"The rod combo from eagle claw is average. Blanks are not straight and line guides are not lined up well like more expensive rods. For a first rod this would be ok. However, I had this combo shipped"... (read full reviews)
"I bought this at a local walmart store in ohio, the reel is good, has smooth action and casts well but the rod snapped in half on the first decent sized fish i caught.
Would recommend going with"... (read full reviews)
"The rod is a well built very nice rod, good feeling sensitivity.
THE REEL THEY PUT ON IT IS CHEAP!
Its retrive handle is thin flat flimsy metal.
And attached to the body of the reel with some cheap"... (read full reviews)
"recieved rod and reel, took out of box ,handle fell off due to missing retaining screw. Did the whole walmart return thing on computer, in the mean time I contacted reel manufacturer and no quesions"... (read full reviews)
"Its a good travel fishing rod for the price. Caution though, it does not say so in the description, but it is a left handed fishing reel. Makes it real awkward for rightys like me. A little"... (read full reviews)
"I recently purchased the Cortland 7.5' Fly Rod, 4/5 WT, 4pc.
Nice rod, BUT~
I was expecting a rod that was border line 4/5 wt.
As it turns out, this rod is a heavy 6wt.
It cast fine with a 6wt line, I"... (read full reviews)
"I bought this for my 6 year old for our fathers day camping trip. We fished quite a bit and had no problems with the combo. He was able to easily cast it out and reel it in. Did not have problems"... (read full reviews)
"I bought 2 of these for my sons, one worked good the other one we can not cast with it. Made for a happy fishing trip for the son who don't really like fishing anyway. The reels are very cheap, they"... (read full reviews)
"It broke easily when I was switching the handle from the left side to the right side. I know how to switch a handle and the handle just fell off. This is poor craftsmanship if you ask me."... (read full reviews)
"This pole broke the very first day it was used. It was not caught on anything but the fish and when my daughter was reeling in the fish the top of the pole snapped right off. We were very"... (read full reviews)
"Bought this product and was Very Disapointed! The large pole didn't work the fishing line was all twisted up inside the gears, and the little one kept jamming! Going to have to take them back which"... (read full reviews)
"The reel didn't work when I got it, after the fight to make it work I still didn't get to enjoy it because the tip broke off after the first catch. Very flimsy and not well put together."... (read full reviews)
"This combo is made by Shakespeare, BUT it's not an Ugly Stick. Look carefully at the photo. You won't see the Ugly Stick trademark anywhere. I ordered this and found out the hard way."... (read full reviews)
"the fish broke and sunk the first time it was used....than the line snapped and I can not fix it, it keeps snaging on the housing. not happy with it. great idea though, it was just cheap, I will try"... (read full reviews)