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Old 11-27-2013, 12:23 PM
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Default Re: Why oh why is the Hardy CLS so heavy? Ugh!

Originally Posted by plecain View Post
You're right about that. When you start getting up to 10' and 11' rods, it's even worse.

I'm a big fan of 'as light as possible'. But, you have to add something to that: 'as light as possible, and no lighter." Tip-heavy rods are not much fun at all.
I remember that back in the day we would add split shot through a little hole in my Phlueger Medalist reel to add weight and balance it out.
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