I love my NRX 843 MBR, but I have sometimes felt the tip is too stiff when throwing some Texas rig craws, and yet when I do so with my NRX 842 MBR it feels like there isn’t quite enough backbone. The 905 sounds nice. With blanks rolled to exact G. Loomis specifications by Shimano incorporating its proprietary Spiral X and Hi-Power X processes, and then hand-finished at the G. Loomis facility in Woodland, Wash., G. Loomis’ rod engineer David Brinkerhoff calls Conquest “the most technologically advanced bass rods on the water. I was out a few weeks ago fishing another high end rod and when I picked up my NRX with the same baits it did feel a bit brittle or hollow. This new Conquest 843 could be EXACTLY what I’ve been looking for. The G-Loomis Conquest Mag Bass Spin Jig Rods were developed by both G Loomis and Shimano. by Rodster14 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:23 am, Post by Chode » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:41 pm, Post Traditionally Loomis has been poor balancing rods in the heavier actions. 2019-08-06T11:16:41. Thank you for the detailed review. Lures | Read the full review of the G Loomis E6X HERE. Tools | $86.43 Choose Options. These G.Loomis Conquest Demo rods have been used in-store in our Demo Tank for demonstration purposes. The rod has typical 844 power but may be a little slower getting to it. Conquest on Conquest . Storage | The Asquith line represented an exploratory step into the future of rod making for the G.Loomis brand, and in a few days at ICAST 2017 the company will officially launch the new Conquest Series, which is also a blending of technologies and design to create a new flagship line within the G.Loomis bass rod offerings. I paired the 842 MBR with a shimano core( yumeya finnese spool, 8lb sniper fluro, and a 1/4oz finesse jig ) and fished for approximately an hour. I usually will look to the used market or go the custom route for my rods but, buying new, I usually will order from Gary. These rods really take bass fishing up a notch. I've always wanted a 7'-6" Loomis "MBR GLX" type of rod. by Chode » Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:31 am, Post 8/6/2019 11:16:41 AM I have bought numerous G Loomis rods in the past 20 years and among them have been GLX. With Spiral-X Technology preventing blank twist to increase casting distance and enhancing accuracy, rod strength is increased for the needed … These rods really take bass fishing up a notch. The rod is certainly more versatile than my NRX was, but I wonder how good it will be as a jig and worm rod. by DChiWildcats » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:38 pm, Post Copyright © 2000-2020 BassBoat Central Inc. All rights reserved. Combining G. Loomis’ original Mag Bass actions with Shimano’s premier rod-building technology, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods deliver the absolute pinnacle of performance. Price: $720.00 & FREE Shipping: This fits your . With G. Loomis' original Mag Bass' fast action tapers and featuring Shimano's Spiral-X Technology takes bass fishing to the next level. A joint development between the two companies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods utilize Shimano’s cutting-edge Spiral-X technology to … This technology prevents blank twists, increasing casting distance and enhancing accuracy. Sounds like the Conquest line is that and more!!! Reels | The first 1/3 of the rod is a little more moderate to me than the new Glx 844 but once you get to the backbone they are the same. Could it handle heavy cover? We got the opportunity to check out the G Loomis Conquest and you need see what we found! Watercraft | G. Loomis/Shimano Conquest. thanks for the reviews! A WORLD OF INNOVATION. This rod is a true hybrid between Shimano and G Loomis. Read the full review of the Star Stellar Lite HERE. I own the conquest 844 and have a little time on it. by Bubbleboy » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:41 pm, Post The 844 would be a better option for you for jig fishing. Details The G. Loomis Conquest Bass Casting Rod is built with premier rod-building technology to increase casting distance and accuracy. by Rodster14 » Wed Nov 29, 2017 3:08 am, Post So far I am very happy with it. The combined rod-building and innovation between G. Loomis and Shimano is hard to compare, but the love child of such a relationship is the Conquest, and it is one sweet rod. As far as sensitivity, they feel very crisp and as some early reports suggested, are on par with NRX but not necessarily more sensitive. I have plans to purchase the 843 closer to spring. Customer Review: Tenkara Setup: Dragontail Shadowfire 365 Review + Fishing. that said: - i expected a great + very light rod. Terminal Tackle | It almost sounds as if the Conquest 843 could be described as an NRX 842.5. Here's my first impressions. I bought the 842 MBR, this rod is light almost disappears in your hand. The G-Loomis Conquest Mag Bass Baitcasting Rods were developed by both G Loomis and Shimano. Thanks. by BasserJim » Sun Nov 26, 2017 12:06 pm, Post G. Loomis Conquest Bass Casting Rod. Thanks! See full review. Once the soft tip hits the back bone the rod loads really well. Fishermen's opinions about G. Loomis . Interviews | I got 14 of them in the following models: 905C, 904C, 903C, 842C and 842S. If you are looking to go even a bit less than the $179 price point of the G Loomis E6X, then you can take a look at the Star Stellar Lite series of rods which start at around $100, carry a lifetime warranty and are also