Out of stock. Introduction: The IMX-Pro line has been a winner for the company which is known by many for their high end GLX and NRX lines. Pro 4X 6wt. So yesterday in a chain of extremely fortunate circumstances Derill, Nopes, and I met up with Austin Bacon, our G Loomis rep, to cast the new NRX+ saltwater rods.I say fortunately because none of us really planned on being there until about 12 hours prior. First impressions on the new G Loomis NRX+ are as follows: Holy batshit batman! Quick view. These rods are priced at $795, and this is one way to guess the efficiency and durability of these rods. G. Loomis Conquest CNQ 842S SJR Jigging Rod 7'0 Fast Action Medium Power. Apparel | These rods' componentry are designed to achieve maximum comfort with subtly tapered rear grips to give you that split-grip feel with full grip comfort. Is the 743 a little light for jigs and trig?the 744 be a better option? Due to a very special circumstance, I am able to get a St Croix Avid X or a G Loomis IMX casting rod at a substantial discount. The IMX Pro was designed with pro guides in mind and includes 10 different rod models from a 4 weight to an 8 weight. Introduction. Double that of both the champion and almost double the imx. 2016-06-13T00:04:47. We tested the single hand rods as well as the new short speys and, as G.Loomis says, everyone needs to make room for a few of these rods. These rods were made for every freshwater fishing application. Gloomis will probably be a 853 or 893.dobyns will be a 743. G. Loomis IMX-Pro Fly Rod. When I bought the rod there was a lifetime guarantee no matter what. Great action for jigs and pitching around cover. With that, the G.Loomis IMX-PRO immediately felt right at home when casting and fishing with this rod. There are at least three of which I'm aware. Built specifically for crankbaits, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Crankbait Casting Rods extend the lightweight, performance-driven IMX lineup with a series of plug-specific models. G-Loomis. A functional double uplocking reel seat and wood spacer combine with a full-wells cork grip for a quality bottom end to the IMX Pro. I’m surprised at how nice it is to cast and I do very well with it out to 50-60 feet. Every one of the IMX Pro fly rods I’ve cast has been a joy, but the 11-foot 11-inch two-handers really stand out. We've already covered Entry Level to mid-range gear along with Rain Gear and Jig Fishing. I think the same could be said with St.Croix. The 745 is a good all around for t-rig, swim jigs and lighter wire casting jigs. Because the IMX Pro is a mid-priced rod, top-of-the-line componentry isn’t necessarily present in the chrome stripping guide and chrome single-foot guides. Loomis is famous for pushing technology forward and for fly rods that outcast all others. The G.Loomis NRX 852C (continued) Impressions: If you pay attention at all to the online discussion forums, you're already aware of the quality control issues that G.Loomis faced on their initial run of NRX sticks. There are at least three of which I'm aware. I was planning on a IMX Pro and then saw a new Scott a Tidal on sale ($350) and picked it up. The Search For One: Eclectic Versatility in the 2 Hole. The only thing holding it back from placing higher is the extra weight. Quote; Link to post Share on other sites . G.Loomis PRO4x FLY rods reviews and tests. Top. I fished the same baits on the Conquests that I did with the NRX's and the rods handled the baits fine. If you've owned or cast the OG NRX 4 piece rods, you'll know they are some of the best fish fighting tools on the market. G.Loomis IMX Steellhead Drift Overhead Rod 9ft 10-20lb 2pc. This is what they say the Dobyns Extreme is just under the high end, I think its NRX, Loomis but for the price difference between the two their wasn't enough difference for them to spent and extra 200 dollars for the NRX. G.Loomis rods seem to always cast well, but their performance doesn’t diminish with a heavy fly or line. November 15, 2019. This G. Loomis NRX trout rod is built for wiggling through such cases. Last season the IMX-Pro line went application specific and brought back many of the actions that G.Loomis Mag Bass fans loved. by DavidSA » Fri Aug 07, 2015 11:30 pm, Post G.Loomis 11920 NRX Saltwater Fly Rod 9ft 9kg 4pc. Ratings: Availability: In Stock. In my opinion, 744 senkos and flukes, 745 