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  1. I was curious about that too?

    I was curious about that too?
  2. Advice for a Bass Angler learning to chase muskies

    What would you have a bass angler change about their fishing style, especially long-ingrained habits, when hunting muskies?
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    Thanks for some good advice. I've been using...

    Thanks for some good advice. I've been using tape around the spool, simply because I don't have any mono around that is stronger than 10#. I've only had one set of line (50# Stealth) that's been...
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    Braided Line Question

    What's a good rule of thumb for changing braided line? I've been told that you can use it twice by cranking it onto another reel, so that you use both ends. Can you do something like one season per...
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    I've never tried a solid wire leader, but I...

    I've never tried a solid wire leader, but I sometimes just tie my line directly to a spinnerbait, if it's getting tangled too often, or if I really think a bass spinner with an R-bend might do the...
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    Finished-please delete

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  7. Looking for guide and/or waters to fish in Portage, WI area in September.

    I'll be in the Portage, WI area in early September. Does anyone know of a good guide in the area, and a few places to fish (preferably rivers or lakes with boat rental)? I'm mostly interested in...
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    Split rings and hooks for smaller lures

    I have been changing out split rings and hooks on my lures, and there are some smaller, early spring lures like Rapala style jerkbaits and rattlebaits that come with pretty small hardware. The split...
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    Wayne, thanks for the advice, I think I know who...

    Wayne, thanks for the advice, I think I know who you are talking about. Let me know if you need a partner sometime, my usual fishing partner is my dad, who doesn't share my enthusiasm. I have a...
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    A quick update, I just heard from a 2 friends who...

    A quick update, I just heard from a 2 friends who went fishing at this same lake yesterday. One caught 2, the other caught 4, casting SS Squirrelly Shads and SS Shad MDs on main lake points, and...
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    Lake and Lure Questions

    I have several questions about lures and a particular lake. If it seems like a lot, these are just some guidelines, so that I don't get a lot of advice that I've already heard. Any contributions...
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    Thanks, I'll look that over when I have more...

    Thanks, I'll look that over when I have more time. I managed to find a used TI rod for this season, and I will be looking for another one over the winter. For anyone who might still be checking...
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    Jointed Swimbaits?

    I was looking at some hard bodied, jointed swimbaits earlier, and I decided to check out the Muskies Inc. Lunge Log. I wasn't able to find many fish caught on hard, jointed swimbaits, though there...
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    I found an Okuma SST online at a pretty good...

    I found an Okuma SST online at a pretty good price. Just wondering if anyone has any experience with them? About half the price of a TI rod, so I could probably pick up a third soon, and think...
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    Oh, someone did recommend TI. For some reason I...

    Oh, someone did recommend TI. For some reason I was thinking he mentioned a different company.
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    Is the Old School Rod still available? I am...

    Is the Old School Rod still available? I am interested in that. All I need is the rod, but I could probably take the reel off of your hands if you would prefer to sell them as a package. Still,...
  17. I just sent you a pm.

    I just sent you a pm.
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    let me know if you still have the rod by chance

    let me know if you still have the rod by chance
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    I can certainly appreciate that it's great for...

    I can certainly appreciate that it's great for some applications, and I like how well it will throw lures under an ounce, and with smaller bucktails, I can actually feel their action better than I...
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    Beginner Looking for second rod.

    I started fishing for muskies about a year ago, and caught my first musky this summer (43" is a pretty good start, I'm told), with the help of a guide. Now I'm looking for a second rod. I have a...
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    Thank you both for the suggestions, and the tips...

    Thank you both for the suggestions, and the tips for Brushy Creek. I remember going to Okoboji for camp when I was a kid. I was on the Iowa DNR website and I noticed that there are a whole bunch of...
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    Thanks, that sounds like just the kind of place...

    Thanks, that sounds like just the kind of place I'm looking for. A high population of pike would be nice though, simply because they're more aggressive. I live about 15 miles from a musky lake...
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    Muskie/pike fishing in Iowa

    I am looking to do some muskie or pike fishing in Iowa in Late August. I am interested more in a high success rate than trophy fish. If I could catch a few keeper size pike to take home that would...
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    Scents for soft plastics and bucktails.

    I recently started fishing for muskies, and actually haven't even caught my first one yet, so I have a few questions. Coming from a bass and crappie fishing background, I'm kind of surprised that...
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    Advice on homemade bucktails

    I'm about to start making my own bucktails. I just had a few questions.

    First, .051 wire is easy enough to find, but at the lake nearest to me I was advised to use slightly smaller lures. I...
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