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#10951097 - 07/01/15 10:53 AM Deep Jig rod
West Texas FX Offline
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Registered: 01/13/14
Posts: 85
Loc: Midland, Tx
What power and action rod would you use for 3/4 to 1oz jig in 30 to 40 ft

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#10951127 - 07/01/15 11:07 AM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
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Registered: 01/20/09
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Loc: Houston, TX
http://www.powertackle.com/Football-Jig-Special/FB4-73/Detailed-product-flyer.html

This is what I use. Doesn't have to be the same brand but would recommend the same length, blank weight and action.
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#10951144 - 07/01/15 11:12 AM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
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Registered: 06/24/08
Posts: 1390
Loc: Belton, TX
My favorite way to fish but I don't use 1oz 5/8-3/4 for me. In that weight range I like 7'2 - 7'6" with a mh and fast or xf taper 1oz I may be more inclined to go up to a heavy with a fast taper.

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#10951241 - 07/01/15 11:55 AM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
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Registered: 05/07/09
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Loc: Ok, USA
MH-fast
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#10951249 - 07/01/15 11:59 AM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
Bissett Offline
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Registered: 07/09/13
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Loc: Broken Arrow, OK
I use a 7'3 heavy acton with a fast tip. The one I have is a Falcon Bucoo micro series. It also makes a good flipping rod


Edited by Bissett (07/01/15 12:00 PM)
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#10951271 - 07/01/15 12:11 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
Jake Shannon(Skeet4Life) Online   content
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Registered: 10/31/10
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Loc: Tyler, Tx/Arlington, Tx
7'3" or 7'6" H kistler KLX I also use the XH sometimes but mainly just the Heavy actions

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#10951275 - 07/01/15 12:15 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: Bissett]
Roll Tide Ranger Offline
Angler

Registered: 01/08/07
Posts: 383
Loc: Krum, TX.
Originally Posted By: Bissett
I use a 7'3 heavy acton with a fast tip. The one I have is a Falcon Bucoo micro series. It also makes a good flipping rod


Agreed

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#10951325 - 07/01/15 12:33 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
DEFMP Offline
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Registered: 10/18/13
Posts: 298
Loc: DFW
Dobyns DX 745

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#10951348 - 07/01/15 12:45 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
Reel Time Rods Lake Fork Offline
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Registered: 07/23/11
Posts: 973
Loc: Lake Fork
7'6 or 7'8" heavy fast tip.

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#10951356 - 07/01/15 12:48 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: DEFMP]
cde21 Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/28/12
Posts: 455
Originally Posted By: DEFMP
Dobyns DX 745


X2

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#10951366 - 07/01/15 12:53 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: cde21]
Macgruber Offline
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Registered: 08/01/11
Posts: 165
Loc: Not Dallas
Originally Posted By: cde21
Originally Posted By: DEFMP
Dobyns DX 745


X2



X3
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#10951414 - 07/01/15 01:12 PM Re: Deep Jig rod [Re: West Texas FX]
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Registered: 03/11/09
Posts: 1664
Loc: ft.worth
The one fouzman noted or the Power Tackle PG104.5 is the one ill also use.
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