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steelheadmike72


went fishing for pinks today..on the beach..all fresh chromers..landed/released 25...then hook into this hog of a chum !!!..took me into my back in seconds...big head shakes and a couple jumps..then next cast hook into a 6lb pink and snap goes the tip..6" from top..brand new rod..thank god for lifetime warranty...man am i pissed !!
my guess is 18lb
abe

Harrison River?
prunehands

Had the same thing happen a few years back.I was beach fishing mid-island for coho.Stalked a school for hours before hooking up.Fish went nuts and although the fight was great, I was a bit bummed when I saw the big purple bars
Too bad about the rod, even with the warranty; it's still a hassle
masadatech

Hello. What sort of rod do you have that has life time warrantee? Am a newbie
YZ125

It's not the Harrison, you can see the chum lying of seaweed
gearbox

it's port hardy.
steelheadmike72

yup..caught in port hardy..
the rod is a echo switch..
tomorrow I'll take the 8wt..coho are being caught
slaytanik

a huge chum broke my 14' dragonfly spey #9-10 last fall on the Harrison!!!

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