Skip to content Skip to navigation menu

SHAKESPEARE Ugly Stik Spinning Rod & Reel Combos

Shakespeare's versatile Ugly Stik combos give the anger plenty of casting power to deliver bait to crafty and boat-wary fish. The twopiece rods feature Fuji reel seats and EVA grips to maximize sensitivity and response to light strikes and the Shakespeare spinningreel sports stainless bearings, graphite frame, and aluminum spools for fast, smooth retrieval and reliable casts. 

  • Style: Saltwater Spinning 
  • Target Species: Big Water/Light Tackle Targets 
  • Rod Type: Conventional Ugly Stik 
  • Reel Type: Spinning 
  • Warranty: 60 Days
Customer Reviews
Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
10' Ugly Stik Combo, Saltwater Spinning; 4.6:1 Gear Ratio; Medium Heavy Action 5440672 UGLYSTIKBWS10
In stock online.

$69.95

7' Ugly Stik Combo, Saltwater Spinning; 4.6:1 Gear Ratio; Medium Action 5440714 UGLYSTIKBWS70
In stock online.

$59.95

8' Ugly Stik Combo, Saltwater Spinning; 4.6:1 Gear Ratio; Medium Action 5440474 UGLYSTIKBWS80
In stock online.

$64.95

Product Description

Shakespeare's versatile Ugly Stik combos give the anger plenty of casting power to deliver bait to crafty and boat-wary fish. The twopiece rods feature Fuji reel seats and EVA grips to maximize sensitivity and response to light strikes and the Shakespeare spinningreel sports stainless bearings, graphite frame, and aluminum spools for fast, smooth retrieval and reliable casts. 

  • Style: Saltwater Spinning 
  • Target Species: Big Water/Light Tackle Targets 
  • Rod Type: Conventional Ugly Stik 
  • Reel Type: Spinning 
  • Warranty: 60 Days

West Advisor

The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
ShakespeareUgly Stik Spinning Rod & Reel Combos
 
4.6

(based on 5 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (4)
  • Easy to use (3)
  • Lightweight (3)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Saltwater fishing (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid fisher (3)

    Reviewed by 5 customers

    Sort by

    Displaying reviews 1-5

    Back to top

     
    4.0

    Good rod and reel combo for the price

    By Maduk

    from Baker City, OR

    About Me Avid Fisher

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Accurate Casting
    • Durable
    • Good Tip Action

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Ocean Fishing
      • River Fishing

      Comments about Ugly Stik Spinning Rod & Reel Combos:

      Bought this rod and reel combo for surf casting for perch. It's a little light for that purpose, but worked fine.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Ugly stick combo is fantastic. BUT

      By GIT R DONE GATOR

      from Jacksonville Florida

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Accurate Casting
      • Durable
      • Lightweight
      • Sensitive

      Cons

      • It Don't Float

      Best Uses

      • River Fishing

      Comments about Shakespeare Ugly Stik Spinning Rod & Reel Combos:

      I fish mainly at night,out of a boat by myself when the temp is 70 degrees or above, the moon is out and the wind is 10 mph or less. I was out Fishing about a month ago and had just caught about a ten pound cat on another ugly stick combo. when my wife called me on the cell phone to make sure that I was still in the boat and the best ugly stick combo that I dearly loved was in a self locking pole holder with a night bite indicator on the tip. I saw the light move and before I could put down the cell phone something really big took the rod and reel out of the pole holder and down it went away from the side of the boat leaving a wake. Talk about being upset if the water would have been 5 feet or less I would have dove in after it at 230 in the morning, but the water was 16 feet deep and the rig was out of sight. The rest of the morning I could only think of the ugly stick commercials about it being indestructable, that's great I never had one break,BUT THEY DON't FLOAT.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      good combo

      By john doe

      from victoria bc

      About Me Avid Fisher

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Great Design
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Freshwater Fishing
        • Saltwater Fishing

        Comments about Shakespeare 10' Ugly Stik Combo, Saltwater Spinning; 4.6:1 Gear Ratio; Medium Heavy Action:

        The first one I bought snapped, still don't know how. The replacement i got was the same identical rod worked perfectly ever since. I've caught chum salmon, lingcod, rockfish, and in freshwater one time was able to catch a good size cutthroat trout. I'd say this is a very great rod & reel combo.

        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        nice combo

        By Pat

        from Henryetta, Okla

        About Me Avid Fisher

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Freshwater Fishing
        • Saltwater Fishing

        Comments about Ugly Stik Spinning Rod & Reel Combos:

        You can spend more for combo, but why would you

        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great for Striped Bass and Buefish

        By Steven

        from Ipswich, MA

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Economical
        • Lightweight
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Great Boat Rod
          • Saltwater Fishing
          • Striped Bass and Blue Fis

          Comments about Shakespeare 7' Ugly Stik Combo, Saltwater Spinning; 4.6:1 Gear Ratio; Medium Action:

          This is an economical and versatile rod that is ideally suited for inshore boat fishing. I use it primarily for striped bass and bluefish. The rod itself is light weight and offers a good feel for the fish.

          Service and delivery comments:

          1. I used ship to store and no one called from the store to tell me this arrived. It would still be in the store if I hadn't called them and asked if it had arrived.

          2. Not sure if my Boat U.S. points were credited to this order. There is no place on the order form to put my membership number.

          Displaying reviews 1-5

          Back to top

          PRODUCT QUESTIONS
          1 (800) 262-8464