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What is your favourite reel in your arsenal

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It's hard to pick favorites, if I didn't like a reel or rod wouldn't use it.

I enjoy using light weight finess tackle like my original tuned Daiwa Fuego baitcasting reel on Iovino's Splash-it rod in fun combo to use, one of favorites. My passion is catching giant bass on jigs so Daiwa Tatula R100XS on my custom ALX jig & worm rods get the most use. Then fishing big swimbaits is a lot fun so the older Shimano Calcutta 250 on my custom Dobyns 8' XH rod I enjoy using. Spinning is a lot easier, Shimano Stractics on Major Craft rods are my favorite.

Now I need to get out and use them!

Tom

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Hard for me to pick one. I guess it's an older ABU4600c I've had for a long time. But, I look at reels like tools. Lots of them will get the job done

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Custom Daiwa Sol BC

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2 hours ago, Heartland said:

Custom Daiwa Sol BC

How has it been customized?  Details, man!  :D

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3 hours ago, new2BC4bass said:

How has it been customized?  Details, man!  :D

Be easier to just post a picture

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Baitcaster is the Curado E7 which I use fishing jigs.

Spinning reel would be a Pflueger President because all my spinning reels are presidents.

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All of them... can't pick just one.

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With all of the fancy new Shimanos I have, I still love to fish with my Curado 100B's.  They are so effortless and do not require constant tuning for results.  Like they have a mind of their own.

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On 3/15/2019 at 3:04 PM, The Bassman said:

I'm mostly a spin fisherman but this one's special.

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What is that reel? Look familiar lol.

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48 minutes ago, JustJames said:

What is that reel? Look familiar lol.

I know you're kidding but there is one thing different about it. I ordered a 90 mm handle with the bigger knobs from the XG. Smoothest reel I've ever handled. I'm trying some Sufix Advance to see if the hype's true.

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2 hours ago, newyorktoiowa57 said:

Chronarch MGL.

Do you have shimano reels to compare them to?  In BPS they feel very compact and smooth.

No buddy, I sure don't. I own a few Shimano spinning reels, but no bait casters. While I worked at BPS, I got to play with every reel we sold but we all know that's not a true comparison.

 

 

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KastKing Royale Legend Baitcasting Reels - Elite Series, Palm Perfect Compact Design, Ergo-Twist Opening, Swing Wing Side Cover, 4 Coded Gear Ratios, 11+1 BB, Magnetic Braking System Fishing Reel

 

Image result for bass pro qualifier 2 limited edition

 

 

kastking royale legend elite red .... the bps pro qualifier 2 limited is sweet, too ...  

 

good fishing .... 

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#1 - Chronarch E series (super-tuned) followed closely by the daiwa sv105 (also super-tuned).  I inherited a lew's hyper mag slp but haven't put more than a couple of months on it yet.  Nice reel...time will tell. 

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