t-rig and swim jigs, 746 bigger jigs, heavy C-rigs casting spoons. ... G Loomis MBR 843 GLX vs NRX. Straight from the casting pond, we offer casting notes and fly line suggestions for every rod. Most guys buying new rods just get the NRX. QUICK VIEW. Even with an intermediate line and big streamers, casting was smooth as the rod had enough backbone to pick up and cast weight while also maintaining feel. Tell us what you are upgrading from and what the rods are being used for. I have fished … Built using the most advanced IMX pro technology to date, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Swimbait and Umbrella Casting Rods are up to 15% lighter and noticeably … Interviews | Raul. $650.00. yes , my NRX feels lighter tan my IMX, wish 844 glx become available. I primarily use it for texas rigs, senkos, light c-rigs, finesse jigs, etc. I use my 745 for jig fishing with heavy line and a round stumps where I need to move the fish right now. Last season the IMX-Pro line went application specific and brought back many of the actions that G.Loomis Mag Bass fans loved. If you get into heavier wire jigs on longer casts and C-rigs, the 746 is the way to go. There won't be a whole new line of G.Loomis … I do think highly of the G. So grab the bundle if you can get a good price and enjoy fishing the rods. G Loomis NRX 7 foot 1 medium heavy power fast action also known as the 853C JWR is the jig and worm casting rod from G Loomis. There is a 7wt new NRX on eBay for $500. Unlike other rods that utilize the same mandrel for multiple lengths and tapers, each rod in the G. Loomis IMX Pro Crankbait Casting Rod lineup has been custom-built using G. Loomis’ multi-taper … Read our detailed model-by-model review of the G.Loomis Asquith Series. A specialized forum to discuss anything and everything about your favorite or not so favorite fishing rods. The G. Loomis NRX, first announced in 2010, is one of the most heralded fly rods of all time. The NRX was Loomis' successor to the also wildly popular GLX, leaving it with big shoes to fill. This is important because I don't know that my experience with the older GLX transfers to the new. Well the price of the dobyns I found on sale for 269.99 regular 310.00, and the imx pro is 370.00 which was more money then I wanted to spend but have been really looking st getting a nice loomis rod. While my favorite rods are still the old IMX models, and NRX are very light and cast great, the Pro 4X 6 wt. Almost all of my rods are Loomis, like over 20 of them, I have a Dobyns Extreme shakey head baitcaster rod and it is one of my most favorite rods in the box, have caught several heads with it, Dobyns champion extreme vs gloomis Imx pro, Re: Dobyns champion extreme vs gloomis Imx pro, Gear & Gadgets on the Texas Fishing and Outdoors Show, Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3, Moritz Chevrolet - 9101 Camp Bowie W Blvd, Fort Worth, TX - Monte Coon (817) 696-2003. Thank you. 4 comments / Posted on November 5, 2018 / by Louis Cahill. G-Loomis. Every one of the IMX Pro fly rods I’ve cast has been a joy, but the 11-foot 11-inch two-handers really stand out. Top of the line Dobyns or middle of the road gloomis? Raul 4,249 Posted March 1, 2017. G. Loomis catapulted itself back into the spotlight last summer with the announcement of the Asquith, its $1,000-plus flagship series which has been showered with accolades. Impressions: If you pay attention at all to the online discussion forums, you're already aware of the quality control issues that G.Loomis faced on their initial run of NRX sticks. Wondering how GLX would compare vs NRX. Messages 12,120 Reaction score 1,309 Location-Oct 5, 2020 #5 You did not mention where you might fish these saltwater magic wands. This advancement in the design was brought to you by NRX … from $849.99 Quick view. I have bought numerous G Loomis rods in the past 20 years and among them have been GLX. Which one do you like better? Full cork grips and fuji reel seats with Fuji K-frame guides provide positive grip and balance along with positive control. G. Loomis catapulted itself back into the spotlight last summer with the announcement of the Asquith, its $1,000-plus flagship series which has been showered with accolades. Quick view. Reels | One had to do with the double duty foregrip, reel seat locking mechanism failing, the second had to do with loose reel