Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Reels are the hottest topic for TackleTour. Everyone wants to know what the latest and greatest is and how they compare to the old guard. What's the best for light stuff, or what's your suggestion for heavy cover. Do we really need different retrieve ratios? It's all in here.
i_am_R2
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 692
Joined: Wed Aug 31, 2011 6:13 pm

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby i_am_R2 » Fri Aug 24, 2018 9:14 pm

Does anyone happen to know how much larger physically the 1520 is versus the 1016?

Thanks in advance!

Dexter
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 277
Joined: Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:02 am

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby Dexter » Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:58 am

Great question. Also curious about size difference. Thanks.

wirinhar
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 796
Joined: Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:26 pm

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby wirinhar » Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:45 am

Dexter wrote:Great question. Also curious about size difference. Thanks.

X2.

User avatar
BRONZEBACK32
Platinum Angler
Platinum Angler
Posts: 1472
Joined: Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:44 pm
Location: Utah

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby BRONZEBACK32 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:51 pm

How hard is it to disassemble?

The Conquest is cake.

Dexter
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 277
Joined: Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:02 am

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby Dexter » Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:53 pm

Size comparison and performance difference between the 1016 and the 1520, anyone?

Dalleinf
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 494
Joined: Wed Dec 10, 2014 1:12 pm
Location: Denmark

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby Dalleinf » Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:16 am

For people curious about 1016/1520 size difference, have you seen the post by matrix on page 3 of this thread?
If photos are better, I have added som size comparisons in this post. 1520 is the lower/left reel.
Cheers Michael
Attachments
47470D2B-C49D-4B44-BB83-58BC3429DAAD.jpeg
47470D2B-C49D-4B44-BB83-58BC3429DAAD.jpeg (220.54 KiB) Viewed 236 times
4C9D4196-581B-41D4-B697-30381903CB2A.jpeg
4C9D4196-581B-41D4-B697-30381903CB2A.jpeg (186.39 KiB) Viewed 236 times
4C368047-805A-492E-8A91-F657AAD64951.jpeg
4C368047-805A-492E-8A91-F657AAD64951.jpeg (76.51 KiB) Viewed 236 times

wirinhar
Elite Angler
Elite Angler
Posts: 796
Joined: Sat Aug 20, 2011 1:26 pm

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby wirinhar » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:42 pm

Thanks for sharing, Dalleinf!!!
WW

DirtyD64
Platinum Angler
Platinum Angler
Posts: 1428
Joined: Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:23 pm

Re: Reviews out on new 2018 Ryoga?

Postby DirtyD64 » Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:15 pm

Those are some of the most beautiful reels, I really hate that only low profiles lead the market. Would be awesome to see some more $200-$350 round reels out there. Like a Zillion class Ryoga with a cast aluminum frame, Zaion sideplates, regular gears, etc. Wouldn't make sense though to cut the market from their flagship model though so I'm sure we'll never see anything like that, but it's nice to day dream...


Return to “Reels”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: jpd0144 and 28 guests