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Dobyns ChampionXP 684 #12815684
07/04/18 03:03 AM
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I am looking for review on this rod. I am wanting to use it to skip docks brush. Mainly 1/2 oz jigs. Thanks

Re: Dobyns ChampionXP 684 [Re: CowboyVet] #12815775
07/04/18 05:14 AM
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It’s a great rod for skipping but a little too soft for my liking. It’s more of a moderate tip than a fast tip.

Re: Dobyns ChampionXP 684 [Re: CowboyVet] #12815776
07/04/18 05:19 AM
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1/2 oz jigs.. you should go to a 705
i use a Fury 704 with 1/4 oz heavy hook jigs. works great.

Re: Dobyns ChampionXP 684 [Re: CowboyVet] #12816444
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Or get a Falcon Buccoo for half the price


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Re: Dobyns ChampionXP 684 [Re: CowboyVet] #12817017
07/05/18 01:53 PM
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I use the 704 champion for my jig skipping rod. Works very well for 3/8-1/2 jigs.

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