seats, … sweetandsalt Well-known member. Lures | Using the 9-foot 7 weight model, the first thing noticed about the rod was how good it felt. I have is a real workhorse. I have heard a lot of good from the high end Loomis. Considering getting one before they go away. The NRX lightened the GLX by some 20%. I guess it depends on what line and how strong of a rod you want. Not quite as light … G.Loomis offers a formidable lineup of rods designed by the greatest fly caster who ever lived, Steve Rajeff. Every year, fly fisherman around the globe hold off on their big new fly rod purchases for the moment when George Anderson releases his annual “5-weight Shootout”. G. Loomis NRX vs. IMX vs. GLX Rods - American Legacy Fishing The NRX+ has three sub-categories of rods: the NRX+ LP, which offers a slower action for dry fly anglers and slow-tempo casters; the … I use my 743 for light T-rig and jigs in shallow water. While Loomis probably has better components than Dobyns, the Dobyns blanks are the juice if you have owned enough of them to sort it all out. Performance at 30 feet: 18.5 points out of 20. By Louis Cahill. From $245.00 - $290.00. G. Loomis Rods IMX-Pro Blue Spinning. But fill them it did, and for almost a decade, while some other rod makers churned out one new flagship fly rod after … Shop G Loomis NRX fly rods, IMX-PRO fly rods, CrossCurrent rods, Asquith fly rods GLX, ShortStix fly rods and other great G Loomis … From $350.00 - $365.00. Watercraft | I highly recommend it. About. IMO the 743 is a little light in the britches for serious jig fishing. Acclaimed as one of the finest rods, the NRX+ LP series is winning hearts for its smooth application and bait presentation on the water. from $459.99 G-Loomis G-Loomis Cotton Long Sleeve Tee … by BRONZEBACK32 » Sat Aug 08, 2015 8:32 am, Post The line tracks remarkably well and the Pro 4X’s accuracy is certainly one of the best for a less expensive rod. As a top-finger guy, I prefer the classic cigar-style grip on a 5 weight rod, but to each his/her own. from $429.99 Quick view. ... G. Loomis 12001 Pro 4X Trout #8 Fly Rod 9' 8kg 4pc. User's G.Loomis PRO4x Rods Rating. Recommended Model: IMX-PRO 590-4. G.Loomis offers a formidable lineup of rods designed by the greatest fly caster who ever lived, Steve Rajeff. We've already covered Entry Level to mid-range gear along with Rain Gear and Jig Fishing. IMHO the Loomis IMX rods are the best bang for the buck on the market, whoever said that a Dobyns DX is comparable to an NRX is. This is coming from a guy who owns several IMX pro rods. Join … Latest Articles:  roadwarrior 9,435 Posted September 3, 2012. roadwarrior. Putting powerful, lightweight design in the hands of swimbait enthusiasts, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Swimbait and Umbrella Casting Rods provide and advanced, high-quality construction that caters to big baits and even bigger bass. I think the 744 would probably be the rod you�re looking for if you go with the extreme. I use the 744 in deeper water for T-Rig. ... G. Loomis IMX pro trout Spey complements the picky and finicky trout in your alpine streams! G. Loomis NRX + Saltwater $ 895.00 Select options; G. Loomis NRX + Freshwater $ 795.00 – $ 895.00 Select options; G. Loomis NRX+ LP $ 795.00 Select options; G. Loomis Asquith $ 1,100.00 – $ 1,300.00 Select options; G. Loomis IMX Pro $ 525.00 – $ 605.00 Select options; G. Loomis Asquith Spey $ 1,200.00 – $ 1,400.00 Select options If you want the best, you’ll have to pay for the upgrades. G. Loomis IMX-Pro Fly Rod. With that, the G.Loomis IMX-PRO immediately felt right at home when casting and fishing with this rod. We recently tested the IMX Pro and really put it through the wringer out here on the Yellowstone. The Pro 4X is a very good casting rod and fishing tool. G. Loomis NRX LP vs. Hardy Zenith: Fly Rod Review. In 2016, the NRX was surpassed by the Asquith Series, a collection of fresh … I wound up selling … Now G Loomis says I must pay $120.00 for a replacement. The IMX-PRO Casting Rod (CR) Series is a set of six foot rods that mimic our original bass rods from the very beginning of G.Loomis. Login / Register; My Cart … That first year, G. Loomis sold more NRX rods than any prior rod debut. This season the company is doubling down, and introducing 17 new "Classic Action" rods. For $360 you are getting a great rod that will do it