Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Mason777, RealCamSmith, Ol' Swamp Badd, Redneckcrappiedude, Djbfishing
103981 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 84221
hopalong 75954
Pilothawk 74194
JDavis7873® 67380
John175 ® 62192
FattyMcButterpants 60645
Tritonman 57318
Derek 57179
SkeeterRonnie 52704
LoneStarSon® 52588
facebook
Forum Stats
103981 Members
61 Forums
833083 Topics
11901709 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11645773 - 06/03/16 06:18 PM Curado 70
TR176 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/17/10
Posts: 2823
Loc: Little Elm
Anybody been using one? What do you think?

Top
#11646055 - 06/03/16 08:42 PM Re: Curado 70 [Re: TR176]
dlwfish Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/21/05
Posts: 203
Loc: North TX
You won't be disappointed, go for it!

Or save $30 and get the 200...

Have many of both and can't tell the difference so I'm just buying 200's from now on.

Top
#11646910 - 06/04/16 11:00 AM Re: Curado 70 [Re: TR176]
G Rod Offline
Angler

Registered: 10/18/10
Posts: 304
Loc: N. Richland Hills, TX
I have one and prefer it to the 200 and chronarch for use with light baits. The brakes are a little different and made from a different material that requires less oil maintenance. It also casts lighter baits better than the other two. Works real well for skipping docks.
_________________________
2016 Basscat Cougar FTD, 250 Mercury
www.bcfw.org Bass Club of Fort Worth

Top
#11646952 - 06/04/16 11:22 AM Re: Curado 70 [Re: TR176]
BAIT956 Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/27/03
Posts: 362
Loc: Lake Fork Tx.
Like G Rod said, the 70 is better for casting lighter baits than the 200.
I found that for me it doesn't throw a weightless wacky worm nearly as well as a good spinning reel on a 7' fast tip rod, especially into the wind, but not bad.
Tough to beat the 200 for lures like spinnerbaits and medium sized cranks, but the 70 does the job well too. Haven't tried it yet on smaller cranks, but I expect it to work well.
Smaller profile for casters with small hands.
I really like it.
Going to check it out on smallmouth in Canada in about a month.

Top
#11647990 - 06/04/16 11:57 PM Re: Curado 70 [Re: TR176]
TR176 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/17/10
Posts: 2823
Loc: Little Elm
Thanks for the good input. I am now the proud owner of the XG model and will be putting it on a 6'8"'Cumara.
I see a lot of Senko and finesse baits in my future.

Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide