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St. Croix Introduces the Triump X Rod Series

St. Croix Rod, continuing its work to embrace the coolness factor has introduced the visually alluring, even radical in appearance, Triumph X rod series rods. the company says that before the vibrant, airbrushed colors visually distinguish Triumph X from surrounding rods on the rack, technology and decades of advanced St. Croix engineering underpin its stature. Beneath the striking
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HT Jimmy Houston Fish Hunter Pro DX Spinning Combo (6’6″ M)

By Brent Watters HT Enterprises has brought to market an affordable mid-level combo rod and reel that delivers great fishing action and performance comparable to higher end models. The Jimmy Houston Fish Hunter Pro DX Spinning Combo features a 2-piece fiberglass rod along with a premium contoured genuine cork handle. The rod is an IM6, a feature of more expensive rods and the medium action
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Abu Garcia Introduces the Fnatasia Regita

Abu Garcia recently  introduced the new high-performance Fantasista Regista series of rods that are a match for high-end Revo reels. The Fantasista rods are constructed using unique Tetra axial carbon construction. The special carbon wrapping process provides incredible strength and sensitivity in a lightweight design. On the water, this translates into exceptional bite detection and superior
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Denali Rods Signature “Michael Murphy” Jerkbait Rods

by John Boudreau I’ve been lucky enough in my relatively short regional tournament career to affiliate myself with some quality companies that I really believe in.  It’s quite a feeling, the confidence increase I get, when I’m using the right tool for the job. Denali Rods is a brand that makes a great addition to anyone’s repertoire and  since I made the switch to these rods last season, I
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Lew’s Carbon Fiber Speed Spool

In the market for a new baitcast reel? The Lew’s Carbon Fiber Speed Spool is a must have. Lews is known for dependability and this reel is no exception. Exclusive at Dick’s Sporting Goods and offered at a very attractive price point that makes superb quality very affordable. With a 7:1:1 gear ration and 31 inches per crank, this reel is a beast. Only weighing 7.2 oz., the light weight allows
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The Need for Speed? My Reel is Faster Than Yours!

by Rob Edwards If your like me and you pay attention to the various trends in fishing equipment, you may have noticed that over the years battles for “who can put the most bearings in a reel” or who makes lightest weight reel have popped up and are argued about by anglers off and on the water, the current trend that is starting to take over is: “who can make the fastest
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Setting It Right – Techniques for Proper Hook Settting

  Proper hook setting is not a mindless action but a skill if you intend on bringing in that big catch. Three skilled bass anglers that have spent years perfecting their hook setting techniques share their techniques and advice with EZ Angler.  Kris Johnson – Tournament Angler It’s dependent upon the lure being used. When I use a Senko I look for the line to twitch then feel
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How To Choose A Spinnerbait

By Kevin O’Neil – The spinnerbait is a must-have lure for bass fishermen and while most know of its successful design as a lure, not all know the differences in spinnerbait designs or how to tell when specific designs are more appropriate than others. To become comfortable with the spinnerbait you must understand how it functions and what variables can alter its performance to
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