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by Fraziel
Sun Nov 24, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Stillwater TSR 5000 bass spinning reel
Replies: 0
Views: 3213

Stillwater TSR 5000 bass spinning reel

hi,

Anyone know the weight of this reel and if its any good?

cheers
by Fraziel
Sat Aug 24, 2013 7:51 pm
Forum: Scotland Coast Sea Fishing
Topic: Red Rocks, Wemyss bay
Replies: 2
Views: 6811

Went down today as high tide at 3.30. Caught 2 medium sized mackerel on a reflector rig with 1.5 ounce bomb weight. Caught a small chubby fish too but no idea what it was. Think it might have been a small Pollack. It was a light brownish colour. Young family next to me caught a few mackies too. We s...
by Fraziel
Thu Aug 22, 2013 8:32 pm
Forum: Scotland Coast Sea Fishing
Topic: Red Rocks, Wemyss bay
Replies: 2
Views: 6811

Red Rocks, Wemyss bay

Thinking about going down to the red rocks at Wemyss bay on saturday.Never been before but heard its decent. Anyone know if they are easy to get to from Wemyss bay train station?
by Fraziel
Wed Aug 07, 2013 8:42 pm
Forum: Scotland Coast Sea Fishing
Topic: Sea fishing near Glasgow - where to go?
Replies: 3
Views: 8468

No other suggestios? There must be a few good places to go.
by Fraziel
Sun Jun 30, 2013 4:31 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Daiwa megaforce x, Mitchell big mouth or Abu cardinal Swi
Replies: 2
Views: 2039

Daiwa megaforce x, Mitchell big mouth or Abu cardinal Swi

Hi, I have narrowed down my reel choice to one of the above 3. As a newbie I will mainly be spinning or feathering from rocks and pier, (to start anyway) so don't want anything too big. What's the opinion on which is the best one to go for? The Abu is the only one that has been specifically treated ...
by Fraziel
Sat Jun 29, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Need advice on what size of fixed spinning reel to buy
Replies: 3
Views: 4288

i have seen some good reels that rrp at about 40 or 50 but can be had for under 30 so will nab one of those. Some people think 15lb line is overkill and i should go for 12 so will prob do that. What do you think?
by Fraziel
Fri Jun 28, 2013 7:07 pm
Forum: Reels
Topic: Need advice on what size of fixed spinning reel to buy
Replies: 3
Views: 4288

Need advice on what size of fixed spinning reel to buy

Hi, I am about to buy a Ron thompson tyran nano 10ft 20 - 60 rod for lure fishing from piers and rocks but I am unsure whether to go for a 40/4000 size or a 50/5000 size spinning reel. I am a newbie so once i get into the swing of things i will prob do a bit more than pier and rocks. I have been adv...
by Fraziel
Sun Jun 23, 2013 4:03 pm
Forum: Scotland Coast Sea Fishing
Topic: Sea fishing near Glasgow - where to go?
Replies: 3
Views: 8468

Sea fishing near Glasgow - where to go?

Hi, I am just starting to fish as a newbie ,apart from a few unsuccessful outings as a young boy over 30 yrs ago, and wondered where the best spots are to go sea fishing near Glasgow. I like the idea of fishing for food so would love to try for mackerel, pollack, plaice and even bass if around. As i...
by Fraziel
Sat Jun 22, 2013 10:05 pm
Forum: Rods
Topic: newbie- Need a little help choosing a rod and reel
Replies: 3
Views: 4603

ok, that is helpful thanks. What about the casting weight recommended for each rod, what does that actually mean? can you go outwith it?