Let me explain. Cork was the best I've seen and the apoxy and finish was done expertly. It measures 7-foot, 3-inches and is a Dobyns 4-power rod – heavy/fast action. Floating Worms/ Flukes/ Jigs/ Senkos/ Texas Rigs. You can post now and register later. The DX casting rods also, amazing cork on the handles. Rod handle lengths are measured from the butt of the rod to the top of the foregrip. There is no way to describe the power you get in this rod. Like I said, it's good and will do what the average Joe wants but being a dedicated spinning rod guy who likes to use the rod to its fullest potential, I say that there's more that it become. I've also seen people say that the 806 is a pretty well round and versatile rod for fitting more applications. $229.99 - $259.99 Best Seller. If you're a die hard SB guy go with the Champion. 181 Suburban Road San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, © Tackle Warehouse LLC. Top. Comments: My 764 Spinning Rod has been fished with a multitude of baits (Senkos, Ikas, topwater, shakey head, lipless crankbaits). This post is from Gary Dobyns on another form. The result of decades of tournament experience (and success) amassed by the West’s all-time leading money winner, the Champion Extreme Series delivers the ultimate in sensitivity, strength, weight and balance. It really boils down to 2 different rods hard vs soft baits. If you’re only getting one, get the 867. Dobyns Rods 735C Specifications. Close. It is a nice, light tip that gives way to a lot more backbone than you would expect for the rating. Dartheads/ Dropshot Rigs/ Finesse Special/ Shaky Heads. If you plan on throwing 8" hudds a lot then the 807 is ideal. The Dobyns Champion XP Series; The Dobyns Kaden Series; The Dobyns Sierra Series; The Dobyns Sierra Micro Series; The Dobyns Sierra Ultra Finesse Casting Series; The Dobyns Sierra Trout and Panfish Series; The Dobyns Fury Series; The Dobyns Colt Series; The Dobyns Fred “Boom Boom” Roumbanis Series; The Dobyns Mike Bucca Bull-Shad Series ; The Dobyns Sam Sobi Series; Baits. I picked up the 742 earlier this season based on a few recommendations and reviews. Delivering top-of-the-line performance like only Dobyns Rods can, no expense was spared with the new Dobyns Champion Extreme HP Spinning Rods. Back and better than ever, the new Dobyns Champion Extreme HP Spinning Rods feature some key upgrades and enhancements. The rod is everything I expected. [ View Diagram ]. Use the 806 on the 4×4. Comments: I just got the DX743SF. $169.99 - $179.99 Dobyns Xtasy Casting Rods. Comments: I purchased the DX742 (7'4'ML). Probably one of the most versatile rods on the market if you needed a 1 rod quiver, for a reel, i use the super duty wide spool and its performed great for a season of tough use. As Trevor said, sounds like the 867 is what you need. Finesse Bass Rod Suggestions - Dobyns Sierra vs Daiwa Tatula vs Dobyns Champion, etc . By I've had the rod for a couple of months now and waited to do a review until I was fairly certain about my opinion on this rod. The 806 is ok for smaller soft baits, but not 8” hudds or anything weedless, IMO. * Price comparisons are based on the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price ("MSRP") or Original Selling Price. Easily tosses 2-8oz realistically. Can be purchased at Dobynsrods.com or Tackle Warehouse. The only thing I really get chub for with the 806 is throwing a Slammer. It's not extremely sensitive for its price point - average at most. It's the unsung hero of the XP line. Material: Proprietary Graphite: Length: 7'-3" Line Wt. I don't have anywhere local where i can feel one before hand so I'm looking for some advise on which to choose. DX701SF HP. On a side note im also looking at reels and currently have a chance at some really good deals. Post by russ57 » Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:47 pm IMHO Dobyns sensitivity is pretty bad and the rods are completely overpriced. No slop.   You cannot paste images directly. Clear editor. I can get a brand new lews super duty beast wide spool for $78 on clearance at my local store or a calcutta 200 b for $132 on clearance. There's probably a way that you could save a lot of money and get 2 rods that would do pretty much everything you want for the same price. Black Friday was nice to me this year and i was able to pick up my First 100$ rod. Dobyns Fred "Boom Boom" Roumbanis Series Spinning Rods. Posted by 1 year ago. I will say that the champ is more parabolic in my experience. If you’re concentrating on that 1-5oz range, get the 806. Comments: Phenomenal line of rods. So when you're getting ready to put all your energy into making a hard, long cast, and your bait(lure) takes a hard nose dive straight down into the water (the line wrapped over the top of the keeper prevents line from coming off your spool), it's very upsetting. $159.99 - $169.99 Dobyns Colt Series Spinning Rods. Dobyns Rods Sierra Series Sensitivity . Also try using the search function, this rod question has been asked multiple times over the last few months. If i went any bigger it might be something like a deps 250 or islide 262.  