TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Which came first for you.. TackleTour or TackleTour Discussion Forum?

TackleTour.com because you review the Hottest Tackle
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80%
TackleTour Forums, I didn't even know about the review site
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15%
Wait, what are you talking about? You do reviews?
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4%
 
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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by papabassin » Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:37 pm

TT

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by scrapiron » Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:02 pm

TT

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by Warhawk » Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:16 pm

Found a TT review through the TW site. The review site became a go to, then discovered the forums.

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by earthworm77 » Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:42 am

TT came first for me.

Way back in the day, there was a monthly publication I used to get called Tackle Tester.
I was 16 or so and with the 10.00 subscription they gave you a pretty decent package of California hand pours.
It wasn't quite a magazine, it was more like a 20 ish page newsletter that came complete with holes punched out to put in a binder.
I might be mistaken but eventually they changed the name and moved it on line....similar to Yamamoto's Inside Line eZine. I thought it changed to Tackle Tour.
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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by ShimanoFan » Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:28 am

Forum first by biased recommendation. Reviews secondary discovered upon entry.

Also, there are a difference of opinions concerning review conclusions versus harried conclusions and the resulting down the rabbit hole recommendations veering off into off shore on both counts. Several reviews rate highly certain products while pyramid opinion operation go the other way on forum. Which conclusions are forum members to rely on? End users' unprofessional conclusions and recommendations, or the bought and paid for biases one can only wonder at presented with top down disassociative superiority???

Dobyns is a perfect example of this trend and sponsor limitations negate favoritism reality in both and create a wide schismatic void in between for a lot of us left wondering which way is best for us and our hard earned money options.

So this person is left somewhere in the middle befuddled at the site's obviously disassociative conflicting unresolved allowable polarities. So who to believe is up in the air due to this.

That said, I tend to accept the review conclusions more so, but do not spend one penny in the direction of either review conclusions or forum recommendations. I choose my own path forward irregardless of both painfully obvious polarities.
Why is there a concerted effort of hate? And why is it allowed?

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by Johnny A » Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:23 pm

It had to have been the Forum. I was a member of at BFHP (now defunct) and I don't remember if it was CAL or GamblerHydra who recommended TT. I was using MB and EG rods a couple years before coming here via a write-up in Inside Line magazine.
TT was a lot different that most of the other forums. I think it's also the most recognizable from it's early phases. It's maintained
it's core while growing and staying interesting.

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by Impreza619 » Thu Jul 30, 2020 1:41 pm

TT! the reviews and awesome holiday reviews...

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by Cal » Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:06 pm

earthworm77 wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:42 am
TT came first for me.

Way back in the day, there was a monthly publication I used to get called Tackle Tester.
I was 16 or so and with the 10.00 subscription they gave you a pretty decent package of California hand pours.
It wasn't quite a magazine, it was more like a 20 ish page newsletter that came complete with holes punched out to put in a binder.
I might be mistaken but eventually they changed the name and moved it on line....similar to Yamamoto's Inside Line eZine. I thought it changed to Tackle Tour.
TackleTour has always been TackleTour... no affiliation with the outfit you mentioned.
Cal, Managing Editor
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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by BigG » Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:35 am

Cal wrote:
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:06 pm
earthworm77 wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:42 am
TT came first for me.

Way back in the day, there was a monthly publication I used to get called Tackle Tester.
I was 16 or so and with the 10.00 subscription they gave you a pretty decent package of California hand pours.
It wasn't quite a magazine, it was more like a 20 ish page newsletter that came complete with holes punched out to put in a binder.
I might be mistaken but eventually they changed the name and moved it on line....similar to Yamamoto's Inside Line eZine. I thought it changed to Tackle Tour.
TackleTour has always been TackleTour... no affiliation with the outfit you mentioned.
And it don't cost nothing. :lol:

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Re: TT or TTF ... Which came first for you?

Post by Cal » Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:01 pm

BigG wrote:
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:35 am

And it don't cost nothing. :lol:
Yeah... what's up with that? 🤔😂😂
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