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#10807677 - 04/29/15 07:59 PM Looking for a Frog Reel!
Bass-N-Buck Master Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/16/13
Posts: 2389
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
ok just want some input on a good frog Reel.
I know the Shimano's are on sale and they have the 7:1:1 and 7:2:1 what is the difference and which one would be a better fit.


#10807919 - 04/29/15 09:25 PM Re: Looking for a Frog Reel! [Re: Bass-N-Buck Master]
jseago Online   content
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Registered: 02/07/09
Posts: 1932
Loc: Deep East Tx
Lews tournament mb 8.5:1 is what I use. Faster is better

#10807946 - 04/29/15 09:34 PM Re: Looking for a Frog Reel! [Re: Bass-N-Buck Master]
TheFishWhisperer Offline
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Registered: 05/29/11
Posts: 522
Loc: katy,texas
Lews BB1 Pro

#10808027 - 04/29/15 09:58 PM Re: Looking for a Frog Reel! [Re: Bass-N-Buck Master]
SAKS Offline
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Registered: 07/23/14
Posts: 969
I use Revo STX for my frog reel in a 7.1:1. I love my Shimano reels but I think my STX handles the vegetation better. This is just my opinion with my equipment. I think either would work well. Which ever way or brand you go I would say pay a little more and get the better built models because froggin can be brutal on reels.

#10809173 - 04/30/15 11:25 AM Re: Looking for a Frog Reel! [Re: Bass-N-Buck Master]
Jake Shannon(Skeet4Life) Online   content
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Registered: 10/31/10
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I have a 8:1:1 daiwa tatula and a 7:3:1 daiwa tatula and a curado 200e7 all have been good for frogs but only the curado has been tested in extremely heavy pads and grass where as the other two have been light cover

#10810166 - 04/30/15 06:49 PM Re: Looking for a Frog Reel! [Re: Bass-N-Buck Master]
XPrezident Offline

Registered: 04/26/11
Posts: 155
Loc: Lake Fork
Fast is better 7.2:1.. Not much difference between the two one is just slightly faster.. My frog setup is the curado e7


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