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Post by darreninti on Mon Jul 09, 2012 8:44 pm

aquired a zipplex hst so decided to go and have a practice cast in preparation for the weekend anyway set reels on full mag and after a couple of casts managed to achieve this.not feeling quite so confident now
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Post by Big Brad on Mon Jul 09, 2012 8:46 pm

lol! lol! lol!

how many mags are in the carriers
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Post by darreninti on Mon Jul 09, 2012 8:54 pm

2 and they do run fairly quick, use a tip tornado sport in general so could have been down to different rod. third reel seemed ok. liked the rod but maybe less forgiving it also has a power point butt which i think is not standard on these rods.
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Post by Big Brad on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:00 pm

2 magnets affraid
i have 6 mags in my mag elite carriers.
mind you i never need to put the mags on full, but i cant cast with the mags off. they seem about right.
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Post by ArronBarclay on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:14 pm

i run for in mine and when they are newly serviced i cant get them below 3.
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Post by darreninti on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:16 pm

feel a bit better knowing that looks like il put some back in then .also got 1 small brake block in
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Post by ArronBarclay on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:16 pm

take the blocks out just use the mags.
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Post by Big Brad on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:35 pm

i have no brake blocks, just mags
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Post by Litchy on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:43 pm

Blocks are for girls Very Happy

4 mags, yellow rocket fuel. Plus plenty of salt corrosion and bait juice Laughing
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Post by ArronBarclay on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:45 pm

lol... nearly put that statement but didnt wanna seem insensitve...
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Post by Litchy on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:50 pm

Oh how you are renowned for being sensitive! ride
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Post by reebo on Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:54 pm

Litchy wrote:Oh how you are renowned for being sensitive! ride


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Post by darreninti on Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:12 pm

last time i fished blocks were the norm few reels had mags so i've manned up and taken the blocks out .by the way how did your national hero get on yesterday Very Happy
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Post by cod father part 2 on Tue Jul 10, 2012 5:57 am

ah be a real man strip the mags out and just leave a block in ..................zooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooom
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Post by Big Brad on Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:54 am

cod father part 2 wrote:ah be a real man strip the mags out and just leave a block in ..................zooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooom

if you done want the mags you might as well just use a 6500 CT reel Rolling Eyes
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Post by Guest on Tue Jul 10, 2012 7:26 am

Have ago with Litchy's reel and put 20m on your PB :-)

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Post by darreninti on Tue Jul 10, 2012 7:30 am

now thats an easier way to get a pb
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Post by Southside Stu on Tue Jul 10, 2012 8:23 am

ArronBarclay wrote:i run for in mine and when they are newly serviced i cant get them below 3.

Thats a bit of a contradiction in terms, looking at the state of yoiur reels!!!!!
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Post by Southside Stu on Tue Jul 10, 2012 8:24 am

Litchy wrote:Blocks are for girls Very Happy

4 mags, yellow rocket fuel. Plus plenty of salt corrosion and bait juice Laughing

Just like Arron`s reels then!.... Very Happy
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Post by Guest on Tue Jul 10, 2012 11:56 am

Here's my practice lol


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Post by ArronBarclay on Tue Jul 10, 2012 3:10 pm

thats my point when they do get serviced.... they are horrid at the mo. but cant be bothered
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Post by Litchy on Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:32 pm

formerly known as Dizzy wrote:Have ago with Litchy's reel and put 20m on your PB :-)

I borrowed a rod off you and got a pb too! Very Happy Very Happy
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Post by ArronBarclay on Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:44 pm

mate this month have a go with my chrome rocket you can only wind the mag off quarter a turn otherwise it blows up... its a bit nuts
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Post by Litchy on Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:51 pm

You are ment to wait a second or two before you wind the magnets off Rolling Eyes Suspect Rolling Eyes Laughing
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Post by ArronBarclay on Tue Jul 10, 2012 8:19 pm

oh no its mental, you cant hardly touch the mag on it its so viscious
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