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Daiwa Steez

Daiwa Steez Casting Reel Item:2UG-121526

$449.95

Kistler LTX 2

Kistler Helium II LTX Casting Rods Item:IG-120909

$329.99

Merchandise Total: $779.94 OUCH

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hanson

You know, I'm a guy to spend money on top notch equipment. With fishing gear, specifically rods & reels, you do have to spend some $$$ to get gear that will definitely help you out. But somewhere along the line, I believe you start to lose your return on that investment.

Guess I could buy (3) St. Croix Avid rods with moderately priced, yet high quality, reels for about the investment you'll have in that combo.

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SCUMFROG

And this will help you catch more/bigger fish??

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Thats why I said "Wish List: grin.gif

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Guess I could buy (3) St. Croix Avid rods with moderately priced, yet high quality, reels for about the investment you'll have in that combo.


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Nope, not at all grin.gif

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And this will help you catch more/bigger fish??


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stmichael

That would buy a lot of beer...unforutantely beer will not help you catch fish either, but, you will be able to enjoy not catching anything all that much more. grin.gif

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That would buy a lot of beer...unforutantely beer will not help you catch fish either, but, you will be able to enjoy not catching anything all that much more.
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Yep!

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Bob Horn

You might want to look at the Shimano Crucial rods. I think they are a sleeper on the market. I bought one last year and love it. Was going to buy a rod 3 times as much but glad I didn't.

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Wow.. Apparently images can't be posted on FM anymore either......................................................................................................................................

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basssmasher*

in response to stmichales answer... au contrare my fishing friend beer WILL help you catch fish!!! If ur hungover you fish slower which is a good thing if you are a bass fisherman lol grin.gif

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stmichael

Basssmasher,

SHHHHHH... Your are giving away key Bass fishing methods, my first post was in regards to Walleye fishing, the following day is for Bass fishing. grin.gifgrin.gif

REMEMBER: Keep it on the down low. wink.gif

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basssmasher*

Ok St. i will shut the h e double hockeystikz up from now on!! grin.gif... i dont know how to fish anyway

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Ok St. i will shut the h e double hockeystikz up from now on!! ... i dont know how to fish anyway


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nah that would be too easy.. I'm not gunna shut up!! laugh.gif

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I was going to say it is okay if you shut up, just make sure you keep on typing. cool.gif

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