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by Salty Parrot
Thu May 24, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Abu Garcia WTF's
Replies: 104
Views: 7254

Re: Abu Garcia WTF's

Ok so I own a Steez A and a SV103, both have paint problems, can confirm this, and I do fish saltwater exclusively. Never had paint problems with Shimano and so far the Revo X doesn't either.
by Salty Parrot
Sun Apr 29, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Abu Garcia WTF's
Replies: 104
Views: 7254

Re: Abu Garcia WTF's

So from the tackletour review on the Revo X i decided to buy it, all I have to say is that its not bad for a 100 dollar reel, compared to my Steez A, hmm well its not bad its kinda nice.
by Salty Parrot
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How long for my new xXx to come in?
Replies: 12
Views: 1110

Re: How long for my new xXx to come in?

I am still waiting for my replacement rod from Megabass, they said the rod is at their location but I guess they still have not sent it out to me yet. They told me they would send it to me wednesday or thursday, it is now saturday with no rod or no tracking number.
by Salty Parrot
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass
Replies: 30
Views: 2509

Re: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass

Mine snapped so I got it warrantied. They r sending me a 68 Rattle Viper. That's too bad, how big was the fish that broke it? It was around 14 1/2", keep in mind I fish for Spotted Bay Bass out in San Diego, rod snapped when the fish did a pull when it was close to the rocks. Still landed it t...
by Salty Parrot
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass
Replies: 30
Views: 2509

Re: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass

Mine snapped so I got it warrantied. They r sending me a 68 Rattle Viper.
by Salty Parrot
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: How long for my new xXx to come in?
Replies: 12
Views: 1110

Re: How long for my new xXx to come in?

I am having the same situation except mine is being warrantied by megabass, they said they had it in stock in Japan and told me it should be here by mid april, they also told me tracking number would be provided. Still waiting.
by Salty Parrot
Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Baitcaster spinning backwards
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Re: Baitcaster spinning backwards

Reel is still going backwards, I changed the ar bearing too. I have a 100 mm rcs handle on it, could handle length cause it?
by Salty Parrot
Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Need help picking a reel
Replies: 5
Views: 554

Need help picking a reel

Hi all, Im stuck between getting a Revo Gen 4 Inshore or a Curado K. I mainly fish saltwater and I like to cast 1/8 to 1/2 oz lures. I am starting to carry around two rods, my first rod will be my lighter setup with my Steez A, I have 4 spools for the Steez, I have a spool for 20lb braid, 12lb mono,...
by Salty Parrot
Fri Mar 23, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Baitcaster spinning backwards
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Re: Baitcaster spinning backwards

Working lure, set hook, jerkbait etc. Using braid with a bfs spool.
by Salty Parrot
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Baitcaster spinning backwards
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Baitcaster spinning backwards

Hi all my Steez A is spinning backwards sometimes, I don't know why I can't replicate it but sometimes as I am fishing it is able to reel the other way. Is my anti reverse bearing going bad? thanks.
by Salty Parrot
Thu Mar 22, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Reel spinning backwards
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Reel spinning backwards

So my reel sometimes reels backwards only if I retrieve my line fast, when I do that sometimes its able to spin the handle backwards. Does this mean the anti reverse bearing is going bad aka roller clutch for daiwa reels. Thanks.
by Salty Parrot
Fri Mar 16, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX snapped
Replies: 18
Views: 1558

Re: Megabass Orochi XXX snapped

Doesnt seem durable as my Phenix rods
by Salty Parrot
Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX snapped
Replies: 18
Views: 1558

Re: Megabass Orochi XXX snapped

So megabass doesnt have the rod in stock, its either I wait or choose a destroyer and pay difference or choose a levante with no reimbursement. Dunno wat to do.
by Salty Parrot
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX snapped
Replies: 18
Views: 1558

Megabass Orochi XXX snapped

Hi all, I recently bought a Megabass Orochi XXX black themis from tackletrap and it snapped on me while I was fighting the fish, it snapped around halfway the rod, is it covered under warranty?
by Salty Parrot
Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass
Replies: 30
Views: 2509

Re: Megabass Orochi XXX or Phenix Feather Bass

Review of the rod So the rod does definitely feel like a light action rod with a extra fast tip. Casted 1/8 oz lures on it and performed well. Haven't casted anything heavier but it feels doable for sure. Hooked on a few fish also, good back bone and sensitivity for sure. I feel like I made the righ...

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