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slipperybob

Ice baitcasting rods

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Hat's off to Thorne Bros. Picked up my two walleye baitcasting rods last night. I was little surprised that I got the Thorne Bros. logo on the bottom of my rod butt. Got my Citica 200E's on. Need some ice now.

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I can pull line from a baitcaster twice as fast and twice as easy compared to a open face spinning reel on a frozen spool.

Baitcaster has much smaller profile, no need to break down handle.

I can adjust depth on spooning jig by a foot without flipping the switch for backreeling or opening the bail.

I will never have to worry about line coil jumping off the spool.

Baitcaster have smoother drag and faster drag adjustments

I will have significant line twist reduction.

That's just from the top of my head.

If I get really board, I go outside and do some baitcasting practice...j/k

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