Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
ladyangler125, AHS Basser, MoJoMorris, suhil has, Jr baiter
106516 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 87125
hopalong 78812
Pilothawk 75784
JDavis7873® 67386
John175 ® 65888
FattyMcButterpants 60793
Derek 🐝 59024
Tritonman 57763
LoneStarSon® 53818
SkeeterRonnie 53123
facebook
Forum Stats
106516 Members
61 Forums
813940 Topics
10277630 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11685760 - 06/23/16 10:16 PM Shimano Sienna On Sale
fishing_ken Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/29/10
Posts: 1254
Loc: Arlington, Tx.
After using the $19.99 pinnacle tiny deadbolt for a few years, one of my fishing buddies introduced me to a reel that did it all, a lot better than the tiny deadbolt, without breaking the bank. Bought my first Shimano Sienna 1000 a few months ago and loved it. $29.99 and it performed great. Casts well, weight felt good in my hand, and the drag worked smoothly. Decided to do some online shopping to pass time the other day and Dicks Sporting Goods was selling both the sienna 500, and 1000 for $19.99! Well THANK YOU JESUS!!! I wasnt supposed to be spending any money but at that price.... well I bought 4 more, lol. Not sure if the stores have restocked. The Dicks in parks mall was out of 1000s but had a few 500. But, you can buy them online at that price.

Top
#11685965 - 06/24/16 06:05 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
Gamblinman Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/26/02
Posts: 3047
Loc: Yantis, TX
Good reels.
Free shipping too!


Gman
_________________________
Texas Crappie Posse

Top
#11686337 - 06/24/16 09:38 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
fishing_ken Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/29/10
Posts: 1254
Loc: Arlington, Tx.
Oh yea, forgot about the free shipping!!!!!!

Top
#11686389 - 06/24/16 09:54 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
DebAggie Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 06/17/16
Posts: 5
Loc: Onalaska, Texas
Thanks for the tip. I'm trying to get my spin fishing collection up to speed and this sound like a good addition.
Deb

Top
#11686431 - 06/24/16 10:10 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
DebAggie Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 06/17/16
Posts: 5
Loc: Onalaska, Texas
By the way, any suggestions on rod and lines to go with the Shimano Reels? I have a 500 and a 1000 reels coming. I love to fish for crappie (Lake Livingston -- mainly Kickapoo creek). I'm happy with whatever I catch though.
Thanks again!
Deb

Top
#11686717 - 06/24/16 12:26 PM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
Gamblinman Online   content
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 11/26/02
Posts: 3047
Loc: Yantis, TX
I use Power Pro slick braid on these smaller spool reels. If you prefer mono, I like Mr. Crappie line. I stay away from fluorocarbons because of their stiffness..they don't lay well on these smaller spools. I do use fluorocarbon for a leader. I use Seaguar red label.
_________________________
Texas Crappie Posse

Top
#11687003 - 06/24/16 02:41 PM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
Lazy Ike Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/09/16
Posts: 254
Loc: garland
Ken thanks for the heads up, gonna get me some. Here I go into a relapse, off da wagon, then have to find rod/rods for em.. HELP ME*&% im blame n you.

Top
#11688099 - 06/25/16 08:40 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: Gamblinman]
DebAggie Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 06/17/16
Posts: 5
Loc: Onalaska, Texas
I use Power Pro slick braid on these smaller spool reels. If you prefer mono, I like Mr. Crappie line. I stay away from fluorocarbons because of their stiffness..they don't lay well on these smaller spools. I do use fluorocarbon for a leader. I use Seaguar red label.
_________________________
Thanks Much!
Deb


Edited by DebAggie (06/25/16 08:42 AM)

Top
#11688156 - 06/25/16 09:25 AM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
DrCrappie Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/08/13
Posts: 470
Loc: The People's Republic of Texas
I'd rather spend a little more and get a Pflueger President 6920 with 10 bearings, versus a reel with only 4 bearings...
_________________________
Fly tier (yeah, I can fly fish...but the fish don't like frothy water!)

Top
#11688723 - 06/25/16 06:11 PM Re: Shimano Sienna On Sale [Re: fishing_ken]
8upwithfishin' Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 02/22/09
Posts: 773
Loc: McKinney, Tx.
Thx for the heads up. Going to pick up a 1000 for $20.00.

Top



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