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by Pen3
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: 2019 Shimano Vanquish; 1000SSSPG or 2000SSS?
Replies: 12
Views: 1507

Re: 2019 Shimano Vanquish; 1000SSSPG or 2000SSS?

I have the older Vanquish C200HGS Limited and nit handles line very nicely. I always use straight flouro with 4lb Sunline Shooter or Seaguar Abrasx without problem. I do have the IOS line roller mod installed.
by Pen3
Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Show off your BFS Casting Reels
Replies: 494
Views: 131909

Re: Show off your BFS Casting Reels

I am still using EG Kaleido Designo rods :-({|= - -
by Pen3
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Favorite small spinnerbait
Replies: 14
Views: 1139

Re: Favorite small spinnerbait

I started with three Gan Craft Killers Mini and now i have over 15. Never had the blades foul on it either.
https://gancraft.com/english/products/n ... t-mini-ii/
by Pen3
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Favorite Spinnerbait
Replies: 72
Views: 27620

Re: Favorite Spinnerbait

I still have a stash of 30+ NIB Daiwa RPM spinnerbaits in the storage. Sad they got discontinued.
by Pen3
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Favorite finesse jig trailers
Replies: 30
Views: 8339

Re: Favorite finesse jig trailers

I am old school and very simple. Yamamoto double tail grub for all jigs, except the swimming ones.
by Pen3
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Fishing Line
Topic: So... Fireline
Replies: 13
Views: 999

Re: So... Fireline

I'm using 10lb Fireline on my Aldabaran XG BFS Limited and a Major Craft Volkey 692 L casting rod. I throw Jackall Super Eruption spinnerbaits and Dera Break "Chatters" with it. I've taken fish to 8lbs on the set up. I've never had any issues with the Fireline.....old or new formulation. The old st...
by Pen3
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds User Feedback
Topic: Fishing4fun : Feedback Request Topic
Replies: 8
Views: 2708

Re: Fishing4fun : Feedback Request Topic

Just had a transaction from John and it went very smooth and quick. He promptly replied to me even faster than i could get back at him. Would definitely recommend doing business with again.
by Pen3
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: Japan Lure Shop Question?
Replies: 22
Views: 2247

Re: Japan Lure Shop Question?

I never got a 110 from JLS, usually Megabass plastics. I did get a t-shirt from Troutshop.jp though.
by Pen3
Wed May 23, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Plastics
Topic: Jackall or Robo plastics for drop shot
Replies: 14
Views: 5242

Re: Jackall or Robo plastics for drop shot

Out of the choices, I would go with the robo. Personally, I use the Reins bubbling shaker.
by Pen3
Fri Mar 23, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Enthusiast & Import Tackle
Topic: DR-Z2020. 8.4 ratio
Replies: 17
Views: 1166

Re: DR-Z2020. 8.4 ratio

goldrod wrote:What do you mean not a musky reel? You can catch a musky on an aldebaran.
I think these guys set no drag and flip them into the boat. You can catch giant GT with the smallest size Saltiga, so muskie should be no problem.
by Pen3
Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: Japan style trout spoons
Replies: 65
Views: 10222

Re: Japan style trout spoons

Any of the matte colors on the darker side would be perfect for trouts.
by Pen3
Sat Jan 27, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Show and Tell
Topic: Rod and reel heaven
Replies: 20
Views: 5156

Re: Rod and reel heaven

Are you going to spool it with braid or full flourocarbon?
by Pen3
Thu Jan 25, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Jigs/Spinner/Buzzbaits
Topic: Jighead Underspins with Gama or Owner hook
Replies: 5
Views: 3298

Jighead Underspins with Gama or Owner hook

As the ititle says, does anyone know of any brands that uses those hooks? I had some really bad QC VMC hooks from the package. I can return them, but its a pain.
by Pen3
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: TD SOL TW SV
Replies: 18
Views: 3629

Re: TD SOL TW SV

Whats wrong with the star drag? It is standard as far as i can tell.
by Pen3
Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Plastics
Topic: Jackall soft plastics any good for dropshot ?
Replies: 24
Views: 7271

Re: Jackall soft plastics any good for dropshot ?

They used to be my go to, but now i replace them with Keitech and Reins. The Bubbling Shaker is the most effective soft bait for my lakes.