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A really good spinning rod

Advantages: Toughest freshwater spinning rods money can buy, well made, doesn't cost a fortune
Disadvantages: Nothing (yet)

Shakespeare have been making fishing tackle since 1897 when William Shakespeare (no, not that one... an American with the same name) starting making reels. The company also includes an even older tackle manufacturer, which started in Redditch (Worcs.) in ...

duck1979 19.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Shakespeare Ugly Sapphire Spin 1520

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Daiwa Supercast - Thoroughbred amongst donkeys

Advantages: Easy casting, excellent bite detection, robust,
Disadvantages: Difficult to load the power version during cast for massive casts

The Daiwa Supercast beach rod is made in the UK. It has a powerful butt construction and a lightening quick recovery. It comes in multiple versions. The rod has been quoted by sea angler as "destined for classic status amongst UK sea anglers". Feature ...

Twistedpro 11.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Daiwa supercast beach rod

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Best back up rod

Advantages: Very good flex distribution for multi-piece rod
Disadvantages: Handle and guide could be better for its price

A very reasonable all around freshwater fishing and light saltwater fishing. I own the 7'/8' interchangable rod for about 8 month now. Not my first choice of rod to fish with, but conviniences to carry around, this rod is always there as back up. The reas ...

seaweed78 21.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Shimano exage stc spinning

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Super Quality...Cheap Price.

Advantages: Good balance, light and fast.
Disadvantages: None that I can see.

I have been a very keen angler for the past 25 years, and I now run a local Fishing Club. The club water is only a few hundred yards from where I live, so this allows me plenty of time to try out my tackle and test it to the limits. So here I go with m ...

casterman 02.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Shakespeare Gold Odessa Match Rod.

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shakespear 8 ft quiver rod with 2 tips

Advantages: POSITIVES. Good action,bite indication,well balanced,2 tips,ecellent value
Disadvantages: NEGATIVES. Plastic reel screw,foam can get very dirty using method mix,sections very stiff to pull

I wanted a cheap feeder/quiver rod to fish the feeder and chose the excede 8ft which came with twotips,one lighter than the other,.The rod was purchased from an internet site and duely arrived,the rod itself is carbon construction,very light and well bala ...

mable77 08.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Shakespeare Excede Quiver Rod

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