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#12777743 - 06/02/18 11:07 AM Piscifunbackup
formula462 Offline
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Registered: 09/08/13
Posts: 1732
Loc: Godley, 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...

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#12777747 - 06/02/18 11:08 AM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
formula462 Offline
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And how is it pronounced, pis-key-fun or pie-ski-fun

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#12778630 - 06/03/18 12:03 PM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
MassAction Offline
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Registered: 08/22/16
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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.


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#12779419 - 06/04/18 09:25 AM Re: Piscifunbackup [Re: formula462]
COFF Offline
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Registered: 08/22/06
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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)
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