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#12627200 - 02/14/18 07:42 AM Feedback on the brand new curado
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/12/04
Posts: 1744
They have been out awhile now. I have a few curado e7. Are the new ones as good. Feedback good and bad

Edited by RANDYSGLIDE (02/14/18 09:51 AM)

#12627958 - 02/14/18 02:11 PM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
Shallow Waters Offline

Registered: 01/03/17
Posts: 470
I have 1 of the K's, it is good, better then some of the past Curado's that have come out. It casts well but I wouldn't suggest switching between a bunch of baits with it as it is a little sensitive to backlashing if not dialed in. I only use my on my lipless setup. I will say that my only really complaint (and it is always this way with Curados) is that it is just too loud for me, I hate that casting noise the Curados make.

#12647956 - 02/26/18 02:16 PM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
acts2:38-39 Offline

Registered: 05/31/12
Posts: 292
Loc: Lake Fork
Ive got e7's and now have had the k for 3 months just awesome i really do like it. They got this one right once you get her dialed in

#12662060 - 03/07/18 08:51 AM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
G Rod Offline

Registered: 10/18/10
Posts: 356
Loc: N. Richland Hills, TX
I have several of the Chronarch E and the Curado K blows it away for smoothness in casting and cranking. A major improvement.
2016 Basscat Cougar FTD, 250 Mercury Bass Club of Fort Worth

#12666548 - 03/10/18 01:23 PM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
dk2429 Offline

Registered: 03/28/16
Posts: 454
Loc: Pearland, TX
Nice reel!
Majek 22 Extreme/225 Optimax Pro XS
2006 Chevy 2500HD Silverado/6.6 Duramax LBZ

#12667409 - 03/11/18 09:34 AM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
IslandJim Offline

Registered: 07/08/14
Posts: 317
Loc: Rockport, TX
A Shimano rep was at Academy in Corpus a coupla weeks back. He had the K's on a table, in three ratios. I asked about the braking system, as I prefer and am accustomed to centrifugal braking reels. The K has their SVS Infinity brake system. They have reversed the dynamic weights, so they work on the O.D. of the spool(sorta). He said they work great, better than my Chronarch Ci4+. I would have liked to try one out on a rod, but none were mounted or spooled. If one of my two main reels pukes, I might try a K. IslandJim
I'm an Eighth Day Adventist. On the Eighth Day, God went fishing!

#12668827 - 03/12/18 11:12 AM Re: Feedback on the brand new curado [Re: RANDYSGLIDE]
turtdogg Offline
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Registered: 08/02/11
Posts: 1700
Loc: huffman tx
Best Curado made to date in my opinion.....
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