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by williamjbrett
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Spinnerbait guys: different blade configurations
Replies: 20
Views: 3700

Re: Spinnerbait guys: different blade configurations

I'm relatively new to freshwater fishing (6 months experience in Eastern Massachusetts) and have been using 3/8 ounce spinnerbaits to target largemouth bass in a shallow (average 3 feet deep) slow moving heavily stained river. Having best results using a brightly colored white or chartreuse/white sk...
by williamjbrett
Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:06 am
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Best oil for spool bearings for saltwater use
Replies: 12
Views: 1559

Re: Best oil for spool bearings for saltwater use

Just had my Shimano Calcutta GT 200 reel serviced by Shimamo factory service in Irvine, CA. Came back all set but with instructions " stop using red reel oil ." I've been using Quantum Hot Sauce Reel Oil with no problems. Any idea why Shimano would make this recommendation. Thanks guys. Bill
by williamjbrett
Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:26 pm
Forum: Fishing Line
Topic: Line recommendation for Shimano Calcutta 400 Reel
Replies: 0
Views: 454

Line recommendation for Shimano Calcutta 400 Reel

I've been saltwater fishing for many years but I'm new to freshwater fishing and baitcasting reels and I'm looking for some advice regarding fishing line. By way of background, I purchased my first baitcasting reel just a few years ago at age 58. Where have I been all these years! I love fishing wit...

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