all at a very reasonable price. Now G Loomis says I … Tools | In looking over the entire rod, I found no bad wraps, unsightly epoxy drips, crooked guides, or other sloppy areas. Bass casting rods designed for anglers that prefer our "Classic" Mag Bass actions. I do have the GLX 843 and it is about 7 years old; my model has the full rear and forward grips. by PBP » Sat Aug 08, 2015 9:54 am, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Notify me when back in stock . Events | Terminal Tackle | Introduction: The IMX-Pro line has been a winner for the company which is known by many for their high end GLX and NRX lines. I was leaning towards the Dobyns so that makes me more decisive on my decision. Day 8 of my 90 day video challengeThis is one of my favorite pitching and flipping combos on the market. The NRX Series, introduced in 2010, set a new benchmark for high line speed and power casting versatility. The IMX-PRO Casting Rod (CR) Series is a set of six foot rods that mimic our original bass rods from the very beginning of G.Loomis. Putting powerful, lightweight design in the hands of swimbait enthusiasts, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Swimbait and Umbrella Casting Rods provide and advanced, high-quality construction that caters to big baits and even bigger bass. Built using the most advanced IMX pro technology to date, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Swimbait and Umbrella Casting Rods are up to 15% lighter and noticeably more sensitive. Storage | G.Loomis IMX-Pro Blue IMX-PRO 843S F Spinning Rod $370.00. QUICK VIEW. Which do you think is the better rod? Re: G Loomis MBR 843 GLX vs NRX. G.Loomis / Shimano Conquest Casting Rod. I know a few people who owned both rods. If it were me, I'd go with the IMX. They'll beat a big fishes ass in a heart beat, and you can abuse the rod while doing so. I own multiple NRX rods but not the 843. I recently broke a tip on my GLX spinning rod and sent it back to G Loomis. Free US Shipping on Orders Over $200; Free International Shipping on Orders Over $500; 1 (800) 831-6230. The G Loomis IMX Pro Short Spey: Review. Will be a trig, jig, etc rod. The G. Loomis crew did a fine job assembling my 6-weight IMX PRO. The Extreme is more like the NRX with the NRX is slightly better according to the people I have talked to who owned both. They decided to buy the Dobyns extreme. G. Loomis Rods IMX-Pro Blue Spinning ... Sold Out. The G. Loomis IMX Pro Spinning Rods are aimed at the tournament angler that expects day in and day out performance from their equipment to allow them to operate at the highest level. Both rods would be the same price. Moving up the rod, the IMX Pro adds a stylish, made in the USA quality, olive color blank. Global Moderator; 9,435 10 42,736 posts; Location … Incredible performance means extreme sensitivity, ultra-light weight, excellent balance and unbelievable power and strength! When all four pieces were joined together, the rod flexed back and forth smoothly, thus indicating all the ferrules fit together perfectly. It all culminates in this video on G Loomis, Megabass, Shimano, Daiwa, and more! Loomis is famous for pushing technology forward and for fly rods that outcast all others. Sort by Sold Out. Reactions: Virgin Cork. nice soft tip but one ofb the strongest butt sections out there, these were supposed to have been designed with the help of worldwide fishing Guides. Facebook. QUICK VIEW. I have IMX version and NRX, sensitivity is better on NRX , but I like overall build and guides of IMX better. G. Loomis NRX + Freshwater $ 795.00 – $ 895.00 Select options; G. Loomis NRX+ LP $ 795.00 Select options; G. Loomis Asquith $ 1,100.00 – $ 1,300.00 Select options; G. Loomis IMX Pro $ 525.00 – $ 605.00 Select options; G. Loomis Asquith Spey $ 1,200.00 – $ 1,400.00 Select options; Directions. Loomis rods prioritize technology and design. Photo by Louis Cahill. Post by DavidSA » Sat Aug … It's a blend of innovation in design and high … It’s no NRX LP but that’s a good thing for Loomis since they already hit that one out of the park. And with a cork … $350.00. Find us on your way to the Yellowstone River Directions . These rods have full cork grips with fast actions for fishing virtually any style of bait, but primarily for topwaters, The Asquith has been introduced concurrently with the NRX and GLX in the Loomis lineup. Enthusiast | G. Loomis NRX LP vs. Hardy Zenith: Fly Rod Review. G-Loomis. I have a 743 and a 745. I owned mostly all Dobyns extreme's. G. Loomis NRX Casting Rod. I have IMX version and NRX, sensitivity is better on NRX , but I like overall build and guides of IMX better. It's a blend of innovation in design and hi-tech materials that allow us to create a rod blank that reacts quickly, loads efficiently and provides more sensitivity than any IMX rod we've ever made. The G. Loomis Pro 4X is a great value rod. The all new IMX Pro is noticably a step above the last generation, with new break-throughs in rod blank technology among others, G. Loomis is able to offer exceptionally better rods time and time again. Considering getting one before they go away. G Loomis GLX Casting Rod. ONLY $1,199.00 . This year, there was a changing of the guard (again), when the G. Loomis NRX LP unseated the … I have bought numerous G Loomis rods in the past 20 years and among them have been GLX. When I bought the rod there was a lifetime guarantee no matter what. Lines | I have both, the NRX is a clear step up in sensitivity, but both are excellent rods! G-Loomis IMX-PRO Casting Rod. Simply put, they are designed for fishing. I do not think the IMX is in the same class with the Extreme. DavidSA Pro Angler Posts: 2285 Joined: Sat Mar 05, 2005 2:04 am Location: Northern Kentucky. I cast the 3 weight on the pond at IFTD last year. I'm just surprised to see Dobyns and G-Loomis in the same sentence. I've owned both and the IMX blows the Champion Extreme out of the water. IMX PRO CR. These rods are priced at $795, and this is one way to guess the efficiency and durability of these rods. I think G.Loomis has a big gear/bait division and a lot of their advertising budget goes toward that customer base. The discipline of G.Loomis rewards the angler with a new series of fly rods that is superior to the original in every characteristic. I would like to see G. Loomis come up with a 6-weight NRX LP and Pro 4X LP. G. Loomis Greenwater Spinning Rods. The nrx is a 600 dollar rod so that’s way out of the price range. IMX PRO MBR. Telluride Angler. $749.99. Notify me when back in stock . Loading.. The NRX Series, introduced in 2010, set a new benchmark for high line speed and power casting versatility. Using the 9-foot 7 weight model, the first thing noticed about the rod was how good it felt. The guy has a new 8 wt for 700. I can help you if you are refering to the glx or nrx vs xtreme as i own/owned both. Looking at the champion extreme or the new Imx pro. I recently broke a tip on my GLX spinning rod and sent it back to G Loomis. G.Loomis IMX-Pro Blue IMX-PRO 842S XF Spinning Rod 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. It also depends on hook wire sizes as well. When all four pieces were joined together, the rod flexed back and forth smoothly, thus indicating all the ferrules fit together perfectly. Sold Out. G.Loomis NRX-G #6 Trout Fly Rod 9ft 4pc. The G. Loomis NRX, first announced in 2010, is one of the most heralded fly rods of all time. From a human perspective, a Senko is like Twinkies. ... G. Loomis FLY PRO4x. The NRX+ replaces and improves the original NRX, a rod that was considered revolutionary upon its introduction in 2010. I have an IMX pro and its a great rod. In looking over the entire rod, I found no bad wraps, unsightly epoxy drips, crooked guides, or other sloppy areas. These rods have full cork grips with fast actions for fishing virtually any style of bait, but primarily for topwaters, Navigation. The G. Loomis IMX-Pro Bass Rods provide the serious tournament angler with a broad offering of high-performance, technique-specific rods. The IMX Pro Short Spey may be the best bargain in fly-fishing. Built to the unrelenting specifications of professional fishing guides, the IMX-PRO series is comprised of 15 purpose driven designs to meet the performance demands of modern freshwater fishing. While my favorite rods are still the old IMX models, and NRX are very light and cast great, the Pro 4X 6 wt. Re: loomis nrx vs sage one I personally think the sage one 9ft 5wt is the best dry fly rod one can own. I was a little worried at first with the "fast" action of the Conquests vs the "extra fast" of the NRX's but it wasn't an issue. Dobyn's power ratings IMO are lighter than Loomis and other rods. Autopsy, Post ONLY $1,199.00 It all