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Best Bass Fishing Rod #13584177 06/05/20 06:24 PM
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A non controversial subject I know . . .



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Connie's Big Bass: https://youtu.be/vO50cwtkFUs
Highway Robbery Video: https://youtu.be/QtXuRBs29YM
Grandpa's Zebco 33 Restore Fix Lube: https://youtu.be/_4BTSEVcbQ4
Zebco 33 Gear Removal: https://youtu.be/ru122KcdLsE
Surf Fishing Tips: https://youtu.be/1u6m_b2Uv5Q
200 more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPSsiJFU2JVh-dfIn1jfZDg/
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Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: 1956Zebco] #13584199 06/05/20 06:40 PM
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Dobyns.

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Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: Chasin Hogs] #13584267 06/05/20 07:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Chasin Hogs
Dobyns.


Spent the last 10 minutes going all through his stuff. Agree that looked very good.


Connie's Big Bass: https://youtu.be/vO50cwtkFUs
Highway Robbery Video: https://youtu.be/QtXuRBs29YM
Grandpa's Zebco 33 Restore Fix Lube: https://youtu.be/_4BTSEVcbQ4
Zebco 33 Gear Removal: https://youtu.be/ru122KcdLsE
Surf Fishing Tips: https://youtu.be/1u6m_b2Uv5Q
200 more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPSsiJFU2JVh-dfIn1jfZDg/
Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: 1956Zebco] #13584305 06/05/20 08:06 PM
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I love. my Dobyns but I have broken too many. Least they replace at a reasonable rate. When they were running that 40% off it was a steal.

Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: 1956Zebco] #13584369 06/05/20 09:02 PM
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21 years ago a fella in Gainesville FL gave me a rod to replace my favorite crank bait rod that I broke in my tail gate while staying at his house. Flippin was a bass guide on Rodman Resv and we had a trip planned for the next day.

I have caught so many great bass on that rod, from his rod sponsor out of the several cases he had in his shop. Even some big fish as well.

That rod is an Ugly stick and at the time sold for $39.99. Now sold for about the same.

Yes, I have Doybns, Loomis, Shimano, and a couple of other premium brands. But the Ugly stick is still on my deck with a crank bait tied on it.


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Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: Bruce Allen] #13584399 06/05/20 09:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Bruce Allen
21 years ago a fella in Gainesville FL gave me a rod to replace my favorite crank bait rod that I broke in my tail gate while staying at his house. Flippin was a bass guide on Rodman Resv and we had a trip planned for the next day.

I have caught so many great bass on that rod, from his rod sponsor out of the several cases he had in his shop. Even some big fish as well.

That rod is an Ugly stick and at the time sold for $39.99. Now sold for about the same.

Yes, I have Doybns, Loomis, Shimano, and a couple of other premium brands. But the Ugly stick is still on my deck with a crank bait tied on it.


Yours a pistol grip like mine? Love the thing, but it's ancient. My go to rod as well. As an aside: spent much of my youth on the Ocklawaha River & fishing Rodman & the Ocala ponds (loved those bass).


Connie's Big Bass: https://youtu.be/vO50cwtkFUs
Highway Robbery Video: https://youtu.be/QtXuRBs29YM
Grandpa's Zebco 33 Restore Fix Lube: https://youtu.be/_4BTSEVcbQ4
Zebco 33 Gear Removal: https://youtu.be/ru122KcdLsE
Surf Fishing Tips: https://youtu.be/1u6m_b2Uv5Q
200 more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPSsiJFU2JVh-dfIn1jfZDg/
Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: Bruce Allen] #13584668 06/06/20 12:44 AM
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Originally Posted by Bruce Allen
21 years ago a fella in Gainesville FL gave me a rod to replace my favorite crank bait rod that I broke in my tail gate while staying at his house. Flippin was a bass guide on Rodman Resv and we had a trip planned for the next day.

I have caught so many great bass on that rod, from his rod sponsor out of the several cases he had in his shop. Even some big fish as well.

That rod is an Ugly stick and at the time sold for $39.99. Now sold for about the same.

Yes, I have Doybns, Loomis, Shimano, and a couple of other premium brands. But the Ugly stick is still on my deck with a crank bait tied on it.

Got two fenwick hmg’s I bought in the eighties still use them


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Originally Posted by Bruce Allen
21 years ago a fella in Gainesville FL gave me a rod to replace my favorite crank bait rod that I broke in my tail gate while staying at his house. Flippin was a bass guide on Rodman Resv and we had a trip planned for the next day.

I have caught so many great bass on that rod, from his rod sponsor out of the several cases he had in his shop. Even some big fish as well.

That rod is an Ugly stick and at the time sold for $39.99. Now sold for about the same.

Yes, I have Doybns, Loomis, Shimano, and a couple of other premium brands. But the Ugly stick is still on my deck with a crank bait tied on it.


I have a couple in the storage building but they aren't used like they used to be. cheers


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Stuck on G Loomis and Shimano Reels and Izorline.


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Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: duffer] #13586295 06/07/20 07:26 PM
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Originally Posted by duffer
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These must be good as well - a lot of them are "sold out."


Connie's Big Bass: https://youtu.be/vO50cwtkFUs
Highway Robbery Video: https://youtu.be/QtXuRBs29YM
Grandpa's Zebco 33 Restore Fix Lube: https://youtu.be/_4BTSEVcbQ4
Zebco 33 Gear Removal: https://youtu.be/ru122KcdLsE
Surf Fishing Tips: https://youtu.be/1u6m_b2Uv5Q
200 more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPSsiJFU2JVh-dfIn1jfZDg/
Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: 1956Zebco] #13586318 06/07/20 07:47 PM
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That's like asking who's the prettiest woman...


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St. Croix for me, although I do own 17 different Dobyns rods and they're pretty good!

Re: Best Bass Fishing Rod [Re: 1956Zebco] #13586368 06/07/20 08:25 PM
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The best rod is the one in my hand when I have a fish on.

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