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Old 02-21-2011, 12:53 PM
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Default Re: Distance limitations of a slower rod?

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Originally Posted by ddombos2 View Post
If you can shoot leader, line, and backing, you are casting 100'+. Depending on what line weight that is, you might want to polish up and get into some casting competitions.
I can do it with my cheapie pflueger 5-weight out on the lawn and my old Ion 8-weight out on the water (so, 90ft and 105ft respectively). Though, casts collapse pretty easily at that point. Might have to take some video of it before I get called out as a fraud, LOL.
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