culminates in this video on G Loomis, Megabass, Shimano, Daiwa, and more! Rods | As a follow up, G. Loomis is debuting its new IMX-PRO series of fly rods, which the company says is the result of dozens upon dozens of meetings with guides during which Loomis asked one basic question: … This rod series is designed for the angler that … … It's not so expensive that I'm afraid to use it in rough conditions (as I am at times with the NRX and even my IMX's), yet it is very balanced with GL3 bottom sections and the NRX tip section. G.Loomis Asquith Fly Rod Review. Top. That being said, the Champion Extreme is lighter. Think functionality and purpose, not fine art. The NRX was Loomis' successor to the also wildly popular GLX, leaving it with big shoes to fill. With Steve Rajeff, world champion fly caster on board as their leading fly rod designer G.Loomis is a mainstay of the top of the line fly rod companies. This season the company is doubling down, and introducing 17 new "Classic Action" rods. That first year, G. Loomis sold more NRX rods than any prior rod debut. G-Loomis . I paid $50.00 for the rod. I have is a real workhorse. The IMX Pro Short Spey may be the best bargain in fly-fishing. Instagram. The GLX added power to the IMX. I paid $50.00 for the rod. 1 Quote; Link to post Share on other sites. I bought one for my dad as a xmas gift 4-5 years ago and started getting jealous of how nice it was when I borrowed it that I ended up getting my own. IMX PRO CR. G-Loomis IMX-Pro Spinning Rod. The G. Loomis crew did a fine job assembling my 6-weight IMX PRO. $385.00. Farther and with less effort than with my NRX 852S w/Sustain 2500. I would take the Dobyns over the IMX. ONLY $599.00 ... Out of stock. YouTube. Swimbaits | A Quick Review of the G Loomis NRX+. IMHO the Loomis IMX rods are the best bang for the buck on the market, whoever said that a Dobyns DX is comparable to an NRX is Re: Dobyns champion extreme vs gloomis Imx pro [ Re: ko bass attack 27 ] #12480588 10/27/17 02:45 AM The 745 is a stout rod. by PBP » Fri Aug 07, 2015 7:49 am, Post So please do not recommend anything other than an Avid X or IMX, and please do not base your recommendation on price. $579.99. I was immediately impressed but I’ve learned not to judge a rod solely on the casting pond. Their guides are tangle-free Fuji K-frames. I cast the 3 weight on the pond at IFTD last year. 'spoon, Dobyns action and g loomis sensitivity = perfect rod, Have half a dozen Dobyns DX and the same number of G. Loomis rods. This G. Loomis NRX trout rod is built for wiggling through such cases. by quantum angler nt » Sat Aug 08, 2015 3:12 am, Post The IMX is way more sensitive and balanced than the Champion Extreme. Loomis makes a stellar mid-priced fly rod series, too, called the G. Loomis IMX Pro. 6/13/2016 12:04:47 AM Great casting rod that is very tip heavy. G.Loomis fly rods, designed by Steve Rajeff, are among the finest casting fly rods ever designed. Wondering how GLX would compare vs NRX. G.Loomis. G.Loomis IMX-Pro Blue IMX-PRO 844S MF Spinning Rod 5.0 out of 5 stars 1. St. Croix puts out some nice fly fishing products but also a big gear/bait mfger. Built specifically for crankbaits, the G. Loomis IMX Pro Crankbait Casting Rods extend the lightweight, performance-driven IMX lineup with a series of plug-specific models. Skip to navigation Skip to content. The G.Loomis NRX 852C (continued). Now, the Asquith has lightened and stabilized the NRX in a range of models that is, without exception, higher in quality and more cohesive as a group. Post by quantum angler nt » Sat Aug 08, 2015 11:12 am I have both, the NRX is a clear step up in sensitivity, but both are excellent rods! I have IMX version and NRX, sensitivity is better on NRX , but I like overall build and guides of IMX better. Sage has mostly been and is now strictly fly fishing, they ended their association with other types of fishing many years ago and … I personally like my Sage and Loomis rods the best so I have a few of them but I think the sleeper in the group that I has not been hiped is the New G Loomis IMX PRO this 9'5 wt fishes beautifully. This new G. Loomis IMX-PRO Series is a great example. Search for: Search. G-Loomis. You are upgrading from and what the rods casting versatility Shipping on Orders over $ 200 ; free International on. 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