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by Gabriel
Wed Jan 11, 2012 8:06 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Stradic FJ or CI4
Replies: 27
Views: 5103

Re: Stradic FJ or CI4

Teal 101 Thanks let letting me know about the T-Handle, that was one of my biggest conserns actually. I am glad you like it for the power it gives. Pond power I have noticed tons of complaints about the EVA grip on the CI4 which is a major reason I don't want it. However the FJ has a more standard h...
by Gabriel
Wed Jan 11, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Anti-Reverse Bearings and cleaning?!?
Replies: 2
Views: 650

Re: Anti-Reverse Bearings and cleaning?!?

When I pull apart an anti reverse (I do reel work for friends) I normally take that whole thing apart and use a rag and a Q-Tip on the parts. I don't soak them because I can't control it as well. I actually use a water based degreaser designed for kitchen use. I don't know what it is called even, I ...
by Gabriel
Wed Jan 11, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Stradic FJ or CI4
Replies: 27
Views: 5103

Re: Stradic FJ or CI4

Track01. What I like about the FJ is that it doesn't blend in lol. It shouldn't make a difference but when your standing on small pier with a few other guys fishing it sure would be nice to have someone recognize a real I own for once. It's petty and I am not trying to show off but when you buy a ne...
by Gabriel
Wed Jan 11, 2012 2:45 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Stradic FJ or CI4
Replies: 27
Views: 5103

Stradic FJ or CI4

I really need help and maybe writing everything out will help me decide by myself but please feel free to comment and tell me I am wrong. I really want a Shimano, don't try to talk me out of it. Really I have thick skin so really lay it on. I have handled the CI4 the FJ and the previous FI Stradics....