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what kind of rod n reel do i need ?

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what kind of rod n reel can be a combo do I need 2 fish off a platform 60 miles out in the gulf of mexico ? needs 2 hold at least a 100lb test line n the rod needs 2 break down 2 fit in a helicopter compartment. where do I buy? not 2 expensive please!!!! thanks a lot!!!!
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   35004x4
They make a helicopter pole. I have one from when I worked offshore. I believe they 5'. Got mine from sporting goods store. Work great. I used a Penn reel with braid. Used it to catch black fin tuna.
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   CCAguns
Need to know the water depth and what type of fish you are fishing. I spent many years working the Gulf - 60 miles out can be 15' of water or several hundred feet.
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   CCAguns
Based on your reply, get a 5 foot tuna stick (probably find one in the classifieds here) and a good Penn reel (4/0-6/0). Avoid the spinning reels as you won't need to do any casting. 70-80 pound is plenty as few folks can put more than 25 pounds pressure on a fish. Besides, it will increase your line capacity. The extra thickness of good offshore monofilament provides for good abrasion resistance.

Most helicopters will allow a 5 foot rod, but put your reel and associated equipment in your duffle bag.
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thanks a lot
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