Best jigging rod

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  1. Nickolai M Miotto

    Nickolai M Miotto

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    Looking to spend some money on two new jigging rods for this winer. Whats everyones favorite? Primarily walleye.

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    I purchased 4 of these last winter in med and med hvy. Never did get a chance to use them but they are fairly light weight, sensitive, and very well put together.
     
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    You'll really like them.

    I use MH for eyes, M for jumbo perch. ML only gets used for dinks, but some guys like ML rods for eyes. I might try ML for deadstick.
     
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    Do a custom rod, then you get it the way you want it.
     
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    Nickolai M Miotto

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    You ask me to build you one. 989.292.9568
     
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    Not knocking custom rods but not sure for a walleye ice rod there will be much improvement over an Elite Tech.
     
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    Don't do it! You will just jinx the ice fishing season!!
     
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    If you would like a rod that is a certain color/design/handle etc, then custom is the way to go. If you want a well functioning and sensitive rod, I think the difference for a short ice rod like this is miniscule enough to just not worry about.
     
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    I totally agree. Part of the custom rod is getting exactly what you want. Endless possibilities.
     
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    Already ruin last ice season for us buying a brand new bearcat
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    fenwick elite tech 28-32 inch MH for eyes but i do have a couple of 21-24 inch ultra light fast action for gills i use in deep water