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by johnD
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

This is one bad dude. Sorry for the crappy pics , I didn't take my camera , just my phone.
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by johnD
Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

When I saw the daiwa post on instagram this morning , I had to take a quick glance at the calendar and make sure it wasn't April 1st. :lol:
by johnD
Mon Jul 01, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Chronarch G spool
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Re: Chronarch G spool

Direct from shimano.

BNT5698

https://fishshop.shimano.com/collections/ch150hgg

$52.29
by johnD
Mon Jul 01, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

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by johnD
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

I'll be at icast the first day. I'll get some pics up of the new reels on the 10th.
by johnD
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

I thought those handle knobs looked dated..funny thing is I don't remember that reel being on the jdm market at all.
by johnD
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

by johnD
Sat Jun 22, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

Bantam1 wrote:
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:37 pm

We will never have an OEM build reels for us. We have two factories for reels and we like to utilize them given the significant investments that have been made.
Good to see you in here Dan. Thanks for the confirmation.
by johnD
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Shimano SLX XT
Replies: 18
Views: 3140

Re: Shimano SLX XT

Probably the best upgrade you can do to this reel...made one heck of a difference.

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by johnD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Opinions on $250-$350 reel
Replies: 19
Views: 2234

Re: Opinions on $250-$350 reel

If you could throw another $20 on top of that digitaka sells the steez A for $370 , free shipping.

https://www.digitaka.com/item.php?item=4960652082112
by johnD
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: ICAST 2019
Replies: 181
Views: 22230

Re: ICAST 2019

Totally agree. Bring back the real deal.

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by johnD
Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Is the Steez SV TW currently the best low profile bass reel on the market?
Replies: 72
Views: 8819

Re: Is the Steez SV TW currently the best low profile bass reel on the market?

ford , chevy , coke , pepsi..everybody as their own flavor.
steez a tw is right at the top , bantam mgl is right there also , but a slight penalty for weight , just my opinion.
by johnD
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Shimano SLX XT
Replies: 18
Views: 3140

Re: Shimano SLX XT

Ok , I'm a idiot !! :doh: I thought the extra bearing was on top of the AR bearing like a fuego , tat , curado k , etc..the bearing they added , replaces the blue bushing on the original slx , underneath the main shaft. lol Oh well , I'm still not disappointed , if it holds up like a E-series I'll b...
by johnD
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Shimano SLX XT
Replies: 18
Views: 3140

Re: Shimano SLX XT

Do you have the regular SLX? No , I'm kinda on the fence about it...I really like the idea of this XT having the extra bearing on the main shaft. That's the main reason I got it , wasn't really for the svs Infinity , that's just a bonus. I replaced all the bushings with bearings in mine. I was curi...
by johnD
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Shimano SLX XT
Replies: 18
Views: 3140

Re: Shimano SLX XT

LgMouthGambler wrote:
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:04 pm
Do you have the regular SLX?
No , I'm kinda on the fence about it...I really like the idea of this XT having the extra bearing on the main shaft.
That's the main reason I got it , wasn't really for the svs Infinity , that's just a bonus.