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Old 07-16-2013, 08:07 PM
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Default Re: info on vintage rod

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Originally Posted by Rip Tide View Post
5 guides plus the tip top isn't good. Should have 7-8.
Don't count on it being a good casting rod.


You could always rebuild it
Yeah, I was hopeful it would have more guides. I learned to "cast"* on a 6/7 wt Garcia Conolon with five guides--not a pretty sight. I'm slowly rebuilding mine now.

*more like flail
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