"I bought this reel for a UL setup because of price and the brand name.
The reel works ok, but flexes a lot and, like the other reviewer stated, the handle works loose (especially when cast/retrieving)"... (read full reviews)
"This Martin reel is good for the money so if you are looking for something to last a lifetime, this reel isn't for you. If you are only the occasional fisher (i.e. 1-2 trips a month), then this reel"... (read full reviews)
"bought about year ago release button works maybe 50% of the time other fifty you have to help it not pleased with performance in retrieving to much left to chance stays in rod holder on boat as last"... (read full reviews)
"I was originally looking to get a Shimono 6500, but the $198.00 price tag was a little steep for me. Then I started to read the reviewers on the Daiwa Regal Plus Bite Run Heavy-Action Saltwater"... (read full reviews)
"I have the Agility combo and I use it quite often -- as much as my more expensive rods and reels because...well, because it works just fine and has held up well to a year's worth of saltwater fishing."... (read full reviews)
"This model is butter smooth and will be good for using it with bait then sticking it to a rod holder. I got mine with the intention of using it with lures and cranking fast it is a labor...I get"... (read full reviews)
"This Triggerspin reel has a definite place on the boat for panfishing.
Would like to see a return to the larger, older moder from the 1980's. Thatarticular larger Triggerspin was more versatile than"... (read full reviews)
"I bought this reel because I wanted an ultra-light reel for trout. this reel is very light weight and works well on a ultra-light rod. one of the things that I like about the reel is the long life"... (read full reviews)
"I bought this reel because I wanted a ultra-light reel for trout that came with an extra spool. I keep 2lb line on one spool and 4lb on the other and I use the 2lb spool when the trout are leader shy."... (read full reviews)
"I got this reel for fishing stripers. I look around and found this Daiwa reel. Has a real good drag. Great price. Got the 5000 series. Also used it for crab snare fishing. Worked great. The only"... (read full reviews)