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Choose the Right Rod and Reel for Ice Fishing Walleye

Avid ice angler Jesse Tintes provides some helpful insight on what to consider when choosing an ice rod and reel for walleye. There are several on-ice applications that require different rod types, actions and lengths but Jesse explains what to look for in a good all-around walleye ice fishing rod and reel. Questions to ask yourself are. Do you fish outside or in a house? Do you sit, stand or kneel? Do you actively fish spoons and jigs? Do you mainly use a set line such as bobbers or dead sticking? Consider this guidance before making a purchase.


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