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Old 08-13-2017, 04:35 PM
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Default Planer board OR-18 vs Sams Pro release

Which is better for braid?


when I notice a fish is on I would like to be able to snap the line off the front clip and pull the board in backwards. This way I'm not fighting a board for 20-30 feet before I unhook it.

Anyone run them? Looking for opinions.

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Old 08-15-2017, 02:00 PM
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I ran the Sam's for the first time a couple weeks ago. A buddy had them on his mag offshore boards.

Really liked them and plan to change a couple boards over to compare them to stock boards of the same size.
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Old 08-18-2017, 10:01 AM
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I ran the Sam's for the first time a couple weeks ago. A buddy had them on his mag offshore boards.

Really liked them and plan to change a couple boards over to compare them to stock boards of the same size.
Thanks for the input. I'm probably going to order up a couple of the Sams and go from there.
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Old 08-18-2017, 10:07 AM
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Thanks for the input. I'm probably going to order up a couple of the Sams and go from there.
You'll like them. Once you get the tension set to your liking they are consistent on how they release. There is a screw that sets the tension (similar to a dipsy).
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Old 08-18-2017, 11:52 AM
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Old 08-21-2017, 07:12 AM
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Default sam's pro releases

I'm the buddy that B-man was talking about.
I had tried a couple different releases and was not happy.
OR-16 OR-18 and had trouble with braided line slipping through the release. Not only did you fight the fish but you were always fighting the board.
With the Sam's snap the rod tip and the front releases and you just fighting the fish. Just make sure you have a OR-16 with the pin on the back.
Works GREAT!
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