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by IAY
Sat Mar 18, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Need a large bait reel
Replies: 23
Views: 1520

Re: Need a large bait reel

Definitely Tranx 300. It's the next gen 300E.
by IAY
Fri Mar 10, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Steez reel spool original equipment
Replies: 12
Views: 957

Re: Steez reel spool original equipment

Usdm Steez SV103. SV TW has the same line capacity so I'm assuming it's a 103, though designated as 1016. Nah, it has different inductor from last generation. Are you comparing the inductor on the Steez SV103 spool and the Steez SV TW spool? What does that have to do with the 103 designation? OP is...
by IAY
Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Steez reel spool original equipment
Replies: 12
Views: 957

Re: Steez reel spool original equipment

Hogsticker2 wrote:Usdm Steez SV103. SV TW has the same line capacity so I'm assuming it's a 103, though designated as 1016.


Nah, it has different inductor from last generation.
by IAY
Thu Mar 09, 2017 4:21 am
Forum: TT Reviews
Topic: [kroe-nark] : Casting Reel ... 1. must have
Replies: 12
Views: 2351

Re: [kroe-nark] : Casting Reel ... 1. must have

Shimano seems to be getting some extra love from TT lately. Seeing this review so soon, while Daiwa zillion sv tws, Tat CT, steez sv Tws and the SV103(which has already came & went) still haven't gotten a review :-k Daiwa no longer sends TT reels for free, while Shimano still do. Factors a lot ...
by IAY
Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Your Search for One...
Replies: 38
Views: 5430

Re: Your Search for One...

- Rods = Okuma
- Reels = Okuma
- Fishing line = Silver Thread
- Hardbaits = Strike King
- Soft Baits = Strike King
- Apparel = Don't have one
- Bass Boat = :-k
- Motor = :-k
- Electric Motor = :-k
- Boat Electronics = :-k
- Truck = Don't have one
by IAY
Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Light spoon and jig casting - centrifugal or magnetic?
Replies: 13
Views: 1489

Re: Light spoon and jig casting - centrifugal or magnetic?

Spoons are basically little casting weights for reels. You aren't going to run into trouble so I will go with centrifugal to maximize the distance. Why do centrifugal brake reels cast further than magnetic brake reels? Serious question. Not being argumentative. I use dual braking (gold colored Carb...
by IAY
Tue Feb 28, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

People want to talk, when they don't understand physics :lol: :lol: So help a brother out, what is it's name? I was not referring to you with my previous comment. I just find the people who are hellbent on calling this leverage over torque to be hilarious. Leverage is the effect of output force bei...
by IAY
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Light spoon and jig casting - centrifugal or magnetic?
Replies: 13
Views: 1489

Re: Light spoon and jig casting - centrifugal or magnetic?

Spoons are basically little casting weights for reels. You aren't going to run into trouble so I will go with centrifugal to maximize the distance.
by IAY
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:05 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

People want to talk, when they don't understand physics :lol: :lol:
by IAY
Sun Feb 26, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: Fishing Line
Topic: Most manageable fluorocarbon?
Replies: 48
Views: 7527

Re: Most manageable fluorocarbon?

Prancing Pony wrote:
IAY wrote:Shooter FC Sniper. I have tried R18 Fluoro Limited (JDM Tatsu) but I like Shooter FC Sniper far better, much better smoother coating, and the 8-12 lb range is softer than R18.

So R18 = JDM Tatsu?


There are many R18s, R18 Fluoro Limited is Tatsu.
by IAY
Sat Feb 25, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

It definitely adds leverage. Exactly. The longer wrench does not add torque, it reduces the amount of force required to achieve the same amount of torque through leverage. There is no leverage in reels and there is no leverage in wrench. Leverage requires an object to exist past the fulcrum, you ar...
by IAY
Fri Feb 24, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

Adding a longer handle is not changing the torque of the reel. Adding a longer handle only makes it easier to apply the same amount of torque to the input shaft. The amount of torque applied to the spool is a direct result of the gear ratio. In other words a 100 lbs of torque is a 100 lbs of torque...
by IAY
Fri Feb 24, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

Adding longer handle does increase the torque being applied to the drive shaft though, because torque equation takes into account of distance between the pivot point to the point where you are applying the force. Think about it this way; when you are adding more length to the handle, you are increa...
by IAY
Thu Feb 23, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

maybe im off on this, but doesnt a longer handle increase the gear ratio/speed? Gear ratio if im not mistaken is the amount of times a spool does a complete rotation per 1 turn of the handle. If you have a longer handle, you are turning the spool more times in one rotation vs a shorter handle... It...
by IAY
Wed Feb 22, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reel Gear Physics
Replies: 46
Views: 3916

Re: Reel Gear Physics

Adding longer handle does increase the torque being applied to the drive shaft though, because torque equation takes into account of distance between the pivot point to the point where you are applying the force. Think about it this way; when you are adding more length to the handle, you are increas...

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