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  1. Reelax_N_Fish

    Which Boat?

    Looking to go out on a full day trip soon and cant decide on the Old Glory or the Tribute. Any insight is greatly appreciated.
  2. Reelax_N_Fish

    How far?

    What’s considered a good distance to be able to cast a surface iron? It’s my first season with conventional gear and I’m not sure if I am chucking them far enough.
  3. Reelax_N_Fish

    60# UC rod

    Good Morning, Ive got a buddy who isnt a member but wants to know what everyone would recommend for a 60# UC rod. TIA
  4. Reelax_N_Fish

    Biggest fish on...

    What’s the biggest dish you’ve caught on a Seeker SB ulua 10’?
  5. Reelax_N_Fish

    Seeker 7X gen differences

    Can someone please educate me on the differences between the gens of the 7X? Are the line ratings different? Action? TIA
  6. Reelax_N_Fish

    What can/should I do

    Couldn’t pass up the deal I got this reel for... can I do anything about the rust or should I do anything?
  7. Reelax_N_Fish

    Grafighter and BTG

    Really sorry if this is a total newb question, but Im just trying to expand my knowledge on rods.... I know BTG is a composite blank and a GF is a composite built rod... "MY"common sense tells me that a GF 100J is just a factory built BTG100J. Please be kind with your responses. Thank you!!
  8. Reelax_N_Fish

    Full Day VS. Overnight

    Looking to book my first trip longer than a 1/2 day. Which should I do first. And what are the reasons for choosing. TIA
  9. Reelax_N_Fish

    Reel for Seeker SS C ulua

    Curious to see people’s recommendations and preferences for this rod.
  10. Reelax_N_Fish

    Cousins 95J Mag question

    Please excuse my ignorance or lack of knowledge... I know Cousins went out of business awhile back and the 95J mag is a highly sought after rod but my questions(s) is what makes them such a great rod and why havent other companies replicated it or tried to?
  11. Reelax_N_Fish

    SS C ulua or 100j mag

    I have the option for either of these rods. Which would you choose?
  12. Reelax_N_Fish

    Shimano Trinidad 14A too small

    Is the 14a too small for a surface iron reel?
  13. Reelax_N_Fish

    Penn Fathom 40 setup

    Just picked up a Penn Fathom 40 SD. What I should spool it with and rod pairing. TIA
  14. Reelax_N_Fish

    Is it true?!

    I heard from a friend a lot of the boats are not going out this year and are canceling trips due to Covid? Any truth to that?
  15. Reelax_N_Fish

    Sport Ocean Enhancement Validation

    This may be a dumb question but is this additional license necessary? I went all last year without it. And when I went to renew my license yesterday that guy told me it was necessary to fish in the ocean. I’ve never heard of it.
  16. Reelax_N_Fish

    Reel for SS 270H-8

    As the title says, curious to see what people’s opinion are as to what reel I should pair with my rod.
  17. Reelax_N_Fish

    SSR 810 or SS 270H

    I know the line ratings are different but was wondering what people’s thought are for a 30# outfit
  18. Reelax_N_Fish

    AR10/.308 looking for trade in SD

    As the title says, I have an AR10/308 I’m willing to trade. Blanks, complete builds, rod/reel combo. Let me know what you have. Must be in SD or willing to drive.
  19. Reelax_N_Fish

    Seeker SSR 810 jigs

    Just bought this rod. It’s primary use will be bait but I’ve seen people say they have thrown jigs. Just curious as to what I can throw with the rod. It’ll be paired with a lexa400
  20. Reelax_N_Fish

    Seeker 10ft540 glass or Seeker Ulua 100

    Which one would you choose?
  21. Reelax_N_Fish

    Best versatile/overall jigstick

    Now I know some jigstick throw certain jigs better than others but I’m looking to get my first stick and want to know what the everyone’s opinion is on which stick will throw the biggest selection.
  22. Reelax_N_Fish

    Hook advice

    Hey BDer’s Looking to get a good selection of hooks ready for next season’s 1-1.5 days. Which sizes do you recommend having during the trip and what brand do you all recommend?
  23. Reelax_N_Fish

    Gold Trinidad

    Which gold Trinidad would make a good surface iron reel?
  24. Reelax_N_Fish

    Keep it or ditch it

    Went to Tackle Days today and picked up my fathom 25nld2. They spooled it with 55# spectra all the way to the brim. This is going to be my 40# setup. My question is do I just app a short fluoro leader or take spectra off and add some mono?
  25. Reelax_N_Fish

    Left handed VS Right Handed fisherman

    Good Morning, BDer's As most everyone knows it is extremely hard to find LH reel versions of some of the most popular reel companies (shimano). Curious to know do any LH fisherman use RH conventional reels and what their thoughts are. Is it difficult to adapt and are there any unforseen issues...
  26. Reelax_N_Fish

    Calstar GG vs. Grafighter

    Total newb question as I am trying to get into jig fishing. What are the differences between the GG and Grafighter series? Is one better for surface iron fishing? Is another better for live bait/ yoyo fishing? TIA
  27. Reelax_N_Fish

    Deckhand wrap

    Good morning BD, 1) what kind of cord do you use? 2) how do you start the cord on the butt end and keep it from twisting? 3)How do you keep the cord from twisting/slipping on the blank? Thank you!
  28. Reelax_N_Fish

    Tackle Day 11/7/20

    I’m going to be going along with my 2 boys. It’ll be our first time... looking for a new rod/reel and possibly some jigs. What time should we get there? How’s the parking?
  29. Reelax_N_Fish

    Surface and Yo-yo’s

    As this season is drawing to a close, I am thinking about next year. I’m expanding my fishing from shore pounding and half days and graduating to full and 1.5 days. Which surface irons and yo-yo jigs should I buy( colors and brands) .
  30. Reelax_N_Fish

    Which UC rod for Penn Fathom 25nld2?

    Hey everyone, I recently purchased a Penn Fathom 25nld2 which will be my 40# live bait set up. Looking to see what everyones opinions are for what rod I should look into( Id prefer an 8ft rod). I know Seekers SS6480-8'CT is good but want to know my options. Thanks and Tight Lines!
  31. Reelax_N_Fish

    Seeker SSR 7660 VS UC RU80 Terminator

    Looking to get a rod built for my Penn Fathom 25nld2 for my 40# setup. I was trying to decide between these 2 blanks. Im curious to see what everyones thoughts are on these blanks. Any insight is greatly appreciated. Thank you!
  32. Reelax_N_Fish

    rod building link

    Can soneone send me the link for the rod building class in Mira Mesa?
  33. Reelax_N_Fish

    Rod Building class indo

    Good Evening Everyone, Can someone point me in the right direction to get the syllabus and more info on the rod building class in Mira Mesa? Thanks and Tight Lines!