What's next for Shimano???

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby Poisson » Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:26 pm

joekaz wrote:Tzlure mentions a scorpion Mgl and SLX Mgl.


Looks like the Scorpion MGL will be a 150 size. A Curado/Scorpion 70 MGL would be a more interesting addition IMHO.

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby slipperybob » Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:50 pm

Poisson wrote:
joekaz wrote:Tzlure mentions a scorpion Mgl and SLX Mgl.


.... A Curado/Scorpion 70 MGL would be a more interesting addition IMHO.


I would buy one or two almost right away. :big grin:
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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby blakemiller17 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:02 am

Pictures of the scorpion mgl on @spinreels.pro Instagram page!!

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby Cracker » Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:15 am

New Antares is right there!

http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5572

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Magnum light spool Ⅲ

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby papabassin » Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:46 am

Cracker wrote:New Antares is right there!

http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5572

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Magnum light spool Ⅲ

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From a 37mm spool to 34mm spool =D>

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby Loafer » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:07 am

Cracker wrote:New Antares is right there!
http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5572
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Magnum light spool Ⅲ

Its looks like my new reel for 2019 :D

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby Dalleinf » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:25 am

Loafer wrote:
Cracker wrote:New Antares is right there!
http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5572
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Magnum light spool Ⅲ

Its looks like my new reel for 2019 :D


I feel the samme - I want one. Looks awesome...

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby LgMouthGambler » Thu Jan 10, 2019 12:20 pm

Oh, look at the new Revo Rocket!, Oh, wait, thats the Scorpion MGL. :lol:
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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby Hobie-Wan Kenobi » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:32 pm

No 5 ratio for Antares???
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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby timinmo » Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:39 pm

I know this kind of a leap back, but please help me. Am I right in my understanding that the Aldebaran is no longer in production? Replaced by the Aldebaran MGL.

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby joekaz » Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:52 pm

I see they are calling the SLX MGL a 70. It must have a shallower spool compared to our SLX 150.

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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby slipperybob » Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:55 pm

When are they gonna bring over clicker drag...

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Exciting drag sound

Mechanism that drag sounds. It is easy to judge whether or not the fish draws drag, bringing an advantage to the fight with the fish. Also, the refreshing drag sound attracts Angler's heart.

and maybe this too

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Normally, the mechanical brake knob arranged on the handle side is moved to the palming side and the body is made compact by bringing the star drag and handle close to the center. Fit and balance improved
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Re: What's next for Shimano???

Postby johnD » Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:54 pm

Would it really cost that much more to throw x-ship in the slx and the tranx 200 ?

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