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Posted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:08 am 
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Check out this story using vintage tackle. Ironic twist the President of Shimano was using a J.A. Coxe reel!

https://aftco.com/blogs/news/giant-paci ... ub-bluefin


Posted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:50 pm 
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I'm more impressed with the preservation of the line than the rod or reel. It had two-thirds of the original wet breaking strength.
-steve


Posted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:38 pm 
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Cool! There was a Pflueger Templar on the boat too. I guess they put the photo in upside down for preferred composition :lol:


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