"I realize that you can pay $300 and more for a high quality reel but it is not necessary for the every day fisherman. This unit cast's well and long distance. Good quality and I highly recommend it. I"... (read full reviews)
"The reel is very smooth. Hard finding reels with trigger anymore, which I love. Spirex is more money but is subject to freezing up a bit when it gets wet. I don't seem to have that problem with"... (read full reviews)
"I do a lot of river fishing for catfish. The Zebco 808 is a great baitcasting reel. It holds up to a lot of abuse. Would recommend this reel to anyone, and the price you just cant beat. Good luck on"... (read full reviews)
"Too cold to use fishing, but cast in the yard, no birds nest. Brake worked well. Used a 2 oz practice weight. Not sure how it will cast with lure alone, warmer weather will tell.
Well built, Still"... (read full reviews)
"have used pinnacles reels for past six years, have only sent one back for repairs. matix xlt is by far the best yet. it out performes other reels costing $249.00. for largemouth bass fishing it can't"... (read full reviews)