• HAGANE Gear and Body plus X-SHIP for efficient, reliable performance
• MicroModule II gearing and SilentDrive technology for ultra smooth, whisper quiet operation
• X-Protect water protection ensuring excellent performance whilst retaining lightweight rotation
• Long Stroke AR-C Spool increases casting distance
• Aero Wrap for excellent line lay
• Suitable for saltwater fishing
• OSCILLATION: Aero Wrap
• HANDLE: Screw in Aluminium with Septon Knob
• WATERPROOF DRAG: Yes
HG = High Gear / XG = Extra High Gear / C = Compact Body
Founded in the early 1920’s by Shozaburo Shimano, Shimano
started off as a company known for precision engineering. Today the company is regarded as one of the forerunners in product innovation and a leader in the industry.
Shimano prides itself on its ability to design and produce fishing tackle that features cutting edge technology such as High Efficiency Gearing (HEG), A-RB and TC4 Construction.
With more than 75 employees in the fishing tackle division in Irvine, California headquarters, Shimano American Corporation has a national sales force of 60 of the most seasoned professionals in the industry that have a passion for fishing.
With an eye towards the future, Shimano is heavily involved in youth development around the country and environmental and governmental affairs that help protect the land and sea.