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by y2k88
Sun Nov 12, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Shimano Loomis Conquest rods
Replies: 31
Views: 2424

Re: Shimano Loomis Conquest rods

BasserJim wrote:If it makes it a year, anything that happens to it is operator error.

It is eligible for the expeditor program too

True on blanks, but guides, bindings, reel seats/glue are different IMO.
Also a function how often a rod is fished re: the above.
by y2k88
Wed Oct 25, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

Dang, does the reel still function though. It's a mate's reel. Used in salt, but as the peeling and water intrusion got worse, the reel was neglected, so it was a clusterfck when i opened it up. https://i.imgur.com/tPVVGSY.jpg The 2nd paint pic is after it was cleaned up somewhat. Some of the bubbl...
by y2k88
Wed Oct 25, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

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by y2k88
Wed Oct 25, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

Well it only goes downhill.
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by y2k88
Wed Oct 25, 2017 2:03 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

I think realistically there's nothing to be done that isn't drastic.
If it's a route you are willing to take, just cut wasting your own time and refund it because of mfg defect.
by y2k88
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: Rumor? Curado K/Met. Drive gear Swap?
Replies: 39
Views: 1055

Re: Rumor? Curado K/Met. Drive gear Swap?

So in the other thread, it was said only the drive gear is compatible. Which is the real story?
viewtopic.php?f=47&t=74529&start=45#p614388
by y2k88
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Metanium mgl vs chronarch mgl thread
Replies: 70
Views: 5661

Re: Metanium mgl vs chronarch mgl thread

DirtyD64 wrote:So is the pinion aluminum too???

Looks like brass to me.
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by y2k88
Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Metanium mgl vs chronarch mgl thread
Replies: 70
Views: 5661

Re: Metanium mgl vs chronarch mgl thread

sprogk wrote:The new Curado K micromodule brass gears are compatible with Metanium MGL. All my Met's designated for moving baits are getting changed to brass main gear.

FK YEAH!
by y2k88
Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

Well it's marketed in the Australian and Japaneseas salt-safe.

Can you show a pic? Where is the bubbling occuring?
by y2k88
Tue Oct 10, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: shimano Sustain FI vs Twinpower XD
Replies: 3
Views: 262

Re: shimano Sustain FI vs Twinpower XD

https://youtu.be/XaYeovQlu0E?t=1m32s
check out old mate here
I just picked up a TP XD C5000XG, but won't be reeling/dunking it in saltwater...
by y2k88
Tue Oct 03, 2017 4:59 am
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: Vanquish 12 auto switch to reverse?
Replies: 14
Views: 375

Re: Vanquish 12 auto switch to reverse?

Bantam1 wrote:What size Vanquish do you have? All you have stated is that it is a 2012 model.

mysteryang wrote:I have the C3000HG model.
by y2k88
Sun Oct 01, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Terrible Chinese knock off reels
Replies: 73
Views: 8252

Re: Terrible Chinese knock off reels

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/ROSEWOOD-LP200-Baitcasting-Reel-Low-Profile-Baitcast-Fishing-Reel-High-Speed-10-1BB-6-3-1/32833967217.html?spm=2114.search0103.3.235.9djN06&ws_ab_test=searchweb0_0,searchweb201602_5_10152_10065_10151_10130_10068_10344_5560015_10342_10343_10340_10341_10307_10060_10...
by y2k88
Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa Paint Issues
Replies: 31
Views: 1479

Re: Daiwa Paint Issues

I assumed it was an anodised finish/bead blasted.
Hope you can have it sorted.
by y2k88
Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Issue with 2016 Antares DC - What should I do?
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: Issue with 2016 Antares DC - What should I do?

Hope this works for you as a reference
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6TNQA31y5M

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