Shimano made its name by creating high performance and heavy duty reels, and those traits are in full display on the Shimano Tekota 700 Overhead Fishing Reel
The Tekota 700 Overhead belays a durability and longevity that very few reels in the market can match.
The Shimano Tekota Fishing Reel Model 700 is a great reel built in the mould of the traditional reels, but comes equipped with advanced features found only in Shimano’s own high-performance overheads. The extra strong gear and retrieve ratio of 4:2:1 alone is enough to make any angler hooked to this product.
The Shimano Tekota 700 Overhead Fishing Reel also comes with an extremely robust level wind and a super smooth Dartanium drag washers providing a super smooth drag.
Designed to be used in all sorts for offshore fishing, the Shimano Tekota 700 Fishing Reel can be used with monofilament line, but makes a great reel to use with braided lines.
♦ Mono capacity 11kg / 375m
♦ Capacity Power Pro 50lb / 735yds
♦ Gear ratio of 4.2:1
♦ Retrieve per crank is 84cm
♦ The bearings for this reel are 3+1
♦ Max Drag 11kg
♦ Weight 815g
♦ Levelwind mechanism
♦ Diecast Aluminum Frame
♦ Stamped Aluminum Right Sideplate
♦ Aluminum Braced Graphite Non-Handle Side Plate
♦ Aluminum Spool
♦ Rod Clamp
The Shimano Tekota 700 OVerhead reel matches up with overhead rods ranging in length from 1.5m to 2.2m in length, the Tekota reel can be used on a fishing rod with standard guides or a rod with roller guides. The Tekota 700 is great for bottom bouncing for flathead, pearl perch, snapper or morwong or as a trolling reel for pelagic like tuna, kingfish, wahoo and mackerel. The Shimano Tekota Overhead can be used with either standard mono fishing or braided super lines
♦ Heavy duty and durable overhead reel can handle the harsh saltwater environment and the tough fighting fish that inhabit it
♦ Effective in all types of fishing conditions; drifting baits, trolling or bottom bouncing the Shimano Tekota can handle it
♦ One of the best deepwater braid reels in the market popular for deepwater fishing using zero stretch braided lines
Fishing the deep water or trolling in the cobalt blue the Tekota 700 Overhead reel from Shimano has got you covered!