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by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rod or reel?
Replies: 30
Views: 496

Re: Rod or reel?

id say yes LT platform, daiwa are moving all their reels to suit that so they match other manufacturer sizing.
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Show us your purchases
Topic: Show us your purchases!
Replies: 4219
Views: 163490

Re: Show us your purchases!

wow thats a stunning rod, not many of the around thats for sure..
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rod or reel?
Replies: 30
Views: 496

Re: Rod or reel?

So...since my return here I have noticed a name I haven't heard for a while...Luvias. They are not made any more are they? If so, what newer model has slotted into its place? ........................................................................ why not just ******* use a hand line on everything ...
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Australian Natives
Topic: New PB, two years in the making.
Replies: 6
Views: 154

Re: New PB, two years in the making.

good work alex, thats a pig of a fish too.
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rod or reel?
Replies: 30
Views: 496

Re: Rod or reel?

I agree to a certain extent.. But the sienna will never have the same smooth drag that the luvias has, will never have micro drag adjustment, will never have the same retrieve ratio and will never have the same balance.. Big difference for me… might not be the case for others.. hence why this whole...
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Rosebud to Sorrento/Portsea
Topic: A quick session Yesterday
Replies: 2
Views: 191

Re: A quick session Yesterday

was a busy day on the bay and was a great day to be out as well, thanks for the report.
we also did well on the squid.
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Whiting Fishing
Topic: 20 Down
Replies: 14
Views: 413

Re: 20 Down

well done dennis, nice haul there
by purple5ive
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rod or reel?
Replies: 30
Views: 496

Re: Rod or reel?

I agree to a certain extent.. But the sienna will never have the same smooth drag that the luvias has, will never have micro drag adjustment, will never have the same retrieve ratio and will never have the same balance.. Big difference for me… might not be the case for others.. hence why this whole ...
by purple5ive
Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rod or reel?
Replies: 30
Views: 496

Re: Rod or reel?

For lure fishing Both are equally important to me.. and so is the line I use.. what type of lure I use determines what type of rod I will pick and a reel to match..

Bait I really dont care anything will do me.
by purple5ive
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Boating
Topic: Hook line and sunk
Replies: 40
Views: 1057

Re: Hook line and sunk

You certainly can Stinky Stabi. The outcome of cracked stabis was they were using 1mm thinner than industry standard plate. No you wont, they're awesome...tough as guts and unsinkable. If I was to 'accidently' run over a kayak or jetski, I'd rather be in a Stabi over anything made of fibreglass. um...

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