What type of baitcasting rod/reel combo will allow me to fish for bottom fish, bait fish and stripers?

I just bought a shakespeare 6’6″ baitcasting reel and lined it with 20#. It doesn’t look to strong so my question is i know i’ll be able to use it for bait fish and bottom fish, but can i use if for stripers too or is it too small?

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What is a good baitcaster reel and rod combo for a beginner?

I’m going to be 15 and I want to get a baitcaster. I fish in Canada on the summers I catch pike, bass, catfish, and panfish. I want a low profile reel and I have a budget of about $100. I want an all around good combo for what I’m going to catch with. Pro’s, con’s, brands, and specific combos would be appreciated! Thanks!!
Is abu Garcia good just for the price because I saw a lot of abu Garcia poles that complained about durability

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What is the best spinning combo for steelhead fishing?

I am looking for a good spinning rod for steelhead fishing. I don’t want a noodle rod because i will be using around ten pound test. Also, for the reel, im looking at the shimano stradic and the diawa whisker ss. The only problem with the diawa whisker is that they are not made in japan anymore. Any suggestions. Thanks

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What is the best rod and reel combo?

I’m looking for a open face rod and reel combo. Ideally I’d like something with at least a 3 ball bearing reel that will serve 8 to 12lb test line. Medium action rod. Or do you have any other sugestions. I mostly fish onshore. I’ve been to Bass Pro Shop but its overwelming with to many distractions.

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