2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

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Re: 2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

Postby ShimanoFan » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:22 am

When will the lefties be available???

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Re: 2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

Postby Bantam1 » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:38 am

We will get the first shipment at the end of this month, but it is a small amount of reels. The larger shipments will come in Nov-Dec.

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Re: 2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

Postby fishing_tx » Sat Oct 06, 2018 11:12 pm

I just ordered my lefty online. This will be my first new baitcaster, ever! All of my others are hand-me-downs or used purchases that I have refurbished. Not to say I have bad gear, I've got several early Chronarchs Curados, Calcuttas and even a Calais CL200 that are all in very good condition, but I've been on the 'yak for the last two years and decided inexpensive spinning equipment was a better choice for three days a week on the water chasing redfish and specks in the 'yak. Since I have a poling skiff being finished at the moment, I'm excited to use my winches, and Curado DC ticks all the boxes for me.

I now wish I had clicked the "overnight" option.
Transducers are great for finding fish; when torn off the transom, it's shallow enough.

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Re: 2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

Postby fishing_tx » Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:31 pm

Got the lefty 151 HG in the mail today. Neat reel, cannot wait to get it on the water. I've been fishing with spinning reels mostly for the last two years because I like them in the yak. I can't believe how much more natural the left hand retrieve feels. I guess I'm going to have to by five more lefty Shimanos. haha!
Transducers are great for finding fish; when torn off the transom, it's shallow enough.

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Re: 2018 Curado DC (Merged Topic)

Postby Gone Phishin » Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:16 pm

fishing_tx wrote:Got the lefty 151 HG in the mail today. Neat reel, cannot wait to get it on the water. I've been fishing with spinning reels mostly for the last two years because I like them in the yak. I can't believe how much more natural the left hand retrieve feels. I guess I'm going to have to by five more lefty Shimanos. haha!


Sweet! Let us know what you think please. 8-)


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