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13 days ago
Jordan Smith
Thanks Spencer.
Forum: rodboard
15 days ago
Jordan Smith
Thanks Spencer. That guide train sounds like a winner. For a reel, I'll probably use a 301 sized curado e or something similar. Heck, maybe I'll try to keep really light with a 200 sized low pro... If I were casting, would you use a larger stripper? Thanks.
Forum: rodboard
16 days ago
Jordan Smith
I am building a hover/jigging/light bouncing rod for chinook on the Columbia with a Lamiglas SI 941 MH. I am going to spiral wrap this rod and am considering using a 10 or 8 MXN stripper and size 4 Alps fly guides for runners. I have a couple questions: 1. Am I crazy or will these little mini guides hold up to hot chinook? 2. How does one choose an "optimal" stripper siz
Forum: rodboard
8 weeks ago
Jordan Smith
Thanks Spencer. I don't know much about the Detroit River, but I agree that you need a pretty stout stick to jig on the Columbia.
Forum: rodboard
8 weeks ago
Jordan Smith
Wow-thank you for everyone's thoughts on the IMMWS62MXF and CWB75MH as well as other suggestions. It gives me something to chew on. For jigging rods, in my experience, Roger hit the nail on the head. I am looking for something light, sensitive, extra fast to fast action, with the lightest, most sensitive tip capable of vertically jigging ~1/2 oz. I seek that sweet spot of enough tip to work
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2 months ago
Jordan Smith
I am going to build a rod for vertical jigging walleye on the Columbia River. We primarily use 1/2 oz jigs with trailers, occasionally reducing or increasing weight depending on the situation. I have had my eye on two blanks: the Rainshadow IMMWS62MXF and the Lamiglas CWB75MH. The Rainshadow seems well-liked by many. The Lamiglas Closer blank seems newer, and I have not found many that have u
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3 months ago
Jordan Smith
Spencer, would recommend a 3 or 4 power popping blank for 2 oz bouncers? Thanks. Jordan
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