Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Blackice, Nrickard1, RustyCat, Tia, tyfishingtx
105409 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 85594
hopalong 78097
Pilothawk 74926
JDavis7873® 67382
John175 ® 64241
FattyMcButterpants 60667
Derek 🐝 57998
Tritonman 57516
LoneStarSon® 53044
SkeeterRonnie 52939
facebook
Forum Stats
105409 Members
60 Forums
797847 Topics
10085134 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11703721 - 07/04/16 10:07 AM Frog Combo
Bas-ii-tis Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 12/10/06
Posts: 713
Loc: W.Falls, TX
I finally decided on what i wanted..fell free to give me your opinions

7'3 Heavy Abu Garcia Veritas 2.0

7.2 Quantum PT Accurist Baitcast Reel

30lb PowerPro Braid

_________________________
PB: LM Bass 8.75


Top
#11703725 - 07/04/16 10:09 AM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
Doug R. Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 06/11/12
Posts: 8656
Loc: On the right side of "THE WALL...
If you are fishing any kind of cover you can trash the 30lb braid, go up to at least 65lb...


Edited by Doug R. (07/04/16 10:26 AM)
_________________________




Top
#11703822 - 07/04/16 11:15 AM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
SAKS Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 07/23/14
Posts: 798
You may want to upsize that line if you are fishing heavy vegetation or cover.

Top
#11704089 - 07/04/16 02:20 PM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
wetduck Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/31/08
Posts: 427
Loc: grandview
65# power pro save that you got for jigs or some thing

Top
#11704498 - 07/04/16 08:07 PM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
EastTexasBassin Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 07/15/09
Posts: 892
Loc: Lake Ray Hubbard
50lb braid is what I would consider the minimum. 65lb would be preferred. You need to be able to get a really thick hook to penetrate the fish's mouth, and often muscle them through a bunch of grass. I've snapped 50lb braid on the hookset before, no way I would risk using 30lb when fishing a frog. 30lb is great for drop shot on a spinning rod though


Edited by EastTexasBassin (07/04/16 08:09 PM)
_________________________

Top
#11705002 - 07/05/16 09:33 AM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
lipjerk Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/04/09
Posts: 2145
Loc: Lantana,Tx
I know this hasn't been mentioned, but I would use 65lb braid... but besides that, you have a good working setup.


Edited by lipjerk (07/05/16 09:37 AM)
Edit Reason: need more beer

Top
#11706054 - 07/05/16 06:17 PM Re: Frog Combo [Re: Bas-ii-tis]
largemouthokie Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 831
Loc: Broken Bow, OK
That's a good rod for the money, but I like the 7-6 better.
_________________________
Angler

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide