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by Cal
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51
Replies: 26
Views: 805

Re: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51

Gotcha. I thought perhaps you were referring to a new reel, besides what jrk had posted. Yea, I want a new 201HG so badly for my X4 Destruction. My eyes must be crossed from ICAST coverage... i didn't see the "DC" in jrk's comment.. i thought he was referring to the non-dc reels :lol: :lol: :lol: :...
by Cal
Mon Jul 13, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51
Replies: 26
Views: 805

Re: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51

Gone Phishin wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:55 am
Cal wrote:
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:15 am
jrk wrote:
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:33 am
I have the new Calcutta Conquest 100 and 200 DC. Phenomenal!
You need to check out the latest DC ... ;)
As in a yet to be released reel Cal? :mrgreen:
As in already released and available to purchase with review waiting to be published : JDM Calcuta Conquest DC
by Cal
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: Shimano I-DC5 Unit
Replies: 10
Views: 309

Re: Shimano I-DC5 Unit

jrk wrote:
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:35 am
Appreciate the response.
But wasn't the mystery better? :lol:
by Cal
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51
Replies: 26
Views: 805

Re: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51

jrk wrote:
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:33 am
I have the new Calcutta Conquest 100 and 200 DC. Phenomenal!
You need to check out the latest DC ... ;)
by Cal
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Shimano reel names
Replies: 38
Views: 678

Re: Shimano reel names

I call this thread, the pandemic effect :lol:
by Cal
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51
Replies: 26
Views: 805

Re: First experience with japanese round profile BFSish reel: Shimano Calcutta Conquest 51

JBcrankaddict wrote:
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:58 am
Definitely agree. Gets old quick. Even a post about a fun new reel went downhill quickly ](*,)
Issue has been addressed.
by Cal
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Coverage of ICAST 2020 Online
Replies: 41
Views: 545

Coverage of ICAST 2020 Online

ICAST does not officially begin until Monday, July 13, 2020, but many participating manufacturers have begun releasing information, so we've begun releasing articles. Keep up with the latest breaking news from this year's virtual show on our ICAST 2020 Online menu page: http://www.tackletour.com/ima...
by Cal
Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Super Premium, Super Slick, PowerPro's 8 Strand Braid Take 2
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Super Premium, Super Slick, PowerPro's 8 Strand Braid Take 2

Super Premium, Super Slick, PowerPro's 8 Strand Braid Take 2 http://www.tackletour.com/images20/featureban_powerprosuper8slickv2.jpg Introduction: Next to Fireline, PowerPro is the earliest braided line product I can recall, and technically, Fireline isn't a braid - it's a fused line. Yet for all t...
by Cal
Thu Jul 02, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Purple Reign : Phenix's Reinvigorated M1 is a Winner
Replies: 11
Views: 1692

Re: Purple Reign : Phenix's Reinvigorated M1 is a Winner

Warhawk wrote:
Thu Jul 02, 2020 1:24 pm
Purple huh? Might be a good rod to pair with a TD Ito reel.
👍
by Cal
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Xray Taper
Replies: 10
Views: 440

Re: Xray Taper

I have 3 of of the 2020 “3” models of those in spinning 7’ to 7’3”. Cal saved me typing. :lol: “Thanks Cal!” - Me “Dammit Cal!” - My wife, after checking the bank statement But hey, 20% off Independence Day coupon, free shipping and no sales tax (yay Texas) Did they email you 20% off? :lol:
by Cal
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: $150 Amazon what would you buy?
Replies: 9
Views: 362

Re: $150 Amazon what would you buy?

A spool of Seaguar 50lb Threadlock hollow braid ;)
by Cal
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Xray Taper
Replies: 10
Views: 440

Re: Xray Taper

The taper is faster than a crankbait blank and really enables you to fish both bottom contact and horizontal presentations. That stick has the "it" factor. Don't hesitate.

http://www.tackletour.com/reviewkistlerzb3lmh73.html
by Cal
Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: Like Fireworks, Imakatsu's Stealth Swimmer Showing Us What It's Worth
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Like Fireworks, Imakatsu's Stealth Swimmer Showing Us What It's Worth

Like Fireworks, Imakatsu's Stealth Swimmer Showing Us What It's Worth http://www.tackletour.com/images20/featureban_imakatsuistealthswimmer.jpg Introduction: Few terms perk the collective eyebrows of tackle enthusiasts everywhere like "JDM." Short for the words, Japanese Domestic Market, the litera...
by Cal
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Is Daiwa becoming : The Off Topic Turn...
Replies: 96
Views: 3540

Re: Is Daiwa becoming : The Off Topic Turn...

Dalleinf wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:36 am
I agree 🤭 I only have that one MB setup - in general Megabass is too much for me. 😅
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by Cal
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Is Daiwa becoming : The Off Topic Turn...
Replies: 96
Views: 3540

Re: Is Daiwa becoming : The Off Topic Turn...

LowRange wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:02 am
There is nothing subtle or dated in the appearance of a Monoblock on a Megabass stick. :lol:
Exactly :lol: :lol: :lol: