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#12499263 - 11/10/17 12:07 PM Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them?
AKMike Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 12/27/16
Posts: 101
Loc: Montgomery
Been trying to decide if I want to get a Duce Rod or some similar Spiral guide rod. I went to a supposed dealer for Duce and they looked at me like I was a moron and tried showed me some Walmart rods. I know all of the pros/cons, but I've only cast one once years ago. I like the idea behind the rods being set up this way and I'm not worried about if it looks funny.

What's your experience with them? I normally hear a lot of positive from those who have used them for a while(not that I've heard from too many folks about it)

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#12500005 - 11/11/17 08:34 AM Re: Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them? [Re: AKMike]
jig_n_pig80 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/24/10
Posts: 64
Loc: lake fork, tx.
I have 14 rods with the spiral/acid wrap and I absolutely love mine, especially for cranking,jig,and c-rig. Their are a couple of techniques where I still prefer the standard wrap though. But all of my rods are made by Dave,Custom Angle Rods. What I especially like about Daves' rods is that the customer can get each rod custom made to his/her likening. Ex. Lenght,handle length,foam or cork handle,full or split grip.

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#12502220 - 11/13/17 12:05 PM Re: Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them? [Re: AKMike]
AKMike Offline
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Registered: 12/27/16
Posts: 101
Loc: Montgomery
I'll have to check them out, thanks.

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#12517345 - 11/26/17 08:37 PM Re: Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them? [Re: AKMike]
Thad Rains Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/09/01
Posts: 2876
Loc: Lubbock, Texas.
I have 2 spiral wrapped rods and LOVE them, especially for CBs. For some reason, they seem to cast a little right of where I am trying to cast and I just aim a little left of where I want the lure to land now, problem solved. Mine are built on Shikari blanks. Hope this helps. Tight lines, keep safe and good luck.

Thad Rains
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Tight lines, keep safe and good luck.

Thad Rains

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#12518100 - 11/27/17 02:43 PM Re: Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them? [Re: Thad Rains]
AKMike Offline
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Registered: 12/27/16
Posts: 101
Loc: Montgomery
Originally Posted By: Thad Rains
I have 2 spiral wrapped rods and LOVE them, especially for CBs. For some reason, they seem to cast a little right of where I am trying to cast and I just aim a little left of where I want the lure to land now, problem solved. Mine are built on Shikari blanks. Hope this helps. Tight lines, keep safe and good luck.

Thad Rains


Thanks.

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#12520584 - 11/29/17 04:34 PM Re: Acid Wrap/Spiral Wrap Rods whos used them? [Re: AKMike]
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Registered: 07/23/14
Posts: 873
I don't own one but fished with some. Really didn't notice any significant difference in them. There was nothing that made me think I needed it anyway. There was nothing bad about them either though.


Edited by SAKS (11/29/17 04:35 PM)

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