American Tackle Atrex custom builds



The NEW American Tackle Atrex carp rods – design and buy online now!

Our best selling PREMIUM carp rods, we hold large volumes of blanks in stock ready to build – EXPRESS OPTION NOW AVAILABLE!

These blanks have been a long time in development and are a concise range of premium models, tailored perfectly for todays modern carp scene.

We have seen the development and testing of these blanks from the ground up, and have full confidence in their performance and durability.

Light, fast and manufactured to last, the Atrex blanks feature a mix of quality carbon fibres, finished with a full 1k outer wrap from tip to butt.

Perfectly ground joints, super smooth non scratch finish and sublime actions make these rods a dream to build and use.

10ft 3.25lb

10ft 3.5lb

10ft 4.5lb

12ft 2.5lb

12ft 3.5lb

12ft 3.75lb

12’6 – 3.5lb

13ft 3.5lb

13ft – 3.75lb

12ft Spod

13ft Spod

Most custom orders for American Tackle Atrex rods are complete within  5 – 8 weeks – but you can us the express option if you would like them faster.

If you would like any additional graphics, your name adding, or have any special requests, please add these in the comments box when ordering. We will always call to confirm your order.

Order online now in 5 easy steps!

Step 1 – Choose your rod model

Step 2 – choose your handle build

Full cork

Abbreviated Shrink


Full Shrink


Full duplon

Full camo EVA

Step 3
– choose your preferred brand of rings


American Tackle TiForged Air




American Tackle Vortex Air


American Tackle TiForged with Nanolite liners

Kigan 3D

Step 4 – Choose your reel seat. We have standard DPS styles, Carbon 1K with black hoods and of course all the Alps models!  Check out our build options page for lots of pictures!

Please note delivery time for rods using Alps seats can be quite a while – please enquire if you need rods fast.


Step 5 – choose your detailing colour to go around the reel seat and grip area

Express build now available – for a surcharge we can ensure your new rods are ready within 4 weeks.   Alps seats not available in this option.

Additional information

Aviator model

12'6 Plus, 13ft TE, 12ft Flex, 12ft Plus

Handle option

Abbreviated shrink, Full cork, Full duplon, Full shrink

Reel seat

Fuji DPS 18 – state colour

Collars, seat and caps

Black 'stealth', Stainless steel

Trim colours

Black, Gold, Metallic blue, Metallic green, Metallic purple, Metallic red, Silver