logo & Black winding check
    ( PA90 Jaw Breaker )
  • Spigot joint & #1 name
    高精度インロー継ぎと#1識別ネーム 。
  • Front ring
    フロントグリップ各パーツの接着強度とパーツ耐久性を上げるための高強度樹脂製リング。
  • Casting grip & Zenaq logo ring
    キャスト性能とロッドの取回しを向上させるエンドグリップとゼナックロゴリング。

 
 
 

PA-B80 SOPMOD 

 
 

Bait casting model ( PA-B80 SOPMOD )

  • Tip section
    Fuji T-KGTT7 ~ T-KWTG6
  • Tip section
    Fuji T-KGTT7 ~ T-KWTG6
  • Butt section
    Fuji T-KWTG12M
  • Butt section
    Spiral guide setting
  • Reel seat
    Fuji TCS18
  • Twin lock nut & Carbon sleeve
    タイトにロックできる高強度樹脂製ツインロックナットとカーボンスリーブ。
  • Handle
  • Grip end
    Rubber cork & Logo ring