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#1 Renrag39

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Posted 05 September 2013 - 11:15 AM

As some of you may have surmised, I like to kayak fish somewhat.

After a hiatus from baitfishing for 16 months, I am returning to the dark side in search of several species I have a rekindled fascination with.

 

I currently have a 10' Leeda A500 (I think) light multi picker rod. I love this rod and it's my go to rod on the bank. However, I would appreciate something shorter, maybe 7-8' max as kayak space is somewhat limited and when landing fish, a longer rod is a great hindrance due to the acute tip angles required to bring a fish within range.

 

Any suggestions? Or will I be best served by shortening an existing rod?


This Years' Targets:- As many species by lure as possible. Preferably via Kayak. 15lb+ Pike on Lure...
Species Caught 2012- Pike, Perch.
Kayak Launches- Fresh-8 Salt- 0
Kayak Captures- 14 Pike, 1 Perch.

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