Introduction: Tossing big baits with the intention of landing bigger weights in the livewell is becoming more commonplace with each passing year. However, that practice has kind of settled in with the mid-sized and mid-weighted baits of roughly five to seven inches in length and maybe two to four ounces in weight. The big, bad baits measuring nine inches or more and weighting in excess of six ounces are still the purview of serious trophy hunters, not tournament or more recreational minded anglers fishing for more than just one bite. As a result, finding sticks that can handle those bigger, badder baits is not a simple task. Kistler Custom Rods enters the foray this year with their brand new KLX7107XXH big bait stick rated to a whopping nine ounces (9oz) in lure weight! Let's see if this stick can truly handle it.
Complete Article: http://www.tackletour.com/reviewkistlerklx7107xxh.html
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Nailed it... I'm still laughing over here lol