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Rattle reel

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I made a couple rattle reels that one revolution equals 1' of line. I got bored & had to build some. What fish are these used for? I am wondering what kind & how much line?

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mostly walleye and pike when fishing in a sleeper...

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What ever fish your going for at night while sleeping, or during the day and not "paying" attention to the other hole, like when your busy watching the TV and the "fishing show" thats goin on below the ice.

Most people use them for Walleye's but have seen people use them for Crappie, northern, ect

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Nothing better than the sound of a rattle reel buzzing away!

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A rattle reel is the only alarm clock that will effectively wake me up instantly.

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ever been in the ice house in the summer doing something and bump the rattle wheel only to jump down and find no line???? grin

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