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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!

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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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