Fishing Reels - Reviews and Recommendations
A fishing reel is a device used for the deployment and retrieval of a fishing line using a spool. Fishing reels come in various sizes and models and are mostly used in angling, in combination with a fishing rod.
Some specialized reels are mounted on fishing crossbows, bows or spearguns.
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KastKing Summer and Centron Spinning Reels are affordable, yet durable and very popular spinning reels. Both KastKing Summer and Centron spinning reels feature several sub-models, allowing the fisherman to choose according to individual needs and preferences, but also according to fishing location and targeted fish.
KastKing Summer and Centron Spinning Reels are simple to maintain, and feature lightweight design, smooth operation and rather atractive design.
Okuma Cold Water Linecounter Trolling Reel is very popular and sturdy reel with the line counter. It comes with many very important features like high quality, corrosion resistant materials, multi-disc Carbonite drag system, ratcheting drag star for accurate drag settings during fishing, both ball bearings and roller bearings etc. Also, it comes in two main versions - for left and for right handed people, but also it features edition for the ladies.
Of course, Okuma Cold Water Linecounter Trolling Reel is not the cheapest reel on the market, but it is far from being budget unfriendly reel. After all, what you pay is what you get. And much more ...
Daiwa BG Spinning Reels is the next generation of Daiwa's very popular BG spinning reel series.
BG spinning reels series ranges from ultralight freshwater reels to heavy big game saltwater models: BG1500, BG2000, BG2500, BG3000, BG3500, BG4000, BG4500, BG5000, BG6500, and BG8000.
Pflueger President Spinning Reels are group of several Pflueger reels, that come in different sizes. They are very durable and affordable units, and one of the most popular, affordable spinning reels on the market.
Shimano Stradic FK Spinning Reel is high-quality and reasonably lightweight spinning reel ideal for inshore fishing. Shimano Stradic FK design is based on previous Shimano reels, but it is improved in several important details. Also, it comes in 5 different size models, suitable for many occasions.
Shimano Tiagra and Shimano Talica reels are group of heavy duty, strong and durable drag lever reels that come with a nice price tag. They are offshore fishing reels designed for any blue water fishing scenario fishermen can encounter. Except perhaps bait fishing.
KastKing Royale Legend Baitcasting Fishing Reel is light weight and low profile baitcasting reel, with excellent and improved design, it is very affordable and liked even by people who prefer spinning reels. It is suitable for saltwater fishing, too.
Penn Battle II Spinning Reel is very popular, saltwater spinning reel which can be found at very affordable price. Penn Battle II Spinning Reels come in several sizes, weights, maximum drag settings, gear ratios and capacities, so anyone can find a perfect match. Reels are suitable for monofilament, fluorocarbon and braided fishing lines, thanks to the rubber gasket, which helps keeping braided and other slippery lines from - slipping. It is one of the best-buy spinning reels on the market in their price range.
Shimano Stradic CI4+ Reel is one of the best buy, universal, lightweight spinning reels on the market today. Shimano Stradic CI4+ (or sometimes written as Shimano Stradic CI4 Plus) comes with several improvements when compared with previous Shimano Stradic CI4 Reels.
Okuma Avenger ABF Graphite Bait Feeder Reel is cost-effective and reliable spinning reel that comes with various features and in various sizes. Due to relatively low price, it is one of the best buy reels around.
Okuma Classic Levelwind Trolling Reel is one of the best buy baitcasting reels - it is lightweight, cheap, reliable and if you like baitcasting reels, feel free to consider this one.
Shimano Socorro 8000F Salt Water Spinning Reel is robust and sturdy reel that comes at very acceptable price. With 4.9:1 gear ratio, it is designed for larger fish.
Pflueger 4410X Microspin UL Spinning Reel, 100-Yard/4-Pound is micro sized, ultra light spinning reel. It is designed for freshwater use - if you use it for fishing in the sea, more maintenance is required.