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by Datbasstho
Mon Dec 31, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass F5-72X Daemos
Replies: 18
Views: 648

Re: Megabass F5-72X Daemos

I just had one come in yesterday , it’s balanced pretty well and it’s slightly stronger than the diablo. I like it enough I bought two lol Haha nice. I ended up ordering the daemos so when it comes in the mail I’ll compare the two as far as balance and looks but performance is have to wait until th...
by Datbasstho
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Megabass F5-72X Daemos
Replies: 18
Views: 648

Re: Megabass F5-72X Daemos

Hey guys, I own a orochi xx diablo spec-r and was wondering if it’s worth the upgrade to the daemos.
I love the versatility in the spec-r and I’m looking for the same thing in the daemos.
I know these 2 rods are similar but what’s the differences in the 2?
by Datbasstho
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: megabass destroyer Daemos
Replies: 27
Views: 5679

Re: megabass destroyer Daemos

Sorry to bring up an old thread but I own a 2018 xx diablo spec-r already but want to get the same versatile rod in the destroyer series so would the daemos be worth the upgrade or should I just stick with the diablo?
by Datbasstho
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Dobyns vs Megabass vs Shimano
Replies: 15
Views: 1224

Re: Dobyns vs Megabass vs Shimano

Megabass diablo spec-r 2018 is incredible and extremely versatile. I’ve used it for almost every application without issues especially jigs and Texas rigged craws. I paired it up with a Daiwa Steez and the balance is perfect. I also started a thread trying to get help on buying my first megabass rod...
by Datbasstho
Sat Dec 15, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Awesome guys thanks for all the helpful info. Got a lot to chose from. Since were talking about gears, I always wondered.....what does upgrading the reel handles actually do? Is it more for looks or does it perform any better? It can give you more "power" when using a longer handle Ahh I ...
by Datbasstho
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Awesome guys thanks for all the helpful info.
Got a lot to chose from.

Since were talking about gears, I always wondered.....what does upgrading the reel handles actually do?
Is it more for looks or does it perform any better?
by Datbasstho
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

I have a Zillion SV TW XXH the JDM 9 speed version. You can find them on the auction site for cheaper than the USDM models sell for on most sites. I am able to throw small jackal frogs all the way up to oversized frogs with ease and have had no issues pulling in fish through the slop. thanks man, w...
by Datbasstho
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

SV103 (non steez) in the 7:9:1 ratio or if a 6:3:1 is a good enough deal you can spend $30 and swap a faster set of gears into it. Built like a tank and balances out very well on the xx perfect pitch. I have no issues with casting distance using sv spools. I’m not sure why a lot of people think the...
by Datbasstho
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Thanks @poisonokie I’ll keep that in mind As far as Megabass reels go, your best bet is to find a used IP79. Nice condition ones go for quite a bit but, sometimes a deal is found. What would be a good price for one used? What’s their average price used? I found an ad from early november and the sell...
by Datbasstho
Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Ok thank you LGmouth and hobie-wan! Ao the type r tatula is probably my best bank for buck for a frog reel. Can anybody put a list of megabass reels that would be great for frogging in case I change my mind and sell some older stuff? It’s dead winter where I’m at so no need to rush to get a reel, wa...
by Datbasstho
Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

Re: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Thanks guys! I seen a couple new tatula sv tws’s go for around $150 how are those? And would you guys use the tatula for the perfect pitch and leave my steez on the diablo spec-R? Would the steez be better for frogging or most of my other finessing applications? @lowrange it’s the 2nd Gen the 2018 v...
by Datbasstho
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?
Replies: 26
Views: 1134

What reel for frogging on a MB perfect pitch?

Hey guys so I just picked up a megabass orochi xx perfect pitch and now need a reel for it. I own a orochi Diablo spec-r and ended up getting a steeze sv 103xs for it and the combo is fire but I’m hoping to not spend as much on another reel. Would that reel do better for frogging on the perfect pitc...
by Datbasstho
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Looking for first megabass rod please help
Replies: 52
Views: 4160

Re: Looking for first megabass rod please help

Tokugawa wrote:Congrats on the new combo! 8-)

Sorry about the future of your wallet. :evil22:



Haha thanks
by Datbasstho
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Looking for first megabass rod please help
Replies: 52
Views: 4160

Re: Looking for first megabass rod please help

Thanks again guys!
by Datbasstho
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Looking for first megabass rod please help
Replies: 52
Views: 4160

Re: Looking for first megabass rod please help

I got to try out my Diablo Spec-R and Daiwa SV Steez for the first time and all I can say is WOW!!!! The rod is unlike anything I’ve ever used and is extremely sensitive based on what I’ve used in the past. And the reel is like butter, deadly combo. Threw some 40lb Maxcuatro and loved it. Caught som...

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