everything else will be on the smaller end. And there’s NO rod that’s ideal for soft baits and hard baits. I second what Trevor said. I have tossed a Hudd 68 on it on the lowest end of the spectrum and Deps 250ss comfortably on the other. All Dobyns Champion Rods covered by a $70 "no hassles replacement plan." The Series also comes equipped with new Fuji Tangle-free K-series Concept Guides - the world’s finest tangle-free guides. It cast fairly well, but it won't perform the best with anything light like 1/8 oz (which is the lowest setting that it claims to rated for). Performance-oriented, and value driven, the Dobyns Sierra Micro Spinning Rods utilize premium components and Dobyn's high-end design to produce best-in-class performance. Delivering top-of-the-line performance like only Dobyns Rods can, the new Dobyns Champion Extreme HP Spinning Rods have all your finesse fishing needs covered. The 806 is never going to be TOO light. Great tip to work the bait but then quickly loads to set the hook. DX741SF HP. Great reel for the price. Comments: I've had a 702SF in the Champion and 703Sf in the Savvy for years now. The 867 is truly a do-everything rod. If you're looking for a lightweight, sensitive and versatile crankbait rod, I recommend the Dobyns Champion Series 764CB for all of your cranking needs. From drop shot, to Senkos, to Swimbaits, to Tubes, to Jigs, these could be the best spinning rod for the $$. The rod is so well balanced, it makes my other rods seem off. Select below. You can feel the quality of the craftsmanship as soon as its in your hands. It is worth the investment. The Dobyns Sierra Series Spinning Rods deliver the proven technique-specific performance and high quality components that anglers love about Dobyns Rods - now at a more affordable price point. I do NOT like throwing jig hooked Hudds on it, too whippy for that. Dartheads/ Gitzits/ Jigs/ Senkos/ Texas Rigs/ Tubes. Comments: I have five Dobyns Champion Extreme HPs in my line-up, the 742, 792, 743, 704 and the 764. Great rod for the nail weighted senko. I got my 742 and what a SWEET rod. Action is spot on and the rod balanced exceptionally well with my Ballistic LT. DX703SF HP. Dobyns Sierra Series Spinning Rods. This line of rod could be the best value for the money for a quality spinning rod. I've used it on big cranking slammers all the way to weedless swimmers and it's performed flawlessly. The IMX features 9 guides plus … All and all it was roughly $110.00 to get a new rod + shipping charges. My suggestion would be the 806 for the smaller stuff and anything bigger than a 8" hudd you should just get an 867 or something in XH or XXH rating. The product of collaboration between Dobyns rods and Fred "Boom Boom" Roumbanis, the Dobyns Fred "Boom Boom" Roumbanis Series Spinning Rods deliver a top of the line performance with the use of proprietary high modulus graphite blanks and Fuji components. It's awesome for jig hook Hudds too. Actual sales may not have occurred at this price. Expanding Dobyns’ angler-praised Sierra rod series, the Dobyns Sierra Micro Casting Rods deliver best-in-class performance at an affordable price point, making the Sierra a great entry-level rod. Question. From: Chuck: Minnesota 7/14/19. Handles 1/2oz bottom bouncers without feeling overloaded. Champion Extreme Series rods feature proprietary high modulus graphite blanks, Fuji guides, Toray material, Kevlar wrapping, Fuji reel seats and hoods and AAA-grade Portugal cork grips. The balance though, is perfect on this rod. Having had both, I would say the 806 is probably the better rod for the baits mentioned, and its able to handle the lighter baits pretty well.   Pasted as rich text. Butnyoure almost even pushing it with the phoney and Hinkle and you’d be nuts to be tossing the 250 on it. Finesse Bass Rod Suggestions - Dobyns Sierra vs Daiwa Tatula vs Dobyns Champion, etc. I think im going to go with the 867 now after all the recommendations for it and some researching. Dang, now yall really have me thinking with everyone saying go for the 867. It's one of the best I've ever used and I know you'll be impressed as well. I suppose that's better than nothing at all. I have been amazed at how much power Dobyns has packed into such a lightweight rod. If you went for the Dobyns Fury 806 instead of the champion series you would have enough left over to buy something like an Okuma guide select XH or XXH which would throw the bigger stuff. I have fished all other high end brands, Loomis NRX, GLX and IMX, Shimano Expride, Daiwa Steez and Abu Garcia Fantasista, and I can without hesitation that everything you want in a rod is present with the Dobyns Champion Extreme HP line of rods. I have a rod that i can get away with throwing stuff up to 2 ounces for now anyways, so i might as well get something to cover the spectrum above that. The new Dobyns Champion Spinning Rods feature the same winning blanks as the original Champion Series and now come equipped with premium Fuji guides. I can throw a gigantic Hiro Godzilla, a DEPS 250 or I've even thrown a 8" and 10" Triple Trout with no issues.   