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by bbates3
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: New Poison Adrena
Replies: 186
Views: 34813

Re: New Poison Adrena

Hogsticker2 wrote:
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:37 am
bbates3 wrote:
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:44 am
looks like a new 6'10" Medium is coming out for 2020
Where did you see that? I already have that model from the JDM lineup.
copycat site video

also had the 72 as coming to the us with the 610
by bbates3
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:44 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: New Poison Adrena
Replies: 186
Views: 34813

Re: New Poison Adrena

looks like a new 6'10" Medium is coming out for 2020
by bbates3
Sat Dec 28, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: NXR 873 vs 893
Replies: 20
Views: 717

Re: NXR 873 vs 893

It’s a great rod and always worth considering But might be a touch too powerful for what you want
by bbates3
Sat Dec 28, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: NXR 873 vs 893
Replies: 20
Views: 717

Re: NXR 873 vs 893

So it’s a bit more powerful than a 873

But the new steez Ags bottom contact is a fabulous rod and worth a look

Better balance to me

Great pitching and bottom contact rod As the name says
by bbates3
Sat Dec 28, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: NXR 873 vs 893
Replies: 20
Views: 717

Re: NXR 873 vs 893

You dead set on an NRX?
by bbates3
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Steez Bottom Contact & Shimano Poison Adrena
Replies: 24
Views: 2013

Re: Steez Bottom Contact & Shimano Poison Adrena

yes this for sure would be an up-graded version of the 873 but more powerful

its better balanced, better fit and finish

i would bet it replaces your 894 :big grin:
by bbates3
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Higher End Rods
Replies: 10
Views: 875

Re: Higher End Rods

What applications , techniques etc are you looking to use this rod for
by bbates3
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Destroyer Daemos
Replies: 2
Views: 350

Re: Megabass Destroyer Daemos

I would take a different rod I wouldn’t grab my Daemos to fish “near” An inlet or with 1oz weight plus soft plastic. Even 3/4 oz. to me it’s not can it handle the weight of the lure but where are you fishing and what’s swimming down there. Slot sized fish you are fine but what it something bigger bi...
by bbates3
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Valkyries
Replies: 10
Views: 2746

Re: Valkyries

Polkfish

What have you been throwing on the 71h ??
by bbates3
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Valkyries
Replies: 10
Views: 2746

Re: Valkyries

Just need the 71mh
by bbates3
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Valkyries
Replies: 10
Views: 2746

Re: Valkyries

Great line up

What models are they?
by bbates3
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Steez / Valkyrie
Replies: 18
Views: 4001

Re: Steez / Valkyrie

Pics I added a hook keeper - that’s the extra gold wraps https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48785773552_853f31a00b_k.jpg Untitled by , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48785616436_2ff187934d_k.jpg Untitled by , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48785616341_def544d8ca_k.jpg ...
by bbates3
Sat Sep 21, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Steez/ Wildbunch
Replies: 7
Views: 2712

Re: Steez/ Wildbunch

So far I’ve only Tossed around some frogs and magdraft 6inch but I just bought a boat so alot is about to change

It’s a nice rod. Light and balanced but great power. Lots of versatility

Mod fast type action.
by bbates3
Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Saltwater- Steez 1016 and ZPI PG spools
Replies: 3
Views: 690

Re: Saltwater- Steez 1016 and ZPI PG spools

i was advised probably not best to use zpi in salt

i am personally going to fish my steez a 100% bone stock in the salt

save my zpi spools for just freshwater
by bbates3
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Steez/ Wildbunch
Replies: 7
Views: 2712

Steez/ Wildbunch

I am really enjoying this combo thanks to Gary and the crew at TT

Megabass Wildbunch

Steez A worked over my Tackletrap - 8 speed w/ Zpi add ons

I even added my own hookeeper wrap

ImageUntitled by benjie bates, on Flickr