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by Mavn
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Weird incident with reel, but funny.
Replies: 21
Views: 2253

Re: Weird incident with reel, but funny.

I'm going to assume the white blocks are the small size, if so, then fishshop.shimano has them for $.99 Part BNT4821.
by Mavn
Sat Feb 09, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Z Man Chatterbait Micro trailer?
Replies: 16
Views: 5329

Re: Z Man Chatterbait Micro trailer?

I've played around with them. My advice is to go thin on the trailer, like a 2.8 Fat swing impact is much too large unless you want to wake it. Probably want to keep the trailer size below a 1/4" thick to keep it thumping at a decent depth. Other than that, they're like a standard chatterbait, so yo...
by Mavn
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: Tsurinoya Proflex 2 Impression
Replies: 17
Views: 2392

Re: Tsurinoya Proflex 2 Impression

I have a yamaga blanks blue current 71 and I want to say I've used 10lb sufix 832 to 8lb mono leader, but if not then at least 6lb mono. I don't recall having an issue with the connection knot(FG, blood and alberto). I currently use 4lb power pro as a main and have connected that to 10lb big game an...
by Mavn
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Reel Repair Question
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Reel Repair Question

I haven't taken apart and cleaned/ fixed reels before. So here's the issue. My spool will spin fast enough to cause a small backlash, with the clutch engaged, if you give it enough resistance i.e. working a jerkbait, walking a spook, even hopping a senko caused it recently. Spin the handle fast and ...
by Mavn
Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: New Dobyn's Series
Replies: 41
Views: 15778

Re: New Dobyn's Series

BRONZEBACK32 wrote:Why is there no medium casting?
I remember reading Gary saying he doesn't sell enough of the 2 power rods to justify making it in the xtasy line up.