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Jackall releases Mega Pompadour!

Discussion in 'Tackle Talk' started by Rod Bender, Feb 9, 2018.

  1. Rod Bender

    Rod Bender Well-Known Member

    Aug 20, 2016
    Yep...it is finally here! Many fisherman who chase Murray cod with surface lures would be familiar with the Jackall Pompadour. Now it's bigger brother has arrived!

    The lure body is 120 mm's and it weighs 57 grams. To me, this weight would put it above the casting ratings of a lot of baitcast rods but if you are not scared of pushing the limits then you may as well have a go.

    The link has a couple videos. The first video shows its construction...meh! The second video shows its action and also gives you an opportunity to learn a foreign language!

    The local stores have them priced around the $50 - $55 mark. They are selling too and no, not to me although I am not sure how long I can restrain! As usual with surface lures, the darker ones seem to go first. The first shipment has been distributed and from what I can gather, there are no more in stock in Oz.
    Team Jack...ass!
    Last edited: Feb 9, 2018
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  2. creekboy

    creekboy Well-Known Member

    Sep 7, 2016
    Hi, Jim. That thing would scare the crap out of most fish. Cheers, creekboy.
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  3. AWL

    AWL Well-Known Member

    Aug 21, 2016
    Go on bender, buy one, you know you want to:)
    Wouldn't mind one myself even if it was just to look at:cool:and there is always the chance of knocking a fish out with one even if they're not biting. They at the in town or out of town shop.
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  4. diesel

    diesel Well-Known Member

    Sep 23, 2016
    One of those would look cool as a bonnet mascot on the Troopy, or you could tie it up next to your camp to scare the buggery out of undesirables :D.

    Jeff :)
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  5. DeeBeeKay

    DeeBeeKay Well-Known Member

    Aug 14, 2016
    I will get a couple of them, I'll just have to give up yet another vice to afford them, :eek: cheers davo
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  6. Rod Bender

    Rod Bender Well-Known Member

    Aug 20, 2016
    I think the next 'in thing' with lure manufacturing will be depth charges! Both stores in Shepp have the big pomps.
    Team Bender
    Shock and awe fisherman!
  7. AWL

    AWL Well-Known Member

    Aug 21, 2016
    I don't have any more vices to give up:( dbk, so i'm in trouble if i want one.
    Thank's bender might go and have a look and see if they got one in a colour i like (copeton frog or purple snake)
    One thing i did pick up from the video was he tweaked one of the "wings" with a pair of pliers there at one stage,guess it was to make it run straight.
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  8. taspyke

    taspyke Member

    Jan 5, 2008
    I'll shout you one, just because I can ;)
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