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#10848695 - 05/16/15 11:51 AM new rod help
mikes14 Online   content
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Registered: 01/29/10
Posts: 725
Loc: Allen, TX
I just sold all my veritas rod and want to to to all new rod at around $100 to $200 I was looking at the shimano crucial rods anyone have any experience with these rods or what would yall recommend in my price range

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#10848697 - 05/16/15 11:52 AM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
M. Alexander Offline
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Registered: 08/03/13
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Loc: Rowlett, TX
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#10848726 - 05/16/15 12:09 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
Bobby Atchison Offline
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Registered: 03/08/15
Posts: 41
Loc: East Texas
The 13 omen rods are hard to beat for the price.

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#10848738 - 05/16/15 12:16 PM Re: new rod help [Re: Bobby Atchison]
timwins31 Offline
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Registered: 02/04/11
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Originally Posted By: Bobby Atchison
The 13 omen rods are hard to beat for the price.


This. 13 Omen Black series are excellent rods, and for less than $150. Avoid those Shimano rods. . .

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#10848740 - 05/16/15 12:16 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
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I have also been looking at the 13 fishing rods the main thing is the shimano rods have no thread design as my old veritas hurt my fingers after fishing with all day

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#10848805 - 05/16/15 01:11 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
YAKaddict Offline
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Registered: 11/02/14
Posts: 525
Loc: Plano
I have a omen , ducket , and a quantum smoke and I love em all! They are only around $100 each

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#10848969 - 05/16/15 03:03 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
mikes14 Online   content
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Registered: 01/29/10
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Loc: Allen, TX
What is wrong with shimano rods

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#10848977 - 05/16/15 03:06 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
Fish Killer Offline
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Been fishing crucials for the last 7 years

Absolutely great rods. Sensitive and hold up well over time
Have many models for any application
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#10848985 - 05/16/15 03:10 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
timwins31 Offline
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Originally Posted By: mikes14
What is wrong with shimano rods


The crucials always feel a little under powered to me and I think for the price it should be a little more sensitive.

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#10849030 - 05/16/15 03:48 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
texaspirate Offline
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Registered: 02/28/15
Posts: 14
Loc: Boerne, Texas
KISTLER rods! If you e mail the company Trey Kistler will personally help you select one. Made right here in Texas. I started with one. Now I have 7. Never better customer service Can feel the hair on a babies bottom with them and incredible quality. Best ever

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#10849176 - 05/16/15 05:20 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
jbcarroll3000 Offline
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Registered: 09/12/12
Posts: 818
Loc: Denton, TX
Bottom end of that range, I would look at TFO.

Top end of that range, I would look into Powell Max or Kistler. Both good rods at the top end of that spectrum.

Can't speak to shimano, because I've only owned reels, not rods. I own 4 Duckets and do not love them. They are ok, but always seemed underpowered and not nearly as sensitive and responsive as my Powells, Kistlers, Dobyns, or even cheaper TFOs.

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#10849262 - 05/16/15 06:09 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
Lunker Express Offline
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Registered: 11/29/11
Posts: 27
Loc: Azle, Texas
Denali Rosewood is a pretty nice rod. It's sensitive with good backbone. I bought my first one just over a year ago and have since added 3 more. They are within the middle to upper end of your price range of less than $200.

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#10849290 - 05/16/15 06:21 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
MidloMan Offline
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Registered: 04/07/13
Posts: 369
Loc: Midlothian
Can't ever go wrong with Denali. My favorite rods and affordable
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#10849327 - 05/16/15 06:42 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
jbguide Offline
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Registered: 01/28/08
Posts: 1057
Loc: Pleasanton Tx
Call Dave at Custom Angle Rods he will fix you up!!! I love all of mine!!! 1 (903) 440-0044

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#10849336 - 05/16/15 06:49 PM Re: new rod help [Re: mikes14]
LWP Offline
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Registered: 03/29/09
Posts: 169
Loc: Texas
Call Matt at Trinity Custom rods . He can build you any kind you want and to your specifications . I used to fish all G-Loomis , but now have three nrx's and five Trinity Customs and I am fixed for any and all situations with light , comfortable , dependable rods for any and all situations .

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