I'll start... Megabass XX Gen 1 EMTF - Its the best rod I've owned for swim jigs (1/4-3/8), swimbaits (keitech style) on a jighead (1/4-3/8), weightless senkos and flukes, small buzzbaits (1/4), small topwater poppers, (3/16-3/8) tube jigs. It also does well with T-rigs (3/16-3/8) in light to moderate grass, spinnerbaits (1/4-1/2), buzzbaits (3/8), chatterbaits (3/8), topwater poppers (3/8), the smaller whopper plopper type baits, football jigs (1/2 or less) in sparse cover, and probably some things I've forgot. I prefer it over the MB Destroyer Daemos and MB XX DSR for most of the previously mentioned applications.
But I would probably change that to the Daemos if I could ever get the feel of it to skip a 3/8 oz swimjig or chatterbait.
And when I get the inevitable collection of P5's, I might change that again.....
I also have the Gen 1 EMTF, which is quite versatile, but I find the slightly shorter DSR fits my needs better
Baits I've thrown on this so far: Ned rigs, tubes, smaller Keitechs (swimbait and underspin), Jerkbaits (this rod doesn't make me miss my Expride 6'10"M), spybaits, finesse jigs (1/4oz sweet spot, but 3/8 works). It'll do well as a senko and t-rig rod, it'll throw lighter topwaters no problem, and it works for power-DS. Just really, really happy with this rod.
I got the 713 after going down the TackleTour rabbit hole and I really like it for DS and the Vision 110 Jr, but it's too light to be versatile. The 714 has exactly the right amount of power to shine in tons of applications. Paired with an Antares 70 because I didn't want a BFS reel on this, but still fish all those lighter offerings on a BC.
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