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> 6lb max drag on reel - Enough for Steelhead?
Posted: Oct 08, 2020 - 11:58 am

Smolt Trout

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I have a reel that has a 6lbs max drag . Is this enough for river steelhead fishing ?

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Posted: Oct 08, 2020 - 01:23 pm

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Depends how much Wheaties the rainbow had for breakfast. You can always "thumb" the spool while the line screams out.


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