Does this rod work as well for inshore saltwatrer as the Berkley Cobalt Fire?
I am looking for a under-$100 rod to match with my new Quantum Cabo 40, and am considering both the Berkley Lightning Rod Shock (b/c I fish with braid) and the Berkley Cobalt Fire. Is the Lightning Rod Shock as good as the Cobalt Fire for inshore saltwater fishing? Does it stand up to the salt?
asked 5 years, 5 months ago
on Berkley Lightning Rod Shock Series Spinning Rod
ive been useing for almost a year in salt water with noproblems and they are so sensitive and light i have no problem catching big red fish and snook from shore
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answered 2 years, 6 months ago
If it didn't stand up to freshwater for me it probably won't stand up to saltwater for you man.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
- Lake Villa, IL
if you like a stiff rod the berkley shock isnt the way the daiwa pro bass is a great rod for the price.
yes it is thats what makes it a better rod dont forget to rinse it off at the end of the day.
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answered 5 years, 2 months ago
For Salt water I would use a heavey rod. See which one has the heavy'st and use that. You wont be disapointed.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago