Reels

What Is Daiwa’s “Magseal”? (Is It Worth Paying For?)

What exactly does "Magseal" by Daiwa mean in terms of the construction of some of their reels? Are the reels fully water resistant? Magseal...
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You’ve Got To See The Inner Workings Of A Sealed Spinning Reel

Have you ever seen the inner workings of a spinning reel? If you know where the seals are inside of your reel, you can prevent...
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The Daiwa Eliminator Spinning Reel Review (Pros, Cons, & Features)

If you're on the market for a new spinning reel at an affordable price, the Daiwa Eliminator series of spinning reels may be the perfect...
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Why Your Spinning Rod Should Always Cost More Than Your Reel

Some anglers may think that the spinning reel does all of the work. But this is simply not true! Listen in as we explain exactly WHY your...
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The New Daiwa Saltist MQ Reel Review (Pros & Cons)

Have you heard about the new Daiwa Saltist MQ reel? It's super durable and will stand up to the harshest conditions but if you don't have...
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Should You Use Braid Ready Spools Or Put On A Mono Backing?

What is the best type of spool for braided line? Braid-ready spools offer a seal that helps you tie braid directly to the spool but if you...
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The Best Affordable Spinning Reel For Big Tarpon And Sharks

Are you looking for an affordable big game spinning reel? The Daiwa BG 4500 packs a punch and you won't believe how much it...
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What Is The Best Spinning Reel Size For Your Inshore Setup

Are you using the wrong spinning reel size for your rod, line, and species? Chances are good that you might be making this mistake. So...
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The New Daiwa Saltist MQ Wins Best Saltwater Reel At ICast

Want to know the features of the newly awarded "Best Saltwater Reel" at ICast? And is this spinning reel right for you? Find out...
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Daiwa Ballistic MQ LT Reveal & Breakdown At ICast

The new Daiwa Ballistic MQ was revealed at iCast this week. We're breaking down the specs, what's new, and why this reel may be your next...
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Quick Tip To Spool Your Spinning Reel To Avoid Line Twists

Are you spooling your reels to avoid line twists? Line twists in your braided line can lead to wind knots and tangles. But if you do this...
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Are You Choosing the Right Gear Ratio Spinning Reel?

Do you know the difference between high and low gear ratio? And what is more important: gear ration or inches per turn? If you don't know...
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Daiwa Ballistic Reel Review (One Year Of On-The-Water Performance)

Could the Daiwa Ballistic inshore spinning reel be the strongest and lightest on the market? There are many features that make this one of...
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Inshore Saltwater Fishing Equipment Cheat Sheet [Rods, Reels, Lines, & Lures]

See the cheat sheet lessons showing the best fishing equipment for catching redfish, seatrout, snook, and flounder from inshore fisheries.
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Daiwa BG Vs. Daiwa BG MQ (Which One Is For You?)

Is the Daiwa BG MQ really worth the extra cost over the Daiwa BG? There are many features that set these two reels apart but the biggest...
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