Salt Water Fishing Reels Chart

By Chuck Hawks


ClassTypeManufacturerNameModel #Mono line Cap.(yds./lb)Gear RatioWeight (oz)Notes
n/acastingShimanoCalcuttaCT-400S260/14, 210/17, 160/204.7:1n/a1-pc fr, ABS
n/acastingDaiwaSealineSL20SH300/146.1:114.3Graph, ABS
n/acastingShimanoCharter SpecialTR1000LD390/12, 330/14, 250/174.2:114.8Gr, LD, LW
n/acastingNewelln/a220-5200/20, 130/305.0:113.3Sts&Graph
*(15)castingPennSquidder146L[300/15], 220/203.3:116Ball bearing
n/acastingPennGTi310GTi325/154.3:116Graph, LW
n/acastingPennJigmaster501L500/124.0:120
n/a
n/acastingPennJigmaster506HS500/125.0:121Ball bearing
n/acastingAbu GarciaAmbassador7000C3270/204.1:1n/aBall bearing, LW
*(15)castingPennGS535GS400/15, [285/20]6.0:119Graph, ABS
n/acastingNewelln/a229-5290/205.0:113.9Sts&Graph
n/acastingDaiwaSealineSL30SH295/206.1:116.8Graph, ABS
n/acastingQuantumBig IronIR320300/205.1:1n/a1-pc fr, LW
n/acastingQuantumBig IronIR420CX300/206.1:1n/a1-pc fr. LW
n/acastingShimanoCharter SpecialTR 2000 LD480/14, 400/17, 300/204.2:117.1
n/a
n/acastingAbu GarciaAmbassadorSX 7700 CL305/204.1:1191-pc fr, ABS, LW
n/acastingShimanoCalcuttaCT-700S420/17, 310/20, 240/254.7:1n/a1-pc fr, ABS
n/acastingPennGTi320GTi320/204.5:119.5Graph, LW
n/atrollingOkumaTitus TI-30L460/15, 330/204.2:118.1Lever Drag
*(20)castingPennSquidder140L350/203.3:118Ball bearing
*(20)castingNewelln/a235-5350/205.0:114.3Sts&Graph
n/acastingShimanoTriton Star DragTLD 15-30S360/20, 290/255.2:116.6Graphite
n/acastingAbu GarciaAmbassador9000C380/20, [315/25]4.2/2.515.4Auto 2-sp, ABS
n/acastingQuantumBig IronIR330400/205.1:1n/a1-pc fr, LW
n/acastingQuantumBig IronIR430CX400/206.1:1n/a1-pc fr, LW
12 lb.IGFAPennInternational12T850/12, [405/20]4.0:128Lever Drag
*(25-30)castingPennJigmaster500L[405/20], [340/25], 275/304.0:122
n/a
*(25-30)castingPennJigmaster500HS[405/20], [340/25], 275/305.0:124ball bearing
n/abottom/trollPennLong Beach60275/302.5:119.5
n/a
*(25-30)castingPennGS545GS420/20, [350/25], [285/30]6.0:121Graph, ABS
n/acast/trollPennGLS25GLS425/20, [330/25]3.9:120Graph, LD
n/abottom/trollPennJigmaster500M450/20, 350/25, 300/304.0:124Sts. Spool
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game50H450/20, 350/25, 300/304.2:122.6
n/a
*(30)cast/trollShimanoTLDTLD-15450/20, 350/25, 300/304.2:118.6Graph, LD
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game300H310/303.7:122.9
n/a
n/atrollingOkumaTitus TI-50460/20, 385/25, [315/30]4.2:119.8Lever Drag
n/acastingNewelln/a332-5320/30, 250/405.0:116.6Sts&Graph
12 lb.IGFAFin-NorAHABLD 121000/12, [480/20]4.07:1n/aLever Drag
n/acastingShimanoSpeedmasterTSM 4480/20, 390/25, 330/306.0:117.66.0:1 gears
