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More Carbon Please
Posted by: Ancelmo Fernandez (---.biz.spectrum.com)
Date: May 12, 2021 01:15PM

I usually use aluminum reel seats on my saltwater builds but i recently was intrigued by the CRSD-18B-3K [www.americantackle.us] The carbon tube is CNC machined and the threads feel incredibly clean. I wanted to reduce the weight on this specific build so I know I made the right choice on going with this reel seat. I figured it would also help transfer some of the sensitivity thought the graphite blank into the seat. I love the look of the 3K carbon these days. Has anyone else ever use a carbon reel seat similar? I cant wait to get this baby nice and slimy!

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Re: More Carbon Please
Posted by: Joseph Willsen (---.dyn.optonline.net)
Date: May 18, 2021 03:20PM

I used one of those on a Black Hole Cape Cod tuna jigging rod I built for a friend. It has performed well as I understand.

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