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  1. Default Suggestions for streamer rod?

    I fish a lot of tailwaters in AR and it's mostly either streamer fishing or nymphing. I like my TFO Pro 5wt for all around but it doesn't handle the heavier bugs and lines very well. Sometimes I wade...sometimes I'm on friend's boat.

    I'd like to get a quality entry level rod(about $150) that I'd keep rigged for throwing streamers using sinking tips. What weight should I consider(6 or 7) and what are some good rods for this besides TFO?
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    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    South Texas

    Default Re: Suggestions for streamer rod?

    I'd get a 7wt ECHO classic. Good powerful rod, but priced well and pretty easy to cast.

    I'd rather hunt fish than bait deer any day.

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    Default Re: Suggestions for streamer rod?

    Albright GP 9 footer in 6/7 weight?
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