Sonik Sports SKS Black Combo Deal

Mon 22 December 14


With Christmas now upon us, many anglers new to carping will be looking at buying new rods and reels with their Christmas money. If you are one of these anglers who are looking for quality gear at affordable prices, then the UKCA team have found the perfect solution to your needs. North East based Sonik Sports have put together an impressive bundle that includes a three rod holdall, two SKS Black Rods, two 6000FS Black Reels and an SKS Landing Net. Read on as we have a close look at what you get for your money.

SKS Black Deal out on the bank

Vital Statistics

SKS Black Carp Rods in 2.75,3 & 3.25lbs TC – RRP £69.99

These mid range rods feature an ultra slim abbreviated butt section that features a Japanese shrink wrapped hand grip at the base, a secure Custom DPS reel seat with black hood and collar that is very comfortable in your hand. The slim Multi-Modulus carbon fibre blanks looks classy with its minimal graphics and produces a flawless through action when under pressure. All the rods in the range also feature double legged black lined lightweight SIC Guides, a ‘line-friendly’ side mounted custom Sonik line clip. If you are a lover of 50mm butt rings, this option is available on both the 3lb & 3.25lb models.

50mm guide options on the 3 & 3.25lbs TC options

Sonik 6000FS Black Reels – RRP £59,99

The UKCA team have already put these tidy free spool reels through their paces and they performed superbly. They feature 5 + 1 ball bearings that produce a silky smooth gear ratio of 4.6:1 with S-Curve Oscillation which produces a very even line lay on the spool and line recovery of 34inch/87cm per turn of Handle. Other key features include High Strength Composite body/rotor, instant anti-reverse, balanced rotor, balanced twin handle, titanium coated Anti-Twist Line Roller, thick aluminium black bail arm wire, free spool feature, Sensitive sealed drag and a spare spool, a great reel for the money.

The 6000FS Black Reel

SKS 42’‘ Landing Net – RRP £37.99

This is arguably one of the best sub £50 landing nets that the UKCA team have reviewed over the past 8 years. It features a very strong and relatively lightweight carbon composite handle, with a carbon composite spreader block. The deep green hex mesh is supported by two strong carbon composite arms with string tensioning at the front of the net. All of this is supplied in a nylon ‘stuff’ bag for total ease of transportation.

SKS Landing net in use

SKR 3 Rod Multi Sleeve – RRP £69.99

This well thought out rod holdall is specifically designed for the angler who uses three rods. It is manufactured from Manufactured from durable 300D, PVC backed polyester material.
It features an internal compartment that is fully padded to hold up to three rods with reels, keeping them separated at all times. The holdall also features a reinforced base two external pockets with upper Velcro straps to hold two additional broken down rods or your made up spod or marker rods. You also have an additional external landing net pocket, a padded carry handle and a fully adjustable shoulder strap to make transportation very easy and comfortable.

XTR 3 Rod Multi Sleeve

Final Thoughts

This well put together bundle of goodies, offers the angler on a tight budget an opportunity to get a set up that will well out perform it’s price tag. The two reels, rods, landing net and rod holdall would normally cost you £366.94 but by buying the SKS Black Combo deal you only pay £299, now available from all leading Sonik Sports stockists.


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