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  1. Kenton
    03-19-2015 02:58 PM - permalink
    Kenton
    Happy Birthday!
  2. Chris V
    11-16-2014 03:55 PM - permalink
    Chris V
    Ill check tomorrow
  3. Pompano Joe
    11-16-2014 02:07 PM - permalink
    Pompano Joe
    Chris, I picked up another Atlas Kona 400. What do the matching power handles run?
  4. Sharkey
    08-11-2014 11:08 PM - permalink
    Sharkey
    Hey Chris, sorry to bother again. You seems to post the most knowledgeable post and comments. I would really like to an overnight sword trip on my boat. I have never sword fished before, is there any tips you could lend or maybe the possibility of talking you into going with, it would not cost you a dime, just want the knowledge. My boat is a 2670 Glacier bay island runner Cat. Twin 130 hondas with 180 gallons of fuel. Thanks for the info
  5. Chris V
    08-09-2014 07:37 PM - permalink
    Chris V
    The Ion is more than adequate. Its not the lightest, but it is a good workhorse reel. Solid and with a decent drag. I own 3 and did own a 10/12 before selling it to a buddy who wanted an inexpensive bluewater outfit.

    The 10/12 sells for 129.99 and the extra spools are 50 bucks. pretty hard to beat for the performance given thus far
  6. tmber8
    08-09-2014 07:09 PM - permalink
    tmber8
    Chris,

    Would you still recommend the Echo Ion for a cheap saltwater fly reel? I'm trying to replace some gear that got stolen out of my boat last weekend, so I'm not dropping $500 on a new reel after that. Feathercraft said it's a freshwater reel and extra care needs to be taken using it in salt. What do you think? I'm also looking at Lamson Konics and Gurus. Also, do they make an Ion that will fit a 12 wt?

    Thanks,
  7. cajun creationz
    04-28-2014 11:44 PM - permalink
    cajun creationz
    im working 12s in pcola at the paper mill right now.i really want it .lets make this happen text me when you can ..gonna crash for the night soon..4am comes early
  8. Brandonshobie
    03-20-2014 12:16 AM - permalink
    Brandonshobie
    No, I have never tryed one or used one before. How has fishing been over there since the cold winter?
  9. laurenbrooke
    01-22-2014 07:54 PM - permalink
    laurenbrooke
    I'm sorry Chris it is 12-15 people 8 hour trip lol changes things a bit I know sorry! Yes she will need it out of p'cola not sure on the dates I'll ask thanks
  10. Chris V
    01-22-2014 06:27 PM - permalink
    Chris V
    When will she be here? Give me a day or so. Does it need to be out of P'cola?

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  • About Chris V
    Location
    foley, Al
    Interests
    Puttin' a hook in everything that swims
    Occupation
    salesman at Sam's in O.B.
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