n/acastingShimanoTriton Star DragTLD 20-40S480/20, 390/25, 330/305.2:117.6Graphite
n/acastingPennGTi330GTi350/303.6:126Graph, LW
n/abottom/trollPennLong Beach65350/302.5:120.5
n/a
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game350H370/303.7:123.6
n/a
3/Ocast/trollPennSenator112H375/30, 200/503.7:125
n/a
*(30)castingNewelln/a338-5380/30, 300/405.0:116.9Sts&Graph
n/acastingDaiwaSealineSL50SH450/25, [385/30]6.1:122.2Graph, ABS
n/acastingAbu GarciaAmbassador10000C[585/20], 400/304.2/2.516.1Auto 2-sp, ABS
*(30)castingPennGS555GS600/20, [410/30]5.3:122Graph, ABS
n/atrollingOkumaTitus TI-80440/30, 350/404.2:122.8Lever Drag
n/acast/trollShimanoTLDTLD20700/20, 450/30, 330/403.6:123.6Graph, LD
20 lb. *(30)cast/trollShimanoTLD IITLD20II700/20, 450/30, 330/404.0/1.734.52-sp, Gr, LD
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game400H460/303.4:134.9
n/a
n/abottom/trollPennLong Beach66275/502.5:126
n/a
16 lbIGFAPennInternational16S1000/16, [475/30]4.5/2.0422-sp, LD
4/Ocast/trollPennGTi340GTi475/30, [355/40]3.25:133Graph, LW
n/atrollingPennGLS45GLS475/30, [355/40]3.9:130Graph, LD
4/OtrollingPennSenator113475/30, [355/40]2.1:130
n/a
4/OtrollingPennSenator113H475/30, [355/40]3.25:134Hi-speed
4/0 *(40)cast/trollPennSenator II113HL475/30, [355/40]3.25:131
n/a
20 lb.IGFAPennInternational20T750/20, [510/30]3.5:150Lever Drag
2.5/0IGFADuelTrolling ReelDL-25750/20, [510/30]4.5/1.5492-sp, LD
*(40)castingNewelln/a440-5400/40, 265/605.0:120.4Sts&Graph
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game450H420/403.4:136
n/a
n/abottom/trollPennLong Beach67325/502.5:127
n/a
n/acastingNewelln/a533-5.5330/50, 265/605.5:121.2Sts&Graph
4/OtrollingPennSenator113HSP575/30, [430/40]3.25:134
n/a
*(50)cast/trollShimanoTLDTLD25600/30, 450/40, 350/503.6:134.5Graph, LD
30lb *(50)cast/trollShimanoTLD IITLD30II600/30, 450/40, 350/504.0/1.735.82-sp, Gr, LD
4/0w *(50)cast/trollPennSenator II113HLW600/30, 450/40, 350/503.25:132
n/a
n/acastingNewelln/a447-5470/40, [365/50]5.0:120.6Sts&Graph
5/Ocast/trollPennGTi345GTi375/503.25:134Graph, LW
20 lb.IGFAFin-NorAHABLD 201000/20, [680/30], [510/40]3.46:1n/aLever Drag
20 lb.IGFAFin-NorAHAB 2LD20-21000/20, [680/30], [510/40]3.5/1.8n/a2-sp, LD
n/abottom/trollPennLong Beach68400/502.5:129
n/a
*(50)castingNewelln/a540-4.6[515/40], 400/50, 320/604.6:121.9Sts&Graph
n/acastingNewelln/a540-5.5[515/40], 400/50, 320/605.5:1n/aSts&Graph
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game600H520/40, [405/50]3.1:143.9
n/a
30 lb.IGFAPennInternational30T700/30, [525/40]3.5:156Lever Drag
n/acastingNewelln/a454-5540/40, 430/505.0:121Sts&Graph
