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by Hanover
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa tournament ss handle swap
Replies: 5
Views: 744

Re: Daiwa tournament ss handle swap

Just put this handle on the reel... dual bearing knob spins very freely, makes the reel little nicer to work.

That's a 30mm knob, I could have gone with the 35mm.

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by Hanover
Sun Apr 09, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Does anyone put wax on their reels?
Replies: 5
Views: 959

Does anyone put wax on their reels?

I have put wax on my rods, but I recently got a Stella FI and was looking at the metallic finish on that reel which is really nice. So I'm thinking...why not wax the rest of the reel as long as I have it out to seal the spool to protect that from corrosion. I have both Turtle Was Ice at home and Zai...
by Hanover
Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: hello from NorCal
Replies: 2
Views: 649

Re: hello from NorCal

Welcome to a fellow NorCal member!
by Hanover
Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Foul Weather Gear - Simms, Gill, Cabelas Guidewear or what?
Replies: 18
Views: 3280

Re: Foul Weather Gear - Simms, Gill, Cabelas Guidewear or what?

I have a mix of foul weather gear. Just depends on the situation. Simms, Patagonia and Arc'teryx. Typically Arc'teryx has the most forward designs and push the envelope for design and use of Gore-Tex fabrics and insulation. Their jackets typically use very narrow tape on their seams and are great mo...
by Hanover
Sun Apr 09, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Reeling Demographics... are you a righty or lefty
Replies: 385
Views: 104645

Re: Reeling Demographics... are you a righty or lefty

Right handed

Reel in left hand. Rod in right.

For spinning, bait cast, and fly fishing.

Strange that I can't do anything else that requires coordination with my left hand worth a darn.......
by Hanover
Sun Apr 09, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Looking for recommendations for a light saltwater/freshwater reel
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: Looking for recommendations for a light saltwater/freshwater reel

Hmm..light saltwater and finesse fish for bass Low end: Daiwa SS1300, been around forever and still trustworthy if you can stand the lack of instant auto reverse, casts really nicely because of the tapered spool, dependable line wrap on the spool. This reel and the team Daiwa reels were bread and bu...
by Hanover
Tue Feb 07, 2017 3:21 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Stella FE vs Stella FI
Replies: 12
Views: 3321

Re: Stella FE vs Stella FI

Nice review about the Stella FI just up a few days ago

http://tackletour.com/reviewshimanostellafi.html

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