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And the clear tip is a dead give-away that you bought a cheap rod current MSRP: Like many things in life, these rods are a case-study in trade-offs. You get super-strength, at the cost of finesse. And this year, the down-side to going Ugly shrank a bit.

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Shakespeare decided that after 37 years, a re-do was in order. After several month of use, I'd say the new generation is maybe 15 or 20 percent more sensitive, and it has a lot less wiggle to it. Now instead of feeling like a VHF antenna, it feels more like, well, a fishing rod. More importantly, I haven't managed to bust it yet, and I doubt I ever will. Check back with me in , and I'll let you know if it holds up as well as the original version.

In the mean-time, take a look at the Ugly Stik GX2 if you want to buy the best spinning rod in the world.

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Read reviews that mention great rod rod for the price big ones catfish rod rod is working great fishing rods cat handle sensitive shakespeare test trip caught flexible saltwater. Showing of 38 reviews. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later. Two-piece 8-Feet rod Verified Purchase. I caught several fish the first trip out with this rod. It is an excellent rod for the price. I bought another one for my dad to use.

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The rod is sensitive enough for the light biters and has enough backbone to reel in the big ones. One person found this helpful. This rod is pretty cool looking and seems to be pretty tough. I think I will be able to catch some pretty big fish on it Anyways, this rod gives me good confidence because Shakespeare has yet to let me done All of Shakespeare's reels are pretty messed up. The alpha big waters have drag problems and I ordered one Also, I have other reels by them that are messed up too.

Great catfish rod for the price. I use it with an Okuma baitfeeder. I've used it for surf and freshwater. Two-piece 7-Feet rod Verified Purchase. I was kind of skeptical of the price at first but this is a pretty good rod for catfish and I even use it for carp. Keep those lines tight! Worked great reeling in a large stingray. Very well-made I like the sturdiness the feel of the rod the weight it's light it's in two pieces which makes it easy to transport I really like the color can't wait to fish it I'm sure it'll handle the big cats that I'm used to catching.

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