Abu Garcia Carp Master?


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    Richard Morrison
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    abu garcia carp master...Does any one know any thing about them..are they geared different that a 6500 or 6000 whichever there closer too?


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    Its a 6500 with 6.3:1 retrieve ratio, like the 6500 TC reels. Certainly fine reels.

    Bill in SC


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    Default Abu Carpmaster photos and specs--good reel

    Specs:
    4 Stainless Steel bearings.
    Weight: 11.3oz.
    Gear Ratio: 6.3:1.
    Holds 245yds. of 14lb. line.
    Line out alarm.
    New 6-pin centrifugal spool.
    10th Anniversary

    That's a nice looking reel. Hats off to the carp fishing crowd, they're some of the most dedicated fishermen out there. I'm amazed at some of their gear, rod holders, tactics, and imagination. Anybody ever seen one of those missile-like chum rigs they throw? If ya know the name of that contraption, please refresh my memory

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    A sharpie could draw some whiskers on ole' bugle lipps and make it say catmaster or something.:smile2: Look like my 6500c, except all mine are SS, chrome or something shinie. Perhaps polished alum. Never worried about it, they work and thats all i'm lookin for.

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    From a carp forum I read they have a new color every year (see list) and that carp chumming thing is called a Spod

    Carpmaster:
    '99 Maroon/Burgandy
    '00 Black
    '01 Green/Emerald
    '02 Silver
    '03 Red/Dark
    '04 Red & Gold
    '05 Orange/Burnt
    '06 Gold/Light
    '07 Blue/Royal
    '08
    '09
    '10

    Cat:
    '06 Maroon/Red
    '07 Black
    '08 Blue
    '09 Green
    '10 Bronze

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    Those are some nice looking reels.

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    good looking reels

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    Quote Originally Posted by festus View Post

    That's a nice looking reel. Hats off to the carp fishing crowd, they're some of the most dedicated fishermen out there. I'm amazed at some of their gear, rod holders, tactics, and imagination. Anybody ever seen one of those missile-like chum rigs they throw? If ya know the name of that contraption, please refresh my memory

    I believe thats a method launcher.

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    How about the chum launcher in the video? :crazy: This oughtta work for catfish, also chumming with stuff other than carp baits.



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