"This is not a bad reel at all! It takes practice to get used to the mechanics of it, I use spinner reels (the ones you have to flip the bail to let the line out). You have to read what is recommended"... (read full reviews)
"The only thing wrong with this purchase was that the reel is burgundy and not red.
Not a big thing to me but some said they like the red better. It's a great reel and
I've caught tons of fish with"... (read full reviews)
"I have had a Shimano AX2000 that I bought 15 years ago that I really loved. The quickfire trigger system works great and make the whole thing easy to operate with one hand.
I am going on a Canada Fly"... (read full reviews)
"I am using the reel on a downrigger rod. Caught a dozen lakers on it the first day out, the reel worked great. Nice drag and anti backlash. Reel is heavier than comparable size Daiwa and Shimano reels"... (read full reviews)
"Great Reel for the price. I've been using Jigmasters for over 30 years and have had only one fail during use. They are great for small to medium sized Tuna, White Seabass and Yellowtail as well as"... (read full reviews)
"Just got my Black Max and spooled it up with 14 lb Cajun. The Black Max is very smooth reeling, casts a mile (with a little practice), and the adjustments are extremely smooth and responsive.If you're"... (read full reviews)
"This is my second RD30 Outdoor Angler reel. I really like reels with the rear drags and most reels have the front drag. Thus I bought one and tried it out. It works fine. It did take a while for the"... (read full reviews)