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Buying Rod & Reel Combo Or Choosing Each Separately?

Experienced anglers are usually better served by purchasing their rods and reels separately, while beginning anglers are often better off purchasing one of the rod...
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One- Or Two-Piece Or Telescopic Fishing Rod – Which One To Choose?

Despite their seeming simplicity, fishing rods vary in a number of important ways. They exhibit different actions, different levels of power and various construction...
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Review: Team Daiwa Surf Spinning Rod

Outdoor Empire top pick for surf fishing rod. Shore-fishing presents anglers with a variety of challenges that they rarely face when working on small ponds,...
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Review: Shakespeare Ugly Stik Tiger Spinning Rod

Outdoor Empire top pick for spinning rod. Durability is one of the most important factors to consider when purchasing any fishing gear, especially with rods....

Choosing The Best Fishing Rod In 2017 & 6 Top Picks Reviewed

¬† Check out our full guide on getting started with fishing.   They say that a fisherman is only as good as his rod. With that in mind,...

Fishing Gear Guide

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Beginner’s Fishing Gear Guide

While your grandfather may have gone fishing with little more than a length of bamboo, some twine and a hook, modern anglers have a...

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