Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel
Sometimes, how the fish interact with your bait makes all the difference between a successful hookup or missing out altogether. Snapper and jewfish are two prime fish examples where if you're not using the right reel, you may have difficulty getting any hook-setting action. These two fish are renowned for being overly greedy and will often steal your bait before you even have a chance to set the hook. That is where the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel excels, as it's designed to give you the edge when fishing for these fish.
The key to the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel's success is its unique Bite'N'Run drag system, allowing the fish to take the bait without feeling any resistance. That gives you time to set the hook before the fish can dash towards the horizon with your bait, leaving you with nothing but an empty line.
Whether you're fishing for snapper, jewfish, or any other fish that have a habit of stealing baits, the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel is worth considering. Its unique drag system will give you the edge over the mentioned species and help you land more fish than ever before, whether from the beach, rocks or a boat.
Features and Specifications
- Model: 2022 release and current Bite'N'Run Series
- Ball bearings 5+1
- A unique system that disengages the main drag
- Max Drag: 10Kg
- Gear Ratio: 4.7:1
- Reel Handle Position: Right OR Left
- Fishing Type: Saltwater, Inshore, Offshore, Surf, Rock
- Anglers type: Beginner to Experienced
What sizes of Free swimmer BR Fishing Reels are available?
The Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel is currently available in two sizes; the 8000 or the 10,000
The 8000 has a Braid fishing line capacity of: 400m/PE3, 300m/PE4 or 250m/PE5. In mono the 8000 has a capacity of: 300m/16lb, 250m/20lb or 200m/25lb.
The 10000 has a Braid fishing line capacity of: 400m/PE4, 300m/PE5 or 250m/PE6. In mono the 10000 has a capacity of: 300m/20lb, 250m/25lb or 200m/30lb.
Weight: 8000/630g, 10000/640g
Please Note: the price is for one single reel only. Please select the size you wish to purchase when making your online order.
How does the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel drag system work?
The Daiwa Free swimmer BR is made to give you the edge over fish notorious for stealing baits from your hooks. The reel's unique drag system allows the fish to take the bait without resistance, giving you time to set the hook at the appropriate moment.
What is the Gear Ratio of the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel?
The Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel has a gear ratio of 4.7:1, meaning that for every complete turn of the handle, the rotor will rotate 4.7 times. That is a relatively standard gear ratio for spin reels and is suitable for most bait-angling applications.
What type of baits work best with the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel?
Whether you are fishing with live baits, whole squid, strips of mullet or pilchards, the Daiwa Free swimmer is designed to work well with a wide variety of baits.
Can I spin with the Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel?
Yes, you can use the Daiwa Free swimmer as a spinning reel. However, it was designed as a bait fishing reel and works best as such. It also has a lower gear ratio, making it less ideal for fast-paced spinning.
What Rods match best with the Free swimmer Fishing Reel?
The Daiwa Free swimmer is a versatile reel that can be matched with various rods depending on your fishing application. For bottom fishing offshore, a heavier rod in the 6-7ft range would be ideal with a line rating of 10Kg or more, while for fishing the beaches or rocks, a longer rod in the 10-12ft range rated 8-10Kg or more would be appropriate.
Daiwa Free swimmer BR Fishing Reel For Sale
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