Your previous content has been restored. Dobyns Rods Champion Extreme HP Casting Rod The ultimate in sensitivity, strength, weight and balance! The very best of the best, the Dobyns Xtasy Spinning Rods are built with premium materials, like Toray Nano graphite and Fuji Torzite guides to achieve a top of the line, sensitivity rich design that excels with techniques, like worms and drop shots. Product Review: I have less expensive rods that out perform this rod in many categories, and haven't broke even after years of use. That being said i've seen some people mention the 806 was a little soft for jig hooks. Kevlar wrapping and premium, lightweight Fuji Reel Seats round out the premium features, along with AAA-grade, hi-density cork split-grip handles. Powered by Invision Community. The Fury 806SB and the Champ 806 SB are similar but different. I want it to still be able to load that stuff up on a cast and have enough tip to really load up for fighting a fish. Early spring winding with the best chadderbait rod on the market. Good luck! It's flexy enough for treble baits and has enough backbone for driving jig hooks home. DX742SF HP. Question. And we haven’t even started on the 807 lol. I toss the shellcracker g2 on mine just fine. If you see yourself throwing bigger baits in the near future (you most likely will) I would suggest the 867. Built with an emphasis value and performance, the Dobyns Colt Series Spinning Rods utilize application specific lengths and tapers, plus high-end components to give value-oriented anglers everything they need to compete. ... Delivering the proven technique-specific performance and high quality components that anglers love about Dobyns Rods, the new Dobyns Sierra Series Casting Rods now do it at a more affordable price point. Retail is closed on all major U.S. holidays. Their sloped frames and rings “shed” tangles before they become a problem, and their lightweight frame design allows for greater stability and strength. As someone said, there is NO rod that efficiently throws 2-8oz. Whether you are looking for a budget-friendly option, or to simply add an extra rod to your arsenal, the Dobyns Fury Spinning Rods have exactly what you need. From: Nick: Orrington 11/9/19. The Dobyns Sierra Series Spinning Rods deliver the proven technique-specific performance and high quality components that anglers love about Dobyns Rods - now at a more affordable price point. Simply outstanding on first impression. Another exceptional product from Dobyns. $159.99 - $179.99 Dobyns Colt Series Casting Rods. This product qualifies for a TW Spinning Rod Sleeve for only $4.99! Sensitivity, Power, Light Weight, Balance, Consistency and Build Quality. Short story - they hold you responsible for replacing the rod, but at a reduced fee. 12-25 lb: Lure Wt. Dartheads/ Gitzits/ Shaky Heads/ Tubes. I use the 795 on my bullshads works great. I've used it for live bait rigging walleye on Mille Lacs. The hook keeper should be with in the 6 or 12 o'clock positions on the rod...not the 10 o'clock. × All Rights Reserved. The tip is amazing. Aside from that, the rod is worth the money because so it can fight big fish, and cast up to 1 ounce lures!! Love everything about it except the location of the hook keeper (this only applies to fishermen who crank a spinning reel with their left hand). I'm trying to upgrade from my Daiwa AIRD-X 6'6" ML F rod to something a little more sensitive, light, and balanced. The sierra … If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Those are some of my top contenders for reels other than maybe a tranx 300, but the price for it isn't even in the same ballpark to the deals i can get on the calcutta or lews. Get an 867 if you can. Comments: Holy Cow! I've owned all of the rods mentioned and I don't think you're sacrificing a whole lot (if at all) by going with those particular rods at the lower price point. All Dobyns Champion Rods covered by a $70 "no hassles replacement plan." Archived. I have the 742, which apparently gets a lot of attention. 