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Finesse Jig Rods #13297486 09/30/19 04:30 PM
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what do you guys use i was think about a loomis 843 men but am looking for one in dobyns or daiwa

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I personally like and have the Diawa Elite rod...but I also have a Lews rod for it as well. Both work out great, when I'm dragging a jig around 1/4 oz.

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Fasts tip, medium heavy unless its more then 15 feet deep. Then up the power on the backbone a bit. Like go from 8-17 to 10-20pds


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Re: Finesse Jig Rods [Re: avid_basser] #13297535 09/30/19 05:12 PM
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which model of the elites do you use ima big daiwa guy and really like the rods

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Re: Finesse Jig Rods [Re: CB-52] #13297608 09/30/19 06:44 PM
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Good info here! I broke my finesse jig rod a year ago, and have struggled to find the right replacement.


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Falcon “Weightless Worm” model works for me. Lowrider or Cara line depending on budget.

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I use a Falcon Cara Head Turner. The Bucoo Finesse Jig rod is a great bang for the buck. I'd at least give them a feel before making a purchase



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it’s hard some rods just aren’t balanced

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Falcon Cara 6-10” Finesse Jig

Re: Finesse Jig Rods [Re: CB-52] #13297687 09/30/19 08:05 PM
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did falcon discontinue the caras i don’t see them on their website might get the 6’10 fineness jig

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Originally Posted by CB-52
did falcon discontinue the caras i don’t see them on their website might get the 6’10 fineness jig


I believe the Expert series replaced the Caras. Forgot about that since I still have Caras and haven't got any of the new series yet



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dang the expert version of the 6’10 seems to be a heavier power than the cara though on tackle warehouse it says they will get more caras in october

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I use a nrx 853 for finesse jigs or even a 852

Re: Finesse Jig Rods [Re: Jeff From Iowa] #13297807 09/30/19 09:50 PM
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nrx might be a little steep for me frown

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