YARD SALE ROD

Discussion in 'LOCAL ILLINOIS TALK' started by BIG_D, Sep 7, 2008.

  1. BIG_D

    BIG_D New Member

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    got a oceanmariner rod with a pro amx reel on it reel is nuten to brag about but this is one heavy duty rod number sp841 7ft med-hvy action 15-30lb line 1-3oz lure made by walker international detroit MI. since 1937
    i think this will make a good cat rod it looks like it would handle anything but iv never herd of theas rods just got $10.00 in it not a bad deal i dont think if you know anything about theas rods love to hear it hears a few pics
     

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  2. BIG_D

    BIG_D New Member

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    a few more pics
     

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  3. catfish kenny

    catfish kenny New Member

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    good ro1d nice find you have there....
     
  4. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    Never messed with them myself... the eyes look a little weak from the photo... but it should work out good enough.
     
  5. littleman

    littleman Active Member

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    Looks like you found a really good deal.
     
  6. BIG_D

    BIG_D New Member

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    Brian the eyes are anything but week this is one heavy built rod i would like to catch a fish that could destroy it it would take a monster
     
  7. catman4926

    catman4926 New Member

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    looks like you found a bargain
     
  8. catfish kenny

    catfish kenny New Member

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    My first troll rod that I lost in the drink was a o-master....There rods are built to last.... least the few I have been round.Put you a good abu or penn on that rod & you will have it giong on...If you dont like it let me know I'll give ya 15 bucks fer the rod and you can keep the reel!:wink:
     
  9. BIG_D

    BIG_D New Member

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    kenny i like the rod but that tic turd reel is crap its gota go
     
  10. Don Wessling

    Don Wessling New Member

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    Looks like a good setup to me. Rod is worth more than that, and if the reel works ok, use it.