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by nctrucker
Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Custom Rods
Topic: Broken rod and rehab ...
Replies: 12
Views: 682

Re: Broken rod and rehab ...

that looks like a good repair. i like the spigot material you used. at that point way up on the rod, near the tip, the repair should be fine. keep us posted.
by nctrucker
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Bass Fishing
Topic: questions from a newbie
Replies: 4
Views: 225

Re: questions from a newbie

are you in eastern ky now? new york? way different fishing between the two.
by nctrucker
Sun May 26, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: TDZ guys...
Replies: 10
Views: 795

Re: TDZ guys...

you know,"slamming a hemi in an old Ferrari" sounds pretty awesome. tell me /us more. you could get to a fishing hole pretty quick and be in style, too.
by nctrucker
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: tatula type-r id
Replies: 3
Views: 342

tatula type-r id

cal did a review on a tatule type-r reel in 2013(6 years gone by and i've not lined both of mine yet)here: http://tackletour.com/reviewdaiwatattyper.html i'm trying to find a spare spool for bfs for one of mine. i'm seeing a bunch online.to my question: is my reel considered a CS, CT, T3?? all of th...
by nctrucker
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Shimano Chronarch 100A, SF, MG turnkey question
Replies: 8
Views: 624

Re: Shimano Chronarch 100A, SF, MG turnkey question

that's not the schematic i use . on https://www.reelschematic.com/reel-schematics/shimano-reel-schematics/shimano-chronarch-schematics/#gsc.tab=0 there are several bantam chronarch 100 listings. my reel seems to be as shown in this: https://www.reelschematic.com/wp-content/uploads/schematics/Shimano...
by nctrucker
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:40 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Shimano Chronarch 100A, SF, MG turnkey question
Replies: 8
Views: 624

Re: Shimano Chronarch 100A, SF, MG turnkey question

the brake case on the left side plate may have been turned 180 degrees from original. also, the latch may have just been turned short of full tightness. it will still lock up but there will be a bit of play/movement in the side plate. if key is turned full range i'd check the brake case for wrong po...
by nctrucker
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Favorite small spinnerbait
Replies: 14
Views: 1126

Re: Favorite small spinnerbait

H & H has a some small inexpensive effective spinnerbaits. some of my favorites for creeks/small waters.
by nctrucker
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Best Brook Trout
Replies: 9
Views: 847

Re: Best Brook Trout

some days shine brighter than others. way to go!
by nctrucker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Looking for the opposite of suspend dots
Replies: 13
Views: 1063

Re: Looking for the opposite of suspend dots

you might try palsa stick on strike indicators.
by nctrucker
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Received my first DC reel
Replies: 2
Views: 861

Re: Received my first DC reel

well you've had that curado dc a month now. how are you liking it? would you recommend one? i fish smaller lakes, no saltwater. no huge weedbed/grass mats. i throw trigs, spinnerbaits, cranks, topwaters, senkos, ned rigs, plastics, and jerkbaits. i've got three daiwa/megabass casting reels NIB but b...
by nctrucker
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: A custom handle for ultralight fishing, which one better?
Replies: 2
Views: 1616

Re: A custom handle for ultralight fishing, which one better?

what reel are we enhancing? some are fine/excellent as is. some need a little help.
i like stradic 2000's as they are. my cardinal 3's and 4's have been given bigger handles and metal spools.
by nctrucker
Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Cold water/ cold front -fall / winter JERKBAIT
Replies: 18
Views: 2713

Re: Cold water/ cold front -fall / winter JERKBAIT

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in your pic, what is the color of the bait just below the MG Secret Shadow? Gill is what it appears to be? some flavor of perch?
by nctrucker
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: BPS and Cabelas
Replies: 14
Views: 4423

Re: BPS and Cabelas

if you like flinging flies, cabelas CGR fiberglass rods have many good reviews. i've got two of the 5 wts, a 7' and a 7' 6". rods look great. fit and finish is fine. i'd like to have a need for the 7' 6" 7-8 wt rod. since you're on tackle tour you realize there's a spot for all three major materials...
by nctrucker
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Showerblow help
Replies: 8
Views: 1371

Re: Showerblow help

Reservoir wrote:This lure is super easy to walk.
X2. easiest walking action i've ever done. i'm throwing the 105 size for largemouth.
by nctrucker
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to post for sale??
Replies: 9
Views: 3485

Re: How to post for sale??

Fishing4Fun wrote:Just make sure they are halfway meaningful posts spread out over a reasonable amt of time.

i've spread my 80 posts out over 6 years . a couple more years and i'll be there!