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by Loafer
Tue Jul 14, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Servicing a core 50, what's the best grease to use?
Replies: 8
Views: 1826

Re: Servicing a core 50, what's the best grease to use?

Sounds good , any part numbers on those two listed ? Of course: <SHIMANO> Gear Grease SHIP - DG06 http://www.hedgehog-studio.co.jp/data/hedgehog-studio/product/20140616_e405b6.jpg <SHIMANO> Gear Grease PERMALUB - DG10 http://www.hedgehog-studio.co.jp/data/hedgehog-studio/product/20140616_2b8caa.jpg
by Loafer
Mon Jul 13, 2015 2:48 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Shimano Zodias
Replies: 370
Views: 69485

Re: Shimano Zodias

=D> FYI I saw your youtube video, wish I could understand Russian! :lol: Thanx! There is no English subtitles, sorry. In the beginning, i talking about rod, design, weight and Shimano technology, which used in it. Then, usual, before cast, i talking about lure weight and dimension, how deep it may ...
by Loafer
Mon Jul 13, 2015 2:31 pm
Forum: Maintenance & SuperTuning Q&A
Topic: Servicing a core 50, what's the best grease to use?
Replies: 8
Views: 1826

Re: Servicing a core 50, what's the best grease to use?

Just anyone's thoughts on a great grease for lubing the gear set.... When i asked Sonoda about it, he said to me: Hi Alex, For oil, Shimano Bantam Oil is the regular product for the reel, and it is recommended. For grease, I recommend DG-10 or 06. DG-10 is the most protective grease among Shimano g...
by Loafer
Sun Jul 12, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Shimano Zodias
Replies: 370
Views: 69485

Re: Shimano Zodias

Sweet. So I can use each rod for pretty much everything :lol: Yep! Unfortunately, raining weather didn't let me go fishing in that weekend. But I was able to allocate some time to test the rod on a small pond. From the first cast rod was a continuation of my hand, CI4+ reel seat is very nice in pal...
by Loafer
Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:36 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Shimano Zodias
Replies: 370
Views: 69485

Re: Shimano Zodias

On japanese Shimano site appeared a PDF table with models and rigs/lures, which it made for: http://i004.radikal.ru/1507/39/6e2eefa29db1.jpg Can anyone translate designation for it? I find that white circle is "comfortable/suitable", but i dont know, what is red circle and triangle. UPD.: Sorry, guy...
by Loafer
Wed Jul 08, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: JDM Purchase
Replies: 20
Views: 2906

Re: JDM Purchase

I ordered casting reel on ebay. Parcel packed well and i received it when 6-7 days passed since seller ship it to me to Russian Federation from Japan, without any issues. Few my friends purchased rods and reels from Digitaka and that all ok with goods, which they ordered.
by Loafer
Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Metanium gear durability?
Replies: 10
Views: 1659

Re: Metanium gear durability?

I use Met 13 for one year (plastic lures up for 3/4 oz) and thats all ok with gears.
by Loafer
Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:51 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: St Croix at icast?
Replies: 42
Views: 7557

Re: St Croix at icast?

Anyone know: may be StCroix shows another 2-pcs Legend Extreme casting rods?
by Loafer
Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:45 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Shimano Zodias
Replies: 370
Views: 69485

Re: Shimano Zodias

Hello to everyone! Yesterday i recieved my Zodias 1610M-2 casting rod. First impression - its a great rod for this money. I dont have Shimano before, just several Major Craft rods (Arrival and Corzza). If compare quality of these sticks, i may say that Zodias is more comfortable than MC: nice accura...