Tampa Outdoors Expo   

On March 1 to 4, in Tampa, Florida, Owner and designer of T. Allen Rods, Terry Sturgeon introduced the public to his brand new T. Allen Premier series spinning rods featuring the Microwave Line Control System.  Terry was joined by The Bass Professor, Doug Hannon, American Tackles Ben Stein and Mick Hinton, T. Allen representative Chris Wayne, and fishing guru Mike Paone.


From Left to Right, Ben Stein, Terry Sturgeon, Doug Hannon, Chris Wayne, and Michael Paone.


Hundreds of visitors from all over the southeast were given the chance to cast T. Allen Microwave  rods against traditional guide layouts.  The response was overwhelming!  Terry had 35 Microwave rods for sale at the booth and sold every one of them and took many orders at the show.


Ben Stein conducting the Microwave Challenge

Gaff Magazine Model and 2013 Florida Sportmans Calender Model, Amanda Gilbert taking the Microwave Challenge 


The team gave casting demonstrations all 3 days and not one caster could deny the superiority of the Microwave Rods.  Even the hosts of "The Reel Animals," Capt. Billy Nobles and Capt. Mike Anderson joined the fun and were very impressed with the T. Allen Rods.


Capt. Billy Nobles, Mick Hinton, and Capt. Mike Anderson from "The Reel Animals" T.V. show
Packed booth all weekend. Visitors couldn't get enough of the T. Allen Rods featuring the Microwave System


Billy and Mike were so impressed they invited Terry on stage to explain and inform visitors of this revolutionary product.


Capt. Billy Nobles invites Terry Sturgeon on stage to talk about his revolutionary product line.


The team did an outstanding job and proved to everyone in attendance that T. Allen rods and the Microwave Line Control System were second to none.  Congratulations to Terry Sturgeon on an amazing show and good luck.


Chris Wayne and Terry Sturgeon after an extremely successful show!  Big smiles all around!


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President Joe Meehan interviews on the Hook and Hunt Radio show

American Tackle President Joe Meehan participated in an interview with the Hook and Hunt Radio show.  In the interview Joe focused on informing the public about American Tackles top quality components.  They also touched on the revolutionary Microwave Line Control System and the attributes that enhance an anglers casting experience.  To hear the full interview, click on the logo below.
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