7. morgantm16, Planning on using this as an all around finesse rod, 2.8 keitechs, shakeyheads, ned rigs, tubes. A real test of a rods sensitivity capabilities is to tie on a light weight and see how well it can transmit the bottom in 10-12 feet of water. As for reel, go with the Lews Super Duty in wide spool. I was originally thinking i could get away with the 795 but have seen some people say these rods have such a parabolic bend and softer tip that they would be scared to throw lures on the upper end of the weight range. Even smaller cranks, if you do that with a spinning rod. Dartheads/ Dropshot Rigs/ Neko Rigs. I can probably swing getting another rod or two after christmas is out of the way in maybe an 806 for smaller glides and an 807 for the jig hook baits. Light and balanced paired with a Shimano Stradic CI4+ 2500. Just know that you’re gonna need another setup for big hard baits and soft baits. It unexpectedly snapped shortly after landing a fish. Comments: It's good, but there's something missing.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Upload or insert images from URL. I've owned all of the rods mentioned and I don't think you're sacrificing a whole lot (if at all) by going with those particular rods at the lower price point. The actions are technique-specific making it extremely easy to select a rod. Balances best with a 1500/2000 size reel. The Dobyns Sierra Series Spinning Rods deliver the proven technique-specific performance and high quality components that anglers love about Dobyns Rods - now at a more … Dobyns Rods Champion Series 735C might be your remedy. The new Dobyns Champion Spinning Rods feature the same winning blanks as the original Champion Series and now come equipped with premium Fuji guides. To me, anything above 20lb doesn't leave much left on the spool comfortably. Comments:  Product: Dobyns Champion Extreme HP Spin Rod 7'6" Med Hvy 764. The rod doesn't have a true whipping action and actually acts more stiff when casting. This rod is gonna be great for drop-shotting and light action baits such as Ned rigs and neko rigs. We use cookies to make our website and your shopping experience effective, secure and user-friendly. Sensitivity-wise, I looked forward to the rod being exceptional when I first got it but I am disappointed. Durability: Rod tip broke after roughly 5 months of light use. Like a Swiss Army Knife, the 734 is the most versatile rod in the Champion lineup. I have a Calcutta 200GTB for <20lb fluorocarbon applications. The sensitivity is awesome, plenty of tip to throw lighter rigs and still enough power to … Another thing to keep in mind is that a smaller low profile will fit better on an 806 than I think a round reel will, but that's personal preference. I used it for stripers one time, and it handled a near 20lber in heavy current with ease. I heard a lot of great comments about this model and I see why. Dartheads/ Dropshot Rigs/ Finesse Special/ Gitzits/ Shaky Heads/ Tubes. × The weight, as well, is positively lightweight, which helps when it comes to a long day of fishing or any fishing in that matter. Comments: I have the 7'M and it'll definitely double as a shakey head & drop shot rod. Probably the biggest stuff that will get thrown on it is something like a phoney frog, hinkle, maybe a deps 175, and some huds. How do I use it? When someone asks which rod” do I get first?”, this is always my recommendation. They're all quality rods. Will that 867 be too much rod for that lighter stuff. Looking to get either a dobyns champion xp 795 or 806. From: Justin: Colorado Springs, CO 3/5/19. Re: Kistler vs Dobyns. If you stay on this website, you agree to the use of cookies. Some online retailers stop carrying them because of the higher shipping fee for any rod tube longer than 8ft. The proprietary, high modulus graphite blanks are extremely lightweight and balanced, and feature hand-picked actions and tapers designed for specific bass fishing applications. Needed a rod with the same tip as the 702 Champ but a little more parabolic action. From the first time I picked this rod up, my jig hook ups have sky rocketed. The 867 is awesome for treble hooked baits AND EVERYTHING else. DX702SF HP. This rod does have a lot of backbone though! What all does the 734 do well? I wish I had 2 867's instead of an 806 and an 867. November 6, 2018 in The Underground. Comments: I recently picked up the 702SF HP as my dedicated dropshot shot. The 806 is tits for treble baits, particularly 9" Slammers, it's OK for treble rigged Hudds but a little light, good for smaller Triple Trouts. I was wondering if i should go ahead and bump up to the 806. Very sharp looking rod & has the NICEST feeling cork ever put on a rod! Paste as plain text instead, × I can fish 3/8 to 1 ounce jigs with ease, pitching and casting with pinpoint accuracy. The hook keeper was placed in the 10 o'clock position on the rod, which causes your line (braid) to creep up and wrap around the keeper after opening the bail and holding the loose line with your index finger. Built upon premium, high-modulus graphite blanks, the Dobyns Sierra Micro Casting Rods are offered in a number of application specific builds that offer a premium blend of responsiveness and backbone. I bought to drop shot ffor picky fish in SoCal, but it's proven to be good for a darterhead & smaller tubes as well. Ive landed a number of quality 8-10lb walleyes and 5-6lb smallmouth on this setup and it has handled everything with ease. I've even stuck some pigs on the 867 with the 6.75" 3:16 Rising Son and stock hooks, never bent out a treble or felt I was "over" powered and that is not a heavy bait at all. So it's near impossible to have one rod to cover both ends of the weight spectrum. 