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Reel And Rod

Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 5:42 pm
by Newguy
As the subject say so I'm looking for a multiplier rod, drum reel and spinning reel...

Can u bro recommend me good Multiplier Rod which cost ard $150 to $100, Drum reel cost $100 to $70 and Spinning Reel cost $100 to $70....Willing to top up a bit ard $50 to each of the item....

Looking for all new item as mine give way last nite...

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 8:45 pm
by Peace
Can you tell us what and where each of the setup you will be using it for?

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 11:02 pm
by Newguy
All equipment will be use for offshore and inshore...
The spinning reel siol probably be use for pond which I go twice a year....

The line I'm using is 80lbs braided line...

Will consider all suggestion u guyz gives me....

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 4:50 am
by Peace
I would invest more money on overhead reel first and settle for a cheap rod first, say a Penn Power stick Sea Ranger and push for a saltist bg 30/40 which you can use for surf fishing later on. You can upgrade the boat rod and buy a surf rod later on. As for the spinning reel, you can just go for a shimano Aernos which should cost about 80 dollars.

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 10:53 am
by ilurbtambans
for overhead, u can can try shimano charter special 1000 or 2000 price is the same, i'm currently using it and its a very good beginner reel, biggest ever caught on the reel was a 7kg ray

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 11:15 am
by Newguy
Thanks ilurtamban can u post a pix of Ur reel would like to see how it look like....

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 12:22 pm
by ilurbtambans
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Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:02 pm
by Newguy
Thanks tamban its a nice reel u got there... So u were saying that the price is $80 right... Where can I get the reel at cox the shop at bukit batok doesn't sell it...

Will be getting the reel next mth and can u suggest a gd multiplier rod to go with..... Cox getting a spinning oso.....

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:10 pm
by ilurbtambans
charter special u mean? i got mine from changi pro, not sure if other tackle shops carry it, as for rod can try hammer jig pe 2-4,3-6 costs arouund 80bucks, there are 2 versions to this rod, either 2pc(butt joint) or 1 pc

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:12 pm
by ilurbtambans
or if u want, there is someone in this forum selling a daiwa sealine :D
viewtopic.php?f=34&t=4597

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:13 pm
by Newguy
Ok tamban is the hammer jig a multiplier rod or otherwise.....
Btw how long is the rod.....

Yes the reel that u Juz post the pix its a Shimano Special Charter rite.....

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 7:08 pm
by ilurbtambans
Hammer jig comes un both spinning and overhead, its 5'8ft and yes its a charter special 1000

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 10:54 pm
by Newguy
Ok thanks tamban will definitely look for both the equipment that u brought up to me.....
How abt spinning reel any reel dat u can recommended me....

The spinning reel if u bros could recommend me would appreciate if it can go along with the rod that tamban recommend me hammer jig....and looking for a multiplier rod of abt 8ft to abt 12 ft oso....for onshore uses...

Btw tamban 5.8ft would it cast out far from of onshore coz 5.8ft is good for offshore fishing which juz drop down from the boat but wad abt casting from shoreline...

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:47 am
by Vidic
Rods mostly come with either for multiplier or spinning usage. In this case, tamban recommended the rod is for multiplier only. If you wanna get a spinning setup u gotta get the whole set. The rod tamban mention is suitable offshore only. It can also be use onshore, but its kinda overkill.

For surf rods, U could try penn slammer, penn powergraph surf , penn powergraph bass, which will cost around 100-150. Make sure u are able to handle them because they might be quite heavy and tough to cast with multiplier. Penn powergraph bass series is lighter, good for overall general fishing, sensitive tip, but i dont think u could find it in the market anymore. :D There are also other series such as penn inxs groundcast or pendulum which will cost more. But they can go up to 15ft. Most of them are quite stiff and heavy duty rods.

Re: Reel And Rod

Posted: Sun Mar 18, 2012 2:09 am
by Newguy
Hi guys was actually looking ard the web and saw this nice looking reel and rod would it be an overkill for me for just using it inshore and pond fishing....

Reel:Daiwa Millionaire Classic Baitcasting Reels
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Rod:Daiwa Saltiga Inshore Gulf Coast Rods
Spec:**Bias Construction High Modulus Graphite blank**
**Tough Fuji Alconite Guides**
**Genuine Fuji reel seats**
**High quality cork grip**
**Hook keeper**
**Protective rubber butt cap**
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Line:PowerPro Super Slick Braided Line....