Daiwa BG Saltwater Spinning Reels are so smooth with digitally cut gears and seven ball bearings. These reels are powerful, yet priced just right.
"Hard Bodyz" body and side cover
Infinite Anti-Reverse system
Manual Return Bail (4500 and Larger)
Machined aluminum screw in handle
Waterproof drag system
Braided line ready spool
Dynamic cut aluminum ABS spool
Daiwa Saltist Spinning Reel
More than just sharing a name, the Daiwa® Saltist® Spinning Reel brings the rugged power and durability of Daiwa's famous saltwater reels to the spinning gear enthusiast. This reel is made to stand up to the rigors of fishing in brine, with Magsealed construction featuring impervious Magnetic Oil nano-fluid in critical areas plus sealed CRBB corrosion resistant ball bearings for dependable, long-lasting performance.
Key features include the Hardbodyz industrial-strength body and side cover; unique Air Rotor design with tubular stainless steel Air Bail® and friction-reducing Magsealed line roller; lightweight Dynamic Cut aluminum ABS spool; Magsealed main shaft with Digigear™ digital-cut gearing; and a waterproof Carbon ATD drag system with impressive drag power.
The Daiwa Saltist Spinning Reel runs a super-smooth 9-bearing (8+1) system with premium sealed stainless steel ball bearings (2500-4000 sizes have 8 CRBB, 4500 and larger sizes have 7 CRBB and 1 Magsealed) plus instant anti-reverse.
Rugged, durable saltwater spinning reel
Magsealed construction in critical areas
Hardbodyz high-strength body and side cover
Unique Air Rotor design
Tubular stainless steel Air Bail
Friction-reducing Magsealed line roller
Dynamic Cut aluminum ABS spool
Magsealed main shaft
Digigear™ digital-cut gearing
Super-smooth 9-bearing (8+1) system
2500-4000 sizes have 8 CRBB
4500 and larger have 7 CRBB, 1 Magsealed
Waterproof Carbon ATD drag system
Penn Slammer III Spinning Reels
The PENN Slammer III is back by popular demand. Built for heavy-duty fishing from either boat or shore, and trusted by charter captains all over the world.
The Slammer III reels feature our new IPX6 Sealed System which keeps water out of the gear box and drag system.
We're also using our updated Slammer Drag System which now utilzes our proprietary Dura- Drag material.
Sizes 3500-5500 have automatic bail trip Sizes 6500-10500 have manual bail trip
The PENN Spinfisher VI features IPX5 sealing so whether it gets hit with a wave, or you let it ride in the spray all the way home, you don't have to worry about saltwater getting into the gearbox or drag system. Our HT-100 drag washers are housed in a fully sealed spool to give the stopping power needed for big saltwater fish. A Full Metal Body and sideplate keep the CNC Gear System in precise alignment under heavy loads. Available in standard, Live Liner, Long Cast and bail-less models.
Shimano Saragosa SW Spinning Reels
The Shimano Saragosa SW Spinning reels are saltwater reels made to be durable with new "Cam" oscillation system. These reels are water resistant and provide a comfortable drag. These reels are dedicated to the Blue Water angler, and are perfect to tackle the toughest species and conditions with elegance and power. These reels offer up to 44 pounds of drag to stop even the meanest offshore fish.
Shimano Stella SWB Saltwater Spinning Reels
Already a legend in the surf or offshore, the Stella SW sets the bar for performance saltwater reels
Shimano announces its new showcase spinning reel series – the Stella SW, offered in sizes and construction features to handle nearly any game fish found in the world’s oceans. Shimano’s SW-X Concept brings together power, rigidity, toughness, drag performance and water resistance, focusing on retrieving power, strength and durability.
X-Tough Drag, with its dramatically enhanced smoothness, control and toughness anticipates the vigorous speed of Blue-Fin Tuna and Giant Tuna.
X-SHIP enhances power transmission through the gear. This results in increased cranking power with extremely smooth feel.
X-Shield and X-Protect combine to provide extreme water resistance in the harshest conditions.
The Power Aluminum Body, X-Rigid Rotor, X-Rigid Body and X-Rigid Handle combine to provide ultimate rigidity & eliminate loss of power caused by reel flex.
