Shimano Freshwater Core Casting Reels
Shimano CORE casting reels are designed to be the ultimate, lightweight baitcasting reels. Made with magnesium frames and side plates, and featuring Magnumlite spool construction, the standard version for all around fishing, weighs in at 6.1 ounces with a 6.2:1 gear ratio. The FV flipping version, equipped with Instagage II, oversized PV paddles and a 7.0:1 gear ratio to move fish out of cover fast. Shimano CORE casting reels all come with HEG, feature Shielded A-RB bearings and are designed to be as compact as possible for a comfortable, lightweight and maneuverable fishing experience. Made in Japan.
Features include:Ultra-Lightweight Magnesium Frame and Side plateUltra-Lightweight A7075 Aluminum Spool ConstructionMagnumlite Spool DesignS A-RB Ball BearingsA-RB Roller BearingHigh Efficiency Gearing (HEG)Super StopperSuper Free (SF)Variable Brake System (VBS)Reduced Mass VBS HubEscape HatchDartainium DragCold Forged Aluminum Drag StarClicking Drag AdjustmentAluminum Cast Control KnobRubber Shielded Cast Control KnobTapered Ti Level wind InsertCold Forged Aluminum Handle ShankDrilled Handle ShankSepton Handle GripsRecessed Reel FootHigh Speed 6.2:1 Gear Ratio (CORE100MG Only)Lightweight Aluminum Drive Gear (CORE100MG Only)Paddle Grips (CORE100MG Only)Super High Speed 7.0:1 Gear Ratio (CORE100MGFV Only)Heavy Duty Brass Drive Gear (CORE100MGFV Only)Instagage II (CORE100MGFV Only)PV Power Grips (CORE100MGFV Only)1/8 Turn Easy Access Attached Sideplate (CORE50/51MG Only)Approved for use in SaltwaterRated for use with Mono, Fluorocarbon and PowerPro linesMade in Japan