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by y2k88
Mon Apr 13, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Plastic broken piece inside SV Spool
Replies: 37
Views: 2444

Re: Plastic broken piece inside SV Spool

This is the closest video i can find https://youtu.be/zdXj_QOJJ2I All you need to do is Take the c clip off (relatively easy, but go slow and focus on not damaging the spool or shaft) Take the washer, spring, inductor off Replace the broken piece Put the inductor, spring and washer back on Then depe...
by y2k88
Sun Apr 12, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Any 2020 Shimano reel leaks.....
Replies: 92
Views: 17215

Re: Any 2020 Shimano reel leaks.....

I think May.
by y2k88
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:32 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa SV/magforce and casting style
Replies: 5
Views: 504

Re: Daiwa SV/magforce and casting style

the inconsistency is a bit annoying to be honest.
by y2k88
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa SV/magforce and casting style
Replies: 5
Views: 504

Daiwa SV/magforce and casting style

What's everyone's thoughts on this. How much does casting style affects mag-braking I'm mostly a Shimano guy but have a few Daiwa BCs/and have had. With the latest (Alphas CT SV), I'm finding it the braking varies greatly depending on casting style (slow/gentle flick like lobbing the lure vs faster ...
by y2k88
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: New 2020 Shimano Metanium
Replies: 91
Views: 13181

Re: New 2020 Shimano Metanium

There's also a Yumeya shallow spool for the 20 Met.
http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5927
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by y2k88
Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: New 2020 Shimano Metanium
Replies: 91
Views: 13181

Re: New 2020 Shimano Metanium

Yeah fairly rarely see a reel or rod sold at MSRP, new model or not.
by y2k88
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Any 2020 Shimano reel leaks.....
Replies: 92
Views: 17215

Re: Any 2020 Shimano reel leaks.....

Twin power (C2000 to C5000) http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5913 Calcutta Conquest (100/200 normal and HG for both sizes) http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5573 Metanium http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/reel/5922 There's a new Zodias rod and a new Exsence DCSS reel (which looks...
by y2k88
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: Balancing a Great Rod
Replies: 5
Views: 1130

Re: Balancing a Great Rod

Depends how much weight you want to add.

Here was one I did to a megabass spin rod, with advice from Matt/Otterods.
viewtopic.php?f=57&t=66468
by y2k88
Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Shimano Product Support
Topic: Stradic FL gear ratios
Replies: 3
Views: 3212

Re: Stradic FL gear ratios

Good question, wondered the same.
A lot of the Daiwa gear ratios are non-whole numbers, so I never bothered to line up the gears when servicing my own reels.
by y2k88
Thu Jul 18, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Ultralight Fishing
Topic: 2019 Shimano Vanquish; 1000SSSPG or 2000SSS?
Replies: 12
Views: 4755

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

http://fishing.shimano.co.jp/product/s/ ... _18_stella

Yes, interchangeable.
Pink is 18 Stella
Grey is 19 Vanquish.
Blue is 19 Stradic (i.e. FL)
by y2k88
Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: 2019 Daiwa Admira Baitcaster
Replies: 16
Views: 2904

Re: 2019 Daiwa Admira Baitcaster

No mention of any type of mag braking though.
by y2k88
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: ZPI Spool help
Replies: 6
Views: 909

Re: ZPI Spool help

the one with more line on it (i.e. PG) should be heavier if it's both of the same line/material?
by y2k88
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:37 am
Forum: Reels
Topic: Help with my Sol
Replies: 40
Views: 7147

Re: Help with my Sol

I think try it with the drag done up normally first.