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Fished just north of the kinni in 20-25 feet of water. Fishing was slow and I missed a few real good bites because my anti-reverse was intermittantly not working with the cold weather frown.gif

I managed to catch 1 keeper walleye and 1 white bass. I missed at least 2 other good bites that I should have been able to hook.

I fished from 7:30-11:00

1/4 oz fireball with stinger

fatheads

6lb test line

I saw what looked to be a local guide out there with some customers trying to catch some walleyes. They didn't get one bite. Right as they were leaving I hooked my walleye. hehe

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Hey burchoid...maybe you should get some better equipment like me wink.giftongue.gif. Anyway glad to hear that you are getting into a couple of them. I will be up there again in 2 weekends and hope to be able to get out with you to pool 4 if that works. It looks like they are starting to go. Let me know what you think about that and I will catch ya later.

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rosspj59

Burchoid, I have a couple of Pinnacle reels that do the same thing when they get cold. I have been told that getting them cleaned and having grease added can help this problem. I think I may be purchasing shimano or guide series reels from now on, as they don't have that problem as much.

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Burchoid

Dude ... its a $200.00 Daiwa SSII (2nd gen SS)

I should call Daiwa and ask them whats up. This reel is supposed to be bullet proof.

My other shimano's never have a problem but I have 2 Daiwas now that skip on the antireverse frown.gif

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Rivernut

All I use is Shimano and they work smooth as silk in the cold.

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