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#12759589 - 05/17/18 05:23 PM G-Rod question
cantcatch5 Offline
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Registered: 06/15/06
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Loc: Tyler, "Tx
I need to replace my rod primarily used for shooting docks and was considering the 6’ G-Rod. The question I have is the recommended lure wileight is 3/16-3/8 oz. this seams really heavy to me for a crappie rod since most of the jigs I will be shooting or casting will be 1/16 oz. do you think this is a typo?

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#12759856 - 05/17/18 08:33 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
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I got a rod from Carlos Rivera that was a game changer for me. I use G-Rods for jigging but this rod surpassed my expectations.

Contact him at 817-658-5351www.riveratackle.com
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#12759858 - 05/17/18 08:34 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
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Registered: 03/21/05
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Loc: Lubbock, TX
It might be a typo, but you won't have any problem shooting 1/16th oz jigs with it. I used mine on two differnt trips shooting docks last month and was very pleased....it REALLY loads up!

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#12759892 - 05/17/18 09:03 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
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In my opinion,the 6ft G Rod is the finest dock shooting rod ever produced, and there's nothing I enjoy more than shooting docks.
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#12759942 - 05/17/18 09:32 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: Laner]
cantcatch5 Offline
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Originally Posted By: Laner
In my opinion,the 6ft G Rod is the finest dock shooting rod ever produced, and there's nothing I enjoy more than shooting docks.


I believe that statement coming from you just cost me $150! I will give them try. I will have to drive up to lake fork to get one. Is there somewhere up there that carries your baits?

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#12759968 - 05/17/18 09:49 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
Mac817 Offline
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Registered: 04/14/13
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Loc: Texas
Laner sold my 6' g-rod to me and I wouldn't take for it. I fish a lot of docks. They're great.
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#12759995 - 05/17/18 10:08 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
Laner Offline
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We have baits in Frankston, but that's as close as I've gotten. If you ever get in Fort Worth I'll bring the rods and the baits.
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#12760155 - 05/18/18 06:37 AM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
cantcatch5 Offline
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Where in Frankston? That is actually much closer to home for me. I live in Tyler.

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#12760692 - 05/18/18 02:21 PM Re: G-Rod question [Re: cantcatch5]
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Registered: 03/14/16
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Loc: Crandall tx
6ft g rod is the way to go for sure it is tough and can't go wrong with lanes baits either that's for sure get a G-rod
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