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#11490566 - 03/21/16 08:18 AM Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing.
bert80 Offline
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Registered: 03/20/16
Posts: 6
I haven't been fishing in many many years. I'm going to start taking my father fishing again around Rockport, TX. Can anyone recommend me a decently priced fishing rod/reel that will holdup against Black Drums? Can spend around $120 for each rod/reel. Any help will be greatly appreciate. Thank you

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#11490985 - 03/21/16 11:30 AM Re: Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing. [Re: bert80]
mitchmoore01 Offline
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Registered: 02/09/16
Posts: 139
Loc: North Texas
Casting or spinning?

As far as rods I'd say the shimano convergence wouldn't be bad, also the no.8 blackout, or the Abu Garcia veritas.
Those rods aren't too bad on the pocket book
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#11491033 - 03/21/16 11:56 AM Re: Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing. [Re: bert80]
BigPoppa007 Offline
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Registered: 06/06/14
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Cabelas Salt Striker on a 10' ProAngler Rod or Meat Hunter rod.


Edited by BigPoppa007 (03/21/16 11:59 AM)

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#11491038 - 03/21/16 11:57 AM Re: Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing. [Re: bert80]
BigPoppa007 Offline
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Edited by BigPoppa007 (03/21/16 11:57 AM)

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#11491191 - 03/21/16 12:49 PM Re: Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing. [Re: bert80]
bert80 Offline
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Registered: 03/20/16
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Haven't been fishing in years so I'm not sure the differences in reels I should use. Thank you Big and Mitch for the info.


Edited by bert80 (03/21/16 12:57 PM)

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#11491243 - 03/21/16 01:07 PM Re: Decently priced rod/reel that can be used for Black Drum fishing. [Re: bert80]
mitchmoore01 Offline
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No problem Bert, and welcome to the forum.
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