made here in the USA. Customer Review: Top 10 Must Have Fishing Gadgets. This reel is fitted with a custom reel seat and a blank-through handle. Customer Questions & Answers A specialized forum to discuss anything and everything about your favorite or not so favorite fishing rods. Latest Articles:  I have a metanium mgl XG mounted on mine and have used it only for bottom contact stuff so far. $429.22 Choose Options. G Loomis Conquest 843S Spin Jig Rod 7'0'' MH 12643-01. I would say the upper limit would be a 3/8 jig and trailer but that would be pushing it. A WORLD OF INNOVATION. CONQUEST SPIN JIG. After consulting on the forum and with Gary from The Tackle Trap, I ordered the Conquest MBR 843c from The Tackle Trap. I own 2 nrxs a 843c and a 853c. I for one was not a huge fan when G. Loomis came out with Extra Fast JWR actions and always felt the Fast JWR weren't the same as the classic Fast MBR which pissed me off a little because I wanted a 7'6" Medium Heavy and Heavy rod that I could fish a jig if needed but also slow roll a spinnerbait or paddle tail. Your comment about a bit of a hollow statement somewhat resonates. With Spiral-X Technology preventing blank twist to increase casting distance and enhancing accuracy, rod strength is increased for the needed … These rods feature spiral-x technology. By utilizing Spiral-X Technology, the Conquest provides anglers the power and leverage for a better hook set to stop big fish. by Hobie-Wan Kenobi » Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:25 am, Post check out the. For year's Shimano has been at the forefront of rod technology. Curious how the 904 and 905 stack up power wise with the nrx894. The conquest also is a little less powerful than I thought it would be. If this is your first visit, be sure to by Tigerbass » Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:32 am, Post Price tags have been removed and there may be some light water spots and possible light signs of use on the cork from the Demo Tank. The G. Loomis/Shimano Conquest Spinning Rods are the most technologically advanced bass rods on the water. Great review! Which one do you use for Topwater (mainly 1/2-5/8)? With the W (Wind) mode on the I-DC5 circuit installed in this reel, prevention against backlash under strong wind conditions have been reinforced. by fffishing » Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:41 pm, Post The rod blank feels better built and stronger than the nrx. lakes froze so haven’t had chance to get it on water yet. Overall, I feel like the Conquests are stronger/more powerful than the NRX's (brittle / hollow comments in OP). A WORLD OF INNOVATION. Combining G. Loomis’ original Mag Bass actions with Shimano’s premier rod-building technology, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods deliver the absolute pinnacle of performance.A joint development between the two companies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods utilize Shimano’s cutting-edge Spiral-X technology to prevent blank twists, … The fast action tip is much softer and takes some getting used to coming from the extra fast tips on the NRX. Swimbaits | I have read mixed opinions regarding sensitivity. by Scuba Scott » Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:34 pm, Post https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBN3o4tdz2c. $123.54 Choose Options. A WORLD OF INNOVATION. By utilizing Spiral-X Technology, the Conquest provides anglers the power and leverage for a better hook set to stop big fish. G. Loomis Conquest CNQ 904C MBR Mag Bass Casting Rod Visit the G. Loomis Store. I've had the ability to get my hands on a G. Loomis/ Shimano Conquest for the past month and I've been asked how they compare to the G. Loomis NRX. In addition to the cold-forged body, the micromodule gear featured in … G. Loomis E6X Bass Spinning Rod. Guides are tangle-free Fuji K-frames. Product Reviews: unbelievably light! Enjoy your 12 pack, What are your thoughts on the 905? With G. Loomis’ original ‘Mag Bass’ fast action tapers, and featuring Shimano’s Spiral X/Hi-Power X Technologies, the new Conquest rods – a joint G. Loomis/Shimano development, takes bass fishing to the next level. If you're still having problems resetting your password, Mercury - 2.0/ 2.4/ 2.5 Liter High Performance, Mercury - 3 Liter & 3 Liter High Performance, Wanted to Buy - Other Than Fishing Tackle. A collaborative effort between the two companies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest SJR Spinning Rods are engineered with Spiral-X technology, … The IMX-PRO is a true revelation in bass rods with the quality and performance you expect from G.Loomis. And how does it balance? With blanks rolled to exact G. Loomis specifications by Shimano incorporating its proprietary Spiral X and Hi-Power X processes, and then hand-finished at the G. Loomis facility in Woodland, Wash., G. Loomis’ rod engineer David Brinkerhoff calls Conquest “the most technologically advanced bass rods on the water. This reel is fitted with a custom reel seat and a blank-through handle. Any comments on the 842C? Maybe compared to the nrx 852c? Angler’s insight: The rod to top all rods. Each time I fish the rods I discover subtle differences in the way the rods handle and the amount of power these rods dole out continues to impress, and yet what I like most about these rods is they look and feel like G.Loomis … See full review. "Over the last week my time with the Conquest has been eye opening. by Guest s - January 03, 2021 . The 842 will probably serve well as a mag finesse rod 1/4 to 3/8 oz. Could you use it for a light flipping rod? These rods really take bass fishing up a notch. Cast and Spear . I want to start off by saying the conquest is bueatiful. G-LOOMIS G LOOMIS CONQUEST SPIN JIG ROD Price: $649.99 - $674.99 View this product Login to leave a review. G. Loomis E6X Bass Casting Rod. The G-Loomis Conquest Mag Bass Baitcasting Rods were developed by both G Loomis and Shimano. by bronzefly » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:01 pm, Post by BRONZEBACK32 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:10 pm, Post Amazon Influencer . Enthusiast | BBCBoards is the leading online community for Bass Boat connections. Autopsy, Post $216.81 Add To Cart. Events | by PBP » Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:41 pm, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Apparel | I will just stick to the new GLX and NRX. Combining G. Loomis’ original Mag Bass actions with Shimano’s premier rod-building technology, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods deliver the absolute pinnacle of performance.A joint development between the two companies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest MBR Casting Rods utilize Shimano’s cutting-edge Spiral-X technology to prevent blank twists, … With G. Loomis’ original ‘Mag Bass’ fast action tapers, and featuring Shimano’s Spiral-X Technology, the new Conquest rods – a joint G. Loomis/Shimano development, takes bass fishing to the next level. I know there are quite a few NRX users (like me) who are enticed by the thought of a rod that is better than the NRX. Amazon Influencer . Shimano/G. These rods feature spiral-x technology. Rods | The spiral x design looks sweet in the sun. The G. Loomis Conquest Bass Casting Rod was … This is where I was taken by surprise the tip on the 842 conquest is soft, its really soft. G. Loomis. G. Loomis CrossCurrent PRO-1 Saltwater Fly Rod. Onsite Associates Program . With Spiral-X Technology preventing blank twist to increase casting distance and enhancing accuracy rod strength is increased for the needed leverage to provide better hooksets and fish-fghting power. I wonder if I should step up to the 844c so the tip would be a little stiffer. If you are using G. Loomis rods please write your experience. The process of ordering rods from there is next to none. I placed the order on a Saturday night and it was at my door step the following Wednesday. In my opinion the conquest is more sensitive, its hard to describe the exact sensation. Although it was less powerful than I thought it would be. With G. Loomis’ original ‘Mag Bass’ fast action tapers, and featuring Shimano’s Spiral-X Technology, the new Conquest rods – a joint G. Loomis/Shimano development, takes bass fishing to the next level. Lines | The pricetag is certainly steep, but to feel the balance and extreme sensitiity is worth every cent. I really like the rod, it is a little different but in a good way. On the casting rods I have Aldebaran 50's on them all and the spinning models I have Exsence 3000's on them. This technology prevents blank twists, increasing casting distance and enhancing accuracy. The bottom on the lake I was fishing felt more crisp. Compared to the extra fast NRX, they will be quite a bit different. With G. Loomis’ original ‘Mag Bass’ fast action tapers, and featuring Shimano’s Spiral-X Technology, the new Conquest rods – a joint G. Loomis/Shimano development, takes bass fishing to the next level. If you liked the reel seat on the nrx you are gonna love this one. Just received my Conquest MBR 903 and took it to my local reservoir today for a test run. The craftsmanship was perfect as far as I could tell the rod had no blemishes. Onsite Associates Program . Any thoughts? With G. Loomis' original 'Mag Bass' fast action tapers, and featuring Shimano's Spiral-X Technology, the new Conquest rods – a joint G. Loomis/Shimano development, takes bass fishing to the next level. Castability is increased with the use of Magnumlite Spool. This technology prevents blank twists, increasing casting distance and enhancing accuracy. My guess is at some point we will see conquest jwr rods with a faster action. by antoniolopez944 » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:44 pm, Post I bought the Conquest 843c for primarily fishing jigs and worms. Customer Questions & Answers See questions and answers. Product Description. The fore grip is slightly less pronounced and in my opinion slightly more comfortable. I was surprised that the conquest did not come with a rod sleeve like my nrxs, being that the conquest is suppose to be the new flagship rod. Combining G. Loomis’ rich history of premium rod design with Shimano’s cutting-edge technologies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest SJR Spinning Rods offer a premier blend of lightweight design, sensitivity, and quality. The rod was packaged neat and secure without having tons of packaging or stuffing. With a model perfectly suited for any conceivable bass fishing scenario, tournament anglers need to look no further than the new IMX-PRO series to develop the ultimate arsenal of technique specific gear. With the Conquest we get all the advantages of that technology coupled with the build quality and sensitivity that G Loomis is known for. The G. Loomis Conquest Bass Casting Rod is built with premier rod-building technology to increase casting distance and accuracy. These rods feature spiral-x technology. To review G. 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