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What Reel Works Best With My Rod

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I just bought a 24in light action St.Croix Legend rod and was wondering what reels people can recommend to go with it? Cabelas Fish Eagle UL looks ok, but what else?

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Tiny20. I own about 6 of these reels and they are great! for heavier rods I usually prefer Daiwa, but for light action rods the Silstar Tiny 20 is hard to beat, and inexpensive.

Good Luck!

Nate

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Tica Cetus GV500, wavespin dhxl or the shimano 500 series sedona.

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I have the fish eagle UL on a few Cabela XML combo's - they work great. I believe they are Pfluger reels.

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The cabelas fish eagle UL is one of the best reels you can get for ice fishing.

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Shimano has some new reels out in the 500 size... I look forward to putting a few of those on my ice rods this winter.

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Thanks Everyone! I have definately got some ideas now! The Tica reels look really nice. I am kind of leaning toward the tiny 20 becuase of its modest price, and it looks comparably nice. I'd be interseted in checking out the shimano ones too though! i wish i could buy everything actually.....

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