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by Cal
Tue Jun 18, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Another Explosive, if not Diminutive Bait from Missile Baits : The Bomb Shot
Replies: 9
Views: 151

Re: Another Explosive, if not Diminutive Bait from Missile Baits : The Bomb Shot

mark poulson wrote: From what I've read they have teeth so you don't lip them like bass...
Here's a small one caught by Shin Fukae on a new bait he was demonstrating for me last fall - the Spro Wameku 70 (ignore the file name)

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by Cal
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Another Explosive, if not Diminutive Bait from Missile Baits : The Bomb Shot
Replies: 9
Views: 151

Another Explosive, if not Diminutive Bait from Missile Baits : The Bomb Shot

Another Explosive, if not Diminutive Bait from Missile Baits : The Bomb Shot http://www.tackletour.com/images19/featureban_missilebaitsdropbomb.jpg Introduction: Since their inception earlier this decade, Missile Baits has continued to refine and expand their lineup of soft plastic baits. We met up...
by Cal
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Supertuning/Modifying your reels...
Replies: 13
Views: 362

Re: Supertuning/Modifying your reels...

I superttune my reels by buying another, more expensive one :lol:
by Cal
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Supertuning/Modifying your reels...
Replies: 13
Views: 362

Re: Supertuning/Modifying your reels...

hoohoorjoo wrote:
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:49 am
Older Daiwas, even the TDZ's, were guilty of a shuddering, stuttering drag at high pressure, as well.
Those original TDZs had terrible drag washers... any bit of oil in there and the drag was useless.
by Cal
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: TT Announcements
Topic: Re: Trolls - We appreciate your patience...
Replies: 2
Views: 236

Re: Trolls - We appreciate your patience...

Good Morning Everyone, I felt the need to address a recent kerfluffle on the forum and our - or really my - handling of it. Just like our reviews, we try to keep an open mind in all discussions and allow our members to express their opinions and view points recognizing that not everyone has the faci...
by Cal
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Cranking It Up With Denali's Russ Lane Cranking Stick
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Cranking It Up With Denali's Russ Lane Cranking Stick

Cranking It Up With Denali's Russ Lane Cranking Stick http://www.tackletour.com/images19/featureban_denaliac722rl.jpg Introduction: Russ Lane is one of the nicest, easiest going pro bass fishermen you will ever meet. But don't let that friendly, southern disposition fool you. He competes with a fir...
by Cal
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Looking for small casting reel suggestions
Replies: 20
Views: 780

Re: Looking for small casting reel suggestions

If you scroll through the Reels Menu page on our main site, there are quite a few reviews for $100 - $150 range reels up there now including the Okuma Cerros, Lew's Speed Spool LFS, Abu Garcia Revo S, Shimano SLX and more...

http://www.tackletour.com/menureels.html
by Cal
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Opinions on $250-$350 reel
Replies: 19
Views: 721

Re: Opinions on $250-$350 reel

hoohoorjoo wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:15 am
If he keeps hanging out here, theres a real possibility that he will end up buying ALL the different reels mentioned in this thread. :lol: :lol: :lol:
I didn't want to reveal that eventuality ;) :lol:
by Cal
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Opinions on $250-$350 reel
Replies: 19
Views: 721

Re: Opinions on $250-$350 reel

hoohoorjoo wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:10 am
Cal wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:06 am
Save yourself some time, angst, and in the long run, money... and just go for the reel you're drooling over now. ;)
Agreed, you will likely end up buying it later, even if you dont right now.
There's no "LIKELY" about it... keep hanging out here, and he WILL :lol:
by Cal
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Opinions on $250-$350 reel
Replies: 19
Views: 721

Re: Opinions on $250-$350 reel

Save yourself some time, angst, and in the long run, money... and just go for the reel you're drooling over now. ;)
by Cal
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Bass Fishing
Topic: El Salto Recommendations??
Replies: 12
Views: 518

Re: El Salto Recommendations??

Hey Chris, I run the social media for Anglers Inn and will be happy to give you general info on booking, tackle prep, logistics, etc. Additionally, I'm in touch with the guides just about every week, so I can fill you in on current conditions right before you go. I've been to El Salto and Picachos ...
by Cal
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Old School, Hand Crafted Art with PH Custom Lures's Ploppin' P
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Old School, Hand Crafted Art with PH Custom Lures's Ploppin' P

Old School, Hand Crafted Art with PH Custom Lures's Ploppin' P http://www.tackletour.com/images19/featureban_phcustomluresploppinp.jpg Introduction: River2Sea's, Larry Dahlberg designed, Whopper Plopper continues to be one of the hottest topwater baits amongst pro-anglers there has ever been. Somet...
by Cal
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Filling out the Arsenal - A Hands on Look at the Newest Megabass Destroyer Rods
Replies: 1
Views: 142

Filling out the Arsenal - A Hands on Look at the Newest Megabass Destroyer Rods

Filling out the Arsenal - A Hands on Look at the Newest Megabass Destroyer Rods http://www.tackletour.com/images19/featurebanmegabassnewdestroyers.jpg Introduction: For many Megabass fans it is the Destroyer Series that sets the benchmark for the company’s rod offerings, and there is a common sayin...
by Cal
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Another Masterpiece from Roman Made : South
Replies: 1
Views: 177

Another Masterpiece from Roman Made : South

Another Masterpiece from Roman Made : South http://www.tackletour.com/images19/featureban_romanmadesouth.jpg Introduction: There was a time about a decade and a half or so ago, I would not touch a big bait unless it was designed and made here in the States. Taken a step further, if it wasn't made i...
by Cal
Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Bass Fishing
Topic: El Salto Recommendations??
Replies: 12
Views: 518

Re: El Salto Recommendations??

Angler's Inn is it.. Zander wrote them up a while ago:

http://www.tackletour.com/reviewanglersinn.html