Propulsion Line Management System: Propulsion Spool Lip, SR One-Piece Bail Wire, Power Roller IV Oversized Roller with Overflange for the Ultimate in Line Protection, Redesigned Bail Trip, S-Arm Cam
Direct Drive Mechanism (Thread-In Handle Attachment)
Shimano Ultegra FB Spinning Reels
The new Ultegra Series spinning reels include a HAGANE Gear for incredible durability, X-Ship technology for increased smoothness and efficiency, Aero Wrap Oscillation for perfect line winding and longer casting, and Coreprotect for water resistance without a heavy rotation feeling.
Penn Spinfisher V Spinning Reels
The PENN Spinfisher V features our Water Tight Design so whether you dunk the reel in the surf, or let it ride in the spray all the way home, you don’t have to worry about saltwater getting into the gearbox or drag system.
Our Slammer® Drag System is a truly sealed drag system with a total of 3 HT-100 drag washers (1 on the top of the spool, 2 underneath the spool). A Full Metal Body and sideplate keep precise gear alignment under heavy loads.
Shimano Stradic C14+
Striking good looks, light weight with a solid feel, and an ultra smooth reeling experience combine to win the hearts of anglers around the globe. Incorporating exciting concepts like HAGANE gear, G Free Body, CI4+, X-SHIP, Core Protect, and the totally new Magnumlite Rotor which allows a super light feel when you turn the handle, the new Stradic CI4+ is built to last.
At Elite Tackle, Jeff is a big Stradic fan, calling it “the best light tackle reel for the buck”!
Quantum Cabo PTsE Spinning Reels
The Quantum® Cabo® PT™ saltwater spinning reel is engineered to shed the corrosive effects of saltwater and stand up to the most vicious fights inshore or offshore game fish can dish out.
Loaded with Quantum's legendary PT technology, including 8 PT bearings and super-hard PT gears. The Cabo utilizes hybrid ceramic bearings in high-load areas, and boasts a sealed Magnum™ CSC Drag and sealed Magnum Clutch.
Other features include a TiMag titanium fail-proof bail system with magnetic trip; LMS™ line management system with ball-bearing line roller; SaltGuard™ 2.0 multi-layer corrosion protection; and SCR™ alloy body and side cover.
SCR™ alloy rotor on 60 and 80 models Carbon Fiber composite rotor on 40 and 50 models.
SaltX Spinning Reel STX6000
NEW! Sealed against the salt with loads of power!
Forged and CNC machined A6061 Aluminum Body and Rotor
Fully Sealed Design Utilizes 14 Seals
Sealed Hammer Drag System
Digitally optimized S Drive Stainless Steel Face Gear
7 Sealed Stainless Steel Ball Bearings plus One Anti-Reverse bearing
Rotor brake with manually closing bail
Salt and sand are a universal constant for any surf fisherman. Keeping spray and crashing waves from damaging a reel is the goal of any high quality, high performance reel maker. The new Tsunami SaltX™ fully sealed spinning reel is, from the first sketches on blank paper, designed to keep working reliably in those worst conditions...season after season, trophy after big fish trophy.
The totally unique, fully sealed Tsunami SaltX™ series of Salt Water Proof spinning reels feature 14 precision internal seals in all of the key, strategic locations to shield critical components from harmful contaminants and any saltwater intrusion. These internal seals assure both long term protection and super smooth operation. The strong HAMMER carbon fiber drag system controls heavy lines and big fish with both smooth operation and plenty of power from its 50lb max drag rating. Seven sealed stainless steel bearings are wrapped in a forged and CNC machined 6016 high performance aluminum alloy body delivering light weight, strength, protection, precision and toughness. A heavy-duty, rotor brake controlled, fully manual bail system is found on each SaltX™ model for complete reliability. The precision machined aluminum spool is fully sealed and braid-ready with a built-in arbor band to assure the best control of super strong super-braids cast after smooth, long cast.
The 14 strategically located internal seals can be relied upon for years of use with minimal maintenance. The precision seals are placed at all of the locations where salt water and contaminants could be expected to penetrate the reel for extraordinary protection in all models. The precision all metal construction wraps an incredibly strong, digitally optimized S-DRIVE stainless steel main face gear and precision machined stainless steel pinon gear. Even the SaltX™ main shaft and oscillation cam are constructed of stainless steel alloy. The strong and reliable clutch bearing anti reverse mechanism is also stainless steel for longer life and greater precision. The combination of these high tech design features and precisely constructed components are what make the Tsunami SaltX™ spinning reels THE contender for your favorite go to reel for years to come.
