Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
osgoodsr, Gener849, GEEJR, C_S6225, Nyati
108253 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88918
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76461
John175® 67869
JDavis7873® 67390
FattyMcButterpants 60885
Derek 🐝 60491
Tritonman 58054
LoneStarSon® 54529
SkeeterRonnie 53420
facebook
Forum Stats
108253 Members
60 Forums
814135 Topics
10309756 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#12777743 - 06/02/18 11:07 AM Piscifunbackup
formula462 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/08/13
Posts: 1707
Loc: arlington, tx
I bought the 8wt Crest for a backup reel, it's a sealed drag and rated for salt. Anyone use them and what are your thoughts? If it holds up it has a great price point and looks good, lightweight. My main reels are Sage but if Piscifun works out...

Top
#12777747 - 06/02/18 11:08 AM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
formula462 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 09/08/13
Posts: 1707
Loc: arlington, tx
And how is it pronounced, pis-key-fun or pie-ski-fun

Top
#12778630 - 06/03/18 12:03 PM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
MassAction Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 08/22/16
Posts: 150
I heard pie-see-fun in some of the reviews I've seen online. I'm curious to see what you think and how it holds up. I'm dubious as to whether it's a true sealed drag system, because a lot of companies on the market are claiming their drags are fully sealed, but that phrase is thrown around loosely IMHO.


Top
#12779419 - 06/04/18 09:25 AM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
COFF Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 08/22/06
Posts: 11926
Loc: Carrollton
I've got a 5 wt on my ready-rod (the one that stays in the truck at all times, just in case). I like it so far, but haven't had a fish to test the drag yet.

I also have the 8 wt on my saltwater setup, but I bought it over a year ago and haven't got it wet yet. It looks good, and feels good though.

So really, I can't lend any experience to you. Except that I share your thoughts and hopes.

And I believe it is pronounced pis-key-fun. The word comes from the Latin for fish,
piscis.


Edited by COFF (06/04/18 09:28 AM)
_________________________
"The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance."

-Marcus Tullius Cicero, 63 BC

Top



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