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#11878560 - 10/13/16 09:28 AM Rod and Reel Setup
DeepEastTXFishing Offline

Registered: 09/29/16
Posts: 21
I'm about to buy a new rod and reel for swimbaits. Anybody have some experience with any that they really like? Considering a few different reels including the REVO Beast.

#11881241 - 10/14/16 07:54 PM Re: Rod and Reel Setup [Re: DeepEastTXFishing]
ezbassin Offline
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Registered: 01/15/04
Posts: 12204
Loc: Mansfield, Tx.
That will depend on what size and weight swim bait you are planning on throwing.

Dobyns 795 swim bait rod with a Lews super duty 5.4-1
Loomis 8ft salmon rod with a Daiwa Luna 203
Falcon swim bait rod with a Daiwa luna 253

#11881295 - 10/14/16 08:41 PM Re: Rod and Reel Setup [Re: DeepEastTXFishing]
NickHasty Offline
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Registered: 12/11/11
Posts: 1287
Loc: Yankee Land U.S.A
I've got a few Abu Garcia toro beasts. Can't go wrong there. Any descent 8' or fast rod that's rated up to 4 or 5 oz. Will work, ive used a dobyns 795, I like those.


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