"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)
"seems to work well but as of yet haven't got a fish to test drag and feel (weather has been too cold and windy for a fair test). Biggest problem is fits very poorly in seat in rod, wobbles and won't"... (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 got this reel as A back up reel and after testing it out all I can say is wow This thing is smooth and can cast way out there one of the smoothest casting reels ive fished with. And for under 8"... (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)
"The pitcher of this reel was slightly misleading not the one I got but same model number it is awesome for big cat fish here on the lake were I live I put 80lb test line own it and I can catch"... (read full reviews)
"I have the next size smaller reel but needed this one for enough line for leadcore, okuma is a high quality brand and these reels handle the big ones its also a sharp looking reel and you cant beat"... (read full reviews)
"YOU CAN SWITCH THE HANDLE SIDE - unlike the other review says, you CAN switch it. Mine came left handed so I switched it to right handed, easy as any other reel.
This is a great reel for the money -"... (read full reviews)