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rapala ice fishing poles

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do they still make them? i had 1 and loved it but it was stolen last year and i cant find them anywhere. checked the HSOforum and they dont even mention them. im thinking im sol but thought i would check here. thanks

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They dont make them anymore but I work for Rapala and know Fleet Farm recently bought a bunch of rods Rapala discontinued. Not sure whether ice rods were in that bundle or not.

Otherwise I would say smaller low traffic stores, or baitshops would be a good place to look for older rods.

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ok thank you. i will have to check a couple of fleet farms and the local stores. hope i can find 1 or 2. do you know why they discontinued the rods? they were so nice.

i love the mans mall. (fleet farm)

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Im guessing it just wasnt as profitable as they had hoped for. Their are lots of well known reputable companies already out there selling rods and reels. I think they decided they would leave the rods and reels to the guys already doing it and they would put all their energy into lures. Though, I know the Canadian division of Rapala is still selling rods and reels. Maybe someday well see them again here in the US.

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I have one, I love it. 24", Blue w/ black guides and a cork handle.

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They dont make them anymore but I work for Rapala and know Fleet Farm recently bought a bunch of rods Rapala discontinued. Not sure whether ice rods were in that bundle or not.

Otherwise I would say smaller low traffic stores, or baitshops would be a good place to look for older rods.

Turnupthefishing can you find anymore of them Rapala XLT summer rods? If so e-mail me please.

I have seen a few of the ice rods in 1/2 off bins. I will look for them again and buy them all up and let ya know fish with teeth.

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