Daiwa Saltiga Dogfight Spinning Reel
The New Saltiga Saltwater Spinning Reels continue with legendary Magsealed protection on the spool shaft and line roller. Daiwa is taking it to another level with its revolutionary NEW Magsealed Ball Bearing system. This new feature completely keeps the elements out of the ball bearings and endures the toughest fishing conditions. Daiwa engineers have set the bar and continue to advance the Sport of Fishing.
Stella SW has always lead the fishing world in durability, power and operability. New Stella SW builds on that tradition. Available in 8000, 10000 and 14000 sizes, Stella SW brings unmatched strength, reliability and ease of use to serious saltwater anglers. Featuring a Hagane body, Stella SW boasts a highly rigid metal construction. This means improved impact resistance and less body flex. At the heart of the reel, state of the art Hagane gears are cold forged for lasting durability and smoothness. Infinity Drive technology offers an improved winding experience, optimizing winding torque by 26%. Silent Drive further improves smoothness by eliminating worm shaft and drive gear play. An all new Shimano Heatsink Drag improves performance by transferring heat away from the spool, reducing spool surface temperature by up to 100 degrees. X-Protect and X-Shield ensure your investment is guarded from the harsh elements of a saltwater environment so you can fish with confidence. 2019 Stella SW is lighter, more powerful and more reliable than ever before.
FOR SERIOUS SALTWATER FISHING ACTION, THE TWIN POWER SW SPINNING REELS FUSE SHIMANO TECHNOLOGY FOR A REEL WITH OVERWHELMING POWER, DURABILITY AND RELIABILITY TO TACKLE ANY SITUATION IN ANY CONDITION. WITHIN THE TWIN POWER SW SERIES, ANGLERS WILL UNCOVER SHIMANO HAGANE REEL DESIGN CONCEPT FOR THE ABILITY TO FIGHT BIG, POWERFUL FISH WITH CONFIDENCE
Penn Fathom Star Drag Conventional Reel
The Fathom is a lightweight conventional reel that can be used for casting thanks to its “live” spindle. The reliability of a star drag system coupled with the HT-100 drag system makes the Fathom versatile and tough. Faster retrieve than most reels in this class.
Full metal frame and sideplates
Marine-grade bronze alloy main gear
Precision-machined stainless steel pinion gear
Live Spindle design
HT-100 drag system
5 shielded stainless steel ball bearings
Instant Anti-Reverse bearing with silent back up ratchet
Shimano Stradic 2500 FL Spinning Reel ST2500HGFL
ICAST 2019 Best Saltwater Reel Winner!
Never satisfied with “good enough,” Shimano always finds another way to improve your fishing experience. Introducing the new Shimano Stradic, the product of CONTINUOUS EVOLUTION. Now with Shimano’s Micro Module Gear II, you’ll experience a rotational smoothness and power transfer never before achieved in a reel at this price point. Couple Micro Module Gear II with Silent Drive, which fine tunes internal components to the highest tolerances possible, and you’ll agree the new Stradic approaches flagship level performance. Plus, Shimano’s X Protect water-repellent coating and specially designed, water channeling, labyrinth construction ensure a lifetime of top level performance by stopping water penetration in key areas without adding a heavy rotational feel. The C3000, 4000 and C5000 models come equipped with Shimano’s Cross Carbon Drag system, designed to endure and conquer the most blistering runs and the most powerful fish.
The 2500HGFL will hold 145 yards of 15lb test Power Pro. Rated drag is 20lbs. 35” of line retrieve per crank. 6.0:1 retrieve ratio.
Daiwa Saltiga Saltwater Spinning Reel
The New Saltiga Saltwater Spinning Reels continue with legendary Magsealed protection on the spool shaft and line roller. Daiwa is taking it to another level with its revolutionary NEW Magsealed Ball Bearing system. This new feature completely keeps the elements out of the ball bearings and endures the toughest fishing conditions.
MAG SEALED BB Line roller, Drive gear (Both side)
MAG SEALED Main Shaft
Hardbodyz body design
Zaion air rotor
Machined aluminum custom handle
ABS aluminum spool
Saltiga’s spinning reels have been redesigned to now have three Magsealed ball bearings. Daiwa has taken this revolutionary process of it’s magnetic oil system a step beyond. Daiwa has sealed the rotor bearing from the first generation of Magsealed reels but now has added three Magsealed ball bearings to enhance smoothness and prevent corrosion. Saltiga’s drive gear will now be sealed on both sides with Magsealed ball bearings and also the line roller to provide a better seal with less winding friction.