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  1. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    I've only got a SeaKnight Rapid 5000 spinning reel with 15lb line on it. Will that be okay with a 12ft Beachcaster, or do I need to go up a size? Cheers
  2. Newbie Introduction Forum
    Hello everyone, I found this forum and for once I have decided to join in, and ask a few "newbie" questions. I am interested in beach fishing, and like may have just bought a pair of rods, reels and all the gubbins to start me off. However, I see a lot of photos and youtube articles where those...
  3. Reel Repair and Maintenance
    Hi everyone... Does anyone know if it's possible to convert my fairly lately-acquired, but not yet used, elderly right-hand wind 602AP to left-hand wind? And, by any chance, does anyone have, or know where I might find, a pdf of the instruction booklet, before I have to try a certain auction...
  4. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    I'm finding it hard to find them online. Does anyone know where I could find one either the 7000 or 8000? Does anyone have one they want to sell by any chance lol?
  5. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    I have some aerlex xs reels, 2 x 7000 and 1 x 6000 is it worth upgrading to the Aerlex XTB 10000 as the XS has been discontinued and I cant buy spare spools for them. But I dont want to get the XTB if they are not as good.
  6. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi all looking to buy a multiplier and not sure which one to get. All I’m looking for is what is best for starting out Penn 525 mag3 Diawa slosh 30 Last years Penn fathom Thanks Chris
  7. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Currently using cheap 7000 size reels for shore fishing and I've been looking at a few reels online, I've been recommended a 10 to 12 thousand sized reel for distance but do you guys think this will be too big to handle?
  8. Reel Repair and Maintenance
    Looked good, performed bad, maybe a simple fix Had these reels for 3 or 4 sessions, and they started locking up !!! I would have to keep flicking between backwind and not, take the spool off, and mess about during my cast to get them to reel again ! Took the whole thing apart , cleaned and...
  9. Reel Repair and Maintenance
    Hi, I recently damaged the bail arm wire on my Technium 4000fd and have been looking for a replacement but so far can only seem to buy them from sellers in america for near enough £35 after shipping. I've found the part on a German site selling for £10 but they wont ship and also makes me want...
  10. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    From July this year i will be travelling around Asia starting in the north of Vietnam, as an avid angler at home i'm looking to broaden my horizons and take advantage of the stunning beaches and coastlines Vietnam has to offer. I am a complete beginner however, when it comes to sea fishing, i...
  11. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    I've got several Multiplier reels and been boat fishing for about 50 yrs but believe it or not I've never fished with the new "realistic" type rubber lures (pirks, Jellyworms, boobies, etc you can see how long it's been) I've got quite a few trips booked this year wrecking off the South Coast...
  12. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Ive been using fixed spool for a while now but want to change over to multiplier! Any advice on best multiplier for a beginner at a reasonable price please? Thanks
  13. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi Peeps, The wife is going to buy me a better reel for Christmas, possibly around £100 quid or so. I've been looking at a fair few.....but I realised I barely know anything about them. I had some passed to me years ago, used them for a while, then really just looked at reviews, made sure they...
  14. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi, I'm finding selecting reels abit tricky! I will be predominantly using the reels for shore fishing with heavy leads so I need something upto the task. I have a budget of £80 per reel, I originally was looking at daiwa scorecast reels but am having second thoughts, I would get second hand...
  15. Shore Angling
    Hi, I'm finding selecting reels abit tricky! I have a budget of £80 per reel, I originally was looking at daiwa scorecast reels but am having second thoughts, I would get second hand reels if I knew what to get? Can anyone help or recommend any decent fixed spool reels? They will be going...
  16. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    I was wondering if I could use the reel above for my beach geaching off the shore . I have already taken the level wind off and im curious if I could use for casting about 60 -110 yards Merry Christmas Cian
  17. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    So at the moment I have been using mono shockleader with braid. Go on, grill the hell out of me! Haha Cheers Singi
  18. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Looking for a new beach casting reel with a deep and long spool, I would also like to ask what people think about using one on a boat. Budget is up to about 150. Cheers in as advance! Singi.
  19. SALTWATER FLY FISHING FORUM
    what wt fly rod to go for ? I once enjoyed and got the hang of casting and will be adding a fly rod and reel to my Arsenal for flats fishing in Antigua. But what wt rod should I take ... I know you are going to say 2 rods needed as tarpon need a 12 wt ? I would also welcome some advice or links...
  20. General Sea Angling Discussion
    Is the Japanese in port the same as the ones in this country, and what's the best all round reel for beach pier and river with all the different letter at the end.Tight lines input be appreciated
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