Shimano Ultegra XSC 10000 Reel Review

Shimano Ultegra XSC 10000 Fishing Reel Feature

Shimano Ultegra XSC Rating: 4.9/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – There are many individual stand out features to talk about, but perhaps the overruling comment is the general high-quality. Whether it’s the spool, ball bearings or gears, everything Shimano seem to do exudes the very best in quality. It seems to have the right balance …

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Shimano Thunnus CI4 Spinning Reel Review

Shimano Thunnus CI4 Spinning Reel Feature

Shimano Thunnus CI4 Rating: 4.7/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS Shimano’s Baitrunner System is undoubtedly what makes the Thunnus CI4 one of the best spinning reels you’ll ever see. Together with its Hagane Gear, Dyna-Balance, Propulsion Line Management System, SR Concept, Fluidrive II, and Super Stopper II mechanisms, the Baitrunner System makes for a superb …

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Shimano 200IHG Curado RH Reel Review

Shimano Curado Fishing Reel Feature

Shimano Curado Rating: 4.6/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS The new brake system, SVS Infinity, is considered a major highlight of this fishing reel. It’s even hard to imagine how it can ever be improved. The X-Ship technology provides up to 20% more power through a greater diameter gear. Weight is just 210 gr, which …

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Pflueger Supreme XT Reel Review

Pflueger Supreme XT Feature

Pflueger Supreme XT Rating: 4.7/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – The magnesium body and rotor provide great strength while maintaining a light weight.- Approved for saltwater use.- Amazing price-quality rate, which is becoming a standard for all Pflueger reels. – The weight of the reel is perfect, and makes it very comfortable and easy to …

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Pflueger President Spinning Reel Review

Pflueger President Spinning Reel Feature

Pflueger President Rating: 4.7/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – Quality build and refinement.- It has a great casting distance.- The outstanding price-quality ratio makes this fishing reel a must-buy.- It has a very elegant design. CONS – The reel only comes with one spool, while many other companies offer two spools with the reel. …

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Pflueger Patriarch Low Profile Reel Review

Pflueger Patriarch Low Profile Reel Feature

Pflueger Patriarch LP Rating: 5.0/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – It’s amazingly lightweight and very comfortable to palm.- The wide spool gives more room to the thumb to slow the spool, which becomes especially useful if you have big hands.- Excellent performance reel.- As usual with Pflueger, very good price-quality ratio. CONS – It …

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PENN Spinfisher V Spinning Reel Review

PENN Spinfisher V Spinning Reel Featured

PENN Spinfisher V Spinning Rating: 4.5/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – Different models of the PENN Spinfisher have different maximum drag ratings, often ranging from 20 pounds to a mighty 40 pounds. – Regardless, its patented HT-100 Slammer Drag system makes it one of the most celebrated aspects of the design. This gives you excellent …

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Lew’s Speed Spool LFS Reels Review

Lews Speed Spool LFS Series Featured

Lew’s Speed Spool LFS Rating: 4.5/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – Very light weight makes it comfortable.- Smaller palmable reel that reduces hand fatigue.- Aluminum frame and handle.- Externally adjustable magnetic brake system.- It has many important, high-end features that you won’t find on any other $100 reel. CONS – There may be other …

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KastKing Triton Dualis Spinning Reel Reviewed

KastKing Triton Dualis featured

KastKing Triton Dualis Rating: 4.4/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – Its double bearing system that supports the main shaft makes this reel extremely resistant to lateral forces.- It is perfectly suitable for saltwater.- The price-quality ratio is almost ridiculous. You won’t find a better spinning reel at this price. CONS – It doesn’t come …

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Daiwa Tatula-R100XS Reel Review


Daiwa Tatula-R100XS Rating: 4.7/5 Gear Ratio Weight Price PROS – The new T-Wing System (TWS) provides great and smooth casting.- The new Air Rotation System allows a smoother feel and effortless winding.- The maximum drag pressure of this fishing reel is very high compared to most competitors on the market.- The reel body and frame …

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