I have 2 HXW Raptors and both are filled to the top with 100# JB Hollow core. I splice in my own loops and make my own wind-on leaders. The needle kit and wind-on jig are not that pricey and you can YouTube the videos on how to do all the necessary splicing and rigging!!!
Have a custom
Captain America Z-Bar from there and if your lucky you can get one of Randy Steel's irons there.
Of all my Irons and I have many from over the yeats my Steel baits are by far my favorite.
Surf Doc is in someways still out there killing fish. When Sluester passed away, Trish gave me an old broken rod that was out in the garage. Took it to ECBT and had them fix it so everytime I go out on the water SURF DOC and SLUESTER are riding co pilot!!!!
BTW this old GUSA blank is still...
My boy and I went out at O'Dark thirty looking for fish. We hit La Jolla hoping for a shot at some yellows, with none showing on the meter or on the surface. We booked it north and looked for some bottom critters. We went home just shy of limits(could have stayed longer and got limits for...