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 Posted: Fri Jun 4th, 2021 08:55 pm
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MrFisha
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Hi All.
Regarding the Spinfisher VI, what's your thoughts on this reel?
Have seen many international reviews but little on South African Angling reviews / opinions.
It's role in the ZA Fishing Scene? - Eds, Non-Eds, etc.

Thanks

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 Posted: Sat Jun 5th, 2021 08:51 am
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Dr halibut hoffman
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If you go chinese...dont go cheap..that would be my guess. That said I got a cheapish saltwater baitcaster from china recently and it fishes pretty lekker! But sorry can't help you with the penn..

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 Posted: Sat Jun 5th, 2021 01:35 pm
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Have 2 ... 5500lc which is winner ..normally paired with makaira 14ft
6500 paired with 14f6 4-6oz ... knob wear out after while... go gomeus ...add some style as well

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 Posted: Sat Jun 5th, 2021 09:30 pm
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Bad pic..reel dirty from night of fishing..when run is over .. I normally do practice casting. Stripped braid of reel on one cast.... have to add ... reel wasn't completely filled with line_seal1_

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 Posted: Mon Jun 21st, 2021 08:00 pm
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MrFisha
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consdering getting a spinfisher 6500 for a makaira blue. aim to target large eds and smaller in-eds

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 Posted: Tue Jun 22nd, 2021 10:58 am
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14f6 makaira blue paired with spinfisher 6500 normal one... you do get 6500lc which is chunky reel

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