Advice please

 Looking to purchase a new jigging rod and for a bit of bottom bouncing as well, was looking at a Murasame Seriola pe6-8, has anybody used them ? Happy with them? Cheers


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pe 6-8 ? perth waters? or

Sat, 2017-02-25 12:02

pe 6-8 ?
perth waters?

or north

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 Doing another  trip to the

Sat, 2017-02-25 13:53

 Doing another  trip to the montys in October 

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 Hi mate i bought one

Sat, 2017-02-25 12:24

 Hi mate i bought one recently best one i ever bought and iv got saltiga rods there strong light and lovely to use can't stress how nice thay are get one u wont regret it

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not entirely sure on your usage

Sat, 2017-02-25 12:46

don't get me wrong here they look the goods but not going to be much good for demersal jigging at 5.0 ft.

great for sambos etc though.

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 ^This Also, imparting a good

Sat, 2017-02-25 13:59

 ^This

 

Also, imparting a good demersal style pitch action will be very difficult without using jigs upwards of 300g

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 That was my concern. Liked

Sat, 2017-02-25 13:56

 That was my concern. Liked the rating6-8 but possibly 5'6" length would be better?

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 6'-6'3 would be better

Sat, 2017-02-25 14:02

 6'-6'3 would be better still.

PE 3 would be much nicer to handle for Perth metro unless you're deep dropping or heading to the barges for sambos 

 

Edit: Just saw your new comment about the Montys. PE 6-8 will still be a lot of power unless you're racing the sharks

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 Yeah the sharks were a

Sat, 2017-02-25 14:55

 Yeah the sharks were a problem last time and found 5 wasn't enough , also have a pe3 outfit already

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 In that case go for it,

Sun, 2017-02-26 05:38

 In that case go for it, they're amazing rods loaded up

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 Thanks for everyone's help.

Sun, 2017-02-26 06:35

 Thanks for everyone's help. Cheers