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Old 09-06-2012, 10:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default straight line reels?

anyone here use straight line reels for ice fishing? Do you like them over spinning reels?

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Old 09-06-2012, 06:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: straight line reels?

If you're referring to fly reels, I love them for ice fishing down to 20' or so and will never use anything else. Eliminating line twist is a great benefit and being able to palm the reel when fighting a fish gives me a lot more control. Now if you're going after deep lakers, I don't think they're the answer given the retrieve rate is only 10-11".
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Old 09-08-2012, 03:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I suggest a pop can and some mono!
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