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by jonthecourier
Sun Aug 05, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: multiplier reels
Replies: 21
Views: 19407

Hi Frank. I think I got this message a little wrong. I was asking would you still recommend the penn multi's if the intended user was a first timer with multi's.
by jonthecourier
Sun Aug 05, 2012 7:06 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: multiplier reels
Replies: 21
Views: 19407

I have two Abu 6500s, an old one without mag braking and a newer one with. I also have a Daiwa Slosh which does not have mag braking. Apart from the mag reel being immediately adjustable, I cannot notice any vast difference when casting. Then again, I cannot cast 200yds + so perhaps my opinion is n...
by jonthecourier
Sat Mar 03, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: Good, safe fishing for juniors, Cornwall?
Replies: 9
Views: 10336

Your holiday with Your Family

Hi my friend yes take your family down to mylor yacht harbour and marina, when I was last there the children were catching Mackerel by the score that was last September. Or if you prefer the resort of Newquay there is a place which we call Fly Cellars its just around the corner from the harbour. I h...
by jonthecourier
Wed Jan 11, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Major Purchase
Replies: 0
Views: 3074

Major Purchase

Hi To All. been using fixed spool for years and always Diawa, I am sick and fed up in the past by using cheap reels they just do not last and sometimes pack up when you are into a good fish. I have been using a Opus Bull for a couple of years and no problems, but I have recently got a 14ft beachcast...
by jonthecourier
Mon Jan 09, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: General Sea Fishing Forum
Topic: Rechargeable Batteries
Replies: 12
Views: 5864

Rechargeable Batteries

Hi to All. Surely you mean 7dayshop.com they are a great firm I have used them for many years, they also sell the best cheap inkjet Cartridges that I know of and they always work very well. regards john
by jonthecourier
Wed Nov 09, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Change of Reel
Replies: 3
Views: 2858

Hi Redmouse. Sorry yes I do, I have not bumped into anyone using one as yet, and yes the reviews have been raving about them and the Shuttle, but its a lot of money to find out its not quite for you. Thanks for your reply.
John
by jonthecourier
Tue Nov 08, 2011 7:56 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Change of Reel
Replies: 3
Views: 2858

Change of Reel

Hi to All. I'm the new Boy, many years ago I used a multiplier and got on with it very well until someone offered me a load of dosh for it and that was that and have been using a diawa Opus Bull. I wonder if any of you use one of the akinos multipliers and what you think of them, the one I fancy is ...
by jonthecourier
Sat Nov 05, 2011 7:49 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: local advice needed
Replies: 4
Views: 5828

St Austell, Cornwall



Hi My friend in case you come down to us again there are very many places to flex your rod down here on both coasts. email me and I can enlarge.