Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Coffee Creek Landing, Beard111, sprice, TimothyB, SCA1951
107803 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88415
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76329
JDavis7873® 67390
John175® 67262
FattyMcButterpants 60846
Derek 🐝 60070
Tritonman 57958
LoneStarSon® 54330
SkeeterRonnie 53341
facebook
Forum Stats
107803 Members
60 Forums
808305 Topics
10238193 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#12604893 - 02/01/18 02:45 AM tiny hands
dimitri Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/12/09
Posts: 2201
Loc: Arlington TX
im currently having problems palming my jerkbait reel (200e curado) for prolonged periods so my research has led me to think a 50e may be in my future. never touched a 50e so before i post a wtb add i’m wanting feedback from others in the know. am i going in the right direction on this and will the 50e be easier to palm with my tiny hands? and if not the 50e which reel do y’all suggest for my little problem?

thx in advance

Top
#12604995 - 02/01/18 07:22 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
bassmanrudy Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 01/30/15
Posts: 812
Loc: Bossier City, LA
I've never seen the 50E. I use the 200Es a lot though as they fit me well.

As for other reels that would be "smaller" (feels like to me) you could look at Lew's Speed Spools or BPS Pro Qualifiers.
_________________________
"I'd Rather Be Fishing" smile
Rudy

Top
#12604999 - 02/01/18 07:26 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
coachmas Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/24/04
Posts: 2704
Loc: Back at Palestine
Buddy has a 50, it is nice.

I use Lews Team Lites and would recommend you taking a look at those.
_________________________
Wishin I was Fishin!!!


Top
#12605006 - 02/01/18 07:34 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
Matt1212 Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 01/16/11
Posts: 809
Loc: Pauls Valley, ok
No doubt the 50e's are easier to palm. Much smaller

Top
#12605031 - 02/01/18 07:51 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
bossman Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/22/02
Posts: 131
Loc: winnsboro,tx, usa
LEWS tournament mb, some of the smaller lews reels will fit your hand well.

Top
#12605055 - 02/01/18 08:04 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
bogey♂ Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 02/21/08
Posts: 15595
Loc: plano
I thought all TFF'rs were 6'4 260 grin
_________________________


bassboatseats.com

Top
#12605069 - 02/01/18 08:14 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: bogey♂]
David Kindred Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/04/15
Posts: 33
Loc: Irving , TX
Originally Posted By: bogey♂
I thought all TFF'rs were 6'4 260 grin



only after they leave the ramp roflmao
_________________________
FX21 250sho

Top
#12605070 - 02/01/18 08:15 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
Stickchunker Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/21/08
Posts: 825
Loc: Lake Conroe
I feel your pain bud! Look at the Lew's Custom, pretty small profile compared to others.
_________________________

Top
#12605075 - 02/01/18 08:17 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: bogey♂]
Okie Poke Online   happy
TFF Guru

Registered: 02/28/04
Posts: 18144
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
Originally Posted By: bogey♂
I thought all TFF'rs were 6'4 260 grin



They are, behind the keyboard.....can't help with reels, never used them. GL!
_________________________







Top
#12605093 - 02/01/18 08:25 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
Firebassin Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 01/17/16
Posts: 93
Look into the curado 70 as well.

Top
#12605111 - 02/01/18 08:39 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: Firebassin]
Champion 221 Elite Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/12/09
Posts: 1014
Loc: Grand Saline, Texas
Originally Posted By: Firebassin
Look into the curado 70 as well.

Both the Shimano Chronarch 50E and Shimano Curado 50E are small and light.They will serve you well.My favorite is the Shimano Core 50Mg7.If you can find one someone is willing to part with. thumb
_________________________
Just Fishing For Fun!

Top
#12605131 - 02/01/18 08:50 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
SKEETER_MAN_225 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 10/25/07
Posts: 3300
Loc: TEXAS
try the shimano curado 70HG
_________________________
Pete B. Hernandez
Matthew 4:19

www.tackledepot.com

Top
#12605143 - 02/01/18 09:01 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
bigbass94 Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 05/27/12
Posts: 4309
Loc: San Antonio, Texas
Curado 70 might be a reel you should look into.
_________________________
"If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles." - Doug Larson

Top
#12605145 - 02/01/18 09:02 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
tin man 55 Online   content
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/30/15
Posts: 209
Loc: Flower Mound, TX
go to bass pro or cabelas and try them out; both have all their reels out to touch and feel.

I'm 6'4" and 270, but SOTA is working me down to a more manageable 225.

Top
#12605156 - 02/01/18 09:08 AM Re: tiny hands [Re: dimitri]
SAKS Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/23/14
Posts: 1018
The Abu Revo ALX is also a good smaller reel unless your dead set on a 50e.

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >



© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide