2019-08-06T11:16:41. Enthusiast | For year's Shimano has been at the forefront of rod technology. The conquest also is a little less powerful than I thought it would be. 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. G. Loomis Conquest CNQ 904C MBR Mag Bass Casting Rod Visit the G. Loomis Store. These rods really take bass fishing up a notch. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBN3o4tdz2c. by Guest s - January 03, 2021 . G Loomis Conquest 843S Spin Jig Rod 7'0'' MH 12643-01. We got the opportunity to check out the G Loomis Conquest and you need see what we found! 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. The process of ordering rods from there is next to none. I have a metanium mgl XG mounted on mine and have used it only for bottom contact stuff so far. The pricetag is certainly steep, but to feel the balance and extreme sensitiity is worth every cent. I bought the Conquest 843c for primarily fishing jigs and worms. 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. The G-Loomis Conquest Mag Bass Baitcasting Rods were developed by both G Loomis and Shimano. I want to start off by saying the conquest is bueatiful. Lures | 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 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. Angler’s insight: The rod to top all rods. Traditionally Loomis has been poor balancing rods in the heavier actions. A WORLD OF INNOVATION. by Tigerbass » Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:32 am, Post The rod blank feels better built and stronger than the nrx. Customer Questions & Answers See questions and answers. Thanks. Product Reviews: unbelievably light! It almost sounds as if the Conquest 843 could be described as an NRX 842.5. Re: Shimano Loomis Conquest rods Post by j2015 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:54 pm Got to use my Conquest 843 the other day and was very impressed, paired it with a steez tw sv, was casting a 3/8oz kietech III swimjig with trailer. These G.Loomis Conquest Demo rods have been used in-store in our Demo Tank for demonstration purposes. Reels | Cast and Spear . I've always wanted a 7'-6" Loomis "MBR GLX" type of rod. The fast action tip is much softer and takes some getting used to coming from the extra fast tips on the NRX. Enjoy your 12 pack, What are your thoughts on the 905? These rods feature spiral-x technology. 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. The craftsmanship was perfect as far as I could tell the rod had no blemishes. Any comments on the 842C? I bought the 842 MBR, this rod is light almost disappears in your hand. This rod is a true hybrid between Shimano and G Loomis. Still, those NRX 894's have caught me many a nice fish under many conditions with many baits and weights so they are not going anywhere. 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. I would say the upper limit would be a 3/8 jig and trailer but that would be pushing it. Once the soft tip hits the back bone the rod loads really well. I got 14 of them in the following models: 905C, 904C, 903C, 842C and 842S. Tools | by Bubbleboy » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:41 pm, Post In addition to the cold-forged body, the micromodule gear featured in … Latest Articles:  by Rodster14 » Wed Nov 29, 2017 3:08 am, Post These rods feature spiral-x technology. Read the full review of the Star Stellar Lite HERE. thanks for the reviews! I will just stick to the new GLX and NRX. These rods really take bass fishing up a notch. Maybe compared to the nrx 852c? I have read mixed opinions regarding sensitivity. Amazon Influencer . The G. Loomis/Shimano Conquest Spinning Rods are the most technologically advanced bass rods on the water. I own the conquest 844 and have a little time on it. Watercraft | by PBP » Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:41 pm, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Read the full review of the G Loomis E6X HERE. 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. Great review! The 844 would be a better option for you for jig fishing. This means that lures which are heavily affected by air resistance can also be cast with ease by anglers. A WORLD OF INNOVATION. G. Loomis/Shimano Conquest. The G-Loomis Conquest Mag Bass Baitcasting Rods were developed by both G Loomis and Shimano. 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. A collaborative effort between the two companies, the Shimano G. Loomis Conquest SJR Spinning Rods are engineered with Spiral-X technology, … by Rodster14 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:23 am, Post G. Loomis. Interviews | 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. This technology prevents blank twists, increasing casting distance and enhancing accuracy. Besides the rod sleeve, I really can't complain. And how does it balance? This technology prevents blank twists, increasing casting distance and enhancing accuracy. After consulting on the forum and with Gary from The Tackle Trap, I ordered the Conquest MBR 843c from The Tackle Trap. The rod has typical 844 power but may be a little slower getting to it. 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. "Over the last week my time with the Conquest has been eye opening. As far as sensitivity, they feel very crisp and as some early reports suggested, are on par with NRX but not necessarily more sensitive. 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. by DChiWildcats » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:38 pm, Post Could you use it for a light flipping rod? With the Conquest we get all the advantages of that technology coupled with the build quality and sensitivity that G Loomis is known for. A specialized forum to discuss anything and everything about your favorite or not so favorite fishing rods. by bronzefly » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:01 pm, Post $86.43 Choose Options. G. Loomis CrossCurrent PRO-1 Saltwater Fly Rod. G. Loomis Conquest Bass Casting Rod. lakes froze so haven’t had chance to get it on water yet. This reel is fitted with a custom reel seat and a blank-through handle. Customer Review: Top 10 Must Have Fishing Gadgets. See full review. With Spiral-X Technology preventing blank twist to increase casting distance and enhancing accuracy, rod strength is increased for the needed … 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. Onsite Associates Program . $429.22 Choose Options. See full review. Shimano/G. Product Description. by Scuba Scott » Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:34 pm, Post by BRONZEBACK32 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:10 pm, Post I placed the order on a Saturday night and it was at my door step the following Wednesday. Terminal Tackle | The 842 will probably serve well as a mag finesse rod 1/4 to 3/8 oz. Just received my Conquest MBR 903 and took it to my local reservoir today for a test run. 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