Uptide rod

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Uptide rod

Postby bellebuster » Fri Nov 06, 2015 12:55 pm

I have been given a 6-10oz uptide rod don't really go boat fishing would it surpass for fishing the Mersey around town hall steps area on the Wirral side of river on a high tide yours bellebuster

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Re: Uptide rod

Postby Steve Duffy » Fri Nov 06, 2015 1:28 pm

bellebuster wrote:I have been given a 6-10oz uptide rod don't really go boat fishing would it surpass for fishing the Mersey around town hall steps area on the Wirral side of river on a high tide yours bellebuster


Probably be too short for serious casting but it should work fine for close in stuff or down the wall.
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Re: Uptide rod

Postby bellebuster » Fri Nov 06, 2015 2:49 pm

Thanks for your reply Steve just looks to good to be sitting in the shed I will take it next time I go and give it a go yours bellebuster

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Re: Uptide rod

Postby Ken the PACMAN » Sat Nov 07, 2015 11:25 am

A lot of uptiders are similar the top section of a normal 12 foot beachcaster with a short butt fitted so it will work but casting would be reduced as Steve says.
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