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Carbin Fiber or RX 7 Graphite Blank ?????
Posted by: Glenn McMurrian (---.bvtn.or.frontiernet.net)
Date: September 08, 2017 01:18AM

Would a blank made out of carbon fiber like the Rod Geeks blanks be better then a a blank like Rainshadow that is made out of RX 7 Graphite. I am looking for a good Crankbaitbait blank in the 7 to 7.4 length for fishing 1/4 to 3/4 baits in Med/Med power or Med/heavy not sure whitch one would be best any idea's

only for crankbaits

Glenn McMurrian



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 09/08/2017 04:24AM by Glenn McMurrian.

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Re: Carbin Fiber or RX 7 Graphite Blank ?????
Posted by: Matthew Paul (---.lightspeed.milwwi.sbcglobal.net)
Date: September 08, 2017 10:04AM

either one will work just fine now then the question is are you going to be using any crankbaits with a extremely large lip,deep divers? if so then I would opt for a med heavy and up the lure weight to 3/8- 1 ounce.
both have a blank in that range there is a bout a 20.00 difference in price unless you go to top line with either blank then they get on the expensive side

The best day to be alive is always tomorrow !!
Think out side the box when all else fails !!!
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Re: Carbin Fiber or RX 7 Graphite Blank ?????
Posted by: Donald La Mar (---.lightspeed.lsvlky.sbcglobal.net)
Date: September 08, 2017 01:22PM

Glenn

If your question is carbon fiber vs graphite, the names are synonymous within the context of rod blank material.

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Re: Carbin Fiber or RX 7 Graphite Blank ?????
Posted by: Geoff Staples (---.wavecable.com)
Date: September 08, 2017 07:04PM

Mr. McMurrian,
I would suggest checking out our catalog pages 28, 32, and 48. There are several crank bait blanks to choose from, both graphite and glass (and hybrid.) I've listed a link to the current catalog below. Take care.

[www.batsonenterprises.com]

Geoff Staples
www.batsonenterprises.com

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Re: Carbin Fiber or RX 7 Graphite Blank ?????
Posted by: Randy Weakley (47.150.16.---)
Date: September 09, 2017 09:22PM

Agree with Don; graphite is a carbon material. What people think of as carbon fiber is usually how it is woven together in its signature checkerboard pattern.

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