giron or gigantrel jr.?

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giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by 24 furbits » Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:22 pm

Any opinions, preferences?

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by 24 furbits » Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:25 pm

Excuse me gantrel jr.

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by Cal » Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:43 pm

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by cumara » Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:50 am

They are both worth having and great lures. The Ganteral has better action due to being 3 pieces instead of just 2. If you need a smaller profile though, the Giron may work better.

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by poisonokie » Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:48 pm

It depends. The Giron sinks and will sit upright on the bottom at the edge of a bed. The Gantarel floats, so it needs to be kept in motion more. They both can have a gliding quality and can walk and do 180 turns.
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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by 24 furbits » Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:03 am

Thanks - I'll probably start with the Giron.

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by scrapiron » Tue May 14, 2019 1:37 pm

I have both and prefer the Giron but I use both. I think that's the answer!

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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by goldrod » Wed May 15, 2019 11:11 pm

For the Giron, I use a swivel connected to the snap.
So much line twist without the swivel and when it lands It tracks better with the swivel.
I've looked at the Gigantrel jr. myself but I hear that they were hit or miss with the quality of lure you get.
So I can't personally speak on the gigantrel but the Giron to sink TOO fast..
I went and got an Academy sports bait of the same size and it swims FAR better but I haven't thrown it that much.
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Re: giron or gigantrel jr.?

Post by cumara » Thu May 16, 2019 4:57 am

even small ones will go for it
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