mad mike explodes a jiggin' stick !!!

Discussion in 'Pelagics' started by jawz, Dec 5, 2008.

  1. jawz

    jawz Junior member

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    that's right !! ol' mad mike,he was battlin' a big ol' blue fin and blew up a jiggin' stick...this guy's a one man wreckin' crew when it comes to battlin' a big fish...the rod explodes and he still manages to get the fish in the boat...whatta frickin' stud !!!!
     

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  2. spineyman

    spineyman Senior Member

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    I guess he gets a kick out of catching fish the hard way.
     

  3. Enoch

    Enoch Senior Member

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    so is that a HOPPER rod there?

    how did it explode so far into the rod? hmmmm quality control here
     
  4. bigshellbeachbum

    bigshellbeachbum Junior member

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    Excellent job landing that fish with a broken rod. What’s the low down on the rod and what weight line was he fishing?
    Scott
     
  5. mad mike

    mad mike Junior member

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    it was an offshore angler extreme 65-200 it was a 16vsx loaded with jb hollow 80 topshot of 80fluro I dont think the rod ever has been replaced yet