806 for you're 1-4 oz hard treble baits and 867 for heavier and soft baits. Focused on affordability and performance, the Dobyns Sierra Micro Casting Rods utilize high-modulus graphite blanks and premium components to give anglers everything that they need to compete. They're all quality rods. DX764SF HP. The price tag hurts but this rod is worth it. Hook Keepers (G Loomis in the foreground) GUIDES - The Dobyns Champion Series rods all feature Kigan SiC guides, while the G Loomis IMX rods feature Fuji Alconite guides (which I think is something else that should be upgraded on these rods). Copyright © 2020 Swimbait Underground Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible. You'll find more information on cookies at, Free Ground shipping on orders over $50    |     Free Returns. Display as a link instead, × After getting my hands on a Dobyns Champion Extreme 744C in the fall of last year, I quickly fell in love with the perfect balance, great sensitivity, quality components, stylish looks and all around great performance of this rod. A quick review on the FR735c by Dobyns Rods. Customer Service/Life Time Warranty: Not the most helpful or professional. Select below. Comments: Im a huge fan of dobyns i have several rods the only thing i wish they would offer is an exfast action finesse spinning rod. It's a Jack of all trades! Im probably a long ways from throwing those 250s and the 262, mostly more in the range of the other baits i mentioned and down into some lighter stuff probably around 2 oz like some bullshad wakes, shell cracker g2, and maybe some other soft swim baits. russ57 Elite Angler Posts: 273 Joined: Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:21 am. The answer is the 702 SF Extreme HP. Lots of backbone with a very sensitive tip. Hopefully i can break them all in with some nice big bass! If you went for the Dobyns Fury 806 instead of the champion series you would have enough left over to buy something like an Okuma guide select XH or XXH which would throw the bigger stuff. They both throw the same baits and both actions are close. Sierra Argon/Magnesium Champion KLX/Helium Champion Extreme Xtacy Z-Bone Interested in the opinion of anyone who knows these rods and the details of graphite quality. Don't be intimidated by its length because it is a surprisingly easy rod to work with. I'm a little new to throwing bigger swimbaits and looking to get a new rod for it. The Dobyns Fury line was designed to be “sensitive, light, strong, and balanced at an exceptional value.” The Fury 734C casting rod fits that description and more. This product qualifies for a TW Spinning Rod Sleeve at a discounted Price of $8.99! The dx 743 c has become my go to finesse jig rod. The materials and guides are a lot different. Sensitive tip that loads into a great backbone. Sign up for Dobyns Rods news and updates. I was in a similar situation, this should help.. Absolutely amazing rod for this application! -With a Curado K 7:1-Zman Jackhammer 1/2 oz-15 lb InvizX I'm not saying every time the line will wrap around the hook keeper upon casting, but it's frequent enough to make it a big annoyance!! I have a Nasci in 3000 size and the rod/reel combo feels weightless in my hand. The Dobyns Champion Series 764CB Crankbait Rod is available at TackleWarehouse.com and DobynsRods.com. A 3/8-ounce jig will feel like it is almost floating in water 10 feet or better with 15-pound test monofilament line. I know guys that throw 250s on the 806 but I think it's  way underpowered. The build quality is amazing. The Dobyns Champion XP Series; The Dobyns Kaden Series; The Dobyns Sierra Series; The Dobyns Sierra Micro Series; The Dobyns Sierra Ultra Finesse Casting Series; The Dobyns Sierra Trout and Panfish Series; The Dobyns Fury Series; The Dobyns Colt Series; The Dobyns Fred “Boom Boom” Roumbanis Series; The Dobyns Mike Bucca Bull-Shad Series ; The Dobyns Sam Sobi Series; Baits. For 3/16-5/16 oz jigs/ t rigs this rod shines. I've thrown frogs on an 806 and it casted them farther than any rod I've used with mono haha. Retail Hours: (Walk In Traffic) Temporarily Closed, Curbside Pickup: Mon - Sat: 10am - 5:30pm PST Sun: Closed *Pick up location - Tennis Warehouse Unit 110, Phone Hours: Monday - Friday: 5am - 6pm PT Sat - Sun: 10:00am - 3:00pm PT. Do yourself a favor and check this rod out, you won’t be disappointed. Quickly loads to set the hook keeper should be with in the Savvy for years now always my recommendation the. 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