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by Gone Phishin
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: St Croix Legend & Avid
Replies: 10
Views: 615

Re: St Croix Legend & Avid

Reverendo wrote:Well I went with the Avid X, as the Legend's price scared me off a bit. I still haven't ruled out the Legends but decided on baby steps first.


Very cool. Let us know how she fishes. 8-)
by Gone Phishin
Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: What rod caught you the most fish in 2018?
Replies: 43
Views: 1503

Re: What rod caught you the most fish in 2018?

The 7'1" MH Shimano Cumulus. The Cumulus/Core 51 combo always has a 1/4oz t-rig tied on...usually a baby Rage craw. That’s probably the #1 rod I hate that I didn’t get, shame it got discontinued Amen. It holds a special place in my quiver. I literally may cry if anything ever happens to it. Lo...
by Gone Phishin
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: 2019 line up
Replies: 4
Views: 366

Re: 2019 line up

I absolutely adore the X7 DFM for 1/2oz blades. 8-)
by Gone Phishin
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Add flash to a hardbait
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: Add flash to a hardbait

mark poulson wrote:Try looking here:
http://www.tackleunderground.com/commun ... e-coating/


Looks great man! Those violet hues have always worked well for me in our Wisconsin waters. 8-)
by Gone Phishin
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: What rod caught you the most fish in 2018?
Replies: 43
Views: 1503

Re: What rod caught you the most fish in 2018?

The 7'1" MH Shimano Cumulus. The Cumulus/Core 51 combo always has a 1/4oz t-rig tied on...usually a baby Rage craw.
by Gone Phishin
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Jig skirt collar rubber holder
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: Jig skirt collar rubber holder

Green floral wire works really well.
by Gone Phishin
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Hardbaits
Topic: Add flash to a hardbait
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: Add flash to a hardbait

Very cool. 8-)

Any pics?
by Gone Phishin
Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: HLC spool for 3/8 oz baits?
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Re: HLC spool for 3/8 oz baits?

Cracker wrote:What lakes do you fish with clear water?
I have Tatula HLC, and not a great caster.
I would use some of Shimano baitcasting reels, or even a spinning combo with a braid, if you really looking for over 50yards casts.


Agreed...the new Curado DC may be worth a look.
by Gone Phishin
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Rods
Topic: St Croix Legend & Avid
Replies: 10
Views: 615

Re: St Croix Legend & Avid

I've never had any issues with any st croix rod, and if I did they have a great warranty and customer service. The SC3, 4, and 5 blanks have held up to anything I've thrown at them. I see you go from the SC3 avid blank to the SC5 legend x but skip the SC4 legend tournament line. Those may be worth ...
by Gone Phishin
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: What's REALLY next for Daiwa
Replies: 317
Views: 18173

Re: What's REALLY next for Daiwa

The body on the new Steez CT kinda reminds me of a Shimano Core 100/01MG.
by Gone Phishin
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: What's next for Shimano???
Replies: 111
Views: 8328

Re: What's next for Shimano???

russ57 wrote:Maybe a new rod series/ The expride has been a home run so it wouldn't be surprising for them to add a new higher end rod.


Something to take the spot once held by the Cumulus would be pretty sweet.
by Gone Phishin
Thu Dec 13, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Ice rods
Replies: 13
Views: 616

Re: Ice rods

BRONZEBACK32 wrote:I have a St Croix legend black ice on its way.


Atta boy. If they had an UL in that series over 24", I'd order a couple.
by Gone Phishin
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: 19 Calcutta Conquest DC
Replies: 7
Views: 883

Re: 19 Calcutta Conquest DC

I'll be interested to see these. Carbon handle too. 8-)
by Gone Phishin
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: 2019 Shimano reels -
Replies: 5
Views: 1535

Re: 2019 Shimano reels -

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by Gone Phishin
Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Surprise on my wedding day!
Replies: 18
Views: 1372

Re: Surprise on my wedding day!

Your smiles are priceless...absolutely perfect. Cheers my friend.

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