Shaky Head Setup (Rod/Reel/Line) - Patrick Walters

Mon, August 2, 2021

Patrick uses two shaky head setups. One baitcasting setup for heavier weighted jigs and a more finesse option for the lighter heads. Check out why Patrick uses both models to increase his hookup percentage!

Patrick's Offshore Baitcaster Setup

Line:

Patrick likes to go with 14 - 17 Lb Sufix Advance fluorocarbon.

Sufix Advance Fluorocarbon

Weight:

8Lb10Lb12Lb14Lb17Lb20Lb

Spool Length:

200 Yards
$23.99 – 38.99Product Details

Rod:

Patrick goes with a 7'3" medium heavy rod

Daiwa Tatula Series Casting Rods

LENGTH:

6'3"6'6"6'10"7'0"7'1"7'3"7'4"7'6"7'9"

POWER:

MediumMedium-HeavyMedium-LightHeavy

ACTION:

FastMedium-FastRegularExtra-FastModerate-Fast
$149.99 – 199.99Product Details

Reel:

Patrick chooses the 7:1 gear ratio Daiwa Tatula Elite

Daiwa Tatula Elite Casting Reel

Retrieve:

RightLeft

Gear Ratio:

6.3:17.1:18.1:1

Patrick's Spinning Reel Setup

Line:

Patrick chooses 10 Lb braid to a 10 Lb leader keeping it light

Sufix 832 Braid

Colors:

Low-Vis Green
Camo
Coastal Camo
Neon Lime
Ghost

Weight:

6LB8LB10LB15LB20LB30LB40LB50LB65LB

Spool Length:

150 Yards300 Yards1200 Yards
$15.99 – 109.99Product Details
Sufix Advance Fluorocarbon

Weight:

8Lb10Lb12Lb14Lb17Lb20Lb

Spool Length:

200 Yards
$23.99 – 38.99Product Details

Rod:

Patrick goes with a 7' medium to medium heavy action rod

Daiwa Tatula Elite Series Spinning Rods

LENGTH:

6'10"7'0"7'1"7'3"7'4"7'6"

POWER:

MMLMH

ACTION:

X-FASTFAST
$179.99 – 289.99Product Details

Reel:

Patrick goes with a large 4000 size Daiwa Tatula LT

Daiwa Tatula LT Spinning Reel

GEAR RATIO:

6.2:1

SIZE:

10002000250030004000

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