n/acast/trollNewelln/a546-3.2460/503.2:1n/aSts&Graph
n/acastingNewelln/a546-4.6460/504.6:1n/aSts&Gra[h
6/Ocast/trollPennSenator II114HL475/502.8:147
n/a
n/atrollingOkumaTitusTI-90790/30, 500/503.1:145.6Lever Drag
n/acastingNewelln/a550-4.6500/50, 320/804.6:122Sts&Graph
6/OtrollingPennSenator114[675/40], 525/502.1:148
n/a
6/OtrollingPennSenator114H[675/40], 525/502.8:152Hi-speed
30 wIGFAPennInternational30TW900/30, [675/40], [525/50]3.8:159Lever Drag
30w *(60)IGFAPennInternational II30SW900/30, [525/50], [425/60]3.1/1.8632-sp, LD
4/0wIGFADuelTrolling ReelDL-40W940/303.4/1.4612-sp, LD
30 wIGFAFin-NorAHABLD30850/303.46:1n/aLever Drag
30 wIGFAFin-NorAHAB 2LD30w-2950/303.0/1.8n/a2-sp, LD
n/acast/trollNewelln/a641-3410/60, 350/803.0:124Sts&Graph
50 lb.IGFAPennInternational50T550/503.0:166Lever Drag
50 lbIGFAPennInternational II50S550/503.1/1.3672-sp, LD
50 lb.IGFAShimanoTiagraTi 50600/503.1/1.380.12-sp, LD
6/0w*(60-80)cast/trollPennSenator II114HLW625/50, [485/60], 375/802.8:150
n/a
9/OtrollingPennSenator115L675/50, 380/802.5:155
n/a
n/acast/trollNewelln/a646-3460/60, 400/803.0:124.5Sts&Graph
50 lb.cast/trollShimanoTLD IITLD50II700/50, [555/60]3.5/1.4562-sp, Gr, LD
50lb *(80)cast/trollShimanoTLD IITLD50IILR700/50, 440/803.5/1.4562-sp, Gr, LD
n/atrollingDaiwaBig Game900H720/502.9:154.5
n/a
50 wIGFAShimanoTiagraTi 50W850/503.1/1.3822-sp, LD
50w *(80)IGFAShimanoTiagraTi 50WLRS550/803.1/1.3822-sp, LD
50 wIGFAPennInternational50TW850/503.0:167.5Lever Drag
50w *(80)IGFAPennInternational II50SW850/503.1/1.3682-sp. LD
50 wIGFAFin-NorAHABLD50800/503:00n/aLever Drag
50 wIGFAFin-NorAHAB 2LD50W-2900/503.1/1.3n/a2-sp, LD
n/atrollingOkumaTitus TI-100930/503.1:148.7Lever Drag
6/0 wIGFADuelTrolling ReelDL-60W1000/503.4/1.4772-sp, LD
80 lb.IGFAPennInternational80T750/80, 550/1302.7:180.5Lever Drag
80lb *(100)IGFAPennInternational II80ST750/80, 550/1303.1/1.41122-sp, LD
12/OtrollingPennSenator116L800/802.1:185
n/a
80 wIGFAShimanoTiagraTi 80W950/80, 625/1303.1/1.31132-sp, LD
80 wIGFAPennInternational80TW950/80, 625/1302.7:185.5Lever Drag
80w *(100)IGFAPennInternational II80STW950/80, 625/1303.0/1.41182-sp, LD
9/0 wIGFADuelTrolling ReelDL-90W1000/803.0/1.21252-sp, LD
80 wIGFAFin-NorAHABLD80W1000/803.0:1n/aLever Drag
80 wIGFAFin-NorAHAB-2LD80W-21000/803.1/1.4n/a2-sp, LD
14/OtrollingPennSenator117L750/1301.6:1137
n/a
130 lb.IGFAPennInternational II130ST950/1302.2/1.21952-sp, LD
16/OtrollingPennSenator118950/1301.6:1174
n/a
12/0 wIGFADuelTrolling ReelDL-120W970/1302.5/1.01452-sp, LD

*( )=Recommended; ABS=Anti-Backlash System; Sts=Stainless steel; LW=Level Wind; [ ]=estimate.



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