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Shaky Head #13586433 06/07/20 09:20 PM
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Ok, I think I am going to give the deep water shaky head a try

Is there any other reason besides line size that I should use a spinning
reel vs just using a bait caster?

Can I just use a bait caster with 12/14 lb line?

Thoughts?



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Re: Shaky Head [Re: Rockfisherman] #13586459 06/07/20 09:35 PM
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either works but spinning works better fishing vertically and allows the smaller diameter line presentation.


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Re: Shaky Head [Re: Rockfisherman] #13586677 06/08/20 12:46 AM
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I use a small spool baitcaster and 15 lb. test. It works for me and I can show you the results that prove it.


Re: Shaky Head [Re: Rockfisherman] #13586865 06/08/20 03:58 AM
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I use a bait caster and 15# fluoro.

Re: Shaky Head [Re: Dude Lebowski] #13586885 06/08/20 05:06 AM
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Originally Posted by Dude Lebowski
I use a small spool baitcaster and 15 lb. test. It works for me and I can show you the results that prove it.


I like seeing big bass pictures, so let’s see them. Not doubting you at all, I just want to see pics!


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I use a Mag Light XF spinning rod just cause it makes a two pounder feel like a ten


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I use light bait cast of spinning reel. From 6 to 10 pound line, usually 8 with 15 pound string.

I think you get better action with lighter line.

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Originally Posted by Duck_Hunter
Originally Posted by Dude Lebowski
I use a small spool baitcaster and 15 lb. test. It works for me and I can show you the results that prove it.


I like seeing big bass pictures, so let’s see them. Not doubting you at all, I just want to see pics!


Originally Posted by Dude Lebowski
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Nuff said?


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