Texas Striper Rods
Personally I am a micro light junky. It is not uncommon to find me landing >20" Texoma Striper on my Bass Pro Shops 6'6" superlight fiberglass rod using 2lb test line and a 2" shad on a 1/8oz head. But the standard rod choice for jigging is the 7' medium or medium heavy that can handle...
Texoma Striper Reels
I really appreciate the design and advantages of the Shimano Sprirex FG series. These are getting hard to find. The Spirex features auto aligning back stop and a line collecting trigger that allows you to open the bale and cast or redrop with one hand.
Catch Texoma Striper on Topwater
September is known as "topwater" month for Texoma Striper and you can experience some amazing topwater explosions in water as shallow as 2ft (kayak advantage). Most people throw 5" plugs and spooks, but growing up fishing salt water I was introduced to to a 4" saltwater lure call " Top Dog Jr." This is my top choice for topwater texoma striper.