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#11018242 - 08/03/15 09:13 PM Shaley head rod
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Registered: 02/20/12
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Loc: Fort Worth
What Dobyns CASTING rod is the best for shakey heads? Looking at getting one in the champion series but am open to other good casting rods as well. Thanks!

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#11018276 - 08/03/15 09:22 PM Re: Shaley head rod [Re: Blayne Wallace]
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Registered: 09/12/12
Posts: 792
Loc: Denton, TX
I've used the 702c for the past 6 months. I've used it for shakey heads, split-shot rigs, and smaller weightless worms and have liked it for these presentations. Dobyns will say it's rated for drop shot as well, but I have not liked it for that. I used it for drop shot on a day when I didn't have my normal drop shot set up, and the 702 has more backbone and a stiffer tip than I would like for D.S.

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#11018343 - 08/03/15 09:46 PM Re: Shaley head rod [Re: Blayne Wallace]
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#11018547 - 08/04/15 12:04 AM Re: Shaley head rod [Re: Blayne Wallace]
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Registered: 02/11/12
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Loc: Van, Tx
there ya go, that should do ya

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#11018780 - 08/04/15 07:59 AM Re: Shaley head rod [Re: Blayne Wallace]
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I agree with above I would add this if you are fishing deep shaky head you may want to also look at the 742. I would use the 702 shallow just because it is shorter and lighter. the 742 can also be used for Tx-rig

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#11019264 - 08/04/15 11:42 AM Re: Shaley head rod [Re: Blayne Wallace]
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I like the Extreme 703 but I mostly use a 3/16oz or 1/4oz shaky head.

I also use it for a Tx. rigged Zoom speed craw.

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