"I bought one of these reels five years ago. I have used it hard. I have had the line respooler come apart while fishing Walleye, i called for customer service and they only charged me for shipping and"... (read full reviews)
"I have been using OKUMA reels for over 8years now. I used to fish BIG flatheads in central Kansas on the rivers and dams. I brought all of my gear to FL just due to the fact that i cant turn away from"... (read full reviews)
"I now own three oKuma EPIXOR reels.
An ef20b-ef55b and a ef80b.
These reels are good for freshwater and saltwater.
With 10 bearings and a fantastic drag system these reels have held up under all"... (read full reviews)
"This reel is so smooth with no reverse play. I highly recommend it for the experienced pro or 1st time user. Buying a high quality reel saves you lots of money and headaches in the long run ...and its"... (read full reviews)
"I just bought two more Epixor 30B's since I have been extremely happy with the two I already had. I also own a couple of Shimano's that cost twice as much as the Okuma. In my opinion the Okuma reels"... (read full reviews)
"I've had this reel for 5yrs and it still acts as if I've had it for 2weeks. if caught 80-100lb fish with this reel and its never given me problems. This reel can be used with 6lb mono- my suggested"... (read full reviews)
"This Shimano Sedona 2500 is the best value for a 6.2:l reel I have found. It feels good in your hand, and it has a very smooth retrieve. I used it on Buggs Island (Kerr Lake) again today."... (read full reviews)
"This reel is light, smooth and quiet. You cannot ask for more quality. I use this in big and small lakes, fishing for kokanee or bass. If you use a heavy 2+ oz weight and thick line 12+ lb mono, you"... (read full reviews)
"I got the 12k size. It's the best reel I know for saltwater fishing with a free spool switch. It was too big for WA coast down rigging so I exchanged it for a smaller size. Can't wait til it arrive!"... (read full reviews)
"This reel handles superbly. The drag is very smoothe, and it is perfectly balanced for a spinner. I have landed many large fish, both in fresh and salt water and consider this reel a joy to use."... (read full reviews)
"This is one solid made fishing reel. It feels nice and cast out with no issues. The front drag works great and you can hold a lot of fishing line. This is my second Shimano reel and I say you can’t go"... (read full reviews)