Striper Talk Striped Bass Fishing, Surfcasting, Boating

     

Left Nav S-B Home Register FAQ Members List S-B on Facebook Arcade WEAX Tides Buoys Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Right Nav

Left Container Right Container
 

Go Back   Striper Talk Striped Bass Fishing, Surfcasting, Boating Main Forum TUNA & Big Game

TUNA & Big Game TUNA - Offshore Fishing for Tuna and Other Big Game

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-14-2018, 07:38 PM   #1
Guppy
User
iTrader: (0)
 
Guppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Cape Cod
Posts: 2,927
Tuna jigging rod

Going to build one, looking for suggestions on blank specs...

While you're at,,, how about the reel ?

Thanks
Guppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2018, 07:41 PM   #2
niko
Registered User
iTrader: (0)
 
niko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: marshfield
Posts: 3,386
accurate valiant or talica 16

my 1st wife didn't like me fishing so much
niko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2018, 06:54 PM   #3
tysdad115
Registered User
iTrader: (0)
 
tysdad115's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Pembroke
Posts: 3,282
I have AMF 350gr jigging rods for spinning reels with Okuma Makaira 20K on them. For conventionals I run accurate valiant 2 speeds on Century 450gr acid wrapped rods. You're welcome to check out any of them sir.
Posted from my iPhone/Mobile device
tysdad115 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2018, 07:50 PM   #4
Guppy
User
iTrader: (0)
 
Guppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Cape Cod
Posts: 2,927
I may have to sell my new truck for this gig...
Guppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2018, 09:19 PM   #5
niko
Registered User
iTrader: (0)
 
niko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: marshfield
Posts: 3,386
its ridiculous, I miss when we used to just use shimano thunnus

my 1st wife didn't like me fishing so much
niko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2018, 10:22 PM   #6
tysdad115
Registered User
iTrader: (0)
 
tysdad115's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Pembroke
Posts: 3,282
Quote:
Originally Posted by Guppy View Post
I may have to sell my new truck for this gig...
There is always an alternative, I get 2 of everything for a reason ya know!
Posted from my iPhone/Mobile device

Dude where's my sneakers?
tysdad115 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2018, 06:59 AM   #7
Guppy
User
iTrader: (0)
 
Guppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Cape Cod
Posts: 2,927
Quote:
Originally Posted by niko View Post
its ridiculous, I miss when we used to just use shimano thunnus
Hand line here

Quote:
Originally Posted by tysdad115 View Post
There is always an alternative, I get 2 of everything for a reason ya know!
Posted from my iPhone/Mobile device
I'm in, soooon
Guppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 08:43 AM   #8
thefishingfreak
"Fishbucket"
iTrader: (1)
 
thefishingfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Bahston Hahbah
Posts: 6,533
Walmart Whoopin-Stick, 2 piece $49.95 and an old penn 9500SS
When you get your assBeat you'll soon be installing swivel rod holders.

thefishingfreak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 04:53 PM   #9
Guppy
User
iTrader: (0)
 
Guppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Cape Cod
Posts: 2,927
What I need is a couple yutes



Guppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:45 PM.


Powered by vBulletin. Copyright 2000 - 2008, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Please use all necessary and proper safety precautions. STAY SAFE Striper Talk Forums
Copyright 1998